"His people would call staffers 20 times a day, changing rehearsal times, canceling shoots and even suggesting things like camera angles and poses," says the show insider. "It's like, we've done 11 seasons! We know what we're doing!"
Not only was The Hoff's work habits grating, so was his personality. "He talks more than anyone I have ever met. And I have yet to have one conversation with him that makes sense."
Even his partner Kym Johnson was disappointed. "At first, Kym thought getting Hoff as a partner was quite a coup," says the insider. "But then quickly realized it was a mistake. She is so disappointed!"