Dancing with the Stars pro Louis van Amstel loves a transformation. Look what he did for Kelly Osbourne, who credits him with changing her life — the weight loss, the healthy look, the everything. This season, he’s trying to bring out the classy side of Playboy model Kendra Wilkinson. And when TheDanceStew.com asked for names of celebs he’d like to see compete on upcoming seasons of DWTS, Louis picked none other than Lindsay Lohan, whose public image is certianly less than spotless.
As Louis explains, “One thing I can say about me, I will get the most and the best out of my partners. It’s what gives me the inspiration to keep doing what I’m doing. I pick her because I think she needs to get back out there, but in a protective environment. And I think that Dancing With The Stars would be a perfect new start for her.”
Not only do the pros and other staff work hard, they also protect stars from unwelcome questions. “When the media comes in, it is with the idea to talk about Dancing With The Stars,” Louis says. “If they try to ask something else, or something that’s too personal, our publicist would right away help her and cut it off." And we all know how much help Lindsay needs keeping her personal life out of the press...
Read the full interview for a lot more from Louis, including details on how he got most of the pros their starts on DWTS.