Teresa Giudice, who plays Pacha Pashkov in the first episode of Dancing with the Stars, danced the tango to Rihanna's song, We Found Love. During the performance, the Bravo personality paid homage to a scene in the RHONJ season 1 finale.
Kim DePaola, an RHONJ alum, discussed Giudice's participation on Dancing with the Stars during a September 2022 episode of the Behind the Velvet Rope podcast. She said she will come back to see her previous castmate perform.
Im going to watch it, I will not vote for her, but I will watch her. And I hope she goes a long way, because I believe she will succeed, according to the fashion designer.
She then stated that she did not believe Giudice was intelligent enough to excel at dancing.
The only problem is she isn't very bright, you know she's a couple french fries short of a Happy Meal. How is she going to do one, two, one, two, three, and four, that's going to be the issue, but I believe she'll do fine, according to DePaola.
During her dance, Teresa Giudice talked about flipping the table.
Giudice talked about her routine with Extra TV after her first Dancing with the Stars performance. She explained that she was not averse to performing in front of a live studio audience.
I was adamant and I did my best, and I can probably you know I have no dance training, so I know every week if I stay on, if my fans vote for me, I'll give it my all I can give it, but I'm only going to improve, according to Giudice.
The mother of four explained why she decided to honor her iconic table flip moment.
I did it for my fans. I know they enjoy the whole table flip thing, and this time I did it with a smile, said Giudice.
In a September 2022 interview with Entertainment Tonight, the star of RHONJ made similar remarks about the table flip.
I knew what I was like at the time, but then,] Im like, You know what? I know my followers will love it. I did it for them. And this time I did it with a smile on my face, according to Giudice.
Teresa Giudice reveals how her husband has felt about her dancing with the stars.
Giudice disclosed that her husband, Luis Louie Ruelas, has been supportive of her participating in Dancing with the Stars during a separate September 2022 Entertainment Tonight interview.
Luis is a million percent person who is always supportive of me and who is going to cheer me on. He is Latino so he knows how to move so I have to make him proud, according to Bravo's star.
Giudice and Ruelas wed on August 6, 2022. On September 6, 2022, the mother of four took to Instagram to commemorate her one-month wedding anniversary. The photo caption explains that her wedding was a dream come true.
Babe, your devotion to us is beyond my expectations. We thank you for always extending our love and support to us, and I look forward to sharing more wedding photos and videos with you soon.