Ricki Lake - Ricki Lake Injures Herself On Dwts
Ricki Lake has injured herself while rehearsing for 'Dancing with the Stars' but is thrilled because she has already lost weight.
Ricki Lake has injured herself while rehearsing for 'Dancing with the Stars'.
The former TV talk show host - who is partnered with Derek Hough on the celebrity dance show - twisted her ankle while practicing her moves.
Despite the painful injury Ricki refused to be taken to hospital.
She tweeted a picture of foot and wrote: "Look, my first injury. #DWTS @derekhough. Don't ask how it happened. #Drickilous (sic)"
Although she has hurt herself, 42-year-old Ricki - who has been open about her struggle with her weight in the past - is thrilled to be taking part because she has already started shifting the pounds.
She said: "Guess which celeb dancer on #DWTS already lost 5 inches...Hint-this one!!! #Drickilous @derekhough :) (sic)"
Ricki is not the only contestant getting in shape on the programme, Chaz Bono has already lost 5lbs according to his dance partner Lacey Schwimmer.
Lacey said: "He's lost 5lbs in six days. It's so great. He says he's not eating any differently, he's just dancing.
"He's such a great guy. He is so nice, and he's such a kind person. He's awesome. I couldn't have asked for a better partner this time."