'Dancing With the Stars' Host Brooke Burke Weighs in on Guest Judge Paula Abdul (EXCLUSIVE VIDEO)

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Viewers have never seen a season of ABC’s Dancing With the Stars like this one. Aside from being an All-Star season, there has never been a guest judge on the talent competition. Paula Abdul was the first.

“We loved having her, she’s so fun,” DWTS host Brooke Burke told Celebuzz recently at a Brita and Alliance for a Healthier Generation event in Pasadena, Calif.

“I’ve always been a fan,” she added. “I think it was a blast. I loved seeing her go after Bruno [Tonoli].”

Putting together the All-star cast was not easy.

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“I think it’s really hard to compile an All-Star cast,” The 41-year-old tells us. “You know, our producers said in the very beginning it’s literally taken 15 seasons to put together the right cast.”

Burke says it takes a special kind of person to become an All-Star. “You’ve got to be kind of crazy to do our show and then to come back and do it again. Especially if you are a champion.”

But one thing’s for sure the mother of four loves all the changes. “It’s my favorite season so far,” she explained.

Watch our full interview with Burke above.

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  • ZZ
    ZZ

    This article is wrong. Paula was not the first guest judge. They've had Michael Flatley and Baz Luhrmann before Paula.

  • hate brooke
    hate brooke

    Before she said she would like to dance again, now she's saying you’ve got to be kind of crazy to do it again. You know she wanted to dance with Derek. She get jealous of all his partners.

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