Sarah Palin will attend 'Dancing with the Stars' premiere
By: Amy Andrews | Published Monday, September 20, 2010, 1:00 PM | Updated Friday, September 9, 2011, 9:50 PM
, the former Alaska
governor and United States
vice presidential candidate will be attending this years "Dancing with the Stars
" premiere to support her daughter, Bristol
, who is taking part in the competition.
Speaking on "The Tonight Show
" Bristol said that she is leaning on her mother for emotional support.
"She's my number-one cheerleader and I can't wait for her to come watch the performances and just see me in a whole new light," said Bristol.
TMZ have reported that Bristol and her professional dance partner, Mark Ballas, will dance the cha cha to "Mama Told Me Not to Come" on the Monday night premiere.
This is the 11th season of the dance competition. This year Palin is competing for the mirrorball trophy alongside Florence Henderson, Jennifer Grey, David Hasselhoff, reality TV stars Mike "The Situation" Sorrentino from "Jersey Shore
," Audrina Patridge from "The Hills," and singers Michael Bolton and Brandy.
The premiere will of "Dancing with the Stars" airs on Monday at 8 pm ET on ABC