Nicole “Snooki” Polizzi is supporting her “Jersey Shore Family Vacation” co-star Vinny Guadagnino on the upcoming season of “Dancing With the Stars” — even when she’s tempted to vote for Selma Blair.
“I’m like, ‘Ugh,’ as a result of I really like Selma and she or he’s with Sasha [Farber], who was my accomplice,” the fact star, 34, tells Page Six solely whereas selling Season 2 of MTV’s “Messyness.”
“I’m like, ’S—t, however I’ve to vote for Vinny. But, like, I type of need her to win. But I need Vinny to win,’” she elaborates.
“It’s so arduous while you watch that present as a result of you’ve your favorites. It’s like, ‘Who do I really need to push for extra?’”
Polizzi — who competed for the mirrorball trophy throughout 2013’s Season 17 — says that she is “clearly” voting for Guadagnino, 34, regardless of her inside wrestle.
Looking again on her personal expertise within the ballroom, the Messy Mawma Wine founder is urging Guadagnino to relish within the pleasure.
“I used to be like, ‘Vinny, you’re going to find it irresistible. It’s a lot enjoyable. Enjoy it,’” she says of the easy recommendation she gave her castmate. “It’s loads of arduous work, however it’s simply such a enjoyable expertise.”
Polizzi needs she might “do it over once more” herself as she describes “DWTS” because the “neatest thing I’ve ever performed in my life.”
Most notably, the mother of three — who shares children Lorenzo, 10, Giovanna, 7, and Angelo, 3, with husband Jionni LaValle — credit the present for her present movement as a working mum or dad.
“At that point, as a result of I solely had my Lorenzo and he was two, simply juggling the truth that I’m a working mother at that time,” she says of the private evolution she went by in the course of the grueling — but rewarding — course of.
“I used to be hardly residence, I used to be doing the practices, which have been six hours a day, after which flying to LA after which going again to Jersey, it was simply loads of work,” she provides.
“I hardly noticed Lorenzo and it helped me begin coping with the mother guilt of working, but in addition ensuring that I’m nonetheless working. So that was an enormous factor for me.”
Polizzi — who positioned eighth in her season — says she would gladly return to the ballroom ought to one other “All-Stars” season be green-lit. (The first and solely “All-Stars” season aired in 2012.)
“I at all times say, ‘When are you guys going to do “All-Stars” [again]?’ Because everybody who didn’t make it that [far], you realize, [and] type of had an opportunity, might we do this once more?” she says. “I might die to do it once more.”
Guadagnino — who is paired with professional dancer Koko Iwasaki — caught up with Page Six final week when he was introduced as a competitor, expressing his gratitude for Polizzi’s knowledge.
“You can be taught the steps, however how do you add that character? How do you add that aptitude? She is aware of how to do this,” he advised us. “Because we’re not skilled dancers, so we’ve received to work with what we’ve received with our personalities.”
“Messyness” Season 2 premieres Thursday, Sept. 15, at 9 p.m. ET on MTV. Meanwhile, the all-new season of “Dancing With the Stars” premieres Monday, Sept. 19 at 8 p.m. ET/5 p.m. PT on Disney+.