With over 20 years dancing experience and several championship titles under her belt, Emmy nominated professional dancer Cheryl Burke, has tangoed and sambaed her way into the hearts of millions through the hit ABC television show Dancing with the Stars and recently became the show’s first professional dancer to appear in the finals seven times and the semi-finals ten times, becoming champion twice with Emmitt Smith in Season 3 and Drew Lachey in Season 2.
On February 26, 2006, they were crowned the champions of Dancing with the Stars.Maks is a good kisser."Burke also spills that nothing ever happened with Derek Hough, but the same can't be said for Mark Ballas. There Was No Tom Cruise Connection: Rumors started flying last year that the pair exchanged numbers, but that wasn't the case. I won't be able to come back 'til next season."She added, "Anyone over the age of 65 I wanted to jump," but clarified that Wayne Newton is not part of that mix."He was actually lovely."No, we never exchanged phone number so that's a complete lie," she said, and added that he's not really her type."No, we never went on a date that's false," Burke added and reassured she wouldn't go on a date with Cruise.3. But at first, after coming off of Drew Lachey, literally, Emmitt Smith, Ian Ziering, and then Wayne Newton.Andrew John "Drew" Lachey (born August 8, 1976) is an American singer and actor.He is known as a member of 98 Degrees, the winner of the second season of Dancing with the Stars, and the younger brother of Nick Lachey. He was a combat medic in the United States Army, was an emergency medical technician (EMT) in NYC, worked in a deli, and was a camp counselor at the age of 16.