Christie Brinkley’s model daughter, Sailor Brinkley-Cook, was “so afraid” to replace her famous mother on Dancing With the Stars.
The 21 year old actioned in at the last minute after Brinkley tripped and broke her arm during rehearsals recently, and she confesses she was “frightened” at the thought of performing live.
” I didn’t want to initially, truthfully,” she tells People publication. “I was frightened. It was a very scary thing for me. The whole idea of having to be live on phase, be on TV (and) dancing, that’s something I have actually never ever done prior to.”
Yet Sailor picked to utilize her worry as motivation when she made her launching on the new season of the hit show on Monday night.
” I was so terrified, but that was the reason I had to do it,” she includes. “I had to exceed the fear. I had to be more powerful than the important things that scare me.”
The blonde appeal, who wowed the crowd with a samba, can likewise count her mom’s assistance throughout the series.
Her happy mama says, “Sailor is truly one fearless, strong, fantastic person who just constantly impresses me.”