When a publicist pulled Kym away for some solo shots, Robert looked at her adoringly, taking pictures with a personal camera phone as he admired his pro getting cozy inside the gala, I chatted with them on the carpet, and Robert admitted (or let slip) some rather amazing personal details—he's taking Kym on an exotic vacation!What prompted Robert to reveal such personal information? It all started last Tuesday night when I interviewed Robert and Kym at the and told them fans wanted to "ship" them (a.k.a. One of the cutest moments occurred when a clearly confused Robert responded, "Where are they shipping us to?Behind the scenes, when Dovolani's son Adrian was about nine-months-old, Lina was the first one to notice that he wasn't developing the same way as his twin sister. Tony remembers their reaction: "We thought, 'Okay we are going to be a great family.' We have always done work with special needs and the fact that this happened in our family, we were like, 'Alright, we are prepared for it.'" In a poignant and uplifting interview, Dovolani shared his thoughts and feelings on fatherhood and raising a child with special needs.Coping and Learning From Children With Special Needs Currently, the CDC estimates that one in 68 children in the U. were identified with autism spectrum disorder (ADS) and the number continues to rise.Then Robert, with the bombshell of the night, replied, "We're going somewhere else."You guys realize what he just revealed? It's so sexy.")In other news, former pros Karina Smirnoff and Anna Trebunskaya returned for the special tomorrow night, so why wasn't Cheryl Burke there with them?Not that he to go on a trip with Kym, but he's already planned it or is in the midst of planning it. At the Race to Erase MS Gala, Cheryl was honest and explained that politics came into play.Just recently he opened his own studio, Dance with Me USA, with best friends and DWTS partners Maksim “Maks” and Valentin “Val” Chmerkovskiy, bringing modern ballroom dancing to everyone.
If you treat your family the way they should be treated, then your family will always, always be there for you -- through your successes, your failures, through everything." He feels if he can impart this value to his three children, then he will have been a successful dad.
After all, the pro became so frustrated during a rehearsal with Kate that he quit and walked out of the dance studio.
Tony and Martina's "Anderson" interview airs Friday, March 30.
“I think he just had a human moment to let us go, because he probably knew that we would die if he reported us.” Today, the exceptionally humble Dancing with the Stars dancer credits his adopted country for his fighting chance to stay safe and succeed in life.
“When somebody hands you your life back from the brink of it being taken from you, you have to do something meaningful, otherwise it would have been a waste of a save,” he says. In the past 14 years he has mastered a new language, raised a family, snagged the world ballroom championship, and danced with the stars.