Sherri Shepherd On 'The View' — I Didn't Cheat On 'Dancing With The Stars'

Thu, March 15, 2012 12:06pm EDT by 1 Comment

Sherri vehemently denies she was practicing with ‘DWTS’ professional Maksim Chmerkovskiy before being cast on the show!

Sherri Shepherd, 44, was accused of practicing with Dancing With The Stars professional dancer Maksim Chmerkovskiy before the casting announcement was made, according to, but the site quickly deleted the “exclusive” report after Sherri denied the rumors on The View

“I am not cheating! I have NEVER danced with Val! Or Maks!” Sherri exclaimed on the show on March 15.

To make things clear, Sherri’s dancing partner isn’t even Maks — she’s actually slated to dance with his brother Val Chmerkovskiy!

Dancing With The Stars Season 14 premiere begins on March 19 on ABC at 8 p.m.!

–Giovanna Pagliarulo

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