Dancing With the Stars professional Daniella Karagach has examined optimistic for COVID-19 and thus won’t be performing within the stay present on Monday, September 26. Her companion, Joseph Baena, has examined unfavourable and can dance with troupe member Alexis Warr.
“Sadly, Daniella Karagach examined optimistic in a single day for Covid. She is totally asymptomatic and is self-quarantining. Everybody who has been in shut contact together with her has examined unfavourable,” a consultant for the present mentioned in a press release. “Dance troupe member Alexis Warr will step in and dance with Joseph in Daniella’s place tonight. Following our strict protocols, these thought-about shut contacts to Daniella will probably be masked on tonight’s present.”
Karagach’s husband, Pasha Pashkov, is dancing this season with Teresa Giudice.
4 instances of COVID have been reported among the many DWTS crew after the September 19 stay premiere on Disney+. A spokesperson on the time mentioned the crew members have been in “fully totally different departments that do not need in-person contact with one another, primarily based on our pod system.”
“Contact tracing was instantly performed. All shut contacts have been notified and placed on an elevated testing cadence. No shut contact of the 4 optimistic manufacturing staff has since examined optimistic,” they continued, including the “whole set has been disinfected and as an additional precaution, we requested nearly all of staff to earn a living from home.”
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