DWTS Judge Carrie Ann Inaba: Top 10 Facts You Need To Know

Published:7:29 pm EDT, May 6, 2013| Updated:7:29 pm EDT, May 6, 2013|
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This Hawaiian Hottie isn't your average judge. The DWTS Queen Carrie Ann Inaba is more than meets the eye. She was actually a very popular singer in Tokyo during the 80's. She owns her own production company titled EnterMediArts, Inc. She's posed for sexy men's magazines. Hmmm, what else? Oh, yea, and she's single. Just sayin'...

1. She's Got The Right Stuff.

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Stuff Magazine that is... Who would have thought that underneath all those DWTS ball gowns was this sexy thing?

2. Two Words: Fook Yu.

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Yes, folks. Believe it or not, DWTS Judge Carrie Ann was Fook Yu of "Fook Yu and Fook Me" from the Austin Powers series.

3. Carrie Ann Made Out With Madonna.

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Well, she didn't, but she might as well have by the looks of it. Miss Carrie Ann accompanied Madonna on her world tour as a back-up dancer to promote the album Erotica. Bravo, Carrie Ann!

4. Sexy Men Overwhelm Her.

Many of us suffer from this, but it usually doesn't happen to us on LIVE television.

5. Carrie Ann Is A Ninja.

Well, if she was, she'd make a hot one.

6. She Is Definitely Team PETA!

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I'm not talking about DWTS dancer Peta Murgatroyd as you can see. Carrie Ann is a major advocate for animal rescue and care. She even launched the Carrie Ann Inaba Animal Project as a way to help her four-legged friends.

7. JLo Wasn't The Only Fly Girl on In Living Color.

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You can spot Carrie Ann leaning out on the right and Miss Jennifer Lopez on the bottom center. Another "who knew" moment.

8. She Went On Live With Regis And Kelly Single, But Left Engaged.

US Weekly noted that Carrie Ann explained why her then fiance decided to propose in front of millions of viewers on LIVE TV... "Jesse wanted to share our engagement with our families who were in HI, NY, CO and CA," she wrote on the micro-blogging site Friday afternoon. "This was a way they could all witness the moment. :)"

Unfortunately, the two decided they were better off as friends in the long run.

9. The DWTS Competitors Aren't The Only Ones With Fake Tans.

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From Beautyinthebag.com: It’s a secret shared by Dancing with the Stars’ Carrie Ann Inaba, who counts on the gentle self-tanner to fight the winter blahs. “What I love about Jergens Natural Glow Express is that it not only moisturizes my skin but it gives me natural looking color with a subtle touch of shimmer – the perfect way to accessorize any party look and get glowing even in the winter.”

10. Carrie Ann and Judge Bruno Tonioli Went To War.

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Together with Bruno, the two DWTS judges took on the show Dance Wars: Bruno Vs. Carrie Ann.

The show flopped, but our love for Carrie Ann didn't... Besides, it looks like Carrie Ann and Bruno made up just fine.

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