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Police Backing Romeo to Win 'Dancing with the Stars'

March 11, 2011 (8:18 am) GMT
'The cop who pulled me over said, 'You're gonna win... 'Dancing with the Stars'. It's crazy that everybody watches this show - even the police,' Romeo revealed.

Rapper/actor Romeo is learning his upcoming stint on U.S. TV hit "" is a big deal - even the police are backing him to win the contest. The young star was pulled over by cops on Wednesday, March 9, as he and dance partner Chelsea Hightower were on their way to a party - just so the officers could let him know they were backing him for glory.

He says, "I'm like, 'What did I do...?' and the cop who pulled me over said, 'You're gonna win... "Dancing with the Stars".' It's crazy that everybody watches this show - even the police. I didn't get no ticket (sic), so that's a good thing."

Romeo has some dancing to do to win the TV contest, which starts up later this month, March 21 - his competition includes , boxer Sugar Ray Leonard and former Playboy Playmate .

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