Olivia Jade Giannulli made her “Dancing with the Stars” debut on Monday and her sister, Isabella, was in the crowd to cheer her on. 

The YouTube influencer, who has spent the larger a part of the final two years steeped in the school admissions scandal, debuted for the first time on Season 30 of the hit opponents present alongside her knowledgeable dancing affiliate, Val Chmerkovskiy. 

Us Weekly notes that after her first dance, the digicam reduce to her sister who was dutifully cheering her on from the stands. While Season 29 didn’t have an viewers on account of the coronavirus pandemic, Season 30 kicked off with a restricted dwell crowd largely composed of the celebrities’ family and friends. Guests like Isabella needed to be masked, vaccinated and had examined detrimental prior to shifting into the set with a view to stave off any potential outbreak, the outlet analysis.

Isabella’s presence in the viewers wasn’t a shock to these paying shut consideration to Olivia Jade in current weeks. After it was launched that she was one among the many stars turning right into a member of Season 30 of “DWTS,” she educated reporters that her older sister was insisting on being in the crowd for each single effectivity.


Olivia Jade Gianulli's sister is cheering her on from the stands of 'Dancing with the Stars.'

Olivia Jade Gianulli’s sister is cheering her on from the stands of ‘Dancing with the Stars.’
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During the first episode, Olivia Jade wasn’t shy about acknowledging the scandal that her title has been synonymous with since 2019. 

“The last few years I’ve been wrapping up in a scandal,” she talked about all by way of the premiere. “I did step back from social media and just soak in what everybody was saying. I’m not trying to pull a pity card, I just need to step forward and do better.”

In addition to Olivia Jade, Bella was furthermore swept up in the scandal after it acquired proper right here to delicate that her mother and father paid $500,000 to rip-off mastermind William “Rick” Singer to get the ladies recruited to the University of Southern California’s crew workforce irrespective of neither woman beforehand collaborating in the sport. 


In December, Loughlin completed serving two months behind bars for her place in the scandal. Loughlin agreed to serve two months and pay a $150,000 advantageous alongside with two years of supervised launch and 100 hours of neighborhood service. Her husband, Mossimo Giannulli, in the meantime, was ordered to pay a $250,000 advantageous with two years of supervised launch and 250 hours of neighborhood service alongside with a five-month jail sentence. He acquired out of jail in April.

Olivia Jade beforehand broke her silence on the matter all by way of an look on the Facebook Watch sequence “Red Table Talk” whereby she apologized for her household’s actions nonetheless well-known that she believes she deserves a second likelihood. 

“I’m not trying to victimize myself. I don’t want pity. I don’t deserve pity. We messed up. I just want a second chance to be like I recognize I messed up. And for so long I wasn’t able to talk about this because of the legalities behind it. I never got to say I’m really sorry that this happened or I really own that this was a big mess-up on everybody’s part. But I think everybody feels that way in my family right now,” Olivia added later in the interview.