Marissa: new baby, new show

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Marissa: new baby, new show

Dancing With the Stars vet Marissa Jaret Winokur’s son Zev is being carried by a surrogate mom and isn’t even due until July 22, but he’s already dancing in the womb! “I sang, ‘I Can Hear The Bells’ from Hairspray to my surrogate’s belly when I felt his first kick,” the Broadway actress tells In Touch. “He was dancing – or maybe he just wanted me to shut up!”

There’s no chance of that happening anytime soon: Marissa is planning her own talk show, slated for fall 2009. “It’ll be about everyday women’s issues,” says Marissa. “My own life has never been the easy road. Everything I’ve ever done, I’ve had to fight for.” That includes undergoing a radical hysterectomy to beat cervical cancer seven years ago. “When I had cancer, it changed me,” says Marissa. “I don’t take things for granted. I’m very passionate about helping other women not go through what I went through, by asking their doctors to give them the HPV test so they can detect cervical cancer early. It can be stopped!”