updated 03/24/2011 AT 4:00 PM ET
•originally published 03/24/2011 AT 6:40 PM ET
Kirstie Alley’s Dancing with the Stars fan club includes a man who knows a thing or two about dancing – Grease and Saturday Night Fever star John Travolta.
“He’s really excited,” Alley told PEOPLE Monday of her pal. “I think he will come to the show and watch at some point. I hope. I’ll beg.”
The actress, who wowed the judges with an impressive cha cha Monday night, said Travolta offered her some pointers.