'Splash': Watch the over-the-top opening of ABC's celebrity diving show

If you've ever wondered what the glitz-heavy aesthetic of "Dancing With the Stars" would look like if it were transferred to the edge of a swimming pool, wonder no more. The opening moments of ABC's diving show "Splash" answer the question in full.The two-minute sequence that opens Tuesday's (March 19) series premiere is a riot of dancing paparazzi, synchronized swimmers (wearing high heels!) and some pretty impressive choreographed diving. You can watch the opening now exclusively on Zap2it. The show beings with a woman jumping from the 10-meter platform, trailing a huge red sash behind her, and also features several divers slingshotting themselves off a swinging board. Chances are the contestants' dives won't be that good at first. The includes former "Baywatch" star Nicole Eggert, NBA legend Kareem Abdul-Jabbar and comedian Louie Anderson, none of whom is ready for a triple somersault off the high platform at first. (You'll also notice that "Chelsea Lately" sidekick...


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