Dancing With the Stars is switching things up for season 29, as the dance competition show welcomes a new host.
ET has learned that Tyra Bankswill be hosting the upcoming season, taking over for Tom Bergeron and Erin Andrews. She’ll also be serving as executive producer alongside showrunner Andrew Llinares. DailyMail was first to report the news.
“I’ve been a fan of Dancing With the Stars since its beginning,” Banks said in a statement to ET. “The fun mixed with raw emotion, seeing celebrities push past their comfort zones, the sizzling dance performances … it’s always transported me to my days of turning it up 10 notches on the catwalk.”
“Tom has set a powerful stage,” she added. “I’m excited to continue the legacy and put on my executive producer and hosting hats.”
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By Desiree Murphy 8:43 PM PDT, July 14, 2020.