Fans were surprised that Erin Andrews would not return to find out dancing with the Stars. The new season is set to begin with Tyra Banks. Andrews is now sharing how he got the news and how he reacted.
Erin Andrews was removed from ‘Dancing with the Stars’
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Andrews and Bergeron were fired from their hosting jobs. Andrews shared a statement after the news was released.
Thank you ABC and Puri dancing with the Stars Family for six memorable seasons, ”read her statement. “Those years would not be special without my loving host Tom Bergeran, talented dancers and witty judges. I will always cherish my days on that set, even though I was not the best at walking in heels. ”
Bergeron made fun of the situation. “I guess I won’t be able to get my monogrammed towel back,” he tweeted. “You got towels @Tom_Bergeron ??” Andrews asked. “I’m sorry that this is how you had to locate #TerryCloth,” he wrote. “Damn it … I had the paper. #Whoknew,” Andrews tweeted back.
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This season will not be the only casting change. Len Goodman’s trip was restricted due to the epidemic, so Derek Hof would replace him.
“It’s like coming home,” he said good Morning America. “Having been part of that show for so long, having such amazing memories and experiences and triumphs, I’m excited. I can’t wait.”
Huff competed as a professional partner on the show for the first 17 seasons. He won six times in 2015 with Bindi Irwin for the last time.
“I want to try to inspire and inspire these celebrities to have the best possible time each week and be better,” he said. “For me, I’ve experienced everything I’ve experienced. I’ve been on season 17 of the show and there’s nothing they’ve gone through that I’d never understood before.”
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Andrews finds out how he got the bad news. The former host said that it all happened so quickly.
“I didn’t have much time to deal with it. I got a call, we were in the green with my dog and my husband [Jarret Stoll] And I got a call that said, ‘You know, so and so ABC wants to talk to you, and I was like … oh, sh * t, like it is,’ “she revealed on the podcast , Token CEO.
“I had a pity for myself and I was kind of, this is a terrible time to lose my job because you know, we don’t know when live television is coming back … These are hard things to get, primetime Show “Andrews added.
The host talked about finding something new and being open to reality TV. For Andrews, the fans will have to wait and see what happens next.