Erin Andrews and Tom Bergeron will now not function the hosts of Dancing With the Stars come Season 29. As ABC introduced through a press launch on Monday, July 13, the favored actuality TV present is about to endure some sweeping adjustments that embody a distinct inventive course and the appointment of brand-new hosts. So, what occurred? Why have been Erin and Tom fired from DWTS?
Erin Andrews was fired from ‘DWTS’ after six years. Here is what occurred.
“Tom Bergeron will ceaselessly be a part of the Dancing with the Stars household. As we embark on a brand new inventive course, he departs the present with our sincerest thanks and gratitude for his trademark wit and appeal that helped make this present successful,” reads the ABC press assertion cited by Deadline.
“Erin can even not be returning, and we respect all that she delivered to the ballroom. Followers have been rooting for her since she initially competed as a contestant again in 2010, and her signature humorousness has grow to be a trademark of the present,” holds the assertion.
The ambiguous phrasing sparked a brand new wave of fan speculations, with die-hard DWTS viewers taking it to social media to interact in guesswork in regards to the precise circumstances that led to the firing of the celebrities.
Sadly, no further particulars have emerged as of but. Nonetheless, it is greater than doubtless that it was an amicable goodbye.
Erin posted a thanks be aware to precise her gratitude for the possibility to seem on the present on Instagram.
“Thanks ABC and your entire Dancing with the Stars household for six memorable seasons. These years would not have been as particular with out my loving host Tom Bergeron, the proficient dancers, and witty judges. I’ll at all times cherish my days on that set, even when I wasn’t the very best at strolling heels,” she wrote.
In keeping with a rumor, it is doubtless that Erin’s and Tom’s firing needed to do with the rebranding course of DWTS should endure in gentle of the coronavirus pandemic.