Tyra Banks named as new ‘Dancing With the Stars’ host

Tyra Banking companies is twirling into the ballroom — not truly dancing, but internet hosting the impending time of ABC’s “Dancing With The Stars,” Assortment has confirmed.

Banks’ new gig arrives following news broke on Monday that longtime host Tom Bergeron and Erin Andrews would be departing the present. Banking companies is set to be officially declared as the new host of the present Wednesday early morning on ABC’s “Good Early morning The united states.”

Information of Bergeron and Andrews’ exit came instantly on Monday evening. Bergeron has been with the present for 28 seasons, given that its inception, and Andrews experienced been co-internet hosting with Bergeron given that time eighteen.

Bergeron tweeted that he was knowledgeable by ABC he would not be questioned again to the present for the twenty ninth time. His tweet indicated that the shakeup came as a shock. “Just knowledgeable @DancingABC will be continuing without having me,” he tweeted. “It’s been an unbelievable fifteen-calendar year run and the most sudden gift of my career. I’m grateful for that and for the lifelong friendships manufactured. That reported, now what am I supposed to do with all of these glitter masks?”

Banking companies is one particular of the largest names in truth Television levels of competition background, obtaining established, hosted and government generated “America’s Subsequent Top rated Product.” She also served as the host of NBC’s “America’s Acquired Talent” for two seasons from 2017 to 2018. Banking companies received two Emmys for her have chat present, “The Tyra Banking companies Show,” which ran fro 2005 to 2010.

With the addition of Banking companies, “Dancing With The Stars” is having a new look for its twenty ninth time. The network has not disclosed how time 29 will be generated, in mild of business-huge shutdowns with the coronavirus pandemic, but as they say on the dance ground, the present have to go on.

Banking companies is repped by UTA.