Tom Bergeron’s dance card is now open.
The longtime host of “Dancing with the Stars” announced Monday that he has been fired. And he stored his sense of humor to the stop.
“It’s been an outstanding 15-12 months run and the most unexpected gift of my career,” Bergeron wrote on Twitter. “I’m grateful for that and for the lifelong friendships produced. That said, now what am I supposed to do with all of these glitter masks?”
The display also introduced that co-host Erin Andrews is leaving.
“Tom Bergeron will for good be part of the ‘Dancing with the Stars’ loved ones,” ABC and producer BBC Studios claimed in a assertion, for every Deadline. “As we embark on a new creative course, he departs the present with our sincerest many thanks and gratitude for his trademark wit and appeal that assisted make this display a accomplishment. Erin will also not be returning, and we respect all that she brought to the ballroom. Followers have been rooting for her given that she at first competed as a contestant again in 2010, and her signature perception of humor has become a hallmark of the show.”
Bergeron has been with the clearly show considering the fact that its 2005 premiere and has logged about 450 episodes, Variety reported. Andrews arrived aboard in 2014.
Bergeron fanned controversy final period when he publicly revealed he had objected to the casting of previous White Dwelling press secretary Sean Spicer. The host experienced preferred to continue to keep the show’s celebrity dance roster apolitical.
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