Tyra Bank age 46 is all set to be the new host of show Dancing with the Stars. From the sources within ABC, Dailymail has confirmed the news. On Monday, after the exit of the host’s Tom Bergeron and Erin Andrews, this decision was taken.
News from the sources is that Tyra will host her first episode of the show which will be aired on Wednesday on Good Morning America.
Tom Bergeron whoc was with the show for last 15 years tweeted that the show will be continued without him. See the twitter post below-
According to the reports it was solely Tom’s decision of moving out and ABC at first didn’t agree with the decision. But as the Hollywood traditional saying goes “They are going in a different direction.”
Co-host Erin Andrews came out Tuesday on social media to informed her exit. She shared an Instagram post with two images-
Both ABC and BBC have confirmed the exit of Tom Bergeron and Erin Andrews and confirmed that they will not be the part of the upcoming 29th season of the show. In the statement released studios expressed their gratitude toward Tom Bergeron saying
“Tom Bergeron will forever be part of the Dancing With The Stars family. As we embark on a new creative direction, he departs the show with our sincerest thanks and gratitude for his trademark wit and charm that helped make this show a success.”
And for Erin Andrew they said in the statement that-
‘Erin will also not be returning, and we appreciate all that she brought to the ballroom. Fans have been rooting for her since she originally competed as a contestant back in 2010, and her signature sense of humor has become a hallmark of the show.’
Tyra Banks is in the industry for the past 30 years and has done different formats such as modeling, hosting, acting and producing. She found her biggest success on TV as a host of the show America’s Next Top Model from 2003 till 2015.
She was also the part of Victoria’s Secret Angel and have done movies like Higher learning, Coyote Ugly, Love & Basketball.
She also won Daytime Emmy Award for her own talk show titled The Tyra Banks Show.