'Dancing With the Stars' Pro Witney Carson Weighs in on Tyra Banks Replacing Tom Bergeron
Dancing With the Stars is going to look very different come Season 29. In mid-July, Tom Bergeron and Erin Andrews were fired as hosts of the series with Tyra Banks later announced as their replacement. Many members of the DWTS family have weighed in on this matter. Witney Carson, who will not return for Season 29 because she is currently pregnant with her first child, recently shared what she thought of the shake-ups during an interview with Entertainment Tonight. While she did lament the fact that Bergeron, who served as the host for all 28 seasons, will not return to the show, she did express her excitement over Banks joining the dancing family.
Carson told ET that the professional dancers were told that the show would be getting a new host, but they were not alerted to the fact that it would be Banks taking over hosting duties. "I'm really excited about Tyra, that's amazing news. I think she's going to be amazing, but it definitely will be very different," Carson explained. "I mean, I've correlated the show Dancing With the Stars with Tom, so for him not to be there, it's definitely a huge change. But I think change is good sometimes." She went on to share that she's especially excited to see Banks at the helm because she was a big fan of her work on America's Next Top Model.
"I'm also a huge fan of America's Next Top Model. I kinda grew up ...
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