March 30, 2021

ABC Announces Pickup of Dancing with the Stars for Its Milestone 30th Season

Los Angeles, CA –

  • ABC has picked up “Dancing with the Stars” for its milestone 30th season on ABC.
  • Host Tyra Banks and judges Len Goodman, Derek Hough, Carrie Ann Inaba and Bruno Tonioli are all expected to return.
  • “Dancing with the Stars” is the hit series based on the BBC Studios global format in which celebrities perform choreographed dance routines that are judged by a panel of renowned ballroom experts, including Len Goodman, Derek Hough, Carrie Ann Inaba and Bruno Tonioli. Hosted by supermodel and businesswoman Tyra Banks, the series returns to the ballroom with an all-new lineup of celebrities this season.
  • ABC’s “Dancing with the Stars” is produced by BBC Studios’ Los Angeles production arm. Andrew Llinares and Tyra Banks are executive producers.
  • During its fall 2020 run, ABC’s “Dancing with the Stars” ranked as the #1 entertainment series in its 2-hour time slot among Adults 18-49. DWTS grew over its prior season by 9% among Adults 18-49.
  • A premiere date, celebrity contestants and pro dancers will be announced at a later date.

ABC/Laretta Houston | Additional DWTS photos can be found here.