DWTS: Will Demi Moore, Caitlyn Jenner & Jodie Sweetin Join Bindi Irwin & Espinoza On ‘Dancing With The Stars’?
Dancing With The Stars (DWTS) is starting to announce the celebrity contestants. The first name to emerge from ABC was Crocodile Hunter Steve Irwin’s daughter Bindi Irwin. And now cantering up to contend is Triple Crown-winning jockey Victor Espinoza, reported Entertainment Weekly.
Although which professional dancer will be matched with which celebrity is unknown, whoever is linked to Espinoza may want to make protective gear part of her contract. Victor revealed that he has no rhythm and can’t dance.
ABC will unveil all the celebrities to compete on Good Morning, America‘s September 2 episode, and the new season of DWTS will debut Sept. 14 at 8 p.m. ET on ABC.
As for Bindi’s reaction, Irwin is thrilled to be among the celebrities competing for the mirror ball trophy, reported People.
“I can’t tell you how excited I am,” exclaimed Bindi. “I think that it is going to be a truly unbelievable new experience. I can’t wait to see what is to come.”
The 17-year-old just joined her family to spend a month studying crocodiles at the Steve Irwin Wildlife Preserve.
“[We] see where they go and what they get up to,” explained Irwin of her croc crusade.
As for who will be joining Bindi and Victor, Caitlyn Jenner was rumored to be on DWTS, but she is definitely out, reported Gossip Cop.
“I think Caitlyn would be great on the show,” said the show’s co-executive producer Deena Katz. “”I think right now she needs to figure out her life. Trust me, we will be fighting for her at some point. But for now, let Caitlyn become Caitlyn.”
As the Inquisitr reported, Len Goodman is leaving the Dancing With The Stars judging panel. Back to raise their points paddles high are Carrie Ann Inaba, Bruno Tonioli, and Julianne Hough.
Among the professional dancers will are Derek Hough, Mark Ballas, Karina Smirnoff, Val Chmerkovskiy, Artem Chigvintsev, Allison Holker, Sharna Burgess, Peta Murgatroyd, and Witney Carson.
But what everyone wants to know is which celebrities will be twirling with those pros? Among those stars rumored to be on Dancing With The Stars next season are Demi Moore, Nick Carter, Alexa Vega, Jodie Sweetin, and Rick Schroeder, reported E News.
Although Rumer Willis, Demi’s daughter, won Season 20 with her mom in the audience, Moore declined to be on the show.
But Nick Carter and Alexa Vega reportedly may be joining DWTS. However, although Jodie Sweetin had the chance, she’s reportedly already immersed in Fuller House.
Others rumored to be joining the show but now reportedly declining are, as noted, Caitlyn Jenner, as well as Rick Schroeder.
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