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Erin Andrews to Replace Brooke Burke on Dancing with the Stars

Posted by on Feb. 23, 2014 at 6:10 PM
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Erin Andrews to Replace Brooke Burke-Charvet as Dancing With the Stars Host

ENTERTAINMENTFEBRUARY 23, 2014 AT 6:05PM 
Erin Andrews and Brooke Burke-CharvetErin Andrews is replacing Brooke Burke-Charvet as a co-host on Dancing With the Stars for season 18.Credit: Craig Barritt/Getty Images for GQ; Angela Weiss/WireImage

Casting switch-up! A day after Brooke Burke-Charvet was fired from ABC's Dancing With the Stars, the network has found an appropriate replacement. Fox Sports reporter Erin Andrews is set to take over as Tom Bergeron's co-host for season 18 of the hit competition series, a source confirms to Us Weekly.

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"The paperwork is being finalized but it is happening," the source tells Us.

The seasoned journalist competed on season 10 of the show with dance pro Maksim Chmerkovskiy.  

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Burke-Charvet was fired from the show after eight seasons as a co-host, and executive producerConrad Green confirmed the news to Us Weekly on Feb. 22, saying in a statement, "We can confirm that Brooke Burke-Charvet will not be joining us next season. She's been a wonderful part of the Dancing with the Stars family since her triumphant win in season seven and will unquestionably be missed by our entire team. We'd like to thank Brooke for her years of great service."

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This news comes right after the reality series fired longtime music director Harold Wheeler and the 28 members of his live band.



Read more: http://www.usmagazine.com/entertainment/news/erin-andrews-to-replace-brooke-burke-charvet-dancing-with-the-stars-host-2014232#ixzz2uBos9SWh 
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by on Feb. 23, 2014 at 6:10 PM
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AnisaJ
by Member on Feb. 24, 2014 at 12:28 PM

Why was she fired. We unfortunately don't have Dancing with the Stars in South Africa so I don't know what the deal is :-( 

.Bubbles.
by Bronze Member on Feb. 24, 2014 at 3:53 PM

I'm surprised she was fired. I can't blame them for the band/musical director. There were some pretty poor performances last year.

TheMommyTaxi
by Member on Feb. 24, 2014 at 4:53 PM

How will I watch the show and not know how the constestants FEEL about the 4's they just got?????  and..what about the drinking game?  If she's not asking the dumb questions, how can we drink?  Can you tell I won't miss her?

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