ABC’s hit ballroom dance competitors “Dancing With the Stars” has been round for 30 seasons, with the season finale of season 30 airing on November 22, 2021.
The show will very doubtless be renewed for an additional season, but it surely has not but been formally introduced by ABC. If renewed, season 31 would doubtless air within the fall of 2022, which means there may be loads of time for the community to decide on the destiny of the show.
Read on for extra details about “Dancing With the Stars” together with scores and doable renewals or cancelations.
Season 30 Had Low Ratings
For followers of the show hoping for an additional season, the scores all through season 30 deliver solely dangerous information.
Some of the episodes of season 30 of “Dancing with the Stars” introduced in report low viewership for this system. That’s saying so much, even when TV scores are down throughout the board. The show by no means beat out its opponents on a Monday night time, principally shedding the best spot of the night time to “The Voice” on NBC.
According to TVSeriesFinale, the sequence drew in over 4 million folks every week with a excessive throughout the season premiere on September 30, 2021, when 5.466 million folks tuned in and a low in the course of the season on October 12, 2021, when 4.321 million folks watched.
When in comparison with the season earlier than, that is a report low for “Dancing With the Stars.” The premiere, even with the best scores of the season, was nonetheless down 32 % from the prior season, and each episode in season 29 of the show introduced in over 5 million viewers with a excessive for the premiere of over 8 million viewers, in accordance with TVSeriesFinale.
The lowest episode in season 29 when it got here to viewership was additionally in the course of the season, however the low was 5.4 million viewers, which is over 1 million greater than season 30’s low.
A Renewal Is Still Likely
Even with low scores, it is doubtless that “‘Dancing With the Stars” will probably be renewed for an additional season, because it’s an enormous viewership increase for ABC and nonetheless sits on the high of all of the community’s programming with regards to scores.
Unlike in earlier seasons, nonetheless, the reply doesn’t appear as clear-cut because it as soon as was for the community. With such low viewership compared to earlier seasons, it is doable executives will need extra of an overhaul for the show.
According toThe Sun, an insider instructed the outlet that the “expertise and never Tyra [Banks]” was the rationale for the decrease than anticipated scores.
“There is a way that they don’t need to make any feedback, as a result of they had been those to usher in Tyra,” the supply instructed the outlet. “And nobody desires to lose face saying out loud there are issues. It would not replicate effectively on the choice. So far the one dialogue level in regards to the struggles has been the expertise pool this 12 months, which has not appealed to audiences – and nothing to do with Tyra.”
“Dancing With the Stars” airs on Mondays at 8 p.m. Eastern (stay) and Pacific (recorded) on ABC.