A brand new report says that “Dancing With the Stars” executives need to change Tyra Banks as host amid the falling rankings, based on The Sun. Fans have alternative concepts all able to go and so they embrace a number of former skilled dancers and alumni from the show.
Here are the highest decisions from a few totally different Reddit threads and the way we expect they stack up.
Allison Holker & Stephen ‘tWitch’ Boss
This one has gotten loads of consideration on Reddit. The married couple with three youngsters met on “So You Think You Can Dance” and Allison went on to be a professional associate on “Dancing With the Stars” for 4 seasons (19-21 and 23). Plus, Allison has internet hosting expertise HGTV’s “Design Star Next Gen” and “Disney’s Fairy Tale Weddings.” And tWitch is not any slouch in that division — he has been the on-stage DJ for “The Ellen DeGeneres Show” for over 500 episodes the place he additionally ultimately turned an govt producer on the show. He additionally hosts “Clash of the Cover Bands” for E! and has been tapped to host “The Real Dirty Dancing” on FOX, in order that they positively have the TV cred and the dancing cred coated. We suppose they’d be nice.
Fans on Reddit love this suggestion. One wrote, “Wait I really like them each and by no means even considered them internet hosting however that may be so excellent.”
Another wrote, “When they have been collectively on ‘Ellen’ and when he guested on ‘Design Star’ they bounce off one another very naturally. And they each are dancers to allow them to speak and stroll the speak. Great, nice, nice suggestion!!!!”
“Love this. They have such good, chill vitality and I believe would have the ability to join with the dancers whereas not making all of it about them,” wrote a 3rd fan.
Mario Lopez & Jeannie Mai
Another in style suggestion was TV personalities Mario Lopez and Jeannie Mai. Mario has been a number at “Access Hollywood” since 2019 and earlier than that was at “Entertainment Tonight” for 15 years. Jeannie has been a co-host on “The Real” since its inception in 2013 and has additionally hosted for “Entertainment Tonight” and “Holey Moley.”
Plus, they’re each “Dancing With the Stars” alums. Mario competed on season three of the show with Karina Smirnoff, ending in second place. Jeannie competed on season 29 with Brandon Armstrong earlier than having to withdraw due to a medical emergency. They could possibly be actually good, they positively have loads of internet hosting expertise.
Kym Johnson Herjavec & Anna Trebunskaya Also Got Some Votes
Two former professional dancers who additionally obtained shout-outs are Kym Johnson Herjavec and Anna Trebunskaya. Kym was a professional on “Dancing With the Stars” on and off from season three till season 24; she is now married to her associate from season 20, Robert Herjavec. Kym additionally guest-hosted “Dancing With the Stars” when Erin Andrews took a quick absence after her now-husband’s nephew died and briefly hosted a “Dancing With the Stars” podcast in 2019.
Anna Trebunskaya was a professional on and off from season two via season 21. Fans like that she is aware of the show and so they suppose she would “bounce off a co-host nicely.” We actually loved Anna’s dwell critiques of “Dancing With the Stars” season 30, so she is likely to be an excellent alternative.
Other professionals talked about embrace Karina Smirnoff and Lacey Schwimmer.
Alfonso Ribeiro Is A Divisive Choice
“Dancing With the Stars” winner Alfonso Ribeiro (he gained season 19 with professional associate Witney Carson) has been talked about a number of instances. A number of followers suppose he could be nice and he does have internet hosting expertise — funnily sufficient, he took over for former “Dancing With the Stars” host Tom Bergeron when Tom left “America’s Funniest Videos.”
But some followers suppose he is an excessive amount of — one fan even likened him to Tyra Banks, writing, “Alfonso is actually essentially the most annoying human being to grace these screens, second time Tyra lol if he turned host I do not understand how I’d cope.”
Another wrote, “I’d keep away from former contestants solely based mostly on them most likely attempting to make issues about themselves and their experiences cough Alfonso cough.”
Other previous contestants talked about embrace Leah Remini, Joey Fatone, and Danica McKellar.
What About the Houghs?
Fans are break up about in the event that they’d need Derek or Julianne Hough to host. Some followers are calling for them to be the hosts collectively, however one fan wrote of that concept, “I like them as separate entities, them collectively perhaps an excessive amount of of… Hough vitality for me lol.”
And one other fan would not wish to lose Derek as a decide, writing, “I’m torn since you’re completely proper [about Derek], however I additionally suppose he is such a great decide,” to which one other commenter replied, “He brings an excellent stability of constructive criticism and help to the panel. But an excellent host might play off the judges and help the dancers on the ground too!”
One person thinks Derek is healthier as a decide and truly long-time decide Carrie Ann Inaba could be higher as a number. But the Houghs do have internet hosting expertise — they’ve hosted vacation specials for ABC and NBC for a number of years.
“Dancing With the Stars” has not but been renewed for season 31. If it’s renewed, it should return in September 2022.