Tom Bergeron was fired because the host of ABC’s “Dancing With the Stars” in 2020 after greater than a decade on this system.
“Just knowledgeable @DancingABC will likely be persevering with with out me. It’s been an unbelievable 15 12 months run and probably the most sudden present of my profession. I’m grateful for that and for the lifelong friendships made. That mentioned, now what am I purported to do with all of those glitter masks?” Bergeron tweeted on the time.
Many DWTS followers had been outraged to study that Bergeron would not be introduced again — and neither would his co-star Erin Andrews. The community changed them each with Tyra Banks.
Now, with the show heading over to Disney+ for the subsequent two seasons (at the least), some individuals are questioning if Bergeron could possibly be introduced again — or if he’d even think about a return. And he was requested such throughout a latest interview with Entertainment Tonight in June 2022.
Here’s what it’s good to know:
Bergeron Is Returning to Hosting however Most Likely Won’t Be Back on DWTS
After a comparatively quick hiatus from internet hosting gigs, Bergeron has inked a deal to take part in Wagmor’s inaugural The Pet Gala.
“You’re Invited!!!!! — To the First Annual THE PET GALA! We’re very excited to place collectively our first fundraiser gala occasion to assist Wagmor Pets. This 12 months, we are going to joined by @tombergeron as host, and we plan to have a really enjoyable night,” Bergeron introduced on his Instagram feed on May 27, 2022.
In an interview with Entertainment Tonight that aired on June 15, 2022, Bergeron talked in regards to the occasion — and was requested if he’d ever think about returning to the show, particularly now that it’ll air on a distinct community.
“Is there a world — ever — the place we are able to get you again on that show, you assume?” Bergeron was requested.
He seemed down on the canine he was holding — named Willie Nelson — and appeared to make it clear that he would not be again.
“So anyway, Willie,” he mentioned earlier than beginning to chuckle.
Bergeron Has Previously Said He’d Never Return to the Program
Despite the truth that followers would like to see Bergeron return to DWTS, he has been fairly adamant about his determination to steer clear of the show, even when there was ever an opportunity that he might return.
In April 2022, for instance, Monsters and Critics printed an article that mentioned the potential of Bergeron returning to DWTS. Bergeron shared the article on Twitter, including the caption, “Recommended Reading: Selected Novels of Thomas Wolfe.” Of course, Wolfe is a well-liked fiction author.
Beyond that, Bergeron has beforehand revealed that he wasn’t too completely happy because the host of the show in the direction of the top of his tenure.
“In all candor, the show that I left was not the show that I liked. The finish of the season that turned out to be my final season, I type of knew. So I took every little thing out of my dressing room that I actually needed… It was type of apparent that we had been butting heads,” he mentioned on the September 13, 2022, episode of the “Bob Saget’s Here for You” podcast.
He went on to say that the show was “fairly far within the rearview mirror” for him now.