TikTok breakout Charli D’Amelio and her mom Heidi D’Amelio, each stars of Hulu’s actuality sequence “The D’Amelio Show,” have joined the forged of “Dancing With The Stars” for its upcoming thirty first season, “Good Morning America” co-anchor Michael Strahan introduced Wednesday (which you’ll be able to watch right here).
Charlie, 18, and Heidi, 50, are breaking new “Dancing With The Stars” floor as the primary relations to compete towards each other. Including to the historic drama — this season of the long-running competitors sequence would be the first to air solely on streaming service Disney+ after 30 seasons on ABC. “DWTS” will now be Disney+’s first-ever stay sequence.
“I thought it was a prank,” Charli mentioned on “GMA” Wednesday morning. “But when they were like, ‘No, this is real,’ I was so excited for the both of us — especially to do this together.”
The full forged of celebrities competing this season will probably be revealed Thursday, solely on “Good Morning America.”
Charli D’Amelio is the second hottest creator on TikTok with greater than 146 million followers. She’s identified for her dances on the app and will now see her abilities examined in a extra formal, televised problem. Her actuality sequence “The D’Amelio Show” additionally returns for Season 2 on Sept. 28. The Walt Disney Firm is the mother or father firm for ABC (which airs “Good Morning America”) and Hulu.
This season, “DWTS” host Tyra Banks will probably be joined by co-host Alfonso Ribeiro, whereas Len Goodman, Carrie Ann Inaba, Bruno Tonioli and Derek Hough all return to the judges’ desk.
“Dancing with the Stars” Season 31 premieres Sept. 19 on Disney+.