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Everything We Know About Dancing With the Stars' Season 30
Dancing With the Stars returns for a 30th season and will mark a long-awaited milestone. Check out what we know about the new season.Dancing With the Stars returns for a 30th season this fall with a new crop of celebrity contestants. The newest installment of the ABC series is also marking a long-awaited milestone: It marks the first time the U.S. version of the show will feature a same-sex dancing couple. One of the new contestants, JoJo Siwa, has been paired with a female pro dancer.
Hanging up her dance shoes? Maybe so.opened up about her future on during the Monday, September 13, episode of Tamron Hall.
“You know as a dancer, especially as a woman, our career, it doesn’t last very long. The fact that I’m 37 and still sambaing out there and shimmying is pretty unheard of,” the pro dancer said. “I’m not in the competitive level anymore, but still, I also have to understand that I have arthritis in my body, you know? The pounding and pounding and pounding, [I’m] technically leading our sports players or whoever we’re dancing with, right?”
10 Years Strong! Kate Winslet and Husband Ned's Relationship Timeline
Kate Winslet is confident she found The One in husband Edward Abel Smith, formerly known as Ned Rocknroll. The Oscar winner was previously married Jim Threapleton from 1998 to 2001, welcoming daughter Mia in 2000. Following their split, she met director Sam Mendes and they wed in 2003. That same year, she gave birth to their son, Joe. The duo announced their separation in 2010 and finalized their divorce in 2011. “I know lots of people who are not in the public eye who have gone through several marriages, I really do. And it’s just those are the cards that life dealt me. I didn’t plan on its being that way. And f—k me, it hasn’t been easy, you know,” Winslet told WSJ Magazine in 2015. “No one really knows what has happened in my life. No one really knows why my first marriage didn’t last; no one knows why my second didn’t. And I’m proud of those silences.” While vacationing at Sir Richard Branson‘s estate on Necker Island in 2011, Winslet met Smith, who was still going by Ned Rocknroll at the time. He proposed during the summer of 2012 and they tied the knot that December. “I can confirm that Kate Winslet married Ned Rocknroll in NY earlier this month in a private ceremony attended by her two children and a very few friends and family,” her rep told Us Weekly in December 2012. “The couple had been engaged since the summer.” Years later, Winslet, who gave birth to their son, Bear, in 2013, opened up about her man changing his name back. “So his birth name is Abel Smith.
Burke, who has competed on more seasons than any other pro with 24 under her belt, added that her personal life affects her choice as well.
“I have to think, and obviously I do,” the choreographer, who married in 2019, told Tamron Hall. “I also have body dysmorphia that I deal with as well that comes with the business that also came even before I moved here to Los Angeles. So there’s all that that I have to deal with. Then I have to think about, ‘OK, it’s not just me now. It’s me and my husband, and what do we want for our future?'”
The Dance Moms alum noted that she’s already accomplished so much over her 24 seasons, two of which she won.
Cheryl Burke Tests Positive for Breakthrough COVID Before DWTS Taping: 'I Feel So Bad for Cody'
"I feel like I'm letting him down," Cheryl Burke said of Dancing with the Stars season 30 partner Cody Rigsby in an emotional Instagram video posted on Sunday night It's unclear at this time what Burke's diagnosis will mean for Rigsby's fate on the show. ABC did not immediately respond to PEOPLE's request for comment. View this post on Instagram RELATED: Cheryl Burke Admits to Having 'Major Nerves' Competing on DWTS Sober: 'This Has Been Really Scary' Burke and Rigsby made their debut during the season 30 premiere of DWTS last week, performing the tango to "Physical" by Dua Lipa.
“I am grateful for that experience, but I’m not like these other girls who just had babies and can just bounce back,” she said. “I know my body, but I also, more importantly, know my own mental health, and if I have, again, if this [points to her head] is not OK, I can’t perform.”
the return of pros and . The dancers both took time off season 29 after having children, but are ready to compete again.
The Emmy winner has been open about her want to have a family through the years. In April 2020, Lawrence, 41, revealed that they hadamid the coronavirus pandemic.
“We’re just waiting toI think we were going to move, we were going to start that next journey, but everything’s a little bit on pause right now,” the actor told Us Weekly exclusively at the time. “When this starts to clear out, I think we’ll have a better view or understanding.”
Burke added, “I think it’s healthier. I don’t know if being pregnant right now would be ideal for me.”
Dancing With the Stars season 30 debuts on ABC Monday, September 20, at 8 p.m. ET.
Cody Rigsby and Cheryl Burke made 'Dancing With the Stars' history by performing their jazz routine separately - and at home .
Burke and Rigsby performed their "split-screen jazz routine" from their respective living rooms and got lukewarm responses from the judges.The long-running dance competition show celebrated "Britney Night" on Monday, with contestants showcasing their ballroom dance moves to hit Spears songs like "Oops! … I Did It Again," "Womanizer," and "Hold It Against Me.