When is season 30 of Dancing with the Stars?
Lee and Siwa will appear on ABC's Good Morning America on Friday, August 27 to discuss the upcoming season. The remaining DWTS cast will be unveiled on Wednesday, September 8, with the 30th season premiere airing Monday, September 20. GlamourDancing With the Stars Season 30: Everything We Know
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Siwa, 18, is a singer and social media star who rose to fame on Dance Moms. The Nickelodeon star is set to be the first female celebrity paired with a female pro. "To be dancing with a girl, I think it's so cool," Siwa said in a video announcement. "I can't wait to meet my partner!"
Lee, 18, is a Team USA gymnast who recently took home a gold medal at the Tokyo Olympics.
Siwa and Lee will appear on Good Morning America Friday for a sit-down interview and again on Sep. 8, when the remaining celebrity contenders will be unveiled.
Dancing with the Stars was renewed for its 30th season in March. Ballroom experts Len Goodman, Carrie Ann Inaba, Bruno Tonioli and Derek Hough will return to the long-running show's judges panel. Tyra Banks is also set to reprise her role as host.
Banks, 47, recently addressed whether the reality competition series will be able to return with a live studio audience amid COVID-19 restrictions.
"We've been talking about it, back and forth," she told Entertainment Tonight. "[But] probably not, if I really think about ultimate safety. Maybe not yet."
Dancing with the Stars premiered on ABC in 2005. Last year, former Bachelorette Kaitlyn Bristowe and pro Artem Chigvintsev were crowned the season 29 mirrorball champions. Catfish host Nev Schulman and pro Jenna Johnson came in second.
Season 30 of Dancing with the Stars premieres Sept. 20 at 8 p.m. ET on ABC.
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