Brooke Burke Confirms She's In Running for DWTS Hosting Gig

Entertainment Feb. 17, 2010 AT 12:55PM
Brooke Burke Confirms She's In Running for DWTS Hosting Gig Credit: Jeff Gentner/Getty Images

Brooke Burke may be returning to Dancing With the Stars.

The former DWTS champ, 38, is in the running to be the show's next co-host.

Check out these amazing DWTS body makeovers!

"The news about me hosting DWTS is true," Burke Twittered Tuesday. "I am screen testing next week for the job, fingers crossed! It would be amazing 2 be back!"

Take a look back at funny DWTS rehearsal photos

The search for a new co-host -- to helm the hit ABC show alongside Tom Bergeron -- began after Samantha Harris announced she would be leaving the show to focus on her journalism career at The Insider.

If Burke -- who won the mirror ball trophy with pro partner Derek Hough during Season 7 -- gets the gig, she'll return to the dance floor for the DWTS premiere on March 22.

Look back at DWTS contestants from seasons' past

"I remember that feeling like yesterday," she Twittered.

The new cast of celebrity competitors will be announced after The Bachelor finale on March 1.

comments powered by Disqus

ADVERTISEMENT

ADVERTISEMENT