Jenna Dewan not returning as 'World of Dance' host in season 3
The actress took to Instagram to announce that she is stepping away from NBC's reality competition series.
Jenna Dewan has announced that she will not be returning to host season 3 of 'World of Dance'. However, this does not mean she is leaving for good.
The actress took to Instagram to announce that she is stepping away from NBC's reality competition series, but added that she "won't be able to stay away for long."
"Hi to my World of Dance lovers! I have some news to share: I will not be returning to the show as host for season 3. But! I won’t be able to stay away for long, and plan to return to mentor contestants as much as possible ☺️ It has been an absolute thrill to be a part of this incredible, groundbreaking show from the very beginning, and I am forever grateful to my @nbc family, @jlo, @derekhough @neyoand everyone involved in this journey❤️ We are changing the dance world and giving opportunities to dancers in ways I've only dreamed of! Can't wait to share more news with you soon. Much love to everyone ❤️❤️," she said in a statement.
While the reason for her stepping down has not yet been revealed, according to a report by ENews, Dewan did it due to her busy production schedule. It also states that the show will not have a host for the third season, but Dewan will do as much mentoring she can do during her free time.
It was also revealed that Dewan recently took up a recurring role on Fox's 'The Resident' makes her debut in tonight's episode as a medical device rep named Julian who apparently arrives to stir up things the hospital.
World of Dance airs on NBC. Check your local listing for timings.