There is going to be stiff competition on Dancing with the stars next season.
Dance Moms alum Jojo siwa and Olympic gold medalist Suni Lee will be in the spotlight during season 30 of DWTS, ABC reported on August 26.
These are the first two celebrities to join the cast, competing for judges’ approval Len goodman, Derek hough, Carrie Ann Inaba and Bruno Tonioli.
JoJo, who introduced the world to his girlfriend Kylie Prew earlier this year, will be the very first contestant to have a same-sex dance partner on the show, according to United States today. “We’re making history,” JoJo, 18, told the outlet. “This never happened on Dancing with the stars before. It’s always been a boy-girl couple. ”
She said her journey of coming out and having a girlfriend had “inspired so many people around the world,” explaining, “I thought if I chose to dance with a girl on this show it would break the stereotype. . It would be new, different and change for the better. “