Matthew MorrisonHis tenure as a judge If you think you can dance It will be short-lived: cheerful A vet is kicked out of Fox’s long-running competition series after failing to do so Follow the arbitration protocol. This news comes just one week after the season 17 premiere.
“Getting a chance to be a judge If you think you can dance It was an incredible honor for me. “After filming the test rounds for the show and completing the selection of 12 finalists, I did not follow competition production protocols, which prevented me from judging the competition fairly,” Morrison said in a statement obtained by TVLine.
He added, “I cannot apologize enough to everyone involved, and I will be watching alongside you all for what I know will be one of the best seasons yet.”
us weekly He was the first to publish the news of Morrison’s departure.
SYTYCDThe postponed 17th season of COVID premiered on May 18 with the appearance of Brand new jury Which consisted of Morrison, Jojo Siwa, and Stephen Boss “Twitch”. Since all of the show’s premiere episodes are pre-recorded, Morrison will continue to appear until mid-June
An insider told Fox TVLine that a new judge will be appointed to replace Morrison in time for the next wave of competition starting June 15.
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