Skating with the Stars hosts and pairings announced

The hosts and dance partners for new reality show Skating with the Stars have been announced.

British TV personality Vernon Kay will take up hosting duties of the show, which will screen here on CTV, while Olympic ice dancer Tanith Belbin will commentate.

While ABC in the US are yet to officially announce the judges for the show, People magazine are reporting that colourful American skater Johnny Weir will be on the panel alongside skating commentator Dick Button.

The celebrity partnerships are as follows:

Bethenny Frankel – Ethan Burgess (Stunt double for Jen Heder in Blades of Glory)

Brandon Mychal Smith – Keauna McLaughlin (US pairs champion in 2008/09)

Jonny Moseley – Brooke Castile (2006 US pairs champion)

Rebecca Budig – Fred Palascak (professional pairs skater)

Sean Young – Denis Petukhov (US pairs silver medallist)

Vince Neil – Jennifer Wester (Professional ice dancer)


Source: TV Squad

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