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Nikki Glaser will perform on ABC’s Dancing with the Stars in Fall 2018

Congrats to Nikki Glaser, named Wednesday as one of the celebrities competing this fall on ABC’s Dancing with the Stars!

Glaser will be paired with Gleb Savchenko.

Glaser posted yesterday on Instagram: “OH MY GOD YOU GUYS. I’m a cast member of Dancing With The Stars this season! It’s the most exciting yet terrifying thing I will ever ever ever do. Thankfully, I have my incredibly talented, gorgeous, and patient friend @glebsavchenkoofficialleading me through it all. I lucked out. Premiere of @dancingabc is Sept 24th! Watch and vote for me! I need you all.”

The comedian currently hosts Comedy Central’s morning radio show on SiriusXM, You Up with Nikki Glaser. Glaser previously hosted, co-created and executive produced the weekly Comedy Central series, Not Safe with Nikki Glaser. ABC viewers may remember spotting her on an episode of The Bachelorette (Ep. 1102) alongside her comedy friend, Amy Schumer, training potential suitors in stand-up comedy. In addition to stand-up sets on Fallon, Conan and Seth Meyers, she’s also raised the bar on recent Comedy Central Roasts of Bruce Willis and Rob Lowe.

The full roster for this season of DWTS…

· Alexis Ren with Alan Bersten

· Bobby Bones with Sharna Burgess

· Danelle Umstead with Artem Chigvintsev

· DeMarcus Ware with Lindsay Arnold

· Evanna Lynch with Keo Motsepe

· Joe “Grocery Store Joe” Amabile with Jenna Johnson

· John Schneider with Emma Slater

· Juan Pablo Di Pace with Cheryl Burke

· Mary Lou Retton with Sasha Farber

· Milo Manheim with Witney Carson

· Nancy McKeon with Val Chmerkovskiy

· Nikki Glaser with Gleb Savchenko

· Tinashe with Brandon Armstrong

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