Press Releases — BBC Worldwide Productions

September 15, 2016

BBC Worldwide Launching Dancing with the Stars Game in Partnership with ABC

Dancing with the Stars Mobile Game Set To Release Globally Today

NEW YORK, September 15th, 2016 – To coincide with the Season 23 launch of Dancing with the Stars, BBC Worldwide and ABC have partnered with award-winning games developer, Exient Limited, to create Dancing with the Stars: The Official Game for mobile platforms. Dancing with the Stars: The Official Game will give fans the gaming experience they’ve been waiting for. So, have you got what it takes to win the coveted in-game Mirror Ball trophy?

One of BBC Worldwide’s most popular global brands, Dancing with the Stars, has been licensed to 52 countries. A version of the show has been seen in over 75 countries, with over 250 seasons having aired around the world to date.  Local versions of Dancing with the Stars air in countries as diverse as Lebanon, India and Russia.

Matt Forde, EVP Content Production, Sales & Distribution at BBC Worldwide added “We’re thrilled to have an exciting and entertaining Dancing with the Stars mobile game to introduce to all our passionate fans.  We hope it will provide our fans with a new and engaging way to interact with Dancing with the Stars.

Dave Hawkins, CEO, Exient Limited, said, “We’re extremely excited and honored to become a part of the massive success story that is Dancing with the Stars. By taking Dancing with the Stars into the mobile space, we aim to showcase the spectacle, drama and pure joy that is a night of glam and glitz in the palm of your hands.”

Dancing with the Stars: The Official Game will launch globally on the App Store and Google Play today, September 15th, 2016. To find out more about the game, follow the below social media accounts:

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