"Dancing with the Stars" Executive Producer Conrad Green says the sudden loss of two celebrity competitors will not torpedo the U.S. TV series.
"We're quite used to dealing with emergencies at our show," Green said.
The source said with the sudden withdrawal of Jewel and O'Dell, neither of the two new celebrity dancers will have had much practice time by the two-hour premiere.
"It will be a shocking reveal to viewers because these people have had little to no rehearsal time," the source told People.
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