Sean Spicer Won't Tango for Dancing with the Stars

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Speculation grew about Spicer joining the upcoming season of "Dancing With the Stars", but he apparently turned down the ABC offer after talking it over with his wife, a source told Page Six.

Most eyes are now on ex-White House communications director Anthony Scaramucci and the man who quit over his arrival - former press secretary Sean Spicer.

A source told TMZ that Spicer was flattered by ABC's interest but the longtime Republican spokesman was stymied by an "overwhelming number of commitments in the fall".

Spicer left his job at the White House last month and was replaced by Wall Street's Anthony Scaramucci. But, with television networks allegedly clamoring for his services, he is now being represented by high-powered attorney Bob Barnett, The Hollywood Reporter has confirmed.

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Twitter reacted with disappointment to the news that Spicer would not be appearing on Dancing With The Stars after all.

The news was first covered by the New York Post, which reported that Spicer met "with all the major TV and news networks, including NBC, CBS and Fox News last week".

The meetings must have led to something more interesting as there was no indication Spicer would be returning to the White House following Scaramucci's ouster earlier this week. Spicer, who was known for his combative White House press briefings with the media, was impersonated by Oscar-nominated actress Melissa McCarthy on "Saturday Night Live".

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