Brooke Burke, 7th season winner of "Dancing with the Stars," is the new co-host of "DWTS." Announced on "GMA" a short while ago.

Good for Brooke. She should be a good host because - to paraphrase the late Howard Cosell - she's actually played the game.

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Here's the release, or part of it:

Television personality and new co-host of “Dancing with the Stars”
Brooke Burke won the hearts and votes of America when she became the
Season Seven winner of “Dancing with the Stars" with her dance
partner, Derek Hough. Most recently Brooke has been working as the
new host of TV Land's hit reality competition series, "She's Got the
Look." The busy mother of four can also be seen as the new "Mommy
Correspondent" on the nationally syndicated hit daytime talk show,
"The Doctors." Brooke serves as a liaison between mothers everywhere
and the esteemed panel of doctors. Recognized worldwide as host of
the hit travel series "Wild On!," Brooke has since hosted several
high profile network series, including "Rock Star: INXS" and "Rock
Star: Supernova." On the acting front, she has guest starred on such
television series as "Las Vegas," "Less than Perfect," "Eve," "It's
All Relative," "The Bernie Mac Show," "Monk," "Rock Me Baby" and
"That's Life." Brooke is a mother of four and recently launched her
own baby store, BabooshBaby.com, a site where she shares her secrets
(and some products she used) to get back in shape after giving
birth...