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Astellas Announces Launch of 'Keep on Dancing' Sweepstakes
Winner will attend live taping of ABC's "Dancing with the Stars"

NORTHBROOK, Ill., Sept. 6, 2017 /PRNewswire/ -- Astellas Pharma US, Inc. announced today the launch of the 'Keep on Dancing' Sweepstakes, sponsored by Myrbetriq® (mirabegron). Fans age 18 and older can enter for a chance to win a trip for two to Los Angeles to attend a fall 2018 taping of ABC's hit show "Dancing with the Stars" (DWTS).

Astellas is a pharmaceutical company dedicated to improving the health of people around the world. (PRNewsFoto/Astellas Pharma Inc.)

To encourage fans to 'keep on dancing' by pursuing their interests and passions, actress and DWTS alumna Lea Thompson (Season 19) appears in 15- and 30-second video vignettes alongside former DWTS professional Tony Dovolani. The spots will air during various ABC programming nationwide.

"Astellas is proud to sponsor the 'Keep on Dancing' sweepstakes to give 'Dancing with the Stars' fans a rare opportunity to see their favorite dancers in person," said John Colucci, assistant director of urology marketing at Astellas.

The 'Keep on Dancing' sweepstakes runs through Nov. 26, 2017. No purchase is necessary. For official rules, including full details, and to enter, visit

The 25th season of "Dancing with the Stars" premieres on ABC on Monday, September 18 at 8:00 p.m. EDT.

About Astellas
Astellas is a pharmaceutical company dedicated to improving the health of people around the world through the provision of innovative and reliable pharmaceutical products. For more information on Astellas, please visit our website at You can also follow us on Twitter at @AstellasUS, Facebook at or LinkedIn at



SOURCE Astellas Pharma US, Inc.

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