Tuesday, February 26, 2013

New 'Dancing with the Stars' Cast is Revealed, Will You Watch?

His big moment: Comedian D.L Hughley will dance with Cheryl Burke
Comedian D.L Hughley will dance with Cheryl Burke
After months of rumors, the new cast for season 16 of Dancing with the Stars were revealed this morning on Good Morning America. Joining this season are Olympic gold medalists, comedians, Grammy winners, a soap star and more. Check out the 11 new celebrities below:

  1. Wynonna Judd: 48-year-old country music superstar and 5-time Grammy winner. Pro partner is Tony Dovolani.
  2. D.L. Hughley: 49-year-old comedian, actor and star of "The Hughleys." Pro partner is Cheryl Burke.
  3. Jacoby Jones: 28-year-old wide receiver for the Super Bowl championship team Baltimore Ravens. Pro partner is Karina Smirnoff.
  4. Lisa Vanderpump: 52-year-old savvy entrepreneur and star of "The Real Housewives of Beverly Hills" and "Vamderpump Rules." Pro partner is Gleb Savchenko, a brand new professional dancer.
  5. Andy Dick: 47-year-old actor, comedian, director and musician. Pro partner is a new "DWTS" pro, Sharna Burgess.
  6. Victor Ortiz: 26-year-old WBC welterweight champion. Pro partner is another new face, Lindsay Arnold.
  7. Zendaya Coleman: 16-year-old "Shake It Up" star on the Disney Channel. Pro partner is Val Chmerkovskiy.
  8. Aly Raisman: 18-year-old captain of the U.S. Women's Gymnastics Team that won team gold at the 2012 Summer Olympics in London. Pro partner is Mark Ballas.
  9. Ingo Rademacher: 41-year-old soap star from "General Hospital." Pro partner is Kym Johnson.
  10. Kellie Pickler: 26-year-old country music star and "American Idol" finalist. Pro partner is Derek Hough.
  11. Dorothy Hammill: 56-year-old Olympic gold medalist from the 1976 Winter Games in Innsbruck. Pro partner is Tristan MacManus.
And after seven years, popular dancer Maksim Chmerkovskiy will not be back this season.

Dancing with the Stars premieres on ABC at 8 p.m. on March 18. The first results show elimination airs at 9 p.m. on March 26. Will you be watching?

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