“Dancing With The Stars” returns for its 18th season and the new cast of celebrity competitors were announced this morning on “Good Morning America”.
The cast includes child stars, reality stars, and athletes. See the DWTS cast revealed!
Olympic gold-medal winning ice skaters Meryl Davis and Charlie White join this year’s lineup, along with with “The Wonder Years” star Danica McKellar, game show host Drew Carey, swimming legend Diana Nyad, and actor Billy Dee Williams.
Former “Full House” actress Candace Cameron Bure, “Real Housewives” reality star NeNe Leakes, Australian singer Cody Simpson, and “Big Time Rush” actor James Maslow are are also competing for the mirrorball trophy.
Double-amputee snowboarding champ Amy Purdy, who lost both of her legs as a teenager and pushed to become a world-champion adaptive snowboarder, will be the first Paralympian to compete. Sean Avery is the first former hockey player to compete on DWTS.
Hunky professional Maksim Chmerkovskiy is back this season. Yay! There are also changes as sports host Erin Andrews is brought in to co-host with Tom Bergeron, after they gave Brooke Burke-Charvet the boot!
The two-hour season premiere of “Dancing with the Stars” will air on Monday, March 17, at 8 p.m. ET on ABC.
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