Good Morning America announced the 12 contestants of ABC’s Dancing with the Stars this morning. Baltimore Ravens wide receiver Jacoby Jones was already confirmed during Oscar Sunday in a DWTS promo. His partner will be Karina Smirnoff.
Jones, who is fresh off a Superbowl victory against the San Francisco 49ers, was a guest on Jimmy Kimmel Live two weeks ago and said he was very enthusiastic if the reality dancing competition’s producers asked him to go on board. He is known for his Touchdown dances and now America will see his ballroom skills.
Other rumored constants reported by TMZ on Sunday were former season five American Idol contestant Kellie Pickler, country singer Wynona Judd, gymnast Aly Raisman, and Bachelor Sean Lowe.
Here is the official cast list:
Country star Wynona Judd & Tony Dovolani
Comedian and star of The Hughleys D.L. Hughley & Cheryl Burke
Real Housewife Lisa Vanderpump & Les Sojenko
Funny guy Andy Dick & Chara Burgess
Boxer Victor Ortiz & Lindsay Arnold
Disney Channel star Zendaya Coleman & Val Chmerkovskiy
Olympic gymnast Aly Raisman & Mark Ballas
Former General Hospital hunk Ingo Rademacher & Kym Johnson
American Idol finalist Kellie Pickler & Derek Hough
Olympic figure skater Dorothy Hamill & Tristan MacManus
Who is your favorite? Will you watch this season and who do you think should have been cast? Let us know in the comments.
Dancing with the Stars premieres Monday, March 18 at 8 p.m. on ABC.