Those who are looking forward to the return of Dancing with the Stars next month will be happy to know that ABC has released the list of names and pairings for the dance competition’s upcoming fourteenth season. Among them, Melissa Gilbert, Gladys Knight, Martina Navratilova, and Steve Urkel himself, Jaleel White.
ABC made the announcement this morning on Good Morning America and as is often the case, some names are more familiar than others. Twelve celebrities will be paired with professional dancers for the next season of the popular ballroom dancing competition Dance with the Stars. Here’s the list of celebrities and who they’re paired with.
Gavin DeGraw (musician) - Karina Smirnoff
Donald Driver (football player) - Peta Mrgatroyd
Roshon Fegan (TV star, songwriter) - Chelsie Hightower
Melissa Gilbert (actor) - Maksim Chmerkovskiy
Katherin Jenkins (classical musician) - Mark Ballas
Gladys Knight (musician) - Tristan McManus
William Levy (actor) - Cheryl Burke
Maria Menounos (TV host) - Derek Hough
Marina Navratilova (tennis pro) - Tony Dovolani
Sherri Shepherd (TV host) - Val Chmerkovskiy
Jack Wagner (actor) - Anna Trebunskaya
Jaleel White (actor) - Kym Johnson
Season 14 of Dancing with the Stars will kick off Monday, March 19th on ABC, with the first elimination taking place on March 27th. That should give plans plenty of time to look over the contestants and make their picks for who they think stands a chance at taking home the next disco ball.
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