The 2012 “Dancing With the Stars” cast has been revealed by ABC. There are 12 celebrities in the new “DWTS” cast, including the normal actors, athletes and general celebrities. Spokane viewers of the show can tune in for the “DWTS” season 14 premiere on Monday, March 19. The show returns to ABC once again (channel 4 in Spokane), hopefully providing an exciting installment.
Some of the recognizable names in the 2012 cast include Donald Driver of the Green Bay Packers, Melissa Gilbert from “Little House on the Prairie” and “The View” co-host Sherri Shepherd. Many of the familiar dancers have returned as well, including Chelsie Hightower (pictures), Maksim Chmerkovskiy and Cheryl Burke.
Below is the full list of celebrities joining the show in season 14 as well as the dance partners that they have received.
Full 2012 “Dancing With the Stars” Cast
Anna Demidova & Jack Wagner (General Hospital & Melrose Place)
Maksim Chmerkovskiy & Melissa Gilbert (Little House on the Prairie)
Peta Murgatroyd & Donald Driver (Green Bay Packers Receiver)
Cheryl Burke & William Levy (Telenova Star)
Val Chmerkovskiy & Sherri Shepherd (View Host)
Mark Ballas & Katherine Jenkins (Opera Singer)
Karina Smirnoff & Gavin Degraw (Recording Artist)
Tony Dovolani & Martina Navratilova (Tennis Legend)
Chelsie Hightower & Roshon Fegan (Disney Star)
Derek Hough & Maria Menounos (TV Host)
Kym Johnson & Jaleel White (Family Matters)
Tristan McManus & Gladys Knight (Music Legend)