The final Dancing With the Stars celebrity cast was announced on February 28, 2012. Among the 12 stars were two professional athletes, tennis star Martina Navratilova and NFL star Donald Driver.
Martina Navratilova and Donald Driver will each be in the hands of capable and attractive professional dancers for the season. Navratilova has been paired up with mild-mannered Tony Dovolani. Driver will be dancing with the lovely and talented Peta Murgatroyd.
According to People, the announcement was made live on Good Morning America. GMA was lucky enough to have the new celebrity cast members and their professional dance partners on hand during the announcement.
In addition to Martina Navratilova and Donald Driver, Dancing With the Stars will feature the amateur dancing talents of Family Matters star Jaleel White who is best known for his role as Steve Urkel, Jack Wagner of Melrose Place and General Hospital fame, Maria Menounos of Extra, Disney star Roshon Fegan, beautiful and talented opera singer Katherine Jenkins, legendary singer Gladys Knight, singer Gavin DeGraw, and actor and model William Levy who was not present for the announcement.