ABC announced it’s line-up for the Spring 2012 edition of the celebrity toe-tapper, Dancing With the Stars…and after a couple of seasons of questioning the “stars” in Dancing With the Stars. It seems like a really good lineup – everyone from sports figures to musical stars to television icons.
Here is this season’s line-up:
Donald Driver, a Super Bowl champion and the all-time leading receiver for the Green Bay Packers, will be dancing with Peta Murgatroyd.
Gavin DeGraw, the pop star whose hits include “I Don’t Wanna Be” and “Chariot”, will be partnered with Karina Smirnoff.
Gladys Knight, the legendary R&B singer (Pips not included), is dancing with Tristan MacManus.
Jack Wagner, soap star and 80’s pop singer, will dance with Anna Trebunskaya.
Jaleel White (that’s right, it’s Steve Urkel) is partnered with Kym Johnson.
Katherine Jenkins, a world-wide music sensation, will dance with Mark Ballas.
Maria Menounos, the host of Extra!, will be dancing with Derek Hough.
Martina Navraltilova, women’s tennis legend, will be tripping the lights fantastic with Tony Dolovani.
Melissa Gilbert, yes, Laura Ingalls Wilder herself, will be partnered with Maksim Chmerkovskiy.
Roshon Fegan, Disney Channel star and recording artist, will dance with Chelsie Hightower.
Sherri Shepherd, actress and The View hostess, will be dancing with Val Chmerkovskiy
William Levy, Latin model and television star, gets to tango with Cheryl Burke.
Check out pictures of the celebrities in the slideshow on the left side of the page.
Dancing With the Stars will premiere on ABC affiliate WOI-Ch. 5 on Monday, March 19, 2012. The show will air at 7:00 pm CST.