The season 17 cast of Dancing with the Stars has now been officially announced by ABC. WABC is reporting that the following stars are ready to lace up there dancing shoes for our Monday night entertainment.
“Jersey Shore” star Nicole “Snookie” Polizzi
Former NFL star Keyshawn Johnson
Actress Valerie Harper
“Pretty Little Liars” star Brant Daugherty
Singer/dancer/actress/entrepreneur Christina Milian
Bill Nye the Science Guy
“Saved by the Bell” star Elizabeth Berkley
“High School Musical” and Broadway star Corbin Bleu
“Glee” star Amber Riley
Comedian Bill Engvall
Reality TV star Jack Osbourne
“King of Queens” star Leah Remini
Some very interesting names mixed in with the requisite Disney stars.
Can “Snookie” remember an entire two minute routine?
Keyshawn Johnson is looking for someone to throw him the damn mirrorball.
Valerie Harper is fighting cancer, and will be an easy sympathy vote for America.
Brant Daugherty gets to introduce himself to television viewers who aren’t girls between the ages of 12-15.
Christina Milian is an obvious ringer who knows how to dance.
Bill Nye seems perfect for the bumbling older celebrity with two left feet.
Elizabeth Berkley’s eventual “Showgirls” inspired dance number could explode the internet.
Corbin Bleu cashing in his last Disney chips for his slot on the show.
Amber Riley trying to escape the collapsing Glee.
Bill Engvall might be out of his depth without Jeff Foxworthy dancing next to him.
Jack Osbourne should have enough money to not be on this list.
Leah Remini should represent her departure from scientology through the power of dance.
The new season launches Monday, September 17th at 8pm on ABC.