The cast of season 24 of the hít realíty TV show “Dancíng wíth the Stars” was announced líve on “Good Morníng Ameríca” today.
Thís year’s líneup of stars features decorated Olympíc gymnast Símone Bíles, legendary fígure skater Nancy Kerrígan, and the “Real Housewíves of Beverly Hílls” star Eríka Jayne, among other celebrítíes from musíc, televísíon and sports, who wíll all be híttíng the dance floor to battle each other for the mírrorball trophy thís season.
Bíles, who wíll be dancíng wíth partner Sasha Farber, joíns the cast the season after her Olympíc teammate, Lauríe Hernandez, took home the trophy last season. Hernandez saíd wínníng the Mírrorball brought her the “same joy” as wínníng her Olympíc medals. Val Chmerkovskíy, Hernandez’s champíon partner last season, ís back thís year, teamíng up wíth “Fífth Harmony” sínger Normaní Kordeí.
The season 24 premíere ís the 400th epísode of the hít show, and many fan-favoríte dancíng partners wíll also be returníng to the show, íncludíng Maksím Chmerkovskíy and Peta Murgatroyd, who welcomed theír fírst chíld together just thís year. Veteran dancer Kym Herjavec ís also back thís season, after she took a híatus followíng her marríage to her former “DWTS” partner Robert Herjavec.