The cast and dancer pairs for season 14 of “Dancing With the Stars” was announced this morning on ABC’s “Good Morning America” and it includes TV host Maria Menonous, Jack Wagner of “Melrose Place”, TV Star Melissa Gilbert and former nerd-turned hunk Jaleel White. Also competing will be Green Bay Packers wide receiver Donald Driver, singer/songwriter Gavin DeGraw, Motown Legend Gladys Knight, “The View” co-host Sherri Shepherd, tennis great Martina Navratilova and more.
Here’s the complete list of the DWTS cast and dance partners for Season 14:
- Jack Wagner (actor) and Anna Trebunskaya
- Melissa Gilbert (actress) and Maksim Chmerkovskiy
- Donald Driver (football player) and Peta Murgatroyd
- William Levy (soap star, model) and Cheryl Burke
- Sherri Shepherd (TV host) and Val Chmerkovskiy
- Katherine Jenkins (singer) and Mark Ballas
- Gavin Degraw (singer) and Karina Smirnoff
- Martina Navratilova (tennis player) and Tony Dovolani
- Roshon Fegan (actor) and Chelsea Hightower
- Maria Menounos (TV host) and Derek Hough
- Jaleel White (actor) and Kym Johnson
- Gladys Knight (singer) and Tristan MacManus
“Dancing With the Stars” is about to get cheesy. That’s right, ladies and gentlemen, Urkel will be making his long-awaited return to television on the hit ABC dance show as he, along with NFL champion Donald Driver, Telenovela actor William Levy, opera singer Katherine Jenkins, TV star Jack Wagner, Media princess Maria Menonous and many more take the dance floor to compete for the DWTS title.
The cast of “Dancing With the Stars” may not have the traditional superpowers that past seasons have had, but it promises to be another exciting season, nonetheless.
“Dancing With the Stars” Season 14 premieres on March 19th on ABC.
Here’s more on the “Dancing With the Stars” cast for season 14 from ABC:
A whole new celebrity cast is putting on their dancing shoes and preparing to take the ballroom by storm on Season 14 of ABC’s “Dancing With the Stars.”
Actor Jack Wagner of “Melrose Place” fame, TV star Melissa Gilbert, who became a household name as Laura Ingalls on “Little House on the Prairie,” “The View” co-host Sherri Shepherd, and Jaleel White, best known as Steve Urkel from “Family Matters,” are among this season’s headliners.
Tennis legend Martina Navratilova, TV host Maria Menounos, Motown great Gladys Knight, opera singer Katherine Jenkins, Disney star Roshon Fegan, NFL champ Donald Driver, singer Gavin DeGraw and Telenovela actor William Levy round out the celebrity line-up.
The new cast and their professional partners make their official debut today on “Good Morning America.” Hosts Tom Bergeron and Brooke Burke Charvet joined “GMA” co-anchor Robin Roberts at the El Capitan Theater in Los Angeles for the live announcement.