“Dancing With The Stars” Season 12 Contestants Announced

Dancing with the stars stage

ABC announced the season 12 lineup for "Dancing with the Stars".

Here is the first glimpse at the contestants for the new season of the dance competition.  The show premieres on March 21st.

The professional partner pairings are just rumor at this point, but I thought I'd include them in case they wind up being right.


Kirstie Alley – Maksim Chmerkovskiy

Kendra Wilkinson – Louis van Amstel

Ralph Macchio – Karina Smirnoff

Romeo – Chelsie Hightower

Chris Jericho –  Cheryl Burke

Wendy Williams – Tony Dovolani

Sugar Ray Leonard – Anna Trebunskaya

Hines Ward – Kym Johnson

Chelsea Kane – Mark Ballas

Petra Nemcova – Dmitry Chaplin

Mike Catherwood – No word yet


What do you think of the celeb contenstants this time around? Do you keep up with the show?