Whether you're tuning in for a laugh at the skin-tight glittery outfits, Kate Gosselin's new hair, or you're pumped for another season of dancing—all are welcome! A breakdown of contestants and live-blogging fun inside.
Tonight's premiere episode starts at 8:00 PM ET on ABC and will run until 10:00. Besides the announcement that Brooke Burke will be the new co-host alongside Tom Bergeron, we also get to see our 11 contestants compete for the first time.
So, who are your contestants this year? To save you some time googling all of these names, we've broken down the cast and where you might know them from below:
Known for: Jon and Kate Plus 8, every tabloid since she and Jon got a divorce.
Known for: Being a singer that was once(?) in the Pussycat Dolls
Known for: Winning the Olympic Gold in Figure Skating
Known for: Making us all laugh on Reno 911!
Known for: Being the last hunk to break hearts on The Bachelor: On the Wings of Love
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