“Dancing With the Stars” has officially unveiled the newest line-up of celebrity contestants for its 20th season!
On Tuesday (Feb. 24), “Good Morning America” announced which stars will join the show, which is set to air on March 16. Putting on their dancing shoes are some of Hollywood’s biggest names, including a rapper, an openly gay football player, and a “Hunger Games” actress.
The countdown has begun for Season 20 of “Dancing With the Stars,” and on Wednesday’s (February 11) episode of “Good Morning America,” the list of professional competitors was unveiled.
Season 19 champion Witney Carson leads the way, followed by previous victors Kym Johnson, Peta Murgatroyd, Mark Ballas and Tony Dovolani. Furthermore, Val Chmerkovskiy, Emma Slater, Sharna Burgess, Allison Holker and Artem Chigvintsev.
He’s won more seasons of “Dancing With the Stars” than any other pro, and now Derek Hough is ready to move on. The handsome dancer released a statement today (January 13) to let his fans know the reasoning behind his decision.
Derek stated, “I am ecstatic that I’ll able to extend my passion for performing to the Great Stage of Radio City Music Hall in New York Spring Spectacular. Performing at Radio City Music Hall in a show that celebrates everything that is beloved about New York City is a dream. I can’t wait to show fans this production… It’s going to be like nothing they’ve seen me in before.”