back to top
Celebrity

Meet The New Cast Of "Dancing With The Stars"

Simone Biles, Nick Viall, and Mr. T top the list.

Posted on

Simone Biles

Tim Warner / Getty Images
Craig Sjodin / ABC

Where have you seen them before? In the 2016 Rio Olympics.

Dancing partner: Sasha Farber.

Can they dance? If winning a gold medal for her gymnastics floor exercise is any sign, definitely.

Nick Viall

Phillip Faraone / Getty Images
Craig Sjodin / ABC

Where have you seen them before? As runner-up on two seasons of The Bachelorette, Bachelor In Paradise, and is currently looking for love every Monday night at 8 p.m. as The Bachelor.

Dancing partner: Peta Murgatroyd

Can they dance? As we saw on this season of The Bachelor during his date with Rachel, no, he cannot.

Normani Kordei

Emma Mcintyre / Getty Images
Craig Sjodin / ABC

Where have you seen them before? As 1/4th of Fifth Harmony, who burst onto the scene in 2012 when they won X Factor. They're responsible for bangers like "Worth It," "Sledgehammer," and "Work From Home." She is always camera-ready.

Dancing partner: Valentin Chmerkovskiy

Can they dance? Of course she can!

Chris Kattan

Frazer Harrison / Getty Images
Craig Sjodin / ABC

Where have you seen them before? Saturday Night Live, A Night At The Roxbury, Corky Romano, and so on.

Dancing partner: Witney Carson

Can they dance? Hi, have you ever heard of Mango?

Rashad Jennings

Gustavo Caballero / Getty Images
Craig Sjodin / ABC

Where have you seen them before? He's the a former running back for the New York Giants and current free agent.

Dancing partner: Emma Slater

Can they dance? Probably, if the pattern from other seasons of seeing NFL players come on to the show and absolutely kill it holds true.

Heather Morris

Robin Marchant / Getty Images
Craig Sjodin / ABC

Where have you seen them before? Glee.

Dancing partner: Maksim Chmerkovskiy

Can they dance? Before Glee she was a backup dancer for Beyoncé so YES SHE CAN.

David Ross

Jason Miller / Getty Images
Craig Sjodin / ABC

Where have you seen them before? A two-time World Series champion and catcher for the Chicago Cubs.

Dancing partner: Lindsay Arnold

Can they dance? Unclear.

Nancy Kerrigan

Elsa / Getty Images
Craig Sjodin / ABC

Where have you seen them before? A former US figure skater (and 1992 Olympic Bronze medalist, 1993 US National Champion, 1994 Olympic Silver medalist — no big deal) who you may remember was attacked by her rival Tonya Harding.

Dancing partner: Artem Chigvintsev

Can they dance? Hell yes!

Mr. T

Brad Barket / Getty Images
Craig Sjodin / ABC

Where have you seen them before? Oh, I don't know — The A Team, Rocky III, and a million other pop culture moments over the past 30 years.

Dancing partner: Kym Herjavec

Can they dance? I pity the fool who asks such a question.

Charo

Matt Winkelmeyer / Getty Images
Craig Sjodin / ABC

Where have you seen them before? The actress, comedian, and flamenco guitar player known for her catchphrase, Chuchi-Chuchi!

Dancing partner: Keo Motsepe

Can they dance? All signs point to yes.

Bonner Bolton

Mike Coppola / Getty Images
Craig Sjodin / ABC

Where have you seen them before? He's a professional bull rider and stunt double/friend to Scott Eastwood.

Dancing partner: Sharna Burgess

Can they dance? Maybe!

Erika Jayne

Frazer Harrison / Getty Images
Craig Sjodin / ABC

Where have you seen them before? As Erika Girardi on The Real Housewives of Beverly Hills or performing any of her hit songs as her alter ego Erika Jayne like "How Many Fucks" or "Painkillr."

Dancing partner: Gleb Savchenko

Can they dance? Yes, it's Erika fucking Jayne!

The best things at three price points