Celebrity Cast Announced for DANCING WITH THE STARS Season 16!
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Pro Partner: Gleb Savchenko. The professional dancer makes his "DWTS" debut this season.
Comedian Andy Dick is bringing his quips and humor to the dance floor this season.
Professional boxer Victor Ortiz, a former welterweight champion, will enter the "Dancing" ring this season.
Pro Partner: Lindsay ArnolD. Jones is teaming up with pro dancer Lindsay Arnold, who is making her debut this season as a professional partner. She trained with fellow pro Mark Ballas and has appeared on "So You Think You Can Dance?"
The Disney star, known by her fans as Zendaya, is an actress, singer and dancer on the Disney channel's hit series "Shake It Up" and at 16, will be the youngest contestant ever on the shoW. Coleman plays Rocky Blue, a young dancer trying to dance her way to stardom, and is currently recording her debut album.
Olympic gymnast Aly Raisman is going for the "Dancing" gold. The gymnast became a household name as part of women's gymnastics team's "Fierce Five" at the London Olympics last summer, where she took home a gold medal for her performance on floor.
Pro Partner: Mark Ballas. Raisman will dance with two-time winner Mark Ballas, a "DWTS" veteran who returns for his 12th season. Ballas won the season 8 mirror ball trophy with Raisman's former teammate, Olympic gymnast Shawn Johnson.
The German-born actor, best known for his longtime role as Jasper "Jax" Jacks on the ABC soap opera "General Hospital," will put on his dancing shoes for season 16.
No stranger to reality TV competition, country music singer Kellie Pickler will put her skills to the test on "Dancing." The former "American Idol" contestant will be the first competitor to cross over from "Idol." Pickler made headlines in September for shaving off her long blonde hair in support of her childhood friend battling breast cancer.
Pro Partner: Derek Hough. Hough is a three-time champion, who returns for his 11th season.
The figure skating great will trade her ice skates for dancing shoes to compete this season. Hamill, 56, won the 1976 Olympic gold medal in women's figure skating at age 19, wowing audiences with her envelope-pushing spins on the ice and her iconic hair.
Watch the two-hour premiere of "Dancing With the Stars" on ABC on Monday, March 18 at 8 p.m. ET/7 p.m. CT on ABC. The couple with the lowest combined judges' scores and public votes for their performance will be sent home in