The Dancing With The Stars (DWTS) cast has finally been announced. There have been rumors about the cast for several weeks, but now, it’s official. A baker’s dozen of celebrities was named on Wednesday, September 6, on Good Morning America. So, who made the Season 25 cast? Read below to find out who made the cut.
The last two winners —Laurie Hernandez and Rashad Jennings—were elite athletes. This year’s line up includes another former football player, Terrell Owens. He hopes to continue the NFL’s winning streak, with four DWTS players winning from his sport.
Musicians tend to have a pretty good track record on Dancing With The Stars, too. Nick Lachey, Debbie Gibson, and Lindsey Stirling are hoping to take the win during Season 25.
The Complete Cast
Victoria Arlen (Paralympian swimmer) with Val Chmerkovskiy
Nikki Bella (WWE wrestler) with Artem Chigvintsev
Derek Fisher (Retired NBA Basketball Player) with Shana Burgess
Barbara Corcoran (Shark Tank Business Owner) with Keo Metsepe
Debbie Gibson (singer/songwriter) with Alan Bersten
Jordan Fisher (Hamilton/Greece LIVE actor) with Lindsay Arnold
Nick Lachey (Singer/Reality TV Star) with Peta Murgatroyd
Frankie Muniz (Malcolm In The Middle Actor) with Witney Carson
Vanessa Lachey (Miss Teen USA/TV Personality) with Maks Chmerkovskiy
Drew Scott (Property Brothers Relator/ Reality TV Host) with Emma Slater
Lindsey Stirling (Violinist) with Mark Ballas
Terrell Owens (NFL Football Player) with Cheryl Burke
Sasha Pieterse (Actress) with Gleb Savchenki
The Family Legacy
The Lachey’s have a family legacy to live up to on the dance floor. Nick’s brother and fellow band member, Drew won Season 2. Now, Nick and his wife, Vanessa will battle for the Season 25 trophy.
The Projected Faves
Terrell Owens and Drew Scott’s casting was announced ahead of the Good Morning America’s full cast reveal. Sasha Pieterse, Big Little Lies, and Pretty Little Liars actress is sure to be a fan favorite. The 80s pop star, Debbie Gibson, captured teens hearts almost 35 years ago. DWTS is banking on her doing it all over again as the viewers watch her compete for the Season 25 trophy.
Dancing With The Stars kicks off Monday, September 18 on ABC. Who are your favorites? Who do you think could win? Stick with Soap Opera Spy for more DWTS spoilers, news, and casting updates!