Dancing With the Stars is back for its 17th season and even though the show will be moving to only one night a week, the powers that be over at ABC are attempting to make it up to us with a very interesting cast.
Along with the likes of Glee’s Amber Riley, Jack Osbourne, Leah Remini, former NFL star Keyshawn Johnson and Valerie Harper, Jersey Shore-turned-mom Snooki and Bill Nye (The Science Guy!) are also set to join the cast, along with some others.
They had me at Bill Nye.
Here’s the official pairings (Courtesy of E! News):
Amber Riley and Derek Hough
Nicole “Snooki” Polizzi and Sasha Farber
Brant Daugherty and Peta Murgatroyd
Leah Remini and Tony Dovolani
Corbin Bleu and Karina Smirnoff
Christina Milian and Mark Ballas
Valerie Harper and Tristan MacManus
Bill Nye and Tyne Stecklein
Keyshawn Johnson and Sharna Burgess
Elizabeth Berkley and Val Chmerkovskiy
Bill Engval and Emma Slater
Jack Osbourne and Cheryl Burke
The new season will be premiering September 16, 2013. Don’t forget to tune in!
Also, as a bonus, here’s the Bill Nye (The Science Guy!) theme song:
Sources: E! News
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