(LOS ANGELES) — A whole new celebrity cast is putting on their dancing shoes and preparing to take the ballroom by storm on Season 14 of ABC’s Dancing With the Stars.
Actor Jack Wagner of Melrose Place fame, TV star Melissa Gilbert, who became a household name as Laura Ingalls on Little House on the Prairie, The View co-host Sherri Shepherd, and Jaleel White, best known as Steve Urkel from Family Matters, are among this season’s headliners.
Tennis legend Martina Navratilova, TV host Maria Menounos, Motown great Gladys Knight, opera singer Katherine Jenkins, Disney star Roshon Fegan, NFL champ Donald Driver, singer Gavin Degraw and Telenovela actor William Levy round out the celebrity line-up.
The new cast and their professional partners made their official debut Tuesday on Good Morning America. Hosts Tom Bergeron and Brooke Burke Charvet joined GMA co-anchor Robin Roberts at the El Capitan Theater in Los Angeles for the live announcement.
The new season of Dancing With the Stars premieres in a live two-hour event on Monday, March 19 at 8 p.m. ET on ABC.
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