Host Tom Bergeron and former ‘DWTS’ finalist Melissa Rycroft announced the celebrity cast for the new season of ‘Dancing with the Stars‘ on Monday night, and as usual, they pulled a few ‘Gotchas!’
As reported earlier today, ‘Jon & Kate Plus 8‘ star Kate Gosselin is among the 11 celebrities competing on the show this season. The token NFL star and Olympian are represented, of course, but there are also a few ‘DWTS’ firsts: a Pussycat Doll, an astronaut…and a ‘Bachelor.’
The Season 10 ‘DWTS’ cast list:
–‘The Bachelor’ Jake Pavelka
–Reality TV star Kate Gosselin
–ESPN reporter Erin Andrews
–‘Original Moonwalker,’ astronaut Buzz Aldrin
–Olympic Gold Medalist Evan Lysacek
–Pussycat Dolls’ Nicole Scherzinger
–Soap star Aiden Turner (‘All My Children‘)
–‘Baywatch‘ star Pamela Anderson
–Cincinnati Bengals wide receiver Chad Ochocinco
–‘Beverly Hills, 90210‘ star Shannen Doherty
There you have it. Was it worth the wait? What do you think of this season’s cast?
The new season of ‘Dancing with the Stars’ premieres on March 22 on ABC.