It’s only a few hours until the official cast announcement for Season 12 of “Dancing with the Stars,” but names are leaking out right and left.
Read on to find out who you could be rooting for — or against — this season on the hit dance show.
TMZ is reporting a few big surprises in the rumor mill — like the zany, unpredictable Kirstie Alley — but is it true? We’ll find out tonight during “The Bachelor,” which airs from 8-10 p.m. PT/ET on ABC. Look for the confirmed list and our analysis of the new cast later Monday night here on xfinityTV.com.
Here are some celeb pairings that TMZ says are locked in:
~Boxing great Sugar Ray Leonard and Anna Trebunskaya
~Pittsburgh Steeler Hines Ward and Kym Johnson
~Wrestler Chris Jericho and Cheryl Burke
~Rapper Lil’ Romeo and Chelsie Hightower
~E! reality star Kendra Wilkinson and Louis van Amstel
~Actress Kirstie Alley and Maksim Chmerkovskiy
~Talk-show host Wendy Williams and Tony Dovolani
~Disney star Chelsea Kane and Mark Ballas
~”Karate Kid” Ralph Macchio and Karina Smirnoff
Of this we can be sure: There should be plenty to love, hate, … and love to hate.