“Dancing with the Stars” Season 21 Cast Announced – See Pairings List! (VIDEO)

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dancing with the stars season 21 cast

By Andrew Shuster |

dancing with the stars season 21 cast


The full cast for season 21 of “Dancing with the Stars” was revealed on Wednesday’s “Good Morning America.” Check out the video below!

This season’s stars are Nick Carter, wildlife warrior Bindi Irwin, jockey Victor Espinoza, Kim Zolciak, Chaka Khan, actress Alexa PenaVega, Big Time Rush Carlos PenaVega, Vine star Hayes Grier, Tamar Braxton, singer Andy Grammer, train hero Alek Skarlatos, Gary Busey, and Paula Deen.

While the cast was being interviewed on “GMA,” Alexa and Carlos PenaVega, the first married couple to compete, admitted that they’re already getting competitive. Espinoza noted he was attracted to the “speed” of dancing, and Deen said she joined to “make some new friends, lose some weight and [get] a better body.”

The season 21 pairs are Tamar Braxton and Val Chmerkovskiy, Bindi Irwin and Derek Hough, Alexa PenaVega and Mark Ballas, Chaka Khan and Keo Motsepe, Victor Espinoza and Karina Smirnoff, Carlos PenaVega and Witney Carson, Nick Carter and Sharna Burgess, Andy Grammer and Allison Holker, Gary Busey and Anna Trebunskaya, Hayes Grier and Emma Slater, Kim Zolciak and Tony Dovolani, Paula Deen and Louis Van Amstel, Alek Skarlatos and Lindsay Arnold.

Season 21 of “Dancing with the Stars” kicks off on ABC on September 14. See video of the cast announcement below. What do you think of this year’s cast and who are you rooting for? Note: Video no longer available.


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