Here’s who will be hitting the dance floor when the show kicks off on September 20.
Jimmie Allen is a country music artist and the 2021 Country Music Awards New Male Artist of the Year.
Melanie C, better known as Sporty Spice, whose real name is Melanie Chisholm will be dancing away with the pros this season.
Christine Chiu is a philanthropist and one of the stars of Netflix’s “Bling Empire.”
Emmy-nominated actress Melora Hardin is known for roles in “Transparent,” “The Office,” and “The Bold Type.”
Olivia Jade Giannulli is a YouTuber whose parents, Lori Loughlin and fashion designer Mossimo Giannulli, went to prison in the 2019 college admissions scandal.
Cast as the first Black “Bachelor,” Matt James operates nonprofit ABC Food Tours.
“SWEEP THE LEG!” Martin Kove ran the Cobra Kai karate school in the Karate Kid movies and is reprising his role in the show “Cobra Kai.”
Suni Lee is an American gymnast who won all-around gold at the 2020 Tokyo Olympics.
MIKE “THE MIZ” MIZANIN
Professional wrestler Mike “The Miz” Mizanin is one of Cleveland’s Own. He’s also an actor and media personality.
Kenya Moore is a former Miss USA but better known as a cast member of “Real Housewives of Atlanta.”
BRIAN AUSTIN GREEN
Brian Austin Green played dreamy David Silver on the hit show 90210.
JoJo Siwa rose to stardom on “Dance Moms.” She is a singer, actress, and YouTuber. She will be the first to compete with a dance pro of the same sex. She came out as LGBTQ in 2021.
Iman Shumpert is a professional basketball player who won the NBA championship as a member of the Cleveland Cavaliers in 2016. He has also played for the Brooklyn Nets and the New York Knicks.
Not pictured: Cody Rigsby – a Peloton instructor and former professional dancer.