Meet The New Contestants On Season 12 Of Dancing With The Stars


On Monday, ABC unveiled the lineup for season 12 of “Dancing With the Stars.”

The new season starts March 21 with a two-hour premiere. 

So who’d they get? 

Here’s a hint: the cast includes a boxing legend, a former Karate Kid, and Kirstie Alley.

Already, our money is on Kirtie Alley…that woman’s career is a lesson in longevity. 

Alas, Christine O’Donnell, rumoured to have been considering following the footsteps of Bristol Palin, opted out.

Sugar Ray Leonard

Named after his mother's favourite singer, Ray Charles, Sugar Ray Leonard was crowned 'Boxer of the Decade' for the 1980s.

Chelsea Kane

Disney actress and singer, she first starred in the 2007 film Bratz: The Movie.


Actor, rapper and son of hip hop entrepreneur Master P, Romeo also likes to play basketball.

Ralph Macchio

You certainly remember him as the Karate Kid. But do you also recall his role as Billy Gambini in My Cousin Vinny?

Petra Nemcova

Czech model and TV host, Petra Nemcova made headlines for surviving the tsunami in Thailand.

Kendra Wilkinson

Kendra Wilkinson came to the spotlight as one of Hugh Hefner's girls next door. She now stars in the eponymous reality show Kendra.

Hines Ward

Wide receiver for the Pittsburgh Steelers, Hines Ward was voted MVP of Super Bowl XL.

Mike Catherwood aka Psycho Mike

California radio personality, Psycho Mike is drinking a test tube of breast milk in this photo.

Chris Jericho

Best known as the WWF wrestler, Chris Jericho is also a TV host and rock musician.

Wendy Williams

Spunky radio and TV personality, Wendy Williams once lit a beef jerky on fire on her TV show.

Kirstie Alley

Talk about staying power. Kirstie Alley has been acting since the 1980s. Cheers to that!

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