'Dancing With The Stars' Set To Begin – Meet The Celebrities & Their Partners
March 17th, 2013 4:00pm EDT
The stars are back and ready to hit the dance floor yet again! "Dancing with the Stars" returns for its 16 season with an all-new cast of fresh faces hitting the dance floor. This season features two new dance styles, contemporary and jazz; three new professional dance partners -- Lindsay Arnold, Sharna Burgess & Gleb Savchenko; and notable theme shows. In May, "Dancing with the Stars" will commemorate their 300th episode with a spectacular celebration. The competition begins on ABC tomorrow night, March, 18 (8:00-10:01 p.m., ET), with a the two-hour live premiere. "DWTS the Results Show" premieres in week two, with the first elimination on Tuesday, March 26.
Meet the celebrities and their partners for Season 16 of "Dancing with the Stars":
Andy Dick & Sharna Burgess
American comedian, actor, writer, director, musician and producer, Andy Dick joins first time professional partner Sharna Burgess.
Dorothy Hamill & Tristan MacManus
Gold medalist, Olympic Hall of Famer, Emmy award-winning Dorothy Hamill partners with Tristan MacManus.
D.L. Hughley & Cheryl Burke
One of the most popular and highly recognized standup comedians on the road today, D.L Hughley partners with Cheryl Burke.
Jacoby Jones & Karina Smirnoff
Super Bowl Champion Jacoby Jones partners with Karina Smirnoff.
Wynonna Judd & Tony Dovolani
Five-time Grammy winner and New York Times bestselling author Wynonna Judd partners with Tony Dovolani.
Sean Lowe & Peta Murgatroyd
The Bachelor's Sean Lowe partners with Peta Murgatroyd.
Victor Ortiz & Lindsay Arnold
World class athlete Victor Ortiz partners with newcomer Lindsay Arnold.
Kellie Pickler & Derek Hough
Singer song-writer Kellie Pickler partners with Derek Hough.
Ingo Rademacher & Kym Johnson
Soap Opera star Ingo Rademacher partners with Kym Johnson.
Alexandra Raisman & Mark Ballas
Gold medalist Alexandra Raisman partners with Mark Ballas.
Lisa Vanderpump & Gleb Savchenko
Hailing from London, restaurateur, designer, author, philanthropist, producer and television personality Lisa Vanderpump partners with newcomer Gleb Savchenko.
Zendaya & Val Chmerkovskiy
Multi-talented actress and singer Zendaya partners with Val Chmerkovskiy.
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