Photo: Snooki on DTWS
‘Dancing With the Stars’ has just announced their line up for Season 17 and it is as diverse as it can be. There is a scientist, a couple reality stars and someone battling cancer.
The new cast will including Peruvian Nicole “Snooki” Polizzi of Jersey Shore infamy, actress and renounced Scientologist Leah Remini, actress Valerie Harper who is battling brain cancer and the ‘Science Guy’ Bill Nye. Also in the line up is NFL player Keyshawn Johnson, comic Bill Engvall, reality star battling MS Jack Osbourne, actor Brant Daughtery, singer Christina Milian, actress Elizabeth Berkley and Amber Riley.
New mother and best-selling author Snooki will be paired with Sasha Farber, who is a first time professional partner.
American audiences will get to see everyone’s dancing skills at the two-hour premiere on September 16 on ABC. The show will be hosted by Tom Bergeron and Brooke Burke-Charvet.
Each week viewers can vote for their favorite dancing performance and beginning with the second episode on Monday, September 23, one couple will be eliminated at the end of the show by combining the judges’ scores from that night, along with the public votes from the previous week.
Click here to read the cast bio and who they will be paired with to dance.