Lacheys, Debbie Gibson lead 'Dancing with the Stars' cast

Former NFL star Terrell Owens to compete in season 25 of'Dancing With the Stars

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So many celebs had been rumored for weeks - and while some names were correct, there were definitely a few surprises during the announcement on Good Morning America this morning.

"DWTS", which remains ABC's most-watched series, will return September 18.

"I've actually moved out of the house for the duration of the season, just to keep the peace", Nick joked on GMA of competing against his wife, not to mention their pro partners are a married couple as well. Maks' brother Val Chmerkovskiy is dancing with former Paralympic swimmer and ESPN personality Victoria Arlen who couldn't walk a year ago.

Dancing with the Stars will return for its 25th season on Monday, September 18 at 8/7c on ABC! .


Other notable members of the new "DWTS" cast include Drew Scott, who stars on the popular HGTV home improvement show "Property Brothers" with his twin brother Johnathan, and standout WWE wrestler Nikki Bella, who is also a famous twin with fellow wrester Brie.

National Football League great Owens is the second officially confirmed participant in the upcoming season; Property Brothers star Drew Scott was announced in August. Last year, she won the Mirror Ball Trophy with her partner, Rashad Jennings, making that her first-ever win on the show. Barbara is the third shark to appear on "Dancing with the Stars". Gibson will be teamed with Alan Bersten, who filled in for Maksim Chmerkovskiy during Season 24 when Chmerkovskiy was sidelined with a calf injury.

Headlining the show will be Nick and Vanessa Lachey, athletes Derek Fisher and Terrell Owens and 80's pop star Debbie Gibson. "I like taking on a challenge but I have never danced before".

LINDSEY STIRLING (pro partner Mark Ballas) - Acclaimed violinist Lindsey Stirling used her classical violin training to leap through the music industry with nearly 10 million YouTube subscribers, over 1.9 billion views on her YouTube channel, two Billboard Music Awards and sold out tours worldwide. One of the key additions to the new Dancing With the Stars season is Frankie Muniz.

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