ABC announces newest cast of Dancing with the Stars

February 18, 2008 12:00:00 AM PST
There have been rumors for months, but Monday, ABC finally revealed the newest cast of Dancing with the Stars and one of the 'stars' has Triangle roots.

Raleigh resident Kristi Yamaguchi is taking off her ice skates and putting on her dancing shoes.

She'll be joined by actress Marlee Matlin and Penn Jillette, the bigger half of magician team 'Penn and Teller.'

The rest of the cast includes; Marissa Jaret Winkour, radio personality Adam Carolla. Singer Cristian de la Fuente, tennis-pro Monica Seles, singer Mario, actor Steve Guttenberg, football player Jason Taylor, actress Shannon Elizabeth and the biggie -- actress Priscilla Presley.

Hosted by Tom Bergeron and Samantha Harris, the celebrities will perform choreographed dance routines which will be judged by renowned Ballroom judge Len Goodman and dancer/choreographers Bruno Tonioli and Carrie Ann Inaba.

Dancing with the Stars returns Monday, March 17th at 8 p.m. The results show will return on Tuesday, March 25th at 9 p.m. on ABC30.


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