The celebrities and their professional partners have been revealed for the upcoming “Dancing With the Stars” Season 19, and this cast sounds like a great group. Among the celebs are “Duck Dynasty” daughter Sadie Robertson, “Fresh Prince of Bel-Air’s” Alfonso Ribeiro and “Switched at Birth” and “Back to the Future” star Lea Thompson.
The full list and pairings is below:
Jonathan Bennett, actor, Allison Holker
Tommy Chong, comedian, Peta Murgatroyd
Randy Couture, UFC fighter, Karina Smirnoff
Betsey Johnson, fashion designer, Tony Dovolani
Lolo Jones, Olympian, Keo Motsepe
Bethany Mota, beauty guru, Derek Hough
Janel Parrish, actress, Val Chmerkovskiy
Alfonso Ribeiro, actor, Witney Carson
Sadie Robertson, reality star, Mark Ballas
Antonio Sabato Jr., actor, Cheryl Burke
Tavis Smiley, talk show host, Sharna Burgess
Lea Thompson, actress, Artem Chigvintsev
Michael Waltrip, NASCAR driver, Emma Slater
And the big question on everyone’s mind — will Ribeiro be busting out the “Carlton” dance on “Dancing With the Stars”? The answer is yes.
“We will absolutely give the fans what they would love to see, which is the Carlton dance. I gotta give the audience a reason to keep me on,” says Ribeiro with a laugh.
What do you think of the Season 19 cast? The latest season kicks off Monday, Sept. 15 at 8 p.m. ET/PT on ABC.