Dancing With The Stars' new celebrity lineup announced

February 19, 2008 by dino

Priscilla PresleyElvis Presley’s ex-wife, Priscilla Presley, tennis champ Monica Seles and movie beauty Shannon Elizabeth will battle it out in the ballroom in the new series of ‘Dancing With The Stars’.

The full line-up of 12 celebrity dancers was announced last night, and also includes ‘Police Academy’ actor Steve Guttenberg, R&B singer Mario, magician Penn Jillette, and US TV hunk Cristian de la Fuente.

The world of sport will be represented by American Football star Jason Smith and Olympic gold medalist figure-skater Kristi Yamaguchi.

Oscar-winning actress Marlee Matlin, ‘Hairspray’ star Marissa Jaret Winokur and radio show host Adam Carolla complete the list of contestants.

They will all be tripping the light fantastic on the smash-hit show in a bid to lift the trophy won last series by racing driver Helio Castroneves. Helio beat Spice Girl Mel B to take the prize in a thrilling finale.

The spectacular sixth series will start on March 17.

Two stars will be eliminated in the first results show on March 25 – the first double elimination in the show’s history.


  • http://www.bob.com Bob

    Jason Taylor is the football player.