Aug. 17, 2009 — -- The "Dancing With the Stars" cast for season nine was announced today live on "Good Morning America."
The stage is set for new "DWTS" contestants to showcase their fancy footwork when "Dancing With the Stars" returns for its ninth season Monday, Sept. 21.
The celebrity cast, which includes an Osmond, a cowboy and a former House majority leader, will team with professional dancers and face off on television's hit ballroom competition.
Gymnast Shawn Johnson was the winner on the last season of the show.
Host Tom Bergeron was in Times Square today to announce the cast.
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Professional snowboarder, Louie Vito, is among the U.S.'s elite snowboarders favored to make the 2010 Olympic team. Competing in both the Pipe and Slopestyle disciplines, Vito continues to train for the Grand Prix qualifying. The 21 year-old native of Bellefontaine, Ohio, turned pro in 2006 and has competed in multiple Winter X-Games competitions. He is also a two-time winner of the USSA Grand Prix Halfpipe Series.