'DWTS' Season 23: Stars and Pro Partners Announced on 'GMA'

Find out which celebrities and pros are hitting the dance floor together for the new season of "Dancing With the Stars."
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It is the time we have all been waiting for. It's the moment we've all been waiting for, the big "Dancing with the stars" cast reveal. You see Tom Bergeron right here, also two new cast members. Olympic gold medalist Ryan Lochte and Laurie Hernandez right here. Are you ready to hear who you're competing against? Here we go. First up, it's Marcia, Marcia, Marsha, Maureen Mccormick from "The Brady bunch" vying for the mirror ball. Does it take you back to your childhood? Yes, Marcia was the best. Every rose has its thorn. Will blond bombshell amber rose stick it to the competition? "Little women la reality star terra jole is known for her lady gaga act. Pit little Shakira against her in this. "Taxi" actress Marilu henner. She's one of those annoying people who has a perfect memory. Yes. For everything. I've known her for years and remembers everything. And then we have former presidential hopeful governor Rick Perry who on occasion remembered three things. Ouch. Also -- He hasn't even started yet, Tom. And so Rick Perry will be cha-cha'ing George. Tom delay tried a couple of years ago. Helpfully Rick will do better. And you know former tween heartthrob Jake T. Austin from the great show "Wizards of Waverly place." Calvin Johnson was one of the best wide receivers in the NFL. They call him megatron. But can he transform in a great dancer? Will he throw a football at Marcia Brady. We'll find out. How will that go. He might have a baby face but he has a sultry voice, see what we did, 11 time grammy winner, Kenneth "Babyface" Edmonds will be competing and so will rapper and renovator, how many times you hear that in a sentence. Vanilla ice. Will he play nice, nice baby on the dance floor? Will champion race car driver James Hinchcliffe cross the finish line first to win the competition? He's had quite a year. He came very close to dying a year ago. And why you want to go up against country music sensation jana Kramer. All right. It's one eclectic cast. It's a good mix. Okay, there's the competition. What do you think? Oh, I'm just excited to go out there and dance as hard as I can. You want to know who you're going to be dancing with? Sure. Yeah, I think you do. Let's find out who is going to guide you to glory. Ginger, bring out Laurie's partner. Come over here. Mwah. Handsome handoff. Val, I know it's going to be hard to top ginger. What do you think of your new partner. Oh, my god. I'm her biggest fan. I saw her on TV killing it at the olympics and representing our country. I want to -- I know she's got a couple of gold medals and I would love to get her a gold mirror ball. You got to take Laurie out to breakfast and give her a couple of tips. I think we have to. You know what, I would just say if I had to give you any advice, number one, keep this guy fed and hydrated. He is so focused, you got to give him chicken salad. Does he get angry. Black coffee and water, he's good. You can tell by how much his hair kurs in yeah, don't try to make your hair better than his, it's not going to happen. At the end of it just enjoy. He taught me something I will never forget. That's to just enjoy that moment. When you walk out there, it goes so fast and he is the king of admiration, gratefulness and being in that moment so I know you're probably pretty good at that. A few moments to enjoy over the past couple of weeks. That's exciting. Ryan, are you ready to see who you're going to be dancing with. Yes. Can I get a drum roll, please. It is two time mirror ball champ Cheryl Burke. Hi. How are you? Hi. I just want to kiss all of you. Welcome back. How are you? Welcome back. Thank you, Tom. I missed you. I miss you more. I do. As I get hit by the mirror ball trophy. Cheryl, how does it feel to be coming back. Sorry. How does it feel to be coming back in amazing. I miss my family. It's been three seasons. Feels like it's been a decade since I've been back and so excited to be able to be back and dance with Ryan and just put that spray tang and glitter back on. You know, I just can't get rid of it. What made you want to come back other than the glitter and spray tan. Right. Well, I've been fortunate enough I produced and created a show called "Love on the floor" and dancing in Japan. It's a live stage show and for me it was about, you know, performing again and I felt inspired and I'm ready to be back and do what I was born to do. So I'm really happy to be back. Welcome home. Yeah, Ryan. Yeah, we'll win this mirror ball trophy. He's got a big smile. Cheryl, Maks is coming back. This is fantastic. You all at home can find out all the dancing pairings by going to our website. We'll have the whole cast here on September 7th. You got to go back to work. Let's do that.

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