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'Dancing With the Stars' cast revealed

August 17, 2009 6:21:03 AM PDT
The season nine cast of "Dancing With the Stars" was announced on Monday morning:Host Tom Bergeron was in Times Square announced the contestants on Good Morning America.

There was a lot of speculation over who had been signed on. Rumored contestants included La Toya Jackson and Paula Abdul. However, neither was named to the cast.

The contestants include:

  • Singer Aaron Carter
  • American Olympic swimmer Natalie Coughlin
  • TV host and actor Mark Dacascos
  • Former House majority leader Tom DeLay
  • Singer Macy Gray
  • Songwriter and comedian Ashley Hamilton
  • Actress Melissa Joan Hart
  • Model and businesswoman Kathy Ireland
  • Former Dallas Cowboys football player Michael Irvin
  • Model Joanna Krupa
  • Mixed martial arts fighter Chuck Liddell
  • Actress Debi Mazar
  • Actress and singer Mya
  • Reality TV star Kelly Osbourne
  • Singer Donny Osmond
  • Professional snowboarder Louis Vito

The show will premiere on Sept. 21 on ABC.

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