And Now, the Who’s Who (Is That?) of ‘Dancing with the Stars’ Season 21

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Break out your jazz shoes folks—the new cast of Dancing with the Stars is ready to hit the ballroom floor.

The celebrity cast of Dancing with the Stars was announced on Good Morning America Wednesday morning (Sept. 2) in preparation for season 21 to kick off next week. ABC previously confirmed that Paula DeenKim Zolciak, Bindi Irwinand Nick Carter would be competing this fall for the mirrorball trophy among the first married couple (Alexa Vega and Carlos Pena) to go head-to-head in Dancing history.

Judges Julianne Hough,Bruno Tonioli, and Carrie Ann Inaba will return to the show, however Len Goodman‘s seat will be replaced with rotating guest judges throughout the season.

Here is the official cast roster with their professional counterparts:

Andy Grammer and Allison Holker
Alexa Vegaand Mark Ballas
Bindi Irwinand Derek Hough
Chaka Khanand Keo Motsepe
Paula Deenand Louis Van Amstel
Hayes Grierand Emma Slater
Nick Carterand Sharna Burgess
Carlos Penaand Witney Carson
Gary Buseyand Anna Trebunskaya
Alek Skarlatosand Lindsay Arnold
Victor Espinozaand Karina Smirnoff
Tamar Braxtonand Val Chermovskiy
Kim Zolciakand Tony Dovolani

Dancing with the Stars begins its two-night premiere on Monday, Sept. 14 on ABC. Click through the gallery featured above to view the celebrity cast photos!

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