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Meet the Cast of ‘Dancing With The Stars Season 31’

Another season of Dancing with the Stars is on the way. This will be the streaming platform’s first live competition show. Tyra Banks will return as host, and former champion Alfonso Ribeiro will serve as co-host.

On September 19, 2022, the thirty-first season of Dancing with the Stars will premiere on Disney+.

The cast members are one of the most significant and exciting aspects of this show, and this year’s list is quite remarkable. Some well-known celebrities will make their appearances.

‘Dancing With The Stars Season 31’ Cast Members

Kareem Daniel, chairman, of Disney Media and Entertainment Distribution, stated something regarding bringing this beloved show on Disney+.

“Dancing with the Stars has entertained fans for 16 years on ABC, and we are excited to bring this beloved show exclusively to Disney+ as the platform’s first-ever live series.

The show’s broad appeal, as well as the overwhelming popularity of its Disney-themed competition nights, make Disney+ the perfect home for ‘Dancing with the Stars’ while continuing to expand our demographic reach.” Let’s go through the contestant’s list and explore the stars.

Joseph Baena

Known As – Professional Bodybuilder & Actor

Professional Partner – Daniella Karagach

Arnold Schwarzenegger’s son is Joseph Baena, the son of Mildred Patricia “Patty” Baena. Joseph is a well-known influencer and bodybuilder.

Schwarzenegger’s son appears to have followed in his father’s footsteps. Joseph will be partnered with professional dancer Daniella Karagach.

Selma Blair

Known As – Film & Television Actress

Professional Partner – Sasha Farber
Selma Blair Beitner is an actress from the United States. She appeared in a number of movies and television shows before being recognized for her leading role in the movie Brown’s Requiem (1998).

Her breakthrough occurred when she landed the role of Zoe Bean in the WB sitcom Zoe, Duncan, Jack, and Jane.

Wayne Brady

Known As – Comedian, Actor & Television Personality

Professional Partner – Witney Carson

He works as a tv personality, comedian, actor, and singer. He appears on the American version of the improvisational comedy television show ‘Whose Line Is It Anyway?’ He also appeared in ‘How I Met Your Mother‘.

Sam Champion

Known As – Good Morning America Meteorologist

Professional Partner – Cheryl Burke

He is a weather anchor in the United States best known for his 25-year career on ABC’s flagship station WABC-TV and Good Morning America. Champion also appeared on NBC’s Today show.

Charli D’Amelio

Known As – Social media Personality & Dancer

Professional Partner – Mark Ballas

Does she really need an introduction? She’s a well-known TikToker known for her engaging personality and dance moves. She participated in dance for over ten years before beginning her social media career in 2019.

She quickly grew a huge following and was the platform’s most-followed creator until 2022, when she was overtaken by Khaby Lame.

“I thought they were joking. I thought it was a prank,” she said regarding her upcoming appearance. “But when they were like, ‘No, this is real,’ I was so excited for the both of us—especially to do this together.”

Heidi D’Amelio

Known As – Social media Personality

Professional Partner – Artem Chigvintsev

She is the mother of social media stars Charlie and Dixie. She clearly meant her mother from both of us before. Heidi also appears on Hulu’s The D’Amelio Show, alongside Charli, Dixie, and her husband, Marc D’Amelio.

Charli and Heidi are the first daughter and mother duo to compete on this reality show.

Jessie James Decker

Known As – Country Music Singer

Professional Partner – Alan Bersten

Jessica is a country pop singer-songwriter, entrepreneur, and former reality television personality. Mercury Records approached her after hearing one of her songs and decided to offer her a record deal.

She’s like really famous and has a beautiful voice. And now we will get to see her dance moves.

“Listen, I perform and I entertain on stage, but I have never had professional dance lessons, so I have no idea what to expect,” she said. “I just keep getting nervous I’ll forget the steps, mom brain and all, but, I mean, I’m hoping for the best.”

Trevor Donovan

Known As – Actor & Model

Professional Partner – Emma Slate

He is a model and an actor. He is best known as Teddy Montgomery on the hit dramedy tv show 90210. Donovan ended up landing a regular character in Melissa & Joey’s third season after 90210 concluded.

Daniel Durant

Known As – Film & Television Actor

Professional Partner – Britt Stewart

He works as a stage and screen actor. In the 2015 Broadway revival of Spring Awakening, he made his breakthrough as Moritz Stiefel.

Durant is also featured in the Academy Award-winning movie CODA (2021). He has also emerged in the Freeform series Switched at Birth.

Teresa Giudice

Known As – The Real Housewives of New Jersey Star

Professional Partner – Pasha

Another recognizable personality. She is, without a doubt, a television personality best known for her appearance in The Real Housewives of New Jersey. Giudice, in addition to appearing on the show, has written several New York Times best-selling cookbooks and has appeared on Donald Trump’s The Celebrity Apprentice 5 (2012).

She is also well-known for her lavish lifestyle and widely publicized legal and financial problems that led to her prison term.

Vinny Guadagnino

Known As – Jersey Shore Star

Professional Partner – Koko Iwasaki

He is a reality television star best known for his role as a cast member on MTV’s Jersey Shore. Guadagnino started acting lessons after departing Jersey Shore. In 2021, he started competing as “Hammerhead” on The Masked Dancer, a spin-off of The Masked Singer.

Cheryl Ladd

Known As – Actress & Author

Professional Partner – Louis Van Amstel

She is an actress, singer, and author best known for playing as Kris Munroe in the ABC television series Charlie’s Angels. Ladd has proceeded to appear on television, most famously in the Hallmark Channel movie Love’s Everlasting Courage in 2011.

Ladd was revealed as a contestant on season 31 of Dancing with the Stars on September 8, 2022. She is partnered with Louis Van Amstel.

Jason Lewis

Known As – Sex and the City Actor

Professional Partner – Peta

He is a former fashion model and actor. He is most well-known for his appearance on the HBO series Sex and the City as Jerry “Smith” Jerrod. Jason also showed up on Beverly Hills, 90210 in 1997 as Rob Andrews, Valerie’s love interest.


Known As – Drag queen & RuPaul’s Drag Race Star

Professional Partner – Gleb Savchenko

She is a drag queen, reality TV personality, and actor best known for her appearance on RuPaul’s Drag Race. Shangela was the first contestant to be eliminated in season two, and she returned as a surprise contestant in season three, finishing fifth.

Shangela has also appeared on television and frequently performs throughout the United States and Canada.

Jordin Sparks

Known As – Singer-songwriter & Actress

Professional Partner – Brandon Armstrong

She is, after all, a singer and actress. She rose to prominence in 2007 after becoming the youngest winner of American Idol’s sixth season at the age of 17. Sparks went into acting after the official launch of Battlefield, pursuing television and Broadway roles.

Gabby Windey

Knowns As – The Bachelorette Star

Professional Partner – Val Chmerkovskiy

She is a television personality best known for her appearance on season 26 of The Bachelor and as Rachel Recchia’s co-star on season 19 of The Bachelorette.

She shared the Pop Warner Humanitarian Award in 2021 for her work on the front lines of the pandemic. Well, she is the award’s first female and NFL cheerleader receiver.

What are your thoughts on the upcoming contestants? You’re welcome to share your opinions in the comment section below.

Ayman Bhorania
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