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'Dancing With the Stars' season 14 cast revealed


Forget the rumors, forget the speculation and definitely forget all that Tim Tebow talk. The cast list for the 14th season of "Dancing With the Stars" is now known.

Here are the names of the 12 stars who will soon vie for the competition's coveted mirror-ball trophy and their pro partner matches:

  • Gladys Knight, 67 – The eight-time Grammy winner is paired with pro hoofer Tristan MacManus.
  • Melissa Gilbert, 47 -- The actress-writer-producer, best known for her role as Laura Ingalls Wilder on "Little House on the Prairie," will dance alongside the bad boy of the ballroom Maksim Chmerkovskiy.
  • Jack Wagner, 52 -- The soap star had memorable roles in daytime and primetime with "General Hospital" and "Melrose Place," and he's hoping to have memorable moves with partner Anna Trebunskaya.
  • Gavin DeGraw, 35 -- Singer-songwriter DeGraw, who sang the theme song to "One Tree Hill," is paired with last season's pro champ, Karina Smirnoff.
  • Donald Driver, 37 -- The Green Bay Packers wide receiver will have a shot at ballroom glory with pro Peta Murgatroyd.
  • Roshon Fegan, 20 -- This Disney Channel star will waltz alongside Chelsie Hightower.
  • Katherine Jenkins, 31 -- Jenkins, an operatic pop star from Wales, is set to dance with pro Mark Ballas.
  • William Levy, 31 -- Actor and former model Levy made his mark in Jennifer Lopez's steamy video, "I'm Into You," and he'll have a chance to make a mark on the "Dancing" stage with partner Cheryl Burke
  • Maria Menounos, 33 -- The actress and "Extra" host has three-time "Dancing" champ Derek Hough on her side.
  • Martina Navratilova, 55 -- Former tennis pro and sports commentator Navratilova will learn her steps from Tony Dovolani.
  • Sherri Shepherd, 44 -- "The View" cohost and actress will dance with the ballroom's other Chmerkovskiy -- Val.
  • Jaleel White, 35 -- He's best known for his role as Steve Urkel on the '90s hit "Family Matters," and TV audiences might soon know him for his fancy footwork beside partner Kym Johnson.

See how the stars and their partners perform when season 14 of "Dancing With the Stars" premieres March 19 at 8p.m. ET on ABC.

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