The new lineup forÂ “Dancing With The Stars”Â was unveiled this morning on “Good Morning America.”
ABC announced the 13 new contestants in the series nineteenth season, which includesÂ talk-show host Tavis Smiley, “Pretty Little Liars” actress Janel Parrish,Â Olympic athlete Lolo Jones,Â actor Antonio Sabato Jr.Â and fashion designer Betsey Johnson.Â
Other dancing hopefuls include comedy veteran Tommy Chong, YouTube star Bethany Mota,Â Ultimate Fighting champ Randy Couture,Â “Mean Girls” star Jonathan BennettÂ and “Fresh Prince of Bel-Air” actor-game show host Alfonso Ribeiro.Â
Actress Lea Thompson,Â “Duck Dynasty” diva Sadie RobertsonÂ and NASCAR driver Michael WaltripÂ will also dance to be crowned champion.
The addition of Julianne Hough, named as the fourth judge last month, will add some pizazz this season. Hough, 26, won two mirror ball trophies as a professional dancer during her â€œDWTSâ€ stint. She will have a permanent spot at the judgesâ€™ table next to veterans Len Goodman, Carrie Ann Inaba, Bruno Tonioli.
DWTS premieres on September 15.