Everything We Know About ‘DWTS’ Season 25 (PHOTOS)

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Everything We Know About ‘DWTS’ Season 25 (PHOTOS)

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Everything We Know About ‘DWTS’ Season 25 (PHOTOS)

Don’t worry, Dancing With the Stars fans, Season 25 is just around the corner!

With casting rumors and announcement dates floating around the internet, take a look at our gallery above to learn everything there is to know about the upcoming season.

Oh, and make sure to check back because we’ll update as we receive more news!

DWTS Season 25 premieres Monday, September 18 at 8 p.m. ET on ABC.

Everything We Know About ‘DWTS’ Season 25 (PHOTOS)
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Here's the premiere date

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Here's the premiere date

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Season 25 will be coming into your living rooms on Monday, September 18 at 8 p.m. ET. Set your DVRs now!

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Carrie Ann Inaba is coming back

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Carrie Ann Inaba is coming back

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The OG DWTS judge told Wetpaint she will be returning to the ballroom to critique the next set of contestants.

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Derek Hough's not returning

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Derek Hough's not returning

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The Hairspray Live star is too busy to compete for the Mirrorball Trophy this season, but don’t lose hope for the future!

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The pro cast was announced on Thursday, August 24

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The pro cast was announced on Thursday, August 24

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Your favorites are returning to the ballroom this year, including Mark Ballas, Val Chmerkovskiy, Sharna Burgess, and so many others! Click here to see the full list. 

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We know an HGTV star will be dancing

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We know an HGTV star will be dancing

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Property Brothers star Drew Scott is officially joining the cast and announced the good news on Good Morning America on Wednesday, August 30. 

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And a female wrestler!

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And a female wrestler!

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Total Divas star Nikki Bella is also signing on for Season 25, but sister Brie Bella will not be competing.

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And Nick and Vanessa Lachey are appearing as celebrity stars!

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And Nick and Vanessa Lachey are appearing as celebrity stars!

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People reported on August 25 that Nick and Vanessa Lachey would be appearing on the show — as competitors! 

The stars would be the second married celeb couple competing in show history, following Alexa and Carlos PenaVega in Season 21. 


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The Season 25 troupe has been announced

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The Season 25 troupe has been announced

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Former pros Jenna Johnson and Sasha Farber will be in the troupe this season, as will Brandon Armstrong, Artur Adamski, Britt Stewart, and Hayley Erbert.

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A Disney actor will be hitting the dance floor

A Disney actor will be hitting the dance floor

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According to E! News, actor and singer Jordan Fisher will be starring on Season 25. He is best known for his performance in Hamilton and Disney’s Teen Beach Movie

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And so is Frankie Muniz!

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And so is Frankie Muniz!

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The Malcolm in the Middle star is also joining the cast this season and is partnered with Witney Carson. 


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An NBA star is signing on

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An NBA star is signing on

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Derek Fisher is joining the show and is partnered with Sharna Burgess, according to E! News

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And a ‘Shark Tank’ shark!

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And a ‘Shark Tank’ shark!

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Barbara Corcoran, who is one of the investors on Shark Tank, will be hitting the ballroom for Season 25. 

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A paralympic swimmer is joining

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A paralympic swimmer is joining

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Olympic athlete Victoria Arlen spent 10 years paralyzed from the waist down, but began walking again in 2015. 

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Bobby Brown pulled out

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Bobby Brown pulled out

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The singer was reportedly supposed to do the show, but changed his mind last minute. 

“Bobby Brown was originally slated to be on this new season of DWTS, but recently pulled out,” a source told Us Weekly

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Cheryl Burke is returning as a pro!

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The Dance Moms star is officially returning as a pro for Season 25. 

The 33-year-old confirmed the good news on Monday, September 4.

“Guess who’s back in the ballroom?! So excited to share that I’m officially back for my 20th season of Dancing With the Stars!” she wrote on Instagram. 

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And her partner is a former NFL star

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And her partner is a former NFL star

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Former NFL player Terrell Owens is partnering with Cheryl Burke for Season 25. 

The good news was announced on Good Morning America on Tuesday, September 5.

“This is going to be a challenge for me, definitely. [It’s] definitely not in my wheelhouse,” he revealed.  

“I danced as a little kid, but this is nothing like what I’m going to expect, I’m sure.”

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Julianne Hough will not be a judge this season

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Julianne Hough will not be a judge this season

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Carrie Ann Inaba, Bruno Tonioli, and Len Goodman will be returning to the ballroom next week, but the Safe Haven star has decided to take a season off. 

"We are thrilled to have Len, Bruno and Carrie Ann back in the ballroom and look forward to welcoming guest judges wherever possible," a source told E! News. 


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Don’t worry, Dancing With the Stars fans, Season 25 is just around the corner!

With casting rumors and announcement dates floating around the internet, take a look at our gallery above to learn everything there is to know about the upcoming season.

Oh, and make sure to check back because we’ll update as we receive more news!

DWTS Season 25 premieres Monday, September 18 at 8 p.m. ET on ABC.