Dancing with the Stars cast announced

Sherri Shepherd Co-host of "The View" Actress Recent newlywed and devoted mom Bio: Shepherd is an actress, comedienne and co-host of ABC's hugely popular daytime talk show "The View." Whether she's on stage or screen, this Daytime Emmy® Award winner's magnetic personality and hilarious sense of humor never fails to delight audiences. She has appeared in such popular television shows as "30 Rock," "Less than Perfect" and "Everybody Loves Raymond," and in films including "Precious," "Madagascar: Escape 2 Africa" and most recently "One for the Money". She is the author of a humorous autobiography Permission Slips: Every Woman's Guide to Giving Yourself a Break (Grand Central Publishing). The new season of "Dancing With the Stars" premieres in a live two-hour event on Monday, March 19 at 8/7c on ABC.

February 28, 2012 1:06:49 PM PST
Check out the lineup for the latest season of ABC's ''Dancing with the Stars'' celebrity dance competition.

Jack Wagner: A top 40 singer who recorded five albums. Also known for his unforgettable roles on "General Hospital and "Melrose "Place."
Melissa Gilbert: Actress, "Little House on the Prairie"
Donald Driver: Super Bowl champion, Green Bay Packers all-time leading receiver
William Levy: Telenovela star who also famously appeared in a Jennifer Lopez music video
Sherri Shepherd: Chicago-area native and host of "The View"
Katherine Jenkins: Opera star who has previously sung for "Dancing with the Stars" in Season 12
Gavin Degraw: Pop singer-songwriter
Martina Navratilova: Tennis superstar
Roshon Fegan: Star of "Shake It Up" on the Disney Channel
Maria Menounos: TV host who was a teen beauty queen, now she can be frequently spotted looking smashing on the red carpet
Jaleel White: At the age of 12, this star portrayed the role of Steve Urkel, a sitcom character so popular he appeared on four different TV shows
Gladys Knight: The Empress of Soul who recorded her first album with the Pips at the age of 16.