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‘Dancing With The Stars’ cast includes Ryan Lochte, Calvin Johnson


ABC’s popular show “Dancing With The Stars” is entering its 23rd season in just over two weeks and on Tuesday, the new cast was revealed. It is trend to have a few athletes on the show and this time, there is an Olympic feel to it.

Swimmer Ryan Lochte, who was at the center of an international scandal just over a week ago, headlines the cast of athletes this year. Former Detroit Lions wide receiver Calvin Johnson, IndyCar driver James Hinchcliffe and Olympic gymnast Laurie Hernandez will also join the cast of 13 celebrities.

Among the non-athletes this year are rapper Vanilla Ice, model Amber Rose and female actor Maureen McCormick, who played Marcia on “The Brady Bunch.” It should be a fun season when they take to the dance floor on Monday, Sept. 12.

Here is a full list of the 13 cast members this season:

Ryan Lochte
Calvin Johnson
James Hinchcliffe
Laurie Hernandez
Maureen McCormick
Vanilla Ice
Amber Rose
Jake T. Austin
Terra Jole
Rick Perry
Jana Kramer
Marilu Henner

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Caleb is a young veteran of the sports journalism world that has a passion for college football, mostly the SEC, but namely the LSU Tigers. He also has an affinity for the Georgia Southern Eagles, because who doesn't love Erk Russell and national championships, right? He has experience working in print and online media as well as broadcasting, working with his high school alma mater football team and the Savannah Bananas.
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