The tenth season of cast was announced last night during the Monday, March 1 finale of . As we had previously reported, along with reality star Kate Gosselin are part of the new cast.
One of the bigger cast surprises came when The Bachelor himself, Jake Pavelka was announced. Other surprises came in the form of 90210 actress , NFL Wide Receiver Chad Ochocinco, and Buzz Aldrin , 80, the second man to step foot on the moon. Buzz will also be the oldest man to ever compete on DWTS.
Other notable cast members include, leader of the girl pop group The Pussycat Dolls, comedian Niecy Nash from “Reno 911″ and Erin Andrews, the ESPN sports reporter who recently made headlines when it was discovered a peeping tom had secretly taped her.
The full cast list is below -
- – Model and Actress
- Chad Ochocinco – NFL player
- – Actress
- – Reality Star
- - leader
- Niecy Nash – Actress and Comedian
- Buzz Aldrin – Astronaut
- Evan Lysacek – Olympic Skating Figure Medalist
- Erin Andrews -ESPN Sports Reporter
- Aiden Turner – Soap Star
- Jake Pavelka – The Bachelor Reality Star
The new season is set to premier March 22 on ABC.