The wait is over, some of the rumors confirmed, ABC announced the cast for season 16 of "Dancing with the Stars" this morning on "Good Morning America."
The lineup includes:
Comedian Andy Dick; he will dance with pro newcomer Sharna Burgess
Comedian D.L. Hughly; he will dance with pro Cheryl Burke
"Real Housewives of Beverly Hills" star Lisa Vanderpump; she will dance with pro newcomer Gleb Savchenko
Baltimore Ravens wide receiver and Super Bowl star Jacoby Jones; he will dance with pro Karina Smirnoff
"American Idol" alum and country singer Kellie Pickler; she will dance with Derek Hough.
Country superstar/reality TV star/five-time Grammy winner Wynonna Judd will dance with pro Tony Dovolani
Olympic gold medalist, and captain of the U.S. women's gymnastic team Aly Raisman; she will dance with pro Mark Ballas
Boxer Victor Ortiz; he will dance with pro newcomer Lindsay Arnold
"General Hospital" star Ingo Rademacher; he will dance with pro Kym Johnson
Disney star Zendaya Coleman; she will dance with pro Valentin Chmerkovskiy
Figure skating legend Dorothy Hamill; she will dance with pro Tristan MacManus
Missing from the cast is pro veteran Maks Chmerkovskiy, the "bad boy" of the ballroom who confirmed earlier this week he was eager to pursue other television and film offers.
The show returns with a two-hour premiere at 7 p.m. March 18.