Season 19 DWTS Cast Announced: See The Contestants

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It’s that time of year again – the contestants for season 19 of “Dancing with the Stars” have been announced and we know that we are pretty excited about this year’s selection. Many of these celebrities are not lovers of the limelight. Some are forgotten television and movie actors while others are talk show hosts, racecar drivers and political commentators. There are also a few new pro dancers, which should spice things up even more. Since we know that so many people are huge “Dancing with the Stars” fans, we have created a list of season 19’s cast with bios on all of the contestants – check it out!

Tommy Chong

Pro Partner: Peta Murgatroyd

Tommy Chong is a famous comedian. He’s co-wrote and performed several Cheech & Chong comedy albums and he’s also received some attention for his role as the fun-loving and perpetually stoned hippie Leo on “That ‘70s Show.”


Tavis Smiley

Pro Partner: Sharna Burgess

Tavis Smiley is a talk-show host and liberal political commentator. He currently hosts a couple of politically-oriented radio shows, “The Tavis Smiley Radio Show” and “Tavis Smiley.”