They're Baaaack! The "Dancing with the Stars" All-Star Cast

Hi guys! So you know how a ton of amazing dance things have happened over the course of the last week? Like the Olympic opening ceremonies? And the premiere of Step Up Revolution? And the Dance Teacher Summit? And National Dance Day? And the A.C.E. Awards? And the premiere of "All the Right Moves"?

We were just so excited about so many things...that we totally forgot to tell you about the Season 15 "Dancing with the Stars" cast, which was announced last Friday. So now we're making up for it! Because they're doing an All Stars season! And it's kind of great! LOUD NOISES!

No, but seriously: Some of our favorites from seasons past are going to duke it out for the mirrorball trophy this time around. Here's the full list, in no particular order.

Apolo Ohno, Season 4

Shawn Johnson, Season 8

Drew Lachey, Season 2

Emmitt Smith, Season 3

Helio Castroneves, Season 5

Kelly Monaco, Season 1

Pamela Anderson, Season 10

Kirstie Alley, Season 12

Gilles Marini, Season 8

Joey Fatone, Season 4

Bristol Palin, Season 11

Melissa Rycroft, Season 8

And there's another twist: The final contestant will be chosen by America in an online vote. The three choices are:

Carson Kressley, Season 13

Sabrina Bryan, Season 5

Kyle Massey, Season 11

Phew. Got all that? Keep your eyes peeled for the pros' names, coming later in August. And tune in for the Season 15 premiere on Monday, September 24 at 8 pm EST!

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