Several new professionals in the cast, and assigned to Ron Artest, Elisabetta Canalis and Nancy Grace.
The word as provided by ABC News:
David Arquette and Kym Johnson: David Arquette, actor and producer, joins two-time champion Kym Johnson, who returns for her tenth season.
Ron Artest and Peta Murgatroyd: Ron Artest, NBA champion, partners with last season's Troupe member Peta Murgatroyd, who makes her "Dancing with the Stars" debut as a professional partner this season.
Chaz Bono and Lacey Schwimmer: Chaz Bono, author and activist, teams up with Lacey Schwimmer, who is back for her fifth season.
Elisabetta Canalis and Val Chmerkovskiy [Maks's brother] text: Elisabetta Canalis, model and actress, partners up with Val Chmerkovskiy, who makes his "Dancing with the Stars" debut as a professional partner this season.
Kristen Cavallari and Mark Ballas: Kristen Cavallari, reality-TV starlet, teams up with two-time champ Mark Ballas, who returns for his ninth season.
Nancy Grace and Tristan McManus: Nancy Grace, legal analyst, joins last season's Troupe member Tristan McManus, who makes his "Dancing with the Stars" debut as a professional partner this season.
Robert Kardashian and Cheryl Burke: Robert Kardashian, reality TV star, partners up with two-time champ Cheryl Burke, who is back for her twelfth season.
Carson Kressley and Anna Trebunskaya: Carson Kressley, fashion guru and television star and style guru, partners up with Anna Trebunskaya, who returns for her eighth season.
Ricki Lake and Derek Hough: Ricki Lake, talk show host and actress, joins three-time champ Derek Hough, who returns for his eighth season.
J.R. Martinez and Karina Smirnoff: J.R. Martinez, veteran and actor, teams up with Karina Smirnoff, who returns for her ninth season.
Chynna Phillips and Tony Dovolani: Chynna Phillips, singers, joins Tony Dovolani, who is back for his twelfth season.
Hope Solo and Maksim Chmerkovskiy: Hope Solo, World Cup star, teams up with Maksim Chmerkovskiy, who returns for his eleventh season.