‘Dancing with the Stars’: First look at season 24 celebrities and pros

Dancing with the Stars,” now in its 24th season, is a mega-hit for ABC. It pairs celebrities with professional dancers, but the professional dancers are now celebrities themselves, so who the stars are paired with can make or break their chances of winning when it comes to inspiring viewers at home to vote. Take a look above at our gallery at the official cast portraits for this season’s competition. Who do you think is at an advantage based on whom they’re partnered with, and who is going to need a lot of the public’s help.

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ABC announced on March 1 the celebrity and professional dancer pairings:

Gymnast Simone Biles, with pro Sasha Farber

Bull rider Bonner Bolton, with pro Sharna Burgess

Actress and comedian Charo, with pro Keo Motsepe

Reality star Erika Jayne, with pro Gleb Savchenko

Football player Rashad Jennings, with pro Emma Slater

Comedian Chris Kattan, with pro Witney Carson

Figure skater Nancy Kerrigan, with pro Artem Chigvintsev

Fifth Harmony singer Normani Kordei, with pro Val Chmerkovskiy

“Glee” actress Heather Morris, with pro Maksim Chmerkosvkiy

Baseball player David Ross, with pro Lindsay Arnold

Actor Mr. T, with pro Kym Johnson

“The Bachelor” star Nick Viall, with pro Peta Murgatroyd

‘Dancing with the Stars’ season 24: Which celeb will you be rooting for? [POLL]

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