‘Dancing With The Stars’ All-Star Cast Pairings Revealed

Mon, August 13, 2012 9:00am EST by 10 Comments
Courtesy of ABC

The official pairings were revealed Aug. 13 on ‘Good Morning America’! Which duo will YOU root for this fall?

While America is still in the dark about the mysterious 13th pair joining Dancing with the Stars‘ all-star season, we finally learned which professional dancers the known celebs will be getting down with in the race for the Mirror Ball Trophy.

The pairings are as follows (and *** means the celebrity is being reunited with his or her original partner):

Kirstie Alley will dance with Maksim Chmerkovskiy ***

Pamela Anderson will dance with Tristan MacManus

Hélio Castroneves will dance with Chelsie Hightower

Joey Fatone will dance with Kym Johnson ***

Shawn Johnson will dance with Derek Hough

Drew Lachey will dance with Anna Trebunskaya

Gilles Marini will dance with Peta Murgatroyd

Kelly Monaco will dance with Val Chmerkovskiy

Apolo Anton Ohno will dance with Karina Smirnoff

Bristol Palin will dance with Mark Ballas ***

Melissa Rycroft will dance with Tony Dovolani ***

Emmitt Smith will dance with Cheryl Burke ***

Now tell us: Which pair are you already rooting for? And which of the three celebrities — Sabrina BryanKyle Massey or Carson Kressley — deserves to snag the 13th spot? Drop me a comment with your picks!

— Andy Swift

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