On Wednesday morning (31.08.2011) 'Good Morning America' announced the pairings for the 13th season of hit ABC show 'Dancing with the Stars.'
According to Hollywood Reporter the stars now know which partner they will be waltzing onto the dance floor with ahead of the debut show on September 19th, the pairings are: David Arquette and Kym Johnson, Ricki Lake and Derek Hough, HOPE SOLO and Maksim Chmerkovskiy, Nancy Grace and TRISTAN MACMANUS, Ron Artest and PETA MURGATROYD, Chaz Bono and Lacey Schwimmer, Elisabetta Canalis and VAL CHMERKOVSKIY, Kristen Cavallari and Mark Ballas, ROBERT KARDASHIAN and Cheryl Burke, J.R. MARTINEZ and Karina Smirnoff, Chynna Phillips and TONY DOVOLANI as well as Carson Kressley and Anna Trebunskaya. Fashion designer Carson Kressley, who will be hoping to be crowned champion, admitted to celebuzz.com that he was already eager for the show to begin "I'm a huge fan of Dancing With the Stars and super excited to be a contestant in lucky season 13! I'm looking forward to training hard and dancing my butt off!"
Dancing with the Stars first hit screens back in 2005 after being adapted from British show Strictly Come Dancing. The show has since gone on to be a huge success winning several awards including multiple PEOPLE's CHOICE and TEEN CHOICE awards.