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'Dancing with the Stars': 'Glee' Star Heather Morris Joins Season 24, Some Pairings Are Revealed

February 28, 2017 (2:08 am) GMT
Returning pro Kym Johnson will be paired with Mr. T, Simone Biles will dance with Sasha Farber, but pro dancer Cheryl Burke will not be returning this season.
'Dancing with the Stars': 'Glee' Star Heather Morris Joins Season 24, Some Pairings Are Revealed

Another name has been added to the list of potential celebrity contestants for "" season 24. will reportedly compete on the ABC reality series, following in the footsteps of her former "" co-star who won season 17.

Heather joins Mr.T, "" star , Olympic medalist , 's Normani Kordei, "" star , "" alum Chris Kattan and former Olympic ice skater who were previously reported to join the show. Additionally, flamenco guitarist Charo and NFL player Rashad Jennings are said to dance on the ballroom.

ET has learned some of the pairings. , who last competed on the show in season 20, will be paired with Mr. T. Simone Biles will dance with Sasha Farber, Nick Viall will be paired with returning pro Peta Murgatroyd, Normani Kordei will be paired with Valentin Chmerkovskiy, Erika Jayne will be partnered with Gleb Savchenko, Charo will dance with Keo Motsepe, while bull rider Bonner Bolton will dance with .

Pro dancer , who recently welcomed his first child with Peta, also returns to the show. Meanwhile, , , Mark Ballas, and Tony Dovolani will skip the competition this season.

The official casting lineup will be announced on "" on Wednesday, March 1. The new season of "DWTS" kicks off Monday, March 20 at 8 P.M. ET/PT on ABC.

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