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

AceShowbiz - Another name has been added to the list of potential celebrity contestants for "Dancing with the Stars" season 24. %cHeather Morris% will reportedly compete on the ABC reality series, following in the footsteps of her former "Glee" co-star %cAmber Riley% who won season 17.

Heather joins %cMr.T%, "The Bachelor" star %cNick Viall%, Olympic medalist %cSimone Biles%, %cFifth Harmony%'s %cNormani Kordei%, "The Real Housewives of Beverly Hills" star %cErika Jayne%, "Saturday Night Live" alum %cChris Kattan% and former Olympic ice skater %cNancy Kerrigan% who were previously reported to join the show. Additionally, flamenco guitarist %cCharo% and NFL player %cRashad Jennings% are said to dance on the ballroom.

ET has learned some of the pairings. %cKym Johnson%, who last competed on the show in season 20, will be paired with Mr. T. Simone Biles will dance with %cSasha Farber%, Nick Viall will be paired with returning pro %cPeta Murgatroyd%, Normani Kordei will be paired with %cValentin Chmerkovskiy%, Erika Jayne will be partnered with %cGleb Savchenko%, Charo will dance with %cKeo Motsepe%, while bull rider %cBonner Bolton% will dance with %cSharna Burgess%.

Pro dancer %cMaksim Chmerkovskiy%, who recently welcomed his first child with Peta, also returns to the show. Meanwhile, %cCheryl Burke%, %cDerek Hough%, %cMark Ballas%, %cKarina Smirnoff% and %cTony Dovolani% will skip the competition this season.

The official casting lineup will be announced on "Good Morning America" 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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