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'Dancing with the Stars' 2014 lineup: Hockey player, first amputee joins 'DWTS'

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The "Dancing with the Stars" 2014 lineup of contestants for season 18 has been announced. Names were revealed for the official cast of the reality show on ABC's "Good Morning America" Tuesday morning.

ABC News reported March 4 that a pair of Olympians straight from the Sochi Winter Olympics will appear on the show... along with some former movie and television stars, another athlete, a reality star, a swimmer, a few singers, a hockey player, a comedian/game show host, and the show's first amputee.

Who will make up the "DWTS" 2014 cast? Check it out and see if any of your favorite stars will take to the dance floor.

"Dancing with the Stars" 2014 lineup:

  • Meryl Davis and Charlie White - Olympic gold medalists in ice dancing
  • Drew Carey - game show host/comedian
  • Danica McKellar - from "The Wonder Years"
  • Diana Nyad - famous swimmer
  • Billy Dee Williams - movie actor
  • Candace Cameron Bure - from "Full House"
  • NeNe Leakes - from "Real Housewives of Atlanta"
  • Cody Simpson - Australian pop singer
  • James Maslow - actor/singer
  • Amy Purdy - Paralympian snowboarder
  • Sean Avery - hockey player

Are you excited about the "Dancing with the Stars" 2014 lineup?

The two-hour season premiere of "Dancing with the Stars" 2014, season 18 premieres Monday, March 17, at 8 p.m. ET on ABC.

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