Dancing With the Stars on Monday night kicked off with an amazing cast full of famous faces. Yes, there were a few stars who coasted to fame from reality shows, but the majority of the celebrities were people identifiable in the entertainment business. The Dancing With the Stars didn't stop at the contestants. Also seen on Monday night was an amazing A-list of stars watching the show. In what had to be a first, there were as many famous folks in the series kick off performance as there was last season for the finale.
Some of the stars were delighted to be part of the series as well. Jennifer Lopez was seen waving to the cameras. Showing support for her pal Leah Remini, it seemed like she was glad to be there. Ozzy and Sharon Osbourne were in the building too. Watching their son Jack, the two seemed relaxed in their front row seats. Of course, there were cast members of Glee too. All were supporting Amber Riley’s hot moves on the ballroom floor.
While the show had famous people, they also had more folks than ever watching live. With a special seating area around the red carpet, there dozens of faces who didn't quite make it to the ballroom but still got a front row seat during the opening sequence.
Season 17 of Dancing With the Stars appears to have a flair for celebrities. What is even better is these real stars with household names can dance. After just the first show, fans are already debating who is the best even with the few favorites.
Take a look at the opening sequence of Dancing With the Stars. It was a thrilling way to kick off the series!