March 04, 2014 01:30 PM by Megan Thompson
Dancing With The Stars announced its cast for season 18 this morning on Good Morning America – putting all the rumors to rest. Nene Leakes, star of The Real Housewives Of Atlanta, will definitely be putting on a pair of dancing shoes. But are there any other reality stars vying for the mirror ball trophy?
There have been a lot of changes for this upcoming DWTS season. Fans were shocked to learn that Brooke Burke-Charvet was fired and that the large live band was out too. What haven’t changed are all the rumors on the Internet about who will be appearing on the show. Everyone from NeNe Leakes to Bruce Jenner were rumored to want to dance in the ballroom.
This morning Tom Bergeron and his new co-host, Erin Andrews, announced the celebrity cast and their partners. And one rumor that was actually true was NeNe Leakes will be dancing this season. Right away fans and other housewives took to Twitter and Facebook to show their support for this RHOA star. “Congrats @NeNe Leakes on DWTS! Can’t wait to watch you,” Teresa Giudice tweeted out to her followers. And as for Nene’s partner, he is no other than the beloved Tony Dovolani.
As for the other rumors that a Kardashian or even Bruce Jenner would be joining the DWTS cast – they were FALSE. NeNe Leakes is actually the only reality star on this season of Dancing With The Stars.
So what do you think about the cast for DWTS season 18? Let us know what you think, leave us a comment below.
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