The new 'Dancing with the Stars: All-Stars' cast
Season 15 of ABC's spangled reality series will premiere Sept. 24 and feature the return of favorite past contestants. Here's our forecast on who will outshine the mirror ball.
All-Star Status The Sex and the City movie hunk was the runner-up in season 8.
Prediction Truly the complete package. Our odds-on favorite to win.
All-Star Status The former 98 Degrees singer nabbed the trophy in season 2.
Prediction He set the freestyle standard, but may not compare technically.
All-Star Status The Bachelor castoff came in third in season 8.
Prediction Couldn’t they have brought Stacy Keibler back? Melissa’s a fine dancer, but still. No.
Apolo Anton Ohno
All-Star Status The Olympic short-track speed skater won in season 4.
PredictionEven if he doesn’t have previous partner Julianne Hough, Apolo will bedazzle.
All-Star Status The gymnast edged out Marini in season 8.
Prediction She’ll benefit from an Olympics afterglow and her Today.com correspondent gig.
All-Star Status The Indy 500 champ won in season 5.
Prediction Ten seasons later and all I can remember about him is that banana suit. He’ll remain unmemorable.
All-Star Status The actress was the runner-up in season 12.
Prediction She brought out a funnier side of partner Maks — and she’s taken lessons since then.
All-Star Status The General Hospital star triumphed in the first season.
Prediction Soap opera devotees should keep the original winner safe for a while.
All-Star Status The *NSYNCer lost to Ohno in season 4.
Prediction America won’t care about two ex-boy banders when there’s a hot Frenchman around.
All-Star Status The retired Dallas Cowboy was the season 3 champ.
Prediction NFL stars have done well (see also: Donald Driver), so he’s bound to go far.
All-Star Status Sarah Palin’s eldest daughter finished third in season 11.
Prediction The usual “Leave Bristol alone!” backlash should keep her in for a few weeks.
All-Star Status The Baywatch babe was eliminated in week 7 of season 10.
PredictionShe just sort of seems like the Hasselhoff of the group.
The Wild-Card Spot
In a twist, three celebrities will be campaigning for the 13th spot in the Celebriquarium. Viewers can vote on ABC.com until Aug. 24, and the winner will be announced on Good Morning America on Aug. 27. Who do you get to choose from?
The Cheetah Girl was gone too soon in season 5.
A costar on That’s So Raven, Massey was season 11’s runner-up.
The fashion expert was season 13’s spirit animal.
We think Sabrina deserves it the most, but we’d love to see Carson vogue another day.
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