Paula Deen and Nick Carter are among the celebrities set to participate in the 21st season

By Lynette Rice
September 02, 2015 at 12:00 PM EDT
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An Amazon Fire TV pitchman, a beleaguered cook, an Atlanta housewife, and a newfound hero are among the 12 celebrities who will compete on Dancing With the Stars this fall.

Though the pros set to return had already been revealed and DWTS had announced a few of the stars set to complete — including Nick Carter and Chaka Khan — Good Morning America revealed the remaining stars on Wednesday. 

Here they are with their pro partners:

•Actress Alexa PenaVega (Spy Kids), partnered with Mark Ballas

•Singer-songwriter Andy Grammer, with Allison Holker

Bindi Irwin, daughter of the late Crocodile Hunter Steve Irwin, with Derek Hough

•Singer/actor Carlos PenaVega, husband of Alexa, with Witney Carson

•Singer Chaka Khan, with Keo Motsepe

•Actor Gary Busey, with Anna Trebunskaya

Vine personality Hayes Grier, with Emma Slater

Kim Zolciak Biermann (The Real Housewives of Atlanta) partnered with Tony Dovolani

•Backstreet Boys’ Nick Carter, with Sharna Burgess

•Former Food Network star Paula Deen, with Louis van Amstel

•Singer Tamar Braxton, with Valentin Chmerkovskiy

•Jockey Victor Espinoza, with Karina Smirnoff

Alek Skarlatos, one of the Americans who helped stop a gunman on a Paris-bound train last week, partnered with Lindsay Arnold

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