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'Dancing With the Stars’ season 27 cast: LI's Nancy McKeon, Olympian Mary Lou Retton, more

See who's competing on the upcoming edition of "Dancing With the Stars." Season 27 premieres Sept. 24 on ABC.

BOBBY BONES (with pro partner Sharna Burgess)

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Bobby Jones is a country music DJ and host of "The Bobby Bones Show" radio program.

DANELLE UMSTEAD (with pro partner Artem Chigvintsev)

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Danelle Umstead is a three-time paralympic alpine skiing medalist who is visually imparied, has multiple sclerosis, and was introduced to skiing in at age 29. Umstead is a member of the U.S paralympic apline skiing team.

JOE AMABILE (with pro partner Jenna Johnson)

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Reality-TV star Joe Amabile aka "Grocery Store Joe," is known for appearing in "The Bachelorette" and the "Bachelor in Paradise." Before his reality-tv stardom, Amabile worked as a produce buyer -- hence his nickname.

NANCY MCKEON (with pro partner Val Chmerkovskiy)

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Westbury native Nancy McKeon is an actress best known for her role as Joanne in the '70s sitcom "The Facts of Life," and has appeared in many other shows including "The Division" and "Style & Substance."

JOHN SCHNEIDER (with pro partner Emma Slater)

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Actor and country music singer John Schneider is best known for his roles in "The Dukes of Hazzard," and "Smallville." He also stars in Tyler Perry's OWN series, "The Haves and the Have Nots."

EVANNA LYNCH (with pro partner Keo Motsepe)

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Actress Evanna Lynch is most popular for her role as Luna Lovegood in the "Harry Potter" films.

DEMARCUS WARE (with pro partner Lindsay Arnold)

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DeMarcus Ware is a former NFL defensive end and outside linebacker for the Denver Broncos and Dallas Cowboys.

NIKKI GLASER (with pro partner Gleb Savchenko)

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Nikki Glaser is a stand-up comedian and former host of Comedy Central's "Not Safe with Nikki Glaser."

TINASHE (with pro partner Brandon Armstrong)

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Tinashe is a multiplatinum-certified R&B singer best known for her song "2 on."

MILO MANHEIM (with pro partner Witney Carson)

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Seventeen-year-old actor Milo Manheim, who starred in the 2018 Disney Channel original movie "Zombies," is the youngest contestant on this season of "DWTS."

MARY LOU RETTON (with pro partner Sasha Farber)

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Champion Olympic gymnast Mary Lou Retton is the first American woman to win a gold medal in gymnastics, in 1964. During her career she was also the first woman to win three American Cups and the only American to win Japan’s prestigious Chunichi Cup.

JUAN PABLO DI PACE (with pro partner Cheryl Burke)

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Argentinean actor-director and singer Juan Pablo di Pace is best known in the U.S. for his role as Fernando on Netflix's "Fuller House." 

Alexis Ren (with pro partner Alan Bersten)

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Alexis Ren is a social-media star, Maxim cover girl and 2018 Sports Illustrated Swimsuit model.

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