It is one of the most popular shows in the country, which got fancy opening credits and a golden Mirror Ball Trophy and, if you can believe it, even more sparkles and slipped over recent years — and it’s trying to regain some street cred in Season 20 with a special 10-year anniversary season.
Dancing With the Stars picks new crop for Season 20
RANK 1: Rumer Willis and Val Chmerkovskiy
Best known for: Being the daughter of Bruce Willis and Demi Moore and one-time stepdaughter of Ashton Kutcher.
RANK 2: Nastia Liukin and Derek Hough
Best known for: Winning five medals at the 2008 Olympic Games
RANK 3: Noah Galloway and Sharna Burgess
Best known for: A double amputee (he lost his left leg and left arm after being hit with a roadside bomb in Iraq), he’s a motivational speaker and personal trainer who was just on the cover of Men’s Health.
RANK 4: Riker Lynch and Allison Holker
Best known for: He’d probably want you to say his band R5, but more likely it’s from his few seasons on “Glee.”
RANK 5: Michael Sam and Peta Murgatroyd
Best known for: Being the first openly gay athlete to be drafted by the NFL.
RANK 6: Suzanne Somers and Tony Dovolani
Best known for: “Three’s Company,” those Thighmaster infomercials in the 1970s.
RANK 7: Willow Shields and Mark Ballas
Best known for: “The Hunger Games” franchise, in which she plays Primrose Everdeen, the younger sister of Katniss (Jennifer Lawrence).
RANK 8: Redfoo and Emma Slater
Best known for: “SHOTS, SHOTS, SHOTS-SHOTS, SHOTS, SHOTS, SHOTS-SHOTS, SHOTS, SHOTS, SHOTS-SHOTS, SHOTS….”
RANK9 : Patti LaBelle and Artem Chigvintsev
Best known for: Winning every music award that exists.
RANK 10: Charlotte McKinney and Keo Motsepe
Best known for: This basically naked Carl’s Jr. Super Bowl commercial, which has been watched about 10 million times on YouTube.
RANK 11: Chris Soules and Witney Carson
Best known for: “The Bachelor” and living in a really, really small town on a farm.
RANK 12: Robert Herjavec and Kym Johnson
Best known for: One of the sharks/judges on ABC’s “Shark Tank.”