"Dancing with the Stars" Season 5 Couples
ABC kicks off a new season of "Dancing with the Stars" with the biggest cast yet in less than 2 weeks, so take a look at who's tripping the light fantastic and who they'll be doing it with.
MELANIE BROWN is partnered with MAKSIM CHMERKOVSKIY, who returns for his fourth season.
SABRINA BRYAN is partnered with newcomer MARK BALLAS.
HELIO CASTRONEVES teams with reigning champ JULIANNE HOUGH, who returns for her sophomore season.
MARK CUBAN is partnered with KYM JOHNSON, who returns for her third season.
JENNIE GARTH whose partner is newcomer DEREK HOUGH, brother of Season Four winner Julianne Hough.
JOSIE MARAN is paired with Season One winner ALEC MAZO, who makes his third appearance.
CAMERON MATHISON is partnered with EDYTA SLIWINSKA, the only professional dancer to appear in all five seasons.
FLOYD MAYWEATHER teams with KARINA SMIRNOFF, who returns for her third season.
WAYNE NEWTON is partnered with two-time champ CHERYL BURKE.
MARIE OSMOND will be led by JONATHAN ROBERTS, who returns for his fourth season.
ALBERT REED teams up with ANNA TREBUNSKAYA, who returns for her second season.
JANE SEYMOUR is paired with TONY DOVOLANI, who returns for his fourth season.
The new season begins with two 90-minute performance episodes (September 24 and 25, 8:00-9:30 p.m.), followed by the season's first results show on Wednesday, September 26, 8:00-9:00 p.m.). Women will dance on Monday and men take their turn on Tuesday.