Through the September 25 episode of Dancing with the Stars, the movie star forged of the present’s upcoming spinoff, Dancing with the Stars: Juniors, was lastly revealed, based on E! News.
Twelve well-known youngsters will probably be partnered with 12 skilled junior ballroom dancers within the new competitors collection, and every pair can have a DWTS professional mentoring them.
The present will probably be hosted by DWTS Season 25 contestants Jordan Fisher, who gained the Mirrorball trophy, and Frankie Muniz, who got here in third. The judges are DWTS professional dancer Val Chmerkovskiy, Emmy Award-winning choreographer Mandy Moore (not the This Is Us star), and Olympic determine skater and DWTS: Athletes champion Adam Rippon.
Right here is the entire checklist of the opponents on Season 1 of Dancing with the Stars: Juniors:
Addison Osta Smith with Lev Khmelev, mentored by Keo Motsepe: When 13-year-old Smith was simply 10, she turned the primary woman and youngest contestant ever to win MasterChef Junior. She is at present engaged on her first cookbook.
Alana “Honey Boo Boo” Thompson with Tristan Ianiero, mentored by Artem Chigvintsev: Thompson turned a actuality TV star when she was simply 5 years previous, starring on Toddlers & Tiaras after which her personal present, Right here Comes Honey Boo Boo. Now 12, she will at present be seen on her mom’s actuality collection, Mama June: From To not Sizzling.
Akash Vukoti with Kamri Peterson, mentored by Witney Carson: 9-year-old Vukoti is a spelling bee champ. He competed in his very first competitors when he was only a toddler, and, on the age of six, he turned the youngest boy ever to compete within the Scripps Nationwide Spelling Bee, a title he nonetheless holds.
LIVE from HOLLYWOOD…… I’m the CELEBRITY on the DANCING WITH THE STARS JUNIORS pic.twitter.com/itXtKSHBiU
— akashvukoti (@akashvukoti) September 26, 2018
Ariana Greenblatt with Artyon Celestine, mentored by Brandon Armstrong: The 10-year-old actress performs Daphne Diaz on Caught within the Center, and has appeared in movies like Dangerous Mother’s Christmas and Marvel’s Avengers: Infinity Wars(as Younger Gamora). She’s going to quickly be seen in The One and Solely Ivan with Bryan Cranston, Sam Rockwell, and Angelina Jolie.
Hudson West with Kameron Sofa, mentored by Hayley Erbert: Daytime TV viewers will acknowledge West for his portrayal of Jake Spencer on Basic Hospital. The 10-year-old actor has additionally had roles in Grace and Frankie, Academics, Trendy Household, and Gray’s Anatomy.
Jason Maybaum with Elliana Walmsley, mentored by Emma Slater: Maybaum, 10, performs the lovable Levi in Raven’s Residence, and has acted in episodes of the tv reveals Workaholics, Academics, and Superstore.
Mackenzie Ziegler with Sage Rosen, mentored by Gleb Savchenko: Ziegler is a singer-songwriter, actress, and creator. The 14-year-old is thought for the YouTube collection Complete Eclipse, and her first novel, Kenzie’s Guidelines for Life, got here out this previous Might.
Mandla Morris with Brightyn Brems, mentored by Cheryl Burke: 13-year-old Morris is an aspiring dressmaker who loves to attract and journey. Oh, and he’s additionally the son of legendary musician Stevie Surprise.
Miles Brown with Rylee Arnold, mentored by Lindsay Arnold: Brown, 13, at present performs naïve Jack on the hit collection black-ish, and he’ll quickly be seen within the unbiased movie Emmett reverse Rita Wilson and Nora Dunn.
IT’S OFFICIAL! My accomplice Rylee & I are becoming a member of the first ever Dancing With The Stars “Juniors” @DWTSJuniors on @ABCNetwork Ourmentor @lindsayarnold will probably be guiding us towards the mirror ball! Season premiere airs October seventh! #DreamBigInspireMany #DWTS #RyleeArnold #MilesBrown pic.twitter.com/de14vTtvfT
— Miles Brown (@MilesBrown) September 26, 2018
Sky Brown with JT Church, mentored by Alan Bersten: Brown is a skateboarder and surfer who has turn out to be a viral video media sensation. The 10-year-old additionally spreads messages of positivity and empowerment to younger women everywhere in the world.
Sophia Pippen with Jake Monreal, mentored by Sasha Farber: Vogue mannequin Pippen is the face of Oscar de la Renta Children, and she or he has walked down the runway for the likes of Aliva Simone and KidPik. The 9-year-old is the daughter of NBA champion Scottie Pippen and entrepreneur Larsa Pippen.
Tripp Palin with Hailey Payments, mentored by Jenna Johnson: Palin is the 9-year-old son of DWTS Season 11 contestant Bristol Palin and the grandson of former vice presidential-candidate Sarah Palin. He loves fishing, four-wheeling, snow machines, dust bikes, soccer, and soccer.
The 2-hour season premiere of Dancing with the Stars: Juniors airs on Sunday, October 7, at eight p.m.