'Dancing With The Stars' 28th season cast announced

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By 1010 WINS

NEW YORK (1010 WINS) -- What do you get when you mix a former White House press secretary with a supermodel and a "The Bachelorette" contestant?

The answer: The 28th season of ABC's "Dancing With The Stars," which kicks off Monday, Sept. 16 at 8 p.m.

The toe-tapping contestants for the upcoming season were announced Wednesday morning. 

The line-up includes:

--The Supremes’ Mary Wilson

--"Queer Eye" star Karamo Brown

--"The Bachelorette" star Hannah Brown

--Supermodel Christie Brinkley

--Country star Lauren Alaina

--Actor James Van Der Beek

--NFL legend Ray Lewis

--"The Office" star Kate Flannery

--Pop star Ally Brooke

--NBA star (and Khloe Kardashian's ex-husband) Lamar Odom

--Actor and comedian Kel Mitchell 

--President Donald Trump’s former press secretary Sean Spicer

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Host Tom Bergeron said changes will come to the upcoming competition, noting, "Some of our pros don't know who they're dancing with this season."

Bergeron said the partnerships will be announced to the public on the season premiere.

On Tuesday, ABC confirmed that "DWTS" alum and fan-favorite pro Peta Murgatroyd would be returning as a pro dancer after leaving the show in 2017.

“I’m overwhelmed with excitement,” Murgatroyd, 33, told Us Weekly on Tuesday. “I’m excited and happy to be back with my family. Honestly, I just missed everybody so much! As a lot of people know, it’s such a close and tight-knit family, so I’m just happy to be back with everybody.”