The matches were announced Wednesday morning on Good Morning America:
• The show’s first transgender contestant, Chaz Bono, will dance with Lacey Schwimmer.
• Soap star and Iraqi war veteran J.R. Martinez has been paired with seasoned Dancing vet Karina Smirnoff.
• HLN’s Nancy Grace will face the judges with Irish dance pro Tristan MacManus.
• Reality star Rob Kardashian has the honor of performing with two-time Dancing champion Cheryl Burke.
• Los Angeles Laker Ron Artest, who is dancing for his cancer-survivor daughter, has Peta Murgatroyd as his partner.
• George Clooney‘s ex-girlfriend Elisabetta Canalis will perform with Maksim’s brother Val Chmerkovskiy.
• Style star Carson Kressley will dazzle on the dance floor with pro Anna Trebunskaya.
• Musician Chynna Phillips will have Kate Gosselin‘s former partner Tony Dovolani by her side.
• Actor David Arquette will be in good hands: his partner is reigning champ Kym Johnson, who took the mirror-ball trophy with Hines Ward in May.