Dancing with the Stars Season 15 will start September 24, 2012. The season will be an all-star season where past celebrities will return to compete again. Tom Bergeon and Brooke Burke Charvet are the hosts and the judges will be Carrie Ann Inaba, Len Goodman and Bruno Tonioli. The professional dancers will be revealed on August 14, 2012 on Good Morning America. This will be the first season that judges can give 'half points'.


Star Past Season Place Past Partner Current Partner
Apolo Anton Ohno 4 1st Julianne Hough Karina Smirnoff
Bristol Palin 11 3rd Mark Ballas Mark Ballas
Drew Lachey 2 1st Cheryl Burke Anna Trebunskaya
Emmitt Smith 3 1st Cheryl Burke Cheryl Burke
Gilles Marini 8 2nd Cheryl Burke Peta Murgatroyd

Hélio Castroneves

5 1st Julianne Hough Chelsie Hightower
Joey Fatone 4 2nd Kym Johnson Kym Johnson
Kelly Monaco 1 1st Alec Mazo Val Chmerkovskiy
Kirstie Alley 12 3rd Maksim Chmerkovskiy Maksim Chmerkovskiy
Melissa Rycroft 8 3rd Tony Dovolani Tony Dovolani
Pamela Anderson 10 6th Damian Whitewood Tristan MacManus
Shawn Johnson 8 1st Mark Ballas Derek Hough
Sabrina Bryan 5 7th Mark Ballas

Louis van Amstel

Order of PlacesEdit

  1. Melissa Rycroft and Tony Dovolani
  2. Shawn Johnson and Derek Hough
  3. Kelly Monaco and Valentin Chmerkovskiy
  4. Emmitt Smith and Cheryl Burke
  5. Apolo Anton Ohno and Karina Smirnoff
  6. Gilles Marini and Peta Murgatroyd
  7. Kirstie Alley and Maksim Chmerkovskiy
  8. Sabrina Bryan and Louis van Amstel
  9. Bristol Palin and Mark Ballas
  10. Hélio Castroneves and Chelsie Hightower
  11. Drew Lachey and Anna Trebunskaya
  12. Joey Fatone and Kym Johnson
  13. Pamela Anderson and Tristan MacManus