Bristol Palin Joining ‘Dancing With The Stars’? You Betcha!
First Published: August 26, 2010 12:59 PM EDT Credit: Getty Images
LOS ANGELES, Calif. -- It looks like Sarah Palin will be heading to the set of “Dancing with the Stars” this season – to watch her daughter, Bristol, hit the ballroom.
The 19-year-old mom and daughter of the former Vice Presidential hopeful has joined the cast of the upcoming season of ABC’s reality dance competition, a source tells Access Hollywood. E! Online was the first to report the news on Thursday morning.
Other new names reported to be joining the cast of “DWTS” for Season 11, which premieres on September 20, are former “Brady Bunch” mom Florence Henderson, “Dirty Dancing” alum Jennifer Grey, ex-NBA star Rick Fox and comedienne Margaret Cho, the source tells Access.
As previously reported on AccessHollywood.com, the new season of “DWTS” will also feature David Hasselhoff, Brandy, “Hills” beauty Audrina Patridge, former NFL star Kurt Warner, crooner Michael Bolton and “Jersey Shore” star Mike “The Situation” Sorrentino, according to the source.
One star rumored to be joining the cast, who shot down the reports is Kirstie Alley.
“Lol… Just a rumor… Imagine that. NOT doing DWTS this season… Way too chicken!! Maybe next season if Im invited again!!!” the actress Tweeted on Thursday.
Access’ source also noted that Kirstie would not be joining this season’s cast.
When contacted by Access Hollywood, ABC said they do not comment on casting rumors.
The complete official cast will be announced on August 30 – during ABC’s “Bachelor Pad.”
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