Dancing with the Stars

Meet Dancing's New Contestants!

An Emmy winner, a Grammy winner and two Olympians – get to know the cast of season 7 before they hit the dancefloor. By Jessica Gold Haralson


AGE: 34
OCCUPATION: Track and field star
THE 411: The two-time Olympic gold medalist, once dubbed "The World’s Fastest Man," is the former world-record holder for the 100-meter dash.
PARTNER: Cheryl Burke
AND HE'S OFF!: "I told Cheryl I hope I don't make you mad by calling you up in the middle of the night and saying, 'Let's go work out!' I've already texted her twice before and she says, 'You're crazy! Take your time.' "