‘Dancing With the Stars’ Reveals Season 21 Pro Dancers

Derek Hough, Mark Ballas and Karina Smirnoff are back, among others

Last Updated: August 19, 2015 @ 1:17 PM

“Dancing With the Stars” has unveiled its list of returning pro dancers for the upcoming Season 21.

Derek Hough and Mark Ballas are back, and Karina Smirnoff returns after taking a season off. Joining them as competition will be Artem Chigvintsev, Allison Holker, Sharna Burgess, Peta Murgatroyd and Witney Carson, as well as defending champion Val Chmerkovskiy, who last time took home the Mirror Ball Trophy with celebrity partner Rumer Willis.

The pros’ new batch of celebrity partners will be revealed Sep. 2 on ABC’s “Good Morning America.”

Judges for Season 21 are Julianne Hough, Bruno Tonioli and Carrie Ann Inaba. Len Goodman is leaving the show for the coming fall run, as he previously announced.

Tom Bergeron and Erin Andrews are co-hosts.

Season 21 of “Dancing With the Stars” debuts Monday, Sep. 14 at 8 p.m. on ABC.