We are nearing the end of Season 21 of Dancing with the Stars. It has been a season filled with injuries, withdrawals, friendships and more. Here is a look at the Season 21 Dancing with the Stars cast.
Season 21 Dancing with the Stars Cast
- Chaka Khan with pro dancer Keoikantse Motsepe- Chaka is an R&B singer and was the first to be eliminated from the competition. She has won 10 Grammy Awards with 22 nominations.
- Victor Espinoza with pro dancer Karina Smirnoff- Victor is a professional jockey who the Triple Crown in 2015 with horse American Pharoah. He was the 2nd eliminated from the competition.
- Kim Zolciak-Biermann with pro-Tony Dovolani- Kim is a reality TV star who appears on the show The Real Housewives of Atlanta. She withdrew from the completion at the end of September due to illness.
- Gary Busey with pro dancer Anna Trebunskaya- Gary is an actor and the third eliminated from DWTS. He has appeared in numerous movies including The Buddy Holly Story, Lethal Weapon, Under Siege and Predator 2.
- Paula Deen with pro dancer Louis Van Amstel- Paula is a celebrity chef, eliminated from the competition 4th. She is the owner of the restaurant The Lady & Sons in Savannah, Georgia.
- Hayes Grier with pro dancer Emma Slater- Hayes is a Vine star and the 5th eliminated from DWTS. He currently has more than 4.2 million followers.
- Andy Grammer with pro dancer Allison Holker- Andy is a singer, eliminated 6th from the competition. He has released two albums: Andy Grammer in 2011 and Magazines or Novels in 2014.
- Alexa PenaVega with pro dancer Mark Ballas- Alexa is an actress and the 7th contestant eliminated from DWTS. She is best known for her role as Carmen Cortez in the Spy Kids film series. She is also married to fellow contestant, Carlos PenaVega.
- Tamar Braxton with pro dancer Valentin Chmerkovskiy- Tamar is an R&B singer and reality television star. She withdrew from the competition on November 11th due to illness.
Finalist- Nick Carter with pro dancer Sharna Burgess- Nick is a founding member of the boy band, The Backstreet Boys. He is one of the four finalists on Season 21 DWTS. Nick is the older brother of singer, Aaron Carter.
Finalist- Bindi Irwin with pro dancer Derek Hough- Bindi is the daughter of the late Steve Irwin, also known as The Crocodile Hunter, who died in 2006 when he was killed by the barb of a stingray. She is one of the four finalists on Season 21 DWTS.
Finalist- Carlos PenaVega with pro dancer Witney Carson- Carlos is an actor and one of the four finalists on Season 21 DWTS. He starred in the Nickelodeon show Big Time Rush.
Finalist- Alek Skarlatos with pro dancer Lindsay Arnold- Alek is a soldier and one of the four finalists on Season 21 DWTS. He and two of his friends are credited with stopping a gunman on a train traveling to Paris from Amsterdam.