Nancy McKeon Joins the DWTS 2018 Cast!

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DANCING WITH THE STARS: JUNIORS – ABC’s “Dancing with the Stars: Juniors” judge Val Chmerkovskiy. (ABC/Ed Herrera)

The first star from the Dancing with the Stars Fall 2018 lineup has just been announced: Nancy McKeon. Nancy, who played Jo on The Facts of Life, will be dancing in the ballroom with Pro Val Chmerkovskiy this season! The rest of the Season 27 stars will be revealed September 12 on Good Morning America. Make sure to check back to see the full list of Stars and their Pro partners, and don’t miss the DWTS Season 27 premiere MONDAY SEPTEMBER 24 8|7c on ABC50.

Nancy McKeon is an actress, director and producer best known for playing the role of Jo Polniaczek on the beloved long running 1980s sitcom, The Facts of Life. She has since appeared in many other television series, including leading roles on the police drama The Division, the sitcom Can’t Hurry Love, with Mariska Hargitay, Style & Substance, with Jean Smart, and as the mother of Demi Lovato’s title character on Disney’s Sonny with a Chance.

Nancy McKeon, best known for her role on The Facts of Life, is paired with pro Val Chmerkovskiy for Season 27

This season, highlights will include newly-engaged pros Val and Jenna Johnson facing off on the dance floor, Cheryl Burke‘s return, and troupe member Brandon Armstrong making his debut as a Pro! The star-studded premiere event will be a night of fun and unforgettable, show-stopping dancing. The competition kicks off with an all-new cast of celebrities, who will be judged by the panel of renowned ballroom experts Len GoodmanCarrie Ann Inaba, and Bruno Tonioli, as well as voted upon by viewers. While all the stars will go on a transformative dancing journey, in the end, only one star will be crowned champion and take home the coveted Mirrorball trophy.

Dancing with the Stars, produced by BBC Worldwide Productions, will return with an all-new cast of celebrities ready to take on the competition and hit the ballroom floor, in what will be another season full of surprises and stunning dances. Make sure to tune in MONDAY SEPTEMBER 24 at 8|7c to see the Season 27 premiere of the Dancing with the Stars on ABC50.

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