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Super hot DWTS rumors!
Stars and pros seriously expected to appear on Season 9 of Dancing With The Stars:

Celebrity Occupation Notes
Donny Osmond Actor, singer Osmond stated in early 2009 that he would not take part in Season 8 of Dancing with the Stars, because of scheduling conflicts. But he noted that he was offered to be in Season 9, and he accepted.
Vera Wang Clothing designer E! News reported that she'd already signed to appear on Season 9, but she told People that she was still considering the offer.
Danny Gokey American Idol contestant

Other DWTS rumors

Erin Andrews - ESPN sideline reporter
Katie Holmes - Actress, robot wife
Danny Gokey- American Idol contestant
Bethenny Frankel, Kelly Bensimon, Real Housewives of New York City
Andrew Firestone - former Bachelor
Aubrey O'Day - Former singer (Danity Kane), Broadway actress
Alicia Sacramone - Olympic silver medal gymnast
Carrot Top - Comedian
Adam Lambert- American Idol contestant

Rumored but denied
(for now, at least...)

Melissa Joan Hart - Actress
Tori Spelling - Actress

Professionals confirmed for Season 9

Dancer Notes
Anna Demidova Anna Demidova won the Pro-Dancer Competition in Season 8, and is guaranted as a professional in Season 9.
Derek Hough Derek Hough told Ryan Seacrest that he would be back for Season 9. Can be viewed here.
Kym Johnson Tom Bergeron stated that "...we will be seeing you also next season." to Kym Johnson when she participated in the Pro-Dancer competition.
Maksim Chmerkovskiy Tom Bergeron stated that "...we will be seeing you also next season." to Maksim Chmerkovskiy when he participated in the Pro-Dancer competition.
Mark Ballas

Told reporters he and Derek Hough would be back.
Cheryl Burke Said on her blog she would return.
Lacey Schwimmer Stated in an interview she would be back.

Julianne Hough also announced that she would not take part in Season 9, for she is concentrating on her music career .