'DWTS: Juniors' Cast Revealed: See Who's Competing Against Honey Boo Boo

Honey Boo Boo Dancing With the Stars: Juniors
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Here's some exciting news for those looking forward to Dancing with the Stars: Juniors: ABC has finally announced the full cast of kids! Although we already knew that Honey Boo Boo would be breaking it down on the dance floor, the rest of the contestants are a mix of actors, celebrity children, and even spelling bee champs.

  • Honey Boo Boo is the one contestant we've known about for weeks.

    The reality star will be dancing with her professional partner, Tristan Ianiero. The duo, along with other contestants, will be mentored by an adult Dancing With the Stars pro -- and in Honey Boo Boo and Tristan's case, that mentor is Artem Chigvintsev.

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  • Dance Moms's Mackenzie Ziegler (Maddie's little sister) will also be competing on the show.

    The actress and singer has been paired with Sage Rosen and will be mentored by Gleb Savchenko.

  • Sophia Pippen, daughter of NBA great Scottie Pippen, will be dancing with Jake Monreal, and the two will be mentored by Sasha Farber.

    Though her dad was a major hoopster back in the day, you've likely spotted Sophia in a number of Kardashian Instagram photos: Her mom, Larsa, is best friends with Kim and Kourtney.

  • Bristol Palin's son, Tripp Palin Johnston, is also on the show.

    He'll be dancing with with Hailey Bills and the two will be mentored by Jenna Johnson. You might remember that Bristol also competed on Dancing with the Stars a few years back.

  • As for the rest of the cast, here's who else you can expect to see:

    Addison Osta Smith -- aka the first girl and youngest contestant to win MasterChef Junior -- will be dancing with Lev Khmelev. The duo will be mentored by Keo Motsepe.

    Akash Vukoti with be dancing with Kamri Peterson and mentored by Whitney Carson. He was the youngest boy to ever compete in the Scripps National Spelling Bee at the age of 9.

    Actress Ariana Greenblatt has been partnered with Artyon Celestine, and their mentor is Brandon Armstrong. You might recognize Ariana from films suh as Avengers: Infinity War and A Bad Moms Christmas.

    General Hospital's Hudson West is dancing with Kameron Couch and the two have Hayley Erbert as a mentor.

    Jason Maybaum, of Disney's Raven’s Home fame, has been paired with Elliana Walmsley. They will be mentored by Emma Slater.

    Stevie Wonder's son, Mandla Morris, is dancing with Brightyn Brems and they have Cheryl Burke as their mentor.

    black-ish fans will definitely recognize Miles Brown, who will be competing with his partner Rylee Arnold and mentored by Lindsay Arnold.

    Skateboarding prodigy Sky Brown will be dancing with JT Church. Their mentor is Alan Bersten.

  • It's safe to say we can't wait to watch!


    Dancing With the Stars: Juniors is set to premiere at 8 p.m. ET on Oct. 7 on ABC.

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