Betsey Johnson Joins ‘Dancing with the Stars’ Cast

Betsey Johnson.
Betsey Johnson. Photo credit: Jason Kempin/Getty Images Entertainment/Thinkstock

Fashion designer and East Hampton resident Betsey Johnson will compete in the 19th season of Dancing with the Stars.

The news was announced on  George Stephanopoulos‘s Good Morning America Thursday morning.

Johnson is among 13 celebrity contestants paired up with professional dancers. Her dancing partner will be DWTS veteran Tony Dovolani.

Her competition is Alfonso Ribeiro, Sadie Robertson, Michael Waltrip, Lolo Jones, Jonathan Bennett, Lea Thompson, Antonio Sabato Jr., Randy Couture, Janel Parrish, Tommy Chong, Bethany Mota and Tavis Smiley.

The season begins September 15.

Watch the announcement video:

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