Jack Wagner, Sherri Shepherd and Melissa Gilbert Reportedly Locked in to ‘DWTS’

by | February 24, 2012 at 7:38 PM | Celebrities, Dancing With The Stars, TV News

Melissa Gilbert (Frederick M. Brown/Getty Images)


We may finally have our first three celebrities for the upcoming season of “Dancing with the Stars,” if stories are true, with Jack Wagner, Sherri Shepherd and Melissa Gilbert all reportedly lined up to become the latest contestants for the popular ABC show.

TMZ reports that their sources revealed that all three were locked into the newest edition of the show, and even captured video of Gilbert heading to a dance studio, presumably on her way to get an early edge over her fellow contestants.

Wagner, of course, has had long stints on daytime soaps “General Hospital” and “The Bold and the Beautiful” as well as the famed “Melrose Place” in primetime. He recently made headlines over a 911 call made during a fight with ex-girlfriend Heather Locklear.

Shepherd is one of the faces of “The View,” played Angie Jordan in “30 Rock” and appeared in the movie “Precious.”

Meanwhile, Gilbert was rumored to appear in last season’s “DWTS,” until the deal reportedly fell through. She is most famous for her starring role in “Little House on the Prairie” and has worked regularly since.

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