A Harry Potter star is joining 'Dancing With the Stars'


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We have gone three entire months without DWTS on our TV screens, but fans needn't fear, because season 27 returns to ABC on September 24.

Evanna Lynch and Tinashe have been confirmed as contestants for the upcoming series of Dancing With The Stars.

The 27-year-old actress will partner up with professional dancer Keo Motsepe, who will presumably be tasked with not dropping her throughout a variety of dance moves.

Country radio host Bobby Bones will also appear alongside model Alexis Ren, and former National Football League player DeMarcus Ware is also among the cast members, as are actors John Schneider and Juan Pablo Di Pace. It will be hosted by Tom Bergerson with Erin Andrews.

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DWTS returns to ABC on Monday, Sept. 24 at 8 p.m. ET/PT.

The Bachelorette/Bachelor in Paradise star Joe (Grocery Store Joe) Amabile, paired with Jenna Johnson. "Let's go season 27!" Keeping him company will be former Olympic gymnast Mary Lou Retton and Paralympian Danielle Umstead.

McKeon is the third Facts of Life alum to compete on DWTS, following her co-star Kim Fields who competed in Season 22 and Cloris Leachman who appeared in Season 7.

Tinashe is a singer whose songs have landed on the U.S. Billboard Hot 100, and she also had a guest spot on the former CBS sitcom Two and a Half Men.

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