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Leah Remini, Snooki Among ‘Dancing With the Stars’ Cast

Leah Remini, who has been making headlines this summer for her acrimonious split with Scientology, headlines the cast for upcoming season of “Dancing With the Stars.”

The lineup for the 17th season of the show was announced this morning with few surprises; many of the names had been leaked leading up to today.

In addition to Remini on the female side is “Jersey Shore” star Nicole “Snooki” Polizzi, “Showgirls” and “Saved By the Bell” star Elizabeth Berkley, 74-year-old Valerie Harper, former “Glee” star Amber Riley and singer Christina Milian.

On the male side is Jack Osbourne, “High School Musical” star Corbin Bleu, Bill Nye “The Science Guy,” comedian Bill Engvall, “Pretty Little Liars” star Brant Daugherty and former NFL star Keyshawn Johnson.

Show premieres on Sept. 16 and will air only once a week, as opposed to two times per week like past seasons.

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