Just as suspected below, Susan Lucci (Erica) was named one of the contestants on this seasons Dancing with the Stars!!!! She will be paired with dancer Tony Dovolani.
September 22 at 8:00 pm EST will be the beginning of the three night premiere, with the first results show on Wednesday, September 24. Former AMCer Jesse McCartney (ex-JR) will be guest on the results show. Along with Susan, the other contestants named for this season are Toni Braxton, Lance Bass, Cloris Leachman, Kim Kardashian, Ted McGinley, Brooke Burke, Warren Sapp, Misty May-Treanor, Maurice Greene, Rocco DiSpirito, Cody Linley and Jeffrey Ross.