February 25, 2014 15:20:32 GMT
Before the official announcement is made, sources confirmed the participation of the reality show star and the 'Full House' actress.
The cast of "Dancing with the Stars" season 18 will not be announced until next week but some of the names have leaked. Among the known ones are "The Real Housewives of Atlanta" star NeNe Leakes and "Full House" star Candace Cameron.
The casting news came from E! Online whose sources said Leakes and Cameron were set to take the dance floor when the ABC show premieres March 17. The official announcement will be made during "Good Morning America" on Tuesday, March 4.
There had been several names that were mentioned as this season's contestants. Among the rumored ones are reality star Bruce Jenner, Australian pop star Cody Simpson, "Top Chef" host Carla Hall and British actress Kelly Brook.
The new season will see a new co-host after the firing of Brooke Burke. Season 10's third-placer and former CNN co-host Erin Andrews has been hired as replacement, joining longtime co-host Tom Bergeron.