Dancing With the Stars has become an ABC cult-phenomenon as seasoned professional dancers team up with celebrity actors, actresses, and athletes to dance their way through competition to end up taking home the top prize—the coveted mirror ball trophy.
Well, now the popular primetime dance contest has gone junior and the cast includes a few BCK favorites such as Black-ish actor Miles Brown, and Sophia Pippen, among others. Get to know the contestants below and make sure to tune-in to ABC on October 7th for the new series!
Sophia Pippen is the daughter of six-time NBA champion and two-time Olympic gold medalist, Scottie Pippen and entrepreneur Larsa Pippen. Sophia (age 9) is partnered with Jake Monreal and mentored by Sasha Farber.
Miles Brown stars in ABC’s Emmy®-nominated and critically acclaimed comedy series black-ish, from creator Kenya Barris. Miles (age 13) is partnered with Rylee Arnold and mentored by Lindsay Arnold.
Artyon is an 11-year-old dancer/gymnast technically trained in all styles of dance. He is an awards winning soloist, and the former Best Mini Male Dancer of The Dancer Awards, Las Vegas. j