Castroneves back on “Dancing with the Stars”


The Brazilian champion was the winner of the fifth season, in 2007.

It’s an all-star season for the next edition of the ABC competition show “Dancing with the Stars”. The TV show will bring back 12 former rivals including Pamela Anderson, Kirstie Alley and three-time Indianapolis 500 champion Helio Castroneves.

Castroneves won the fifth season of “Dancing with the Stars” with partner Julianne Hough.

The celebrities for the new season are: Pamela Anderson, Kelly Monaco, Emmitt Smith, Melissa Rycroft, Joey Fatone, Helio Castroneves, Drew Lachey, Bristol Palin, Kirstie Alley, Apolo Anton Ohno, Shawn Johnson and Gilles Marini. And for the first time, viewers will vote for a 13th cast member, either Kyle Massey, Carson Kressley or Sabrina Bryan – you can vote for your favourite on

“Dancing” returns for its 15th season on ABC on Sept. 24.

The Brazilian racer spoke to Sacha Vaz, from Wave, last year during the Honda Indy Toronto. To read the interview, please click here.