'Bachelor' Sean Lowe Joins 'Dancing With the Stars' Season 16 Cast

The Bachelor Sean Lowe PR Image - P 2013

The Bachelor Sean Lowe PR Image - P 2013

Following weeks of rumors, Sean Lowe is confirmed for the upcoming cycle of Dancing With the Stars.

The Bachelor star, finishing his search for a bride and proposing to Catherine Giudici during Monday's season finale, confirmed his inclusion in the sixteenth season on Tuesday's Good Morning America. He'll dance with pro Peta Murgatroyd.

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Lowe joins a mixed group of individuals to jump between the ABC franchises. Bachelor and Bachelorette star Trista Sutter was the first contestant ever eliminated on the ABC series during the first season -- and Bachelor competitor Melissa Rycroft finished third in her season before going on to win the recent All-Stars season.

The only previous Bachelor to compete, Jake Pavelka, only placed seventh during his run.

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Dancing With the Stars returns to ABC in the Bachelor time slot on Monday, March 18. Lowe's previously announced castmates include fellow reality TV personalities Kellie Pickler and Lisa Vanderpump.

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