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03/12/2013 08:51 am ET Updated Mar 12, 2013

Sean Lowe Joins 'Dancing With The Stars'

Sean Lowe has joined the cast of "Dancing With the Stars" Season 16. "The Bachelor" star's involvement was announced on ABC's "Good Morning America" on Tuesday, the morning after "The Bachelor" finale aired.

While speculated, the network would not confirm his involvement until "The Bachelor" wrapped and Lowe picked his reality TV love. [SPOILER ALERT] On the "Bachelor" finale, Lowe picked Catherine Guidici and in the "After The Rose" special, the couple announced they will get married on TV.

Lowe is paired with pro dancer Petra Murgatroyd.

“I am so tired of keeping secrets, but now they’re all out,” Lowe said on “GMA." His time on "Dancing With the Stars" could help Lowe out on his wedding day. "When we have our big day. Hopefully, I’ll make her proud," he said. "I won’t make a fool of myself on my dance floor."

Lowe will compete against the likes of Andy Dick, Lisa Vanderpump and Dorothy Hamill in hopes of taking home the Mirror Ball trophy
. "Dancing With the Stars" has a history of casting former "Bachelor" and "Bachelorette" contestants and stars. Jake Pavelka and Melissa Rycroft (recent "All-Stars" winner) are among the names who have appeared on both shows.

Click through the gallery below to see the Season 16 contestants.

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Dancing With the Stars Season 16 Cast Stills

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