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Dancing with the Stars has got Chaz Bono, babe.

The child of Cher and Sonny Bono, Chaz will become the first transgender contestant in the history of the ABC competition. For those wondering, sources confirm this woman-turned-man will be partnered with a female when the season premieres on September 19.

The new Dancing with the Stars cast will be announced on Monday night, but the following names are considered locks for the 2011-2012 season:

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  • Kim Richards: Real, Spoiled Housewife of Beverly Hills
  • David Arquette: Courteney Cox’s ex, easy erector
  • Elisabetta Canalis: George Clooney’s ex, model
  • Rob Kardashian: Talent-free reality star

Queen Latifah and Tiffani Thiessen, meanwhile, are rumored to be a part of the show.