This week the top stories covered by ET included the new cast of ABC's Dancing with the Stars and the controversy that is already plaguing one of its contestants. Also, Gene Simmons and Shannon Tweed released their wedding invitations, and superstar Beyonce announced to the world that she's pregnant.
This week during ABC's Bachelor Pad, the new cast of Dancing with the Stars was announced for the 13th season with David Arquette, Ron Artest, Chaz Bono, Elisabetta Canalis, Nancy Grace, Carson Kressley, Kristin Cavallari, Ricki Lake, J. R. Martinez, Robert Kardashian, Chynna Phillips and Hope Solo all competing for the Mirror Ball Trophy.
Controversy is already following one of the contestants as Chaz Bono has come under attack from fans of the show, leading both Chaz's dancing partner Lacey Schwimmer and his mother Cher to defend Chaz against the attacks.
ET got an exclusive look this week at the invite for the wedding of KISS front man Gene Simmons and Shannon Tweed. The couple's kids Nick and Sophie helped in designing the card as Nick drew a family picture and Sophie wrote the text including "Classy Cocktail Attire Requested, although we know some Rockstar attire will be worn." Simmons and Tweed will wed on October 1, 2011 in Beverly Hills.
Beyonce made a huge announcement at the MTV Music Video Awards on Sunday August 28, 2011 revealing that she is pregnant with her first child with husband and rapper Jay-Z. In a recent interview with Piers Morgan, Beyonce, 29, told Morgan that she always wanted to have a baby at 30 years old. Beyonce will turn 30 on September 4, 2011.