'Dancing With The Stars' season 14 cast named

Slideshow posted in Photos | Monday, February 27, 2012

4 of 12: Maria Menounos, who has hosted television shows such as 'Access Hollywood' and 'Extra,' is paired with Derek Hough on season 14 of 'Dancing With The Stars.'

'I was so nervous on gma!! all around I'm terrified yet excited I learn how to dance!' Menounos Tweeted on Feb. 28, 2012, the day the cast was announced on the ABC show 'Good Morning America.' 'Thanks for all the sweet messages guys!gonna count on all of you for support throughout this grueling process! #positiveenergy.'

Menounos, 33, is seen as a sex symbol by many people in the United States and famously wore a red, white and blue bikini while hosting 'Extra' in New York in February 2012 after losing a bet. She had rooted for the New England Patriots to win the Super Bowl, but the team was beaten by the New York Giants.

'Extra' host Mario Lopez, formerly of 'Saved By The Bell,' was a contestant on 'Dancing With The Stars' during season 3 in 2006.

(Pictured: Maria Menounos appears with Derek Hough after the cast of season 14 of 'Dancing With The Stars' is announced, as seen on her Twitter page. / Maria Menounos appears in a promotional photo for the 14th season of the ABC show 'Dancing With the Stars.') (http://t.co/IC6kZD4n / ABC)