Milo Manheim will be competing on the upcoming season of Dancing with the Stars this fall. Milo is a 17-year-old American actor who will be testing his luck in the ballroom when Season 27 of Dancing with the Stars premieres with a two-hour episode on Monday, September 24 at 8PM ET\/PT. RELATED LINK: 'DANCING WITH THE STARS' PROS AND THEIR SIGNIFICANT OTHERS: WHO'S DATING OR MARRIED TO WHOM!? (PHOTOS) Milo is partnered with professional dancer Witney Carson, In her nine seasons on the show, Witney has one Dancing with the Stars victory under her belt with Alfonso Ribeiro. She placed third on Season 25 with actor Frankie Muniz and then finished in fourth place on Dancing with the Stars: Athletes with Chris Mazdzer. Witney is hoping to be crowned champion again and win a mirrorball trophy with the young and talented Milo. They call themselves #DisneyZOMBIES. Milo will be up against some stiff competition such as Olympic gymnast Mary Lou Retton, actor and Fuller House star Juan Pablo Di Pace, and pro football player and Super Bowl champion DeMarcus Ware. Curious to learn more about this Dancing with the Stars contestant? RELATED LINK: 'THE BACHELOR' FRANCHISE COUPLES NOW: WHO IS STILL TOGETHER?? (PHOTOS) Below is a list of 5 facts Reality TV World has compiled about Milo Manheim: - At the age of seven, Milo began his acting career in a local after-school program in Culver City. He then went on to perform in 15 musicals with Liza Monjauze Productions. - Milo has appeared in Rent, Footloose, Tommy, A Chorus Line, Gypsy and Spring Awakening. - Milo was discovered when casting director Amber Horn saw his performance as Roger in the musical Rent. - He landed the role of Zed for the new Disney Channel musical called Zombies, which premiered back in late February, after eight callback auditions. - Milo, who was born and raised in Los Angeles, CA, is set to appear in Season 3 of American Housewife.