Derek Hough

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Biography

  • Birth Place: Salt Lake City, Utah, United States
  • Date of Birth / Zodiac Sign: 05/17/1985, Taurus
  • Profession: Professional ballroom dancer; reality cast member
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Derek Hough Fast Facts:
  • At the age of 12, moved to London with his sister Julianne to train with champion dance coaches Corky and Shirley Ballas.
  • Starred as Ren McCormack in a 2006 production of Footloose in London's West End.
  • In 2007, appeared as a choreographer for Bruno Tonioli's team on the British reality show Dance X.
  • Cofounded the pop-rock group Ballas Hough Band with longtime best friend and DWTS castmate Mark Ballas; released their self-titled debut album in 2009 where it landed in Billboard's Top 100.
  • Supporter of the Donald Driver foundation, an organization that helps homeless families and improves educational opportunities for disadvantaged youth.
  • Derek Hough Relationships:
  • Cheryl Cole - Ex-significant Other
  • Marriann Nelson - Mother
  • Bruce Hough - Father
  • Sharee - Sister
  • Marabeth - Sister
  • Shannon Elizabeth - Ex-significant Other
  • Katherine - Sister
  • Julianne Hough - Sister
  • Derek Hough Awards:
  • 2009 Emmy: Outstanding Choreography - Nominee
  • 2010 Emmy: Outstanding Choreography - Nominee
  • 2013 Emmy: Outstanding Choreography - Winner
  • 2013 Emmy: Outstanding Choreography - Nominee
  • 2010 Emmy: Outstanding Choreography - Nominee

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