Derek Hough Featured in Entertainment Tonight Slideshow about Cute Celebrity Pets

They “borrow” that adorable photo of Derek holding Witney Carson’s new puppy. I haven’t looked to see if anyone else interesting is in there – Derek is the first slide

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New Look at “Give” Episode Featuring Derek Hough (Video)

Well, this will be a nice distraction from current events!! Can’t wait to see it on Saturday…it is on Saturday, right? I’ve lost all track of time. 🙂 Thanks to Dee for the heads up on this one. If you missed the first one, you can see it here.

ETA: Here’s another fun look at GIVE – this time with young dancers. Lucky girls. 🙂

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Derek Hough: A Day in the Life (on the Hairspray set) – November 9, 2016

Derek’s snaps from today are as entertaining as ever. Especially thanks to Martin Short. 😉

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Sneak Peek at “Give” with Derek Hough, Coming up this Weekend! (Video)

Ran across this little preview courtesy of @innercityarts on instagram. Don’t think I’ve seen it before…but my brain is fried so I can’t be sure.

Still recovering from a wild election evening. Friends, whatever side you might land on, we want to reach out and encourage you to stay positive, uplift one another, always push for progress in our communities, and continue supporting our mission of providing the next generation with access to arts education. Art can heal. Art can change our world. Arts education can make all the difference. And that is why we continue to do what we do. ••• We hope that you'll tune in this Saturday at 10AM (PST) to @NBC4 LA to catch our episode of @NBCGiveTV. The show highlights the world of philanthropy by featuring the stories of non-profits and charities around the country. Make sure to catch our episode to watch what happens when celebrity choreographer, dancer and actor @derekhough visits our campus. #GiveNBC #TheMoreYouKnow For other TV markets, please check your local NBC affiliate listings.

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Derek Hough Unsure If He Will Return To Dancing With The Stars – New Blog

Derek has written a new blog reflecting on the season at TV Guide. He had the best time dancing with Marilu, but, he’s unsure if he will be back next season. He’s got lots on tap. Read on….

We may not have won the Mirrorball, but we had a great run. I’m so proud of Marilu. I thought she did a great job Monday. We had a great week. It was very positive and it was really fun. And it was great having Mark there. I didn’t realize how much I’ve missed him until he was there. I’ve never done a season without him, so it was great to have him back. If we were going to go out, that was a good week to go out on.

I don’t want to dwell on the rehearsal package again after last week. It is what it is. I would hope that the audience and longtime fans know and understand by now that in a short package, it’s a very faint reflection of the reality of the week. Saying that though, given my schedule this season, the only thing that I think was a bummer was that we weren’t able to do anything out of studio or an environment that wasn’t a dance studio. When you do that, you’re able to see another side to people, where it’s not just you rehearsing and working. I think that in contrast to other packages, which was everyone traveling and doing things and having fun, it’s kind of a bummer. Whenever Marilu and I saw each other, the only time we had was to get the routines down and work as hard and as fast as we can.I think we were both prepared for a possible elimination. After being part of the show for so long, you get a sense of what’s going to happen based on a bunch of things. I think we were both expecting it, but also we’re very proud. Week 9 is nothing to turn your nose up at. She did incredibly well.

Every season teaches you something different. I’ve been reflecting a lot on the past 10 years, kind of looking back on all the things that have happened, all the beautiful things, all the wonderful things, all the memories and wonderful moments and all the learning experiences from each of my partners. I get to add this one to my treasure chest of moments. I don’t go back and watch videos of myself, but I came across a site that was posting pieces from years ago. It was nice to reflect on those memories and to see how much I’ve been part of this show for long and all the extraordinary moments.

I don’t know if I’ll be back next season. It’s too early to say. I have a few projects on my plate, but you never know what’s going to happen. I didn’t think I was going to come back to the show a couple times now and ended up coming back. That show will always be my family.

Right now, I’m working on Hairspray. Julianne and I are also hosting Thanksgiving and Christmas specials for ABC. We were rehearsing until like 11 p.m. last night for it. It’s going to be fun. I love Disney and ABC, so I’m stoked to be doing this. The Thanksgiving one airs Thanksgiving at 8/7c and the Christmas ones airs Christmas at 8/7c.

More at TV Guide including a heads up about his photography being displayed this weekend. Photos below. He also updates on Hairspray Live, Singing In The Rain, and has a positive message to share for fans.

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New Photos of Derek Hough and the Cast of Hairspray Live!!

These are some gorgeous photos!! I can’t wait for this show!! You can see photos of many of the cast on and I’ve put Derek’s below, from instagram.

Derek as Corny Collins! So gorgeous and so young looking! #derekhough #hairspraylive

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More Of DWTS Week 9 Derek Hough And Marilu Henner On Access Hollywood

We posted an Access Hollywood interview with Derek and Marilu in a previous post, but, here is what they reported last night on their show.

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More DWTS Week 9 Interviews With Mark Ballas, Derek Hough, And Marilu Henner

Mark Ballas talks of how Derek is helping him with his wedding in the ET interview below. Derek pops in for this interview too and talks of how much he misses Mark on Dancing With The Stars. Marilu wants to pop out of the cake. You can also watch an interview with Mark, Derek, and Marilu with Extra as well. They are all so fun.

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DWTS Season 23 Week 9 With Derek Hough And Marilu Henner – Media And Interviews

For media and interview starters today after Dancing With The Stars last night, see Miss Heidi’s HQ Picture post if you haven’t yet. They say it all for how Derek and Marilu danced and entertained us this season. What a precious and beautiful couple with a journey we won’t soon forget. All of Derek’s partners have been so very special. I couldn’t be more thankful for Marilu for showering him and all of us with her talent and love.

So, what did Derek and Marilu have to say about the night? They loved how they went out on a high and they will be back for more fun in two weeks. Also, “Derek smells great”. Oooolaaa…we know what Marilu means, don’t we we?! Lots more below….

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Derek Hough and Marilu Henner – DWTS Season 23, Week 9 HQ Photos

Very sad to see Marilu go, but she had a great run. No one her age has ever gotten that far in the competition before. I think Dona is going to post more about it tomorrow. 🙂

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