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Julianne Hough Is In No Hurry To Set Wedding Date

1/21/2016 10:01am EST
'DWTS' Julianne Hough 'Enjoying' Engagement To Brooks Laich
"Dancing with the Stars" judge Julianne Hough is in no hurry to wed NFL player Brooks Laich, saying she's "enjoying" her engagement.

Hough, who is of the Mormon faith, was told by her father that she should be already planning a wedding.

The "DWTS" former pro revealed that her father told her "the minute you get engaged, you have to set a date."

Actually, Hough revealed to People, she is "just really enjoying" this part of their relationship.

"In Mormon culture, three months is a long time to be engaged," the dancer and actress revealed. "But we plan on being together forever, so we hav...

Check Out The First Pics Of 'Grease Live'

11/24/2015 12:27pm EST
Julianne Hough Is 'Excited' For 'Grease Live' As First Pics Are
Julianne Hough stars as Sandy in Fox's ambitious production of "Grease Live" and we have the first pics released of the "Dancing with the Stars" judge as she transforms into Sandy Olsen.

Hough looks nearly unrecognizable as Sandy, the love of greaser Danny Zuko (Aaron Tveit) and nemesis of Rizzo (Vanessa Hudgens), after Sandy transforms into what she thinks her teenage love wants her to be.

"Grease: Live" airs on Fox Jan. 31.

Julianne Hough, Vanessa Hudgens, and Aaron Tveit definitely go together in Grease Live!

Posted by on Monday, November 23, 2015

"I'm excited about bot...

Julianne Hough Counts On Her Fans To Help With Wedding

11/20/2015 9:02am EST
'DWTS' Julianne Hough Asks Fans To Pick Her Bridal Gown On Lifes
"Dancing with the Stars" judge Julianne Hough is turning to her fans to help her pick her wedding dress for her big day to Brooks Laitch.

Hough is one of the most in-demand female television personalities in the business. Between her work on the ABC series, running a lifestyle blog and personal appearances, she's finding it difficult to plan her wedding day. Thankfully she has her fans to count on!

On her lifestyle blog Julianne Hough, the dancer and actress asked fans "What's My Bridal Style?"

Is she the type of bride that's romantic, boho, classic, non-traditional, or chic?

Hough feat...

Red Carpet Hits & Misses At The 67th Emmy Awards

9/21/2015 9:17am EDT
The Best & Worst Dressed At The 2015 Emmy Awards: Who Stood Out
Tons of stars turned out for The 67th Annual Emmy Awards in Los Angeles, Calif., on Sunday night to honor television's greatest shows of 2015 -- but the fashion wasn't as impressive as in years past. Perhaps it was the 100-degree temperatures?

Despite the heat, there weren't many red carpet stand outs, and it seemed like there were more fashion "misses" than "hits."

Black was one of the most popular colors of the night, and stars including Julianne Hough, Julia Louis-Dreyfus, Lady Gaga and Taraji P. Henson were some of the best dressed at the event.

Singer/songwriter Joanna Newsom (who i...

Julianne Hough Has Some Unconventional Wedding Plans In Mind

9/17/2015 9:55am EDT
'DWTS' Julianne Hough Wants Brother Derek And Fiance Brooks Laic
Julianne Hough is looking to be somewhat unconventional for her upcoming wedding to hockey star Brooks Laich.

The Emmy-winning choreographer revealed that she would love to see her brother and fiance have their own personal first dance.

"Oh my goodness, he wants more than anything to dance," Hough said to People.

"He's always wanted to dance before he ever met me, so he's always asking me to teach him and I'm like, 'Ask Derek!' I'm just pawning my brother off to him," she laughed.

Thank goodness the two are good pals off the dance floor.

Still, Hough's unconventional ideas for her wedd...

Julianne Hough Wins First Emmy

9/14/2015 8:23am EDT
'DWTS' Julianne Hough Wins First Emmy For Outstanding Choreograp
Congratulations are in order for "Dancing with the Stars" Julianne Hough, who walked away with her first Emmy Award for her work on the long-running reality dance series.

On Sept. 12, the 2015 Creative Arts Emmys were handed out to actors and artists who were lauded for their stellar work on the small screen,

Hough and fiancé Brooks Laich stepped out for one of their first red carpet appearances since getting engaged.

Imagine Hough's shock when she learned she had picked up gold at the event.

Congratulations to my incredibly talented and beautiful fiancée @juleshough on winning your f...

What Does Derek Hough Think Of His Sister's Engagement?

8/31/2015 9:51am EDT
Derek Hough 'Couldn't Be Happier' About Sister Julianne's Engage
Derek Hough likes sister Julianne Hough's fiancé Brooks Laich a lot. In fact, the "Dancing with the Stars" hoofer says of her recent engagement, "I couldn't be happier for her!"

Speaking to People Magazine, Hough stated he was thrilled to hear of the couple's decision to wed. "I knew that it was happening within the first month they were dating," he remarked.

"It was one of those things where it was instant and that smile and glow she's had hasn't dimmed ever since she met [him]. That's a special thing," Hough said of his little sister.

"He's the best," Hough said of Laich. "We went surf...

Julianne Hough Finally Reveals Her Engagement Ring... And It's HUGE!

8/27/2015 3:31pm EDT
Julianne Hough’s Engagement Ring: Hough Shares Massive Ring From
Julianne Hough’s been playing coy with her engagement ring, but not anymore! According to Us Weekly, the Dancing with the Stars champion is finally going public with the giant rock given to her by hubby-to-be Brooks Laich.

On Thursday morning, Hough posted a new article on her blog, titled “Our Engagement Story.” And front and center on that blog post was a picture of Hough, face covered with a teacup and a massive (and we mean massive- that thing’s the size of an olive) stone sitting on her left ring finger.

Hough talks about the magical moment when Laich popped the question: “We stood o...

Is Len Goodman Leaving ‘Dancing With The Stars’?

8/19/2015 3:04pm EDT
Len Goodman Out For 'Dancing With The Stars' Season 21
After a great deal of speculation and a bit of wavering, Len Goodman is stepping down as a judge for “Dancing With the Stars” Season 21. Goodman had indicated last year that he would be leaving his role with “DWTS” this year and now it's been made official.

People shares the scoop on the big “Dancing With the Stars” Season 21 departure. Len Goodman has decided that due to family commitments and scheduling issues, he will stay with “Strictly Come Dancing” and bow out of “DWTS.”

Talk had been swirling that Len was ready to leave. However, he decided to be a part of the 10th anniversary run ...

This 'Dancing With The Stars' Judge Just Got Engaged

8/18/2015 2:48pm EDT
Julianne Hough and Brooks Laich
Dancing With The Stars judge Julianne Hough has announced her engagement to her NHL hockey player boyfriend, Brooks Laich.

The 27-year-old shared the news on Instagram on Tuesday, posting a photo of herself in Laich's arms and holding out her left hand so everyone can see the ring on her finger.

"We are overwhelmed with joy and excitement to share with you our recent engagement! #fiancé #love," she wrote and hashtaged the image, and Laich, 31, shared the same photo and message on his page.

Hough and Laich, who plays for the Washington Capitals, met through a mutual friend, actor Teddy Se...

'DWTS' Shockwaves Felt During Semi-Finals -- See Details

5/13/2015 10:48am EDT
'Dancing With The Stars' Recap: Derek And Nastia Sent Home Durin
With just one week left in the competition, Nastia Liukin and five-time mirrorball champion Derek Hough were eliminated after performing extraordinarily well in both their semi-finals routines.

The dancing duo danced alone together for the first time in weeks since Hough's foot injury and were rewarded with a perfect score, but that wasn't enough to keep them in the competition.

Rumer Willis and Valentin Chmerkovskiy

Dance: Viennese Waltz

Score: 38

Rumer Willis and Valentin Chmerkovskiy performed a Viennese Waltz inspired by the hit film "Fifty Shades of Grey" and wowed the judges wi...

Julianne Hough -- Better As A Blonde?

4/22/2015 10:23pm EDT
Julianne Hough
Julianne Hough has gone back to blonde after dying her hair pink two weeks ago for the Coachella Music and Arts Festival.

The Dancing With The Stars judge, 26, gave up her "unicorn" hairdo in time to celebrate the 10th anniversary of the hit ABC show, held on Tuesday night in West Hollywood's Greystone Manor.

The event was attended by stars and dancers past and present, including Karina Smirnoff, Kym Johnson, Melissa Rycroft, Joanna Krupa and Emmitt Smith, among others.

Former co-host Samantha Harris was also on hand to celebrate the show's 10th.


Julianne Hough Has A New Look!

4/10/2015 8:48am EDT
Julianne Hough Dyes Hair 'Unicorn' Pink
Julianne Hough has a new look. The "Dancing With The Stars" pro showed off her pink locks on Instagram earlier this week.

"Pink hair don't care!" she captioned the image. "Check out my new fun hair and get @riawnacapri's fabulous tips on becoming a 'unicorn.'"

Riawna Capri is the star's good pal and Nine Zero One Salon co-owner.

Fans like Hough's new look. They wrote comments such as, "hot stuff," "my dream hair," and "So much fun!!"

Hough with her signature blonde hair in March at Create + Cultivate's Fashion & Beauty Summit Speaker Dinner:

During the Create + Cultivate summit, Houg...

Hudgens & Hough Confirmed For 'Grease' -- But Who Will They Play?

1/18/2015 11:51am EST
Vanessa Hudgens And Julianne Hough Confirmed For Fox's Live Prod
Last April we told you that Fox was jumping on the live musical bandwagon and staging a production of hit 1971 Broadway show/1978 film "Grease," and the network just confirmed that Vanessa Hudgens and Julianne Hough have signed on to star in the musical.

"Grease is one of the movies that made me want to be an entertainer, and I have literally been waiting my whole life to play Sandy," Hough said during the Television Critics Association's (TCA) winter press tour on Saturday.

"My siblings and I watched it and played it out over and over when we were kids. This is my dream role and performi...

Julianne Hough Reveals Her Beauty Secrets

11/13/2014 10:59am EST
Julianne Hough Reveals Her Beauty Secrets In Shape Magazine
"Dancing with the Stars" judge Julianne Hough is hot and she knows it.

In the December issue of Shape Magazine, Hough revealed some of her fitness tips which include ways to get motivated in the morning and de-stress at night.

"I like to shock my body by doing different things. When I was on tour [with brother Derek], even though I was dancing two hours a night, I felt I needed more, so I started doing dance moves with ankle or wrist weights on," she said to the magazine.

Hough is not a morning person, but she revealed she finds winding down earlier makes it easier for her to rise in the...

'Dancing With The Stars': 7 Biggest Scandals On The Ballroom Floor

9/14/2014 6:00pm EDT
'Dancing With The Stars': 7 Biggest Scandals On The Ballroom Flo
Hitting its stride after 19 seasons, "Dancing with the Stars" has been known for introducing the world of ballroom dancing to the nation. What once was a staid competitive circle of rhinestones and high heels (for both men and women) has become a worldwide phenomenon and the dancers themselves as famous as their celebrity counterparts. Still, there are dark secrets that lie behind the curtains of the ballroom floor and some of them promise to floor even the most hardened "DWTS" fans!

1. Maksim Chmerkoviskiy's Many Affairs

The real and rumored list of who former male pro Maksim Chmerkovi...

Meet The Cast Of Season 19 'Dancing With The Stars'

9/4/2014 12:04pm EDT
Meet The Cast Of Season 19 'Dancing With The Stars'
It's the moment "Dancing With the Stars" fans wait for every season, the big real on "Good Morning America" when we find out just who will be competing this season! In the mix are a talk show host, an Olympian and a famous fashion designer to name a few. While fans are already buzzing about who may have the edge one thing is for sure, this season of "DWTS" is sure to be the most competitive one yet!

The stars for this season and their respective partners are...

Olympian Lolo Jones; partnered with new pro Keo Motsepe

Tommy Chong of Cheech and Chong; partnered with Peta Murgatroyd

Julianne Hough Joins 'Dancing With The Stars' Judging Panel

8/21/2014 1:00pm EDT
Julianne Hough
Dance pro Julianne Hough is returning to "Dancing With The Stars" - as a judge. The dancer/singer/actress won twice on the show and will be joining Carrie Ann Inaba, Bruno Tonioli, and Len Goodman. The news was revealed this morning on "Good Morning America."

Hough said she was excited to join the judging team. "'Dancing With the Stars' has always been a part of my family. That’s where it all began for me, so .... It just felt like the right time and the right opportunity," she explained.

Hough won the coveted mirror ball trophy with Apolo Anton Ohno and Helio Castroneves. She left the co...

Celebrity Birthdays - July 20, 2014

7/20/2014 7:00am EDT
Julianne Hough
Happy Birthday to:

Dancer/singer/actress Julianne Hough (1988)

Actress Billi Bruno (1997)

Actor Osric Chau (1986)

Actor John Francis Daley (1985)

Brazilian supermodel Gisele Bundchen (1980)

Singer Elliott Yamin (1978)

Actress Judy Greer (1975)

Actor Simon Rex (1974)

Actor Omar Epps (1973)

Singer Vitamin C (1972)

Actress Sandra Oh (1971)

Actor Josh Holloway (1969)

British actor Julian Rhind-Tutt (1968)

Actor Reed Diamond (1967)

Soundgarden singer Chris Cornell (1964)

Zoologist Terri Irwin (1964)

Actor Dean Winters (1964)

Actor Frank Whaley (1963)

Actress Donna Dixon (1956)...

'Dancing With The Stars' Siblings Julianne And Derek Hough Open Up About Their 'Crazy Childhood'

6/22/2014 9:00am EDT
Julianne And Derek Hough
Raised in a Mormon household by their parents in Salt Lake City, Dancing with the Stars' siblings Julianne and Derek Hough performed at school and state fairs. "My dad would tell Derek, 'No hip thrusts onstage!' - which I now think is so funny because he earns a living doing that," Julianne tells PEOPLE in this week's issue. Their careers took a much more serious spin when Julianne turned 10 and Derek was 13. Their parents, who were divorcing, made the tough decision to send the two ballroom-dance prodigies to the prestigious London dance school Italia Conti Academy of Theatre Arts, forcing...

20 Beautiful Celebrities With Blonde Hair & Blue Eyes

5/12/2014 1:00am EDT
20 Beautiful Celebrities With Blonde Hair & Blue Eyes
Whether they are natural or bottled blondes, these celebs are striking with their combination of light-colored locks and bright blue eyes.

County pop star Taylor Swift is one of music's most popular blonde stars. The Pennsylvania native knew she wanted to be a singer at 11 years old and moved to Nashville, Tennessee, at age 14. She released her self-titled debut in 2006 and hasn't looked back since.

The songstress has sold more than 13 million albums globally and is the number-one selling digital artist in music history with over 24.3 million digital tracks sold.

She is just one of many ...

Stars At Coachella: Selena Gomez In A See-Through Dress, Katy Perry, Hilary Duff & More

4/12/2014 6:00pm EDT
Stars At Coachella: Selena Gomez In A See-Through Dress, Katy Pe
We spotted several celebrities on day one of week one at The Coachella Music Festival in Indio, Calif., on Friday. Singer/actress Selena Gomez hung out with reality stars Kylie and Kendall Jenner at the popular music event.

Gomez wore a white, see-through lace dress, while Kylie wore a David Bowie tank top with a studded fanny pack. Kendall opted for jean shorts, cowboy boots and a crop top.

Hilary Duff also attended the festival with a friend and estranged husband Mike Comrie. Are they getting back together or just staying friends for the sake of their son?

Katy Perry and Julianne Hough...

Julianne Hough & Canadian Hockey Player Spotted Holding Hands In LA

2/18/2014 10:30am EST
Julianne Hough & Canadian Hockey Player Spotted Holding Hands In
Julianne Hough has moved on from her relationship with Ryan Seacrest and is dating a Canadian hockey player.

The dancer-turned-actress, 25, was photographed walking With Brooks Laich, 30, of the Washington Capitals over the weekend.

The new couple held hands as they walked Hough's dogs around the Studio City neighborhood in California.

The pair were also spotted hanging out on Valentine's Day and stepped out together on Monday to pick up some flowers at Whole Foods Market in Los Angeles.

Hough recently completed filming "Curve" about a young woman who gets trapped in her car after a hit...

Celebrities With Plunging Necklines

2/9/2014 4:00pm EST
Celebrities With Plunging Necklines
Hollywood is full of beautiful women who like to spotlight their lean legs, curvy bottoms, and sexy cleavage.

German-American model Heidi Klum has proven that 40 isn't over the hill. She often wears figure-hugging gowns that show off her 5'9" frame.

She's not the only one in Tinseltown who likes to show a bit of skin. Selena Gomez, 21, also likes to step out in a revealing dress now and again.

Check out some celebrities wearing outfits with plunging necklines...

Selena Gomez

Demi Lovato

Kim Kardashian

Jennifer Lawrence

Jennifer Aniston

Vanessa Hudgens


Morning Roundup: Arcade Fire's 'Reflektor' Is Uninteresting, Miley Would Rather Be Naked Than Cry, Julianne Hough's Blackface

10/30/2013 9:35am EDT
Arcade Fire
Derek Hough: Sister Julianne's Blackface Costume 'Wasn't The Brightest Moment In Her Life'
Derek Hough says his sister Julianne is devasted by the controversy surrounding her decision to dress up as inmate character Crazy Eyes from Netflix show "Orange Is The New Black" for a Halloween costume party last weekend. (keep reading...)

Miley Cyrus Feels Like An Underdog, Would Rather Be Naked In Front Of People Than Cry
Miley Cyrus may have broken up with long-time boyfriend/fiance Liam Hemsworth recently, but she isn't letting the memories of that relationship get her down. (keep reading...)


Derek Hough Says Sister Julianne's Blackface Costume 'Wasn't The Brightest Moment In Her Life'

10/30/2013 9:01am EDT
Julianne hough
Derek Hough says his sister Julianne is devasted by the controversy surrounding her decision to dress up as inmate character Crazy Eyes from Netflix show "Orange Is The New Black" for a Halloween costume party last weekend.

The former "Dancing With the Stars" pro issued an apology after wearing the offensive blackface make-up. She posted on Twitter: "I am a huge fan of the show Orange Is The New Black, actress Uzo Aduba, and the character she has created. It certainly was never my intention to be disrespectful or demeaning to anyone in any way. I realize my costume hurt and offended people...

Julianne Hough Apologizes On Twitter For Blackface Halloween Costume

10/28/2013 7:19pm EDT
Julianne Hough
Julianne Hough made a poor judgement call when she picked out her Halloween costume this year. The former "Dancing With The Stars" pro wore blackface for a party she attended in Beverly Hills, Calif., over the weekend, offending many.

She posted an image online of herself and her friends dressed as the women from the popular Netflix series "Orange Is The New Black."

Hough dressed as Crazy Eyes Warren, wearing an orange prison jumpsuit, knotted hair, and an ID badge around her neck. But what really caused a stir was the dark make-up around her neck and face.

Realizing her gaffe, Hough q...

Julianne Hough Apologizes For Her 'Blackface' Costume

10/27/2013 1:41pm EDT
Julianne Hough
Julianne Hough has issued a groveling apology after she stepped out wearing 'blackface' makeup to a Halloween party in Hollywood on Friday.

The Rock of Ages star provoked a storm of controversy after she dressed up as inmate character Crazy Eyes from Orange Is The New Black and was photographed wearing dark foundation on her face.

Critics slammed Hough for her 'blackface' appearance, with some even accusing her of racism, but she has now taken to her Twitter page to apologize and profess her admiration for actress Uzo Aduba, who plays Crazy Eyes in the comedy series.

The 25 year-old actr...

Fashion Fails: Julianne Hough, Claire Danes, Sarah Hyland, And More

9/29/2013 9:07am EDT
Julianne Hough
It's Fashion Fail Time! That means we take a break from letting you know how good all of your favorite stars look to show the other side of fashion: the fails!

This week we got a treat: The Emmys. That means plenty of fail to go around! Julianne Hough is a beautiful woman - but no one is mistaking her dress, which features a see-through portion to show off some granny panties, as beautiful.

A very daring cut for Claire Danes at The Emmys, but her light skin and the color of her dress offers no contrast and looks very plain. Plus, it has that lacy doily look.

Sarah Hyland went Got...

Fergie Has 'Gayby Shower' With Hollywood Friends

7/29/2013 11:07pm EDT
Fergie opted for something less traditional when it came to holding a baby shower.

The singer decided to invite some of her best friends over for a "gayby shower," including Rupaul, Lance Bass, Julianne Hough, Adam Lambert, Kelly Osbourne, and Molly Sims.

"It's gayby shower day," posted Fergie on Instagram along with a photo of herself holding up a speech bubble to her stomach. "He's trying to talk!"

Fergie also posted a photo of herself with some of the attendees. "Thank u @pattersean, @dsquared2 & @andels 4 the best #GaybyShower ever. #ifeelloved." That'd be agent Sean Patterson, fas...