If you love ‘Dancing With the Stars’, you will have no problem recognizing Derek Hough. He has appeared in the show many times and has won few shows over the years. However, Derek is returning, not as a competitor or an instructor, but as a judge. Derek is one of the most well-known dancers on TV with over nine nominations for the Primetime Emmy Awards for Outstanding Choreography.
Before, Derek had also served as a judge on the NBC dance competition series, World of Dance. So, you might be curious to know more on the dancer. Learn more on Derek Hough and get to know more on him, including his dating life, net worth, and much more.
|Birth Name||Derek Bruce Hough|
|Birthday||May 17, 1985|
|Birthplace||Salt Lake City, Utah|
|Height||5 feet 10 inches|
|Profession||Dancer, Actor, Singer|
|Parents||Marianne and Bruch Hough|
|Married/Wife||Hayley Elbert (Partner)|
|Siblings||Sharee, Marabeth, Katherine, and Julianne.|
|Net Worth||$8 million.|
Who is Derek Hough Girlfriend: Hayley Elbert?
Derek has been long dating his beautiful girlfriend, Hayley Elbert, who is a dancer herself. Derek and his girlfriend has been dating since July 2015, and their relationship seems to get stronger every day. Derek’s girlfriend has appeared on Dancing with the Stars and A Night to Remember. Derek and Hayley met when they competed separately on the reality dancing show in 2015.
Likewise, there are also talks on the adorable couple getting engaged. Derek shared that he and wants to make sure the timing for engagement is right. He shared,
“I want to marry once. I want to be with that person that I love dearly. I want to get to know that person. I feel like, if anything, it’s something that I don’t feel like should be rushed into doing at all,”
Moreover, Derek and his girlfriend are very open to their relationship on social media. He is often busy sharing pictures with his girlfriend on Instagram. Regardless, we might have to wait a long time before we see the couple sharing vows.
What’s Derek Hough’s Net Worth?
Derek was already studying in London under dance coaches at the age of 12. He stayed there for ten years and attended the Italia Conti Academy of Theatre Arts. He appeared on ‘Dancing With the Stars’ in season four and five was already a professional instructor. During the show, the dancer has been paired with Jennie Garth, Brooke Burke, Joanna Krupa, and Amber Riley, among many others.
Derek has won five seasons on the show. Likewise, he also won an Emmy Award for Outstanding Choreography for Dancing With the Stars. Besides, he has also appeared in a few movies like Footloose. Nonetheless, in 2020, the show producers revealed that Derek Hough would appear for season 29 of Dancing With the Stars as one the judge, replacing Len Goodman. As of 2020, Derek Hough holds a net worth of $8 million.
Derek Hough Wiki-Bio
Derek Bruce Hough was born in 1985 in Salt Lake City, Utah. He celebrates his birthday on May 17, which makes his age 35. Derek was born as the fourth child of his parents Marianne and Bruch Hough. He had four sisters, Sharee, Marabeth, Katherine, and Julianne.
He holds an American nationality and comes from White ethnicity. The dancer has a height of 5 feet and 10 inches.