Derek Hough Biography, Wiki, Age, Height, Dance, Family, Career & More

Derek Hough is an American professional dancer and actor. He is known for his role on Dancing with the Stars. Derek is popular for an American dance competition show. He is also known for the American musical drama television series Nashville starring Noah West.


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Derek Hough

Derek Hough Biography

Derek Hough was born on May 17, 1985, in Salt Lake City, Utah, USA. Derek is an American Latin and Ballroom professional dancer, choreographer, actor, and singer.

Hough grew up in Sandy, Utah, a suburb of Salt Lake City, the fourth of five children in a Late-day Saint family. He is Marianne’s sister and Bruce Hough.


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Who was the Utah Republican Party’s twice president? And he has four sisters, Sharee, Marabeth, Julianne, and Katherine. His ancestors were both artists.

And his parents met while on a ballroom dancing team in college in Idaho. He is the second cousin of musicians Riker, Rydel, Rocky, and Ross Lynch from R5, their maternal grandmothers are sisters.

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When Hough was 12 he was sent to London by his divorcing parents to stay and study with dance coaches Corky and Shirley Ballas. Several months later Hough’s son, Julianne joined him in London.

Hough originally intending to stay for a year, lived in London for ten years. (Five years later, Julianne returned.) The Ballas helped tutor the two Hough children alongside their own son. Mark Ballas, who was training them in the Italia Conti Academy of Theater Arts.

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They were trained in music, theater, gymnastics, and other dance styles including jazz, ballet, and tap. The three children formed 2B1 G (“2 Boys, 1 Girl”), their own pop music trio.

And appeared at UK and US dance events, and featured UK TV shows. In addition to being educated in many dance forms, Hough can also play the piano, guitar and drums. Derek then taught at the theatre’s Italia Conti Academy.


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Derek Hough Wiki

Derek Hough is currently age 37 & he is the most popular person in the USA. In 2017 Hough and Ne-Yo and Jennifer Lopez (also an executive producer, Lopez chose Hough for the panel) was seen as a judge on NBC’s summer TV show World of Dance.

The series will feature dancers from around the world vying for a reward of $1 million. A success in ratings, World of Dance was renewed for a third season just before it reached the airwaves in 2018.


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Derek Hough’s height is 5 ft 10 in (178 cm) and he 78 kg (143 lbs pounds) weight. Hough measurements 42_15_34 Inches He has black eyes and lights of black hair.

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Derek Hough Wiki & Biography

Derek Hough Wiki & Biography
Real Name Derek Hough
Nickname Hough
Profession Dancer, Choreographer, Actor, Singer
Age 38 years old
Date of Birth May 17, 1985
Birthplace  Salt Lake City, Utah, USA
Nationality American
Ethnicity White Caucasian American.
Religion Christianity
Height, Weight & Body Measurements
Height in Centimeters 178 cm
Height in meters 1.78 m
Height in Inches 5 ft 10 in
Weight in Kilograms 78 kg
Weight in Pounds 181 lbs
Body Measurements 42_15_34
Chest Size 42
Waist Size 15
Biceps Size 34
Eye Color LightBlue
Hair Color Brown
Family and Relatives
Father Bruce Robert Hough
Mother Marriann Hough
Brother Will update
Sister  Marabeth Hough, Katherine Hough, Sharee Hough, Julianne Hough
Affairs, Girlfriends, and Marital Status
Marital Status Unmarried
Girlfriend Hayley Erbert
Wife/ Spouse Will update
Son Will update
Daughter Will update
Education and School, College
Educational Qualification Graduate.
School Italia Conti Academy of Theatre Arts
College/ University Will update
Favorites Things and Like & Dislike
Favorite Actor Brad Pitt.
Favorite Actress Alyson Hannigan
Favorite Color Blue
Favorite Food Italian Food
Favorite Movie Will update
Hobbies Playing Cricket and Basketball.
Money Factor
Net Worth  $8 million
Salary Will update
Contact Address
House Address Will update
Phone Number Will update
Email Id Will update
Website Will update
Social Media

Derek Hough Career

Hough won the 2002 WDSF World Latin Championship and the 2003 Blackpool U-21 Latin title with Aneta Piotrowska. He has received outstanding dance awards from LA Outstanding Dancer of the Year and New York Dance Alliance. On 22 September 2013, the Outstanding Choreography category for the Emmy Awards was transferred to the Primetime Live Show for the first time. And all category nominees were to build and perform a number with the show’s host, Neil Patrick Harris.

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Hough, who had been nominated for Dancing with the Stars, and the other winners were part of that number. The show’s executive producer, Ken Ehrlich, has reported. It will certainly be an original number, something which wasn’t done before. It is going to use all of their skills to bring together this number as choreographers. Hough then went on to win the Outstanding Choreography Emmy Award.


Hough, alongside Julianne Hough and Tessandra Chavez, received his second Emmy Award for Outstanding Choreography on September 12, 2015. That was also the first Emmy win for outstanding choreography by Julianne Hough and Chavez. Hough has been nominated for eight Emmy Awards for choreography including the two awards he went on to win.

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Derek Hough Net Worth

Derek Hough’s Net Worth, Salary, Income, Cars, Lifestyles, and many more details are below. Let’s check, in 2019, how rich is Derek? Hough Net Worth Analysis According to Wikipedia, Forbes & Various Online Sites. Derek net worth is $10 million (Approx) at the age of 34.

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As a professional Dancer, Choreographer, Actor, and Singer, Derek  earned the money. We don’t actually have enough knowledge about vehicles, monthly/yearly incomes, etc. We’re going to update you soon.

Let us know about Derek Hough’s Social Media

Facebook – Although his Facebook profile is verified. The profile has been running for 8 years. Where we can see occasional posts, various videos, parties and personal photos. Number of Followers 862,466

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Instagram – Even though the profile of Hough Social Media is verified. Where we can see occasional posts, various videos, parties and personal pictures. Total Post 3,332 Followers  2.4m following 374.

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Twitter – Even though the profile of Derek Social Media is verified. Where we can see occasional posts, various videos, parties and personal pictures. Total Post 46 Followers 830.8K following.

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