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Julianne Hough on Joining 'DWTS' Judges' Panel: 'It Just Kind of Made Sense'

Julianne Hough surprises the audience as she enters the Good Morning America studios on Thursday (August 21) in New York City.

The 26-year-old actress/dancer announced that she would be returning to Dancing with the Stars as a permanent judge this fall. Watch her interview below!

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Dancing with the Stars has always been a part of my family,” Julianne said. “That’s where it all began for me, so it just kind of made sense.”

When asked whether she would be biased against her brother Derek, she said, “I think that’s a very valid question. It’s going to be how it was when I guest-judged. It’s not necessarily about Derek and the pro dancer, it’s about the collaboration, the team effort, and what they’re doing as a partnership, and really the celebrity can do to improve each week.”

FYI: Julianne is wearing a Olcay Gulsen top and skirt, Stuart Weitzman shoes, Foley + Corinna bag, and Sydney Evan necklace.


Julianne Hough on GMA 8/21/14

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Julianne Hough is Officially Back on 'DWTS' as a Judge!

Julianne Hough has a permanent spot on the Dancing with the Stars panel!

The 26-year-old announced it on Good Morning America on Thursday (August 21) after touching down at LaGuardia Airport after a red eye flight in New York City.

“It’s Judge @juliannehough! #GMADancing #DWTS RT if you’re excited!” the official DWTS account tweeted, also confirming.

Speculation rose earlier this week that Julianne would be returning. If you remember, she was a professional dancer on the show from season four through season eight, winning twice. Since then, she’s made a few guest appearances over the years. Now, she joins longtime judges Carrie Ann Inaba, Bruno Tonioli, and Len Goodman.

Dancing with the Stars season 19 premieres on Monday, September 15 @ 8/7c on ABC!

Also pictured below: DWTS pros Karina Smirnoff, Sharna Burgess, Maksim Chmerkovskiy, and Val Chmerkovskiy hitting the beach together the day before in Waikiki, Hawaii.

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Maksim Chmerkovskiy Won't Be Returning as a Dancer to 'Dancing with the Stars'

Maksim Chmerkovskiy has just confirmed he will not be returning as a dancer to Dancing with the Stars.

“I’m done dancing,” the 34-year-old dancer said on The View on Tuesday (July 29). “I feel like it’s time.”

“I loved the experience,” he added. “When I came back to the show, it was not the same…I was different, probably…When I came back, I saw this amazing talent, Val [Chmerkovskiy, his brother] included…I looked at it and thought they can do much more and better, I was taking up a huge spot.”

Maks finally won the mirror ball during season eighteen with Olympian partner Meryl Davis.

ARE YOU SAD that Maks won’t be dancing next season???

Who Won 'Dancing With the Stars' 2014? Season 18 Winner Revealed!

SPOILER ALERT: DO NOT CONTINUE IF YOU DON’T WANT TO KNOW THE RESULTS!

Can you believe that we are already crowning the eighteenth winner of Dancing With the Stars?! Well we are, and the season 18 finale just wrapped up!

This year’s three finalists were Full House actress Candace Cameron Bure and her partner Mark Ballas, Olympic ice dancer Meryl Davis and her partner Maksim Chmerkovskiy, and Paralympic snowboarder Amy Purdy and her partner Derek Hough.

For their three performances, Cameron received an overall score of 78, Meryl earned herself a perfect 90, and Amy was just a hair away from perfection with an 89.

Click inside to find out who won Dancing With the Stars… More Here! »

Iggy Azalea Messes Up 'Dancing With the Stars' Performance of 'Fancy' (Video)

Iggy Azalea poses backstage before her live performance during the finale of Dancing With the Stars on Tuesday (May 20) in Los Angeles.

The 23-year-old Aussie rapper was joined by Charli XCX to perform their hit song “Fancy,” but unfortunately the beginning of the performance got messed up due to faulty in-ear headphones.

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“Iam so sorry guys! My in ears messed up and I couldn’t hear the track. The dramas of live TV. Sh-t happens. Still really enjoyed it,” Iggy tweeted after the performance. Watch it below!


Iggy Azalea Performs “Fancy” During the “Dancing With the Stars” Finale

ABC Renews 'Dancing with the Stars' for Nineteenth Season!

Dancing with the Stars has been officially renewed for a nineteenth season by ABC!

All the networks have been slowly announcing which shows have been staying and going, and ABC just announced a whole slew of shows that are returning for new seasons.

Along with just confirming The Middle is staying, the network also renewed Castle, Grey’s Anatomy, Modern Family, Once Upon a Time, Revenge and Scandal as well as rookies Agents of SHIELD, The Goldbergs and Resurrection.

ARE YOU EXCITED about these show renewals??

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