Julianne Hough will once again be behind the judges’ table abc‘s dancing with the Stars, the former DWTS The champion and the judge will step in for his brother, Derek Hough, as he continues to quarantine after a successful case of COVID-19 was detected last week. She will be joined by fellow judges Len Goodman, Carrie Ann Inaba and Bruno Tonioli for the season finale tonight on ABC.
Her brother Derek will still be a part of the show, though virtually, as well as appearing in a pre-taped segment, we’ve confirmed.
Derek Hough posted the news on Instagram last week that despite being fully vaccinated, he had contracted a successful case of COVID. He got this news after appearing on last week’s show. Huff was also forced to reschedule his show at The Venetian in Las Vegas. In his note last week, Huff said, “I feel fine. I feel stronger. I am currently seeking advice from medical professionals, doing everything I can to get better as soon as possible.” I’m doing it.”
Julianne Hough is Twice DWTS Champion, won the Mirrorball Trophy in Seasons 4 and 5. He also served as a judge for several seasons before leaving the show in 2017.
In September, dancer Cheryl Burke tested positive for the virus and was quarantined. A few days later, her partner, competitor and Peloton fitness instructor Cody Rigsby, announced that she had COVID despite being vaccinated. The two competed through a unique format the following week, dancing in different rooms. He is going to perform in tonight’s finale.
at First reported the news.