Dancer Derek Hough Wiki, Bio, Age, Height, Affairs & Net Worth

Derek Hough Biography

Derek Hough was born on May 17, 1985, in Salt Lake City, Utah, United States. He is an American professional ballroom dancer, choreographer and actor. Similarly, he is best known as a champion of ABC dance competition series, Dancing with the Stars winning the series for the six seasons. Furthermore, he won two Primetime Emmy Awards for Outstanding Choreography out of nine nominations. In addition, he is the judge of NBC’s new dance competition series World of Dance since May 2017.

Likewise, he has starred in various films and series including, ‘Make Your Move’ a Romeo and Juliet-inspired South Korean-American independent dance film, appears on ABC’s musical-drama, Nashville and has appeared as Corny Collins in NBC’s live musical TV-production, Hairspray Live!.

Regarding his family, his father’s name is Bruce Robert Hough whereas his mother’s name is Mari Anne Hough.


Derek Hough attended Italia Conti Academy of Theatre Arts in London where he received various training in theatre, gymnastics and various dances.

Body Measurements

Derek stands at a height of 5 feet 10 inches and weighs around 76 Kg. Likewise, he has a well-maintained physique with 42 inches of the chest, 32 inches of the waist and 14.5 inches of biceps. Additionally, she has blond hair and blue eyes.

Derek Hough
Derek Hough


Derek Hough is currently in an affair with Dancing with the Stars troupe member Hayley Erbert since 2016.

He was previously in affairs with actress India de Beaufort from 2000 to 2008, Shannon Elizabeth from 2008 to 2009, Cheryl Cole next from 2010to 2011 and Nina Dobrev in 2013. He also reportedly dated Nikki Reed and Kate Hudson in 2014.

Net Worth

He has an estimated net worth of $4 million.


  • Full Name: Derek Hough
  • Profession: Dancer, Choreographer, Actor
  • Age: 34
  • Birth Date: May 17, 1985
  • Birth Place: Salt Lake City, Utah, United States
  • Zodiac Sign: Taurus
  • Nationality: American
  • Father’s Name: Bruce Robert Hough
  • Mother’s Name: Mari Anne Hough
  • Height: 5 feet 10 inches
  • Weight: 76 Kg
  • Chest Size: 42 Inches
  • Waist Size: 32 Inches
  • Biceps: 14.5 Inches
  • Hair Color: Blond
  • Eye Color: Blue
  • Net Worth: $4 million
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