• Biography

Julianne Hough is known as an American dancer, actress, and singer. She is most famous for being a two time champion of ABC's Dancing with the Stars, a popular reality TV program.


Julianne Hough was born on July 20, 1988 in Orem, Utah. She experienced childhood in a Mormon family. Her father, Bruce Robert Hough, was the administrator of Utah Republic Party. She has four older siblings named Sharee, Marabeth, Derek, and Katherine. She originates from a group of dancers. Her older brother is a dancer and her grandparents were also dancers. She is also cousins with the American actor and musician Ross Lynch.

Marriage, Husband, and Divorce

Julianne Hough is usually a solitary lady in her personal life. The dancer is married to Brooks Laich, a Canadian ice hockey player. The two have been as one since 2013 and in 2015, they got formally engaged to each other. The two got married in 2017.

Preceding her marriage to Brooks, she dated solo dancer, Mark Ballas from 2002 to 2004. She was also in a relationship with Zach Wilson, a dancer from 2005 till 2007. She broke her standard of dating dancers in 2008 when she went into a union with Chuck Wicks, the musician, but the two split in 2009. In 2010, she was rumored to date Dane Cook, the comic and Jared Followill of Kings of Leon but these relationships were never affirmed.

From 2010 till 2013, Julianne was in her most acclaimed relationship with popular contestant host, Ryan Seacrest. They were as one for a long time before they isolated. For a short minute in 2013, preceding she met Brooks Laich, she dated Ari Sandel a movie director but things ended quickly between them. It was a blessing in disguise for Hough as she would soon find the love of her life.

Career and Net Worth

Julianne Hough is known for winning Dancing With The Stars twice but her brother, Derek has also won the show multiple times. For the fifth season of the show, she was named for a Creative Arts Primetime Emmy in 2007 for Outstanding Choreography. Julianne did not enter the acting industry until she appeared in the film, Footloose. In an extraordinary opportunity for a revamp of the original film, the film got recognition and was contrasted with the first. In 2014, she came back to Dancing With The Stars as a judge. In 2015, she won the Primetime Emmy Award for Outstanding Choreography alongside her brother and Tessandra Chavez.

Date modified: Aug 9, 2020
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