Are derek hough and maria menounos dating
All of his grandparents were dancers, 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.
'DWTS' dancer Derek Hough at The Grove to do an interview with Maria Menounos for the show EXTRA in Los Angeles, California on May 9, 2012. Maria brought her real boyfriend Keven Undergaro up on stage and played a game 'Which One Knows Maria Best'. On April 18, 2013, Hough announced that he had started working with world champion ice dancers Meryl Davis and Charlie White I started working on a very special routine that's not for the show [Dancing with the Stars].I'm choreographing a number for our world champion ice dancers Meryl Davis and Charlie White to perform at the Olympics next year.Hough is a former WDSF World Youth Latin Champion (2002) as well as a Blackpool U-21 Latin title (2003) for Poland with Aneta Piotrowska.He has won the LA Outstanding Dancer of the Year and the New York Dance Alliance Outstanding Dance awards.Since September 2007, Hough has become known for his work on the ABC dance-competition series, Dancing with the Stars, on which he has won a record six seasons.
With a total of nine nominations, he has won two Primetime Emmy Awards for Outstanding Choreography for several routines that he choreographed for the show.
Ken Ehrlich, the executive producer of the show, stated, "It's definitely going to be an original number, something that hasn't been done before.
It's going to utilize the talents of all of them to put this number together as choreographers." On September 12, 2015, Hough won his second Emmy Award for Outstanding Choreography, alongside Julianne Hough and Tessandra Chavez.
Spanning from June 12, 2015 to August 8, 2015, the sold out tour visited over 40 cities throughout the U. and Canada, and visited larger venues than in the previous year.
Auditions were also held to recruit a new group of dancers to join the Hough's, although some back-up dancers from the previous year returned.
The two gracefully danced until midway through their performance when Derek took off his shirt, which proved irresistible for Maria who grabbed his face and planted a big KISS on him.