Breaking News: Julianne Hough Set To Rejoin Dancing With The Stars As Permanent Fourth Judge?


Julianne Hough is coming back to the ballroom, but with a much bigger role.

Hough, who was a professional dancer on Dancing on Seasons 4 through 8, is returning to the show as a judge, according to TMZ.

After appearing on the show as a guest celebrity judge during the past two seasons, Hough will now be a regular fixture on the judging panel in Season 19. She’ll join Carrie Ann Inaba, Bruno Tonioli and Len Goodman at the table. Goodman said on the Season 18 finale that he had been planning to leave, but has not made an official announcement.