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DWTS Julianne Hough Graces Red Carpet At 3rd Annual “Airbnb Open Spotlight” – Photos, Video

Julianne Hough attended the 3rd Annual “Airbnb Open Spotlight” last night. Here she is on the Red carpet and lovely as always.

November 20, 2016 I Written By

I'm a fashion and music fan....and I have always loved dancing too of any kind. Dancing With The Stars seems to have this way of bringing all of those things together. One of my favorite dancing quotes at the moment: "No matter what, nobody can take away the dance you've already had...." ~Gleb Savchenko . For fun music and dance mixes, visit WilUnleashed Soundcloud. To view my photography site, see Lisa Kay Photography.

DWTS Julianne Hough Guests On Late Late Show, Pop & Suki Launch (Videos)

Dancing With The Stars Julianne Hough was a guest on the Late Late Show with James Corden last night. Joel McHale choreographed a fun routine for her wedding (uhhh no). You can watch this appearance below as well as her making an appearance at the Pop & Suki launch in LA yesterday. She looks so pretty.

November 3, 2016 I Written By

I'm a fashion and music fan....and I have always loved dancing too of any kind. Dancing With The Stars seems to have this way of bringing all of those things together. One of my favorite dancing quotes at the moment: "No matter what, nobody can take away the dance you've already had...." ~Gleb Savchenko . For fun music and dance mixes, visit WilUnleashed Soundcloud. To view my photography site, see Lisa Kay Photography.

DWTS Julianne Hough And Derek Hough To Host “Disney Holiday Celebration”

Thanks to Lori for the heads up on this news about Julianne and Derek Hough hosting a “Disney Holiday Celebration! From Julianne…

Super excited to announce I’ll be executive producing this year’s #DisneyHolidayCelebration while also hosting along side my awesome brother @derekhough
Make sure you guys tune in for more fun than you’ll even know what to do with!!! #DWTS #DisneyChristmasCelebration @abcnetwork #family

ETA: Note that they will be hosting TWO shows. Dates and times below. Via Entertainment Weekly:

ABC is set to air three musical specials across its various platforms between Thanksgiving and Christmas, featuring performances from Kelly Clarkson, Trisha Yearwood, and Garth Brooks, and hosted by the Hough siblings, Julianne and Derek.

All three specials will feature musical performances from Clarkson, who released Christmas album Wrapped in Red back in 2013, and filmed at iconic locations across the Walt Disney Resort. To add some more holiday cheer, CMA Award-winning artists Yearwood and Brooks will take to the steps of Cinderella’s Castle (fingers crossed for fake snow flurries) to perform songs from their recently released holiday album, Christmas Together, on all three specials.

The Houghs will host two out of three programs: The Wonderful World of Disney: Magical Holiday Celebration on Thanksgiving night, and The Disney Parks’ Magical Christmas Celebration on Christmas morning. The third show, Disney Parks Presents: A Descendants Magical Holiday Celebration, airs on Nov. 25 and will be hosted by stars of the television movie Descendants.

Additional performances will be announced in the coming weeks and an accompanying holiday album, Disney Channel Holiday Hits, is set for release Nov. 18.

See all the dates and times for the three specials below:

The Wonderful World of Disney: Magical Holiday Celebration
Premieres Thursday, Nov. 24 on ABC at 8 p.m. ET

Disney Parks Presents: A Descendants Magical Holiday Celebration
Premieres Friday, Nov. 25 on the Disney Channel at 8 p.m. ET

The Disney Parks’ Magical Christmas Celebration
Premieres Sunday, Dec. 25 on ABC 9 a.m. ET

November 2, 2016 I Written By

I'm a fashion and music fan....and I have always loved dancing too of any kind. Dancing With The Stars seems to have this way of bringing all of those things together. One of my favorite dancing quotes at the moment: "No matter what, nobody can take away the dance you've already had...." ~Gleb Savchenko . For fun music and dance mixes, visit WilUnleashed Soundcloud. To view my photography site, see Lisa Kay Photography.

DWTS Julianne Hough Attends UNICEF Halloween Masquerade Ball – HQ Photos, Video

Doesn’t Julianne Hough look cute? The Dancing With The Stars Judge attended the UNICEF Halloween Masquerade Ball in Los Angeles on Thursday night. Click the photos to see more. I so want some round sunglasses. 😀

October 29, 2016 I Written By

I'm a fashion and music fan....and I have always loved dancing too of any kind. Dancing With The Stars seems to have this way of bringing all of those things together. One of my favorite dancing quotes at the moment: "No matter what, nobody can take away the dance you've already had...." ~Gleb Savchenko . For fun music and dance mixes, visit WilUnleashed Soundcloud. To view my photography site, see Lisa Kay Photography.

More DWTS Week 7 Interviews And Media, Getting Ready For Week 8, And More Goodies

I’m playing catch up since I had to make a run to Colorado yesterday to take my Hubby to a doctor’s appointment. Below are more interviews after Dancing With The Stars Monday night. You can also view a new Access Hollywood interview yesterday with Lindsay Arnold and Calvin Johnson and a report on Amber Rose and Val Chmerkovskiy dating. Keep scrolling for more afterwards.

You can also read on Julianne Hough and Erin Andrews’ dresses here and here.

Also, Maks Chmerkovskiy has some advise for those still in the game at Entertainment Weekly.

Be sure to watch James with a new report from Sports Illustrated here. Here he is with USA Today as well….



Here is Kristyn Burtt with BC Jean talking about Mark Ballas, Jersey Boys, and their Wedding….

October 26, 2016 I Written By

I'm a fashion and music fan....and I have always loved dancing too of any kind. Dancing With The Stars seems to have this way of bringing all of those things together. One of my favorite dancing quotes at the moment: "No matter what, nobody can take away the dance you've already had...." ~Gleb Savchenko . For fun music and dance mixes, visit WilUnleashed Soundcloud. To view my photography site, see Lisa Kay Photography.

Derek Hough Talks Team Dances, Charleston and Much More!

Derek typically writes very interesting and informative blogs and this week is NO exception. He talks about Marilu’s chalsa which he says she handled beautifully despite it being chock full of steps, he also talks about this week’s team dance, Hairspray and an unnamed project he has going with Julianne – which I suspect is Move LIVE on Tour 3. An excerpt if below, but go to TV Guide to read the whole thing.

Oh yeah, there’s a team dance too! We’re on Team Future with Laurie and Val, Terra and Sasha, and Jana and Gleb. We’re going to do a full rehearsal tomorrow or Saturday. We have a really weird song, but we figured out a narrative. There are still things to create and figure out. It’s things that you think in your mind might be brilliant but when you try it, you’re like, “Uh, maybe we should try something else.” I would say right now, there’s some stuff in our heads and we have to make them a reality when we get together.

The concept is kind of a common futuristic story. The routine starts in a world where we’re all kind of the same, but as it progresses into our solo sections, it breaks free and showcases everyone’s personalities. It’s more of a rigid, grid-line, oppressed beginning and by the end, it’s a more expressive, individualistic oasis. I’m having flashbacks of my futuristic paso with Joanna Krupa! That was the first time “future” was introduced into the show, which is kind of hilarious when you think about it. Everyone had a past or current decade and we had the future!

October 20, 2016 I Written By

I'm a nerd and proud of it. Two degrees in geology also means I love BEER. :-) I'm also a Derek lover - proud of that too. So don't scream at those of us on this site and call us a bunch of "biased Derek-lovers" - it's just ME. :-) It may sound like I hate DWTS at times, but really, I'm just a snarky nitpicker from way back. And I'm cynical and jaded too. But I do love DWTS. :-)

Dancing With The Stars Julianne Hough To Guest Star On The New ABC Series “Speechless”

Awww, this is so cool. Dancing With The Stars Julianne Hough will guest star on the new ABC series “Speechless”. From the Hollywood Reporter

The Dancing With the Stars judge has been tapped to guest star in the network’s freshman comedy Speechless, The Hollywood Reporter has learned.

Speechless centers on a family with a special-needs child that is good at dealing with the challenges it faces and excellent at creating new ones.

Hough will guest star in the ninth episode of the season as Miss Bloom, a young, beautiful and enthusiastic new choir teacher. She’s excited to teach all of the new choir students, including JJ (Micah Fowler).

More at the Hollywood Reporter. Thanks to Abby for sending.

October 5, 2016 I Written By

I'm a fashion and music fan....and I have always loved dancing too of any kind. Dancing With The Stars seems to have this way of bringing all of those things together. One of my favorite dancing quotes at the moment: "No matter what, nobody can take away the dance you've already had...." ~Gleb Savchenko . For fun music and dance mixes, visit WilUnleashed Soundcloud. To view my photography site, see Lisa Kay Photography.

PureDWTS Angels Weigh In: Amber Rose Has a “Bone To Pick” With Julianne Hough

This news is blowing up all over. According to E Online, Amber Rose isn’t all too happy with Julianne Hough. On Amber’s recent podcast, she said she felt “body shamed” when Julianne said she “felt uncomfortable” during the grind on Dancing With The Stars this past week. Julianne also responded back to Amber. Below is more. Look for our thoughts afterwards. Be sure to tell us your thoughts too in comments.

E! News has the exclusive clip from Amber’s next episode of Play.it’s Loveline With Amber Rose where the co-host dishes on a recent experience with the blonde judge that rubbed her the wrong way.

Amber’s fellow host Dr. Chris Donaghue mentioned that he felt Julianne’s criticisms of Amber’s dance were unfair, to which she replied, “Last night was like, they did the commentary, and I, it was a point in the dance where I had to lift my leg up and Maks [Chmerkovskiy] dipped me & [Julianne] said, ‘Oh, I’m uncomfortable,’ and instantly I felt, I did feel body shamed.”

Amber added, “You know, all the beautiful professional dancers that are on Dancing With the Stars, I mean they dress very sexy and they do the splits and they grind up on these guys and they look absolutely stunning and get a standing ovation. And me, and my body, my hips, my ass, my breasts made her uncomfortable.”

Meanwhile, Julianne tells E! News exclusively, “To be clear, that was a produced package, not live coverage and they can put those sound bites anywhere. My ‘uncomfortable’ comment was about the fact that I felt like I wanted more out of the performance – when someone is doing a hot, sexy dance like that without the right amount of energy that is required, it can be uncomfortable to watch. ”

She continued, “Trust me I’m ALL for a sexy booty dance!! We all know that!! And any kind of body shaming goes against everything I believe in.”

More at E Online.

Our thoughts:

Vogue: When I first heard Julianne say she felt “uncomfortable”, I immediately thought same here since she wasn’t exactly doing a SALSA. Seriously, that dance was kind of a mess from the get go all over. It was like Maks couldn’t get her to do a Salsa, so, he just let her do whatever she wanted.

Miss Heidi: I think AMBER was uncomfortable in that moment and she projected it on to Julianne. I didn’t for a moment think “body shaming” when I heard the comment, I thought she was uncomfortable with the style and content of the dance. Julianne was echoing what most people who read this site were saying about that dance and nowhere did I see criticism of Amber’s body. In fact, most of us think she’s a very beautiful woman…with some insecurities like we all have. Own the insecurity instead of projecting it on to other people.  And really, tell MAKS when you’re not comfortable doing something, because doing it when you’re not comfortable – TRULY not comfortable – will show on camera and make others feel the same. Honestly, the discomfort with that dance was that it was a bad dance. I felt the SAME discomfort in watching Maks and Val make idiots of themselves with that little scripted bit they did before their dance. Just dance, boys. And it had nothing to do with their bodies.

September 30, 2016 I Written By

I'm a fashion and music fan....and I have always loved dancing too of any kind. Dancing With The Stars seems to have this way of bringing all of those things together. One of my favorite dancing quotes at the moment: "No matter what, nobody can take away the dance you've already had...." ~Gleb Savchenko . For fun music and dance mixes, visit WilUnleashed Soundcloud. To view my photography site, see Lisa Kay Photography.

HQ DWTS 23 Week 3 Photos Of Carrie Ann Inaba, Kym Johnson, And Julianne Hough – Who Had The Best Look?

Julianne Hough attended Revlon’s Annual Philanthropic Luncheon yesterday and looking so lovely as ever. Speaking of Julianne, didn’t she, Carrie Ann Inaba, and Kym Johnson look beautiful on Dancing With The Stars this week? Whose look did you love the most? I can’t decide! Photos below courtesy of Getty Images.

Dancing With The Stars Week 3:

September 29, 2016 I Written By

I'm a fashion and music fan....and I have always loved dancing too of any kind. Dancing With The Stars seems to have this way of bringing all of those things together. One of my favorite dancing quotes at the moment: "No matter what, nobody can take away the dance you've already had...." ~Gleb Savchenko . For fun music and dance mixes, visit WilUnleashed Soundcloud. To view my photography site, see Lisa Kay Photography.

DWTS Derek Hough, Marilu Henner, Julianne Hough, And Vanessa Hudgens Present Awards At The 2016 Creative Arts Emmys

Below you can watch Derek Hough, Julianne Hough, Marilu Henner, and Vanessa Hudgens presenting awards at the 2016 Creative Arts Emmys. Thanks to @Idolxfactor1 for recording.

September 18, 2016 I Written By

I'm a fashion and music fan....and I have always loved dancing too of any kind. Dancing With The Stars seems to have this way of bringing all of those things together. One of my favorite dancing quotes at the moment: "No matter what, nobody can take away the dance you've already had...." ~Gleb Savchenko . For fun music and dance mixes, visit WilUnleashed Soundcloud. To view my photography site, see Lisa Kay Photography.