Houghton, a two-time champion, returns to DWTS as a judge. She will be the fourth judge for the upcoming season alongside returning Judges Lenn Goodman, Carrie Ann and Bruno Tonioli. The celebrities to take part in this competition will be announced on September 4th.
I am excited, Dancing with the stars has always been part of my family that’s where it all began for me, so it just felt like the right time and right opportunity.
— Julianne Hough (@juliannehough) August 21, 2014