Julianne Hough Also Has Three Older Sisters Sharee Marabeth And Katherine

Julianne Hough
Julianne Hough
Julianne Hough


She also has three older sisters, Sharee, Marabeth, and Katherine. Her formal training began at the Center Stage Performing Arts Studio in Orem, Utah, where she danced with Josh Murillo, among others, in Latin Ballroom; she began dancing competitively at nine. They received training in song, theatre, gymnastics and many forms of dance, including jazz, ballet, and tap. Hough won the fourth season of the U.S. version of Dancing with the Stars with her partner Olympic gold medal-winning speed skater Apolo Ohno, making Hough the youngest professional dancer to win on the program. She subsequently had surgery to have her appendix removed, causing her to miss several performances; Edyta Sliwinska stood in for her. On November 20, 2008, Hough told Ryan Seacrest on his radio show she would not be returning for the foreseeable future to Dancing with the Stars in order to further her country music career. Hough joined Brad Paisley’s 2008 Tour, along with Jewel and Chuck Wicks. Hough appeared in the 2010 musical Burlesque, starring Cher and Christina Aguilera.

Julianne Hough Also Has Three Older Sisters Sharee Marabeth And Katherine

Julianne Hough
Julianne Hough
Julianne Hough
Julianne Hough
Julianne Hough
Julianne Hough


Julianne Alexandra Hough ( /’h?f/; born July 20, 1988) is an American professional ballroom dancer, country music singer and actress. Hough was signed to Mercury Nashville Records in December 2007. She also has three older sisters, Sharee, Marabeth, and Katherine. All four of Hough’s grandparents were dancers, and her parents met while on a ballroom dancing team in college, in Idaho. She was one of the “Million Dollar Dancers” in the short-lived network television game show Show Me the Money. Hough’s first country music single “Will You Dance With Me” was released to iTunes and Wal-Mart in May 2007 to raise money for the American Red Cross.

Julianne Hough Also Has Three Older Sisters Sharee Marabeth And Katherine

Julianne Hough
Julianne Hough
Julianne Hough


Julianne Alexandra Hough ( /’h?f/; born July 20, 1988) is an American professional ballroom dancer, country music singer and actress. She starred in the 2011 film remake of Footloose. She also has three older sisters, Sharee, Marabeth, and Katherine. The Ballases helped tutor the two Hough children alongside their own son, Mark, schooling them at the Italia Conti Academy.

Julianne Hough Also Has Three Older Sisters Sharee Marabeth And Katherine

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On October 12, 2008, she released a holiday album, Sounds of the Season: The Julianne Hough Holiday Collection, which as of January 5, 2009, had sold 157,000 copies. She also has three older sisters, Sharee, Marabeth, and Katherine. All four of Hough’s grandparents were dancers, and her parents met while on a ballroom dancing team in college, in Idaho. in July 2008, Hough was nominated at the 60th Primetime Emmy Awards in the category of “Outstanding Choreography” for her Mambo “Para Los Rumberos” (performed with partner Hélio Castroneves) on Dancing with the Stars. On November 20, 2008, Hough told Ryan Seacrest on his radio show she would not be returning for the foreseeable future to Dancing with the Stars in order to further her country music career. However, she did return for the eighth season, partnering with at the time boyfriend, country singer Chuck Wicks.

Julianne Hough Also Has Three Older Sisters Sharee Marabeth And Katherine

Julianne Hough
Julianne Hough
Julianne Hough
Julianne Hough
Julianne Hough
Julianne Hough


Her parents are Mari Anne (née Heaton) and Bruce Robert Hough, who was twice chairman of the Utah Republican Party. She also has three older sisters, Sharee, Marabeth, and Katherine. The Ballases helped tutor the two Hough children alongside their own son, Mark, schooling them at the Italia Conti Academy. The three children formed their own pop music trio 2B1G (“2 Boys, 1 Girl”) when Hough was twelve, performed at dance competitions in the UK and the U.S., and showcased in a UK television show. She also spent a year at Park City High, in Park City, Utah, then returned to Sandy, Utah to live with her father and graduate from Alta High.

Julianne Hough Also Has Three Older Sisters Sharee Marabeth And Katherine

Julianne Hough
Julianne Hough
Julianne Hough


She also has three older sisters, Sharee, Marabeth, and Katherine. The three children formed their own pop music trio 2B1G (“2 Boys, 1 Girl”) when Hough was twelve, performed at dance competitions in the UK and the U.S., and showcased in a UK television show. She also spent a year at Park City High, in park city, Utah, then returned to Sandy, Utah to live with her father and graduate from Alta High. She then moved on her own to Los Angeles to begin her career.