As of 2014, he has held a recurring acting role on ABC's musical-drama, Nashville.
Hough's sister Julianne joined him in London several months later.
Originally intending to stay for a year, Hough remained in London for ten years.
Hough, who was nominated for Dancing with the Stars, was part of that number, along with the other nominees.
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.
Nastia Liukin performed with Sasha Farber as Derek Hough was unable to perform due to an injury.