Announced this morning by Uzo Aduba (Orange is the New Black) and Cat Deeley (So You Think You Can Dance?), ABC's Dancing with the Stars has been nominated in several categories for The 67th Primetime Emmy Awards including Outstanding Reality Competition Program!
Once again, Dancing Pro and choreographer Derek Hough has been nominated in the category of Outstanding Choreography, this time along with his sister, Judge Julianne Hough and Tessandra Chavez for their unforgettable routine to Sia's "Elastic Heart." You can see one of Derek's powerful performances with partner Nastia Liukin right here!
Pro Witney Carson was also nominated for Outstanding Choreography for her routines 369, It's Not Unusual and Sing with a Swing-Apache.
Our host, the inimitable Tom Bergeron has also been nominated again in the category of Outstanding Host of a Reality or Reality-Competition Program. There's an endless supply of clips featuring Tom bringing his wit and charm to the ballroom, and here's one of him giving Bruno Tonioli some help out of a sticky situation he'd gotten himself into while he was critiquing Charlotte McKinney.
The show has also been nominated in several categories including Outstanding Hairstyling for a Multi-Camera Series or Special, Outstanding Lighting Design | Lighting Direction for a Variety Series, Outstanding Makeup for a Multi-Camera Series or Special (Non-Prosthetic), and Outstanding Technical Direction, Camerawork, Video Control for a Series!
Congratulations to all of the nominees!