World Of Dance | Wednesdays 8.05pm, starting 31 May
The series brings the world's elite dancers together to compete in epic battles of artistry, precision, and athleticism. Led by a judging team of extraordinary dance superstars – Jennifer Lopez, Derek Hough, NE-YO and host Jenna Dewan Tatum, solo dancers will compete against duos and crews in an unlimited range of dance, including hip-hop, popping, locking, tap, ballet, break dancing, ballroom, stomping and more.
Premieres 31 May, Wednesday
Jennifer Lopez - Executive Producer / Judge
In this 10-part series, she will serve as a judge and executive producer, alongside judges Derek Hough and NE-YO and host/mentor Jenna Dewan Tatum. As an actor, global music and dance superstar, singer, film and television producer, fashion designer, New York Times best-selling author, entrepreneur and humanitarian, Jennifer Lopez has created one of the most successful and well-known brands in entertainment. In 2016, she launched a Las Vegas residency, a new primetime television series and bid farewell to "American Idol." Since Lopez's first album, "On the 6," debuted in 1999, she has been transforming the global music scene and has sold more than 75 million records worldwide.
The Host - Jenna Dewan Tatum
Jenna Dewan Tatum will serve as a host/mentor on this new competition series "World of Dance." A supremely talented dancer, Tatum has also amassed an impressive resume of diverse television and film roles and continues to create a notable impression as one of Hollywood's most sought-after actresses. In addition to a thriving acting and dancing career, Tatum is also an advocate of animal rights, supporting the efforts of numerous philanthropic organizations, including PETA.
NE-YO serves as a judge on the new competition series "World of Dance." To date, NE-YO has three No. 1 albums, more than 10 million albums sold worldwide and three Grammy Awards. NE-YO's breakout platinum single, "So Sick," first set the tone for his impending success, which continued with his first solo album, In My Own Words (2006), debuting at No. 1 on the Billboard Top 200.
Derek Hough serves as a judge on the dance competition series "World of Dance," alongside judges Jennifer Lopez and NE-YO and host/mentor Jenna Dewan Tatum. An Emmy Award winner and New York Times best-selling author, as well as the only six-time champion in franchise history of the hit ABC show "Dancing with the Stars," Hough started dancing in his hometown of Salt Lake City at age 11 and attended the prestigious Italia Conti Academy of Theatre Arts, where he studied theater, music, and dance.