Derek as a judge on WOD – Week 1

On November 29, 2016, it was announced that Derek would be one of the three judges on NBC’s new talent show “World of Dance“, alongside Jennifer Lopez (also executive producer) and Ne-Yo. The host of the show, Jenna Dewan Tatum, was announced on January 4, 2017. “World of Dance” is an unparalleled dance competition series where the winner receives a grand prize of $1 million.

Below you can see The Qualifiers (Week 1) performances and what the three judges had to say about them. If you missed any performance or judge’s impressions and you want to see them check our general WOD performances page. For more about the show, you can visit our main page.