Performance On May 5, 2009, he returned to the eighth season of Dancing with the Stars.

He participated in the new pro dancer competition as Afton Del Grosso's partner/student because the final three pro dancers each had to teach a star from a previous season.

She left London that year, after having been "abused, mentally, physically, everything," she said, a situation that escalated "when I started hitting puberty, when I started becoming a woman and stopped being a little girl. I was told if I ever went back to the United States, three things were going to happen. On August 25, 2008, the cast of season seven was announced, and Hough was partnered with Hannah Montana actor Cody Linley.

Hough returned to the show, although the pair were ultimately eliminated in the Semifinals Competition.

She appeared on the November 12 results show dancing the jive to "Great Balls of Fire" with her brother for the "Design-A-Dance" contest.

Hough, Paisley and Willie Nelson appeared in the video for the Snoop Dogg song "My Medicine".

and released an EP of Christmas music called Sounds of the Season: The Julianne Hough Holiday Collection.

She felt abdominal pains during their jitterbug performance on October 27, 2008 and was immediately rushed to a hospital following the encore performance.

She subsequently had surgery to have her appendix removed, causing her to miss several performances; Edyta Śliwińska stood in for her.Linley released his first single "Breathe" featuring Capo in September 2010. Linley was born in Lewisville, Texas, the son of Cathryn Sullivan, an acting coach, and Lee Linley.She was nominated for a Creative Arts Primetime Emmy in 2007 for Outstanding Choreography in season five of the show. I have to be this person." Hough was one of the Million Dollar Dancers in the 2006 ABC game show called Show Me the Money. On November 27, 2007, Hough and her partner, three-time Indianapolis 500 champion Hélio Castroneves, became the winners of season five.Hough performed her second single "My Hallelujah Song" on Dancing With the Stars on November 18, 2008, with her brother, Derek Hough, Mark Ballas and Lacey Schwimmer dancing.Hough, Le Ann Rimes, Jessica Simpson, and Kellie Pickler announced the 2009 Academy of Country Music Award nominees in February 2009.In 2003, Linley was in the independent film When Zachary Beaver Came to Town and appeared in the movie Cheaper by the Dozen.