"It's just so special with Bindi," he told reporters backstage."She's a champion of life."Bindi shared the same sentiment, telling those in the ballroom that she gained another brother in Derek.
Except for devout Christian and Olympic Gymnast Shawn Johnson who is apparently so beyond being linked with Hough that when you Google "Derek Hough Dating Shawn Johnson" it corrects it to "Derek Hough dancing Shawn Johnson" But Johnson aside, Hough has been linked with 10 ladies since 2000.Let's take a trip down Hough's lady memory lane, shall we?Hough's longest relationship was the one he had with this Jane by Design actress."And when they moved to London I moved over there with his parents and we became like brothers really. It’s cool because I remember us being kids in our bedroom back in London and being like, hey man it’s so weird that we’re going to be best men at each other’s weddings. ” Derek has enjoyed the bright lights of Hollywood, including starring on “Dancing with the Stars” with his sister Julianne and best friend Mark.“It’s been really cool to go on these journeys and have these opportunities together," Hough reflected. Even with my sister..be able to work with her and to share passions and to share interests; I've been very fortunate.” Recently, a pair of protestors stormed the “Dancing with the Stars” ballroom floor wearing anti Ryan Lochte t-shirts during a live taping.