Vanessa Hudgens is Joining the ‘So You Think You Can Dance’ Judges Panel

Hudgens will be joined by Nigel Lythgoe and Mary Murphy.

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Vanessa Hudgens is joining So You Think You Can Dance!

The singer, dancer, and actress has been added to season 14’s judging panel this summer. She joins previously announced judges Nigel Lythgoe and Mary Murphy. 

“I am so excited for Vanessa to join Mary and me on the judging panel for the 14th season of So You Think You Can Dance. There was instant chemistry in the audition rounds, and I know the SYTYCD fans will love her as much as we do. Vanessa is an accomplished artist and brings her own brand of enthusiasm and energy to our panel,” said Lythgoe, who also executive-produces.

Fans can see Hudgens’ judging debut on the season premiere next month during its Los Angeles audition episode.

This season of SYTYCD features highly skilled dancers between the ages of 18-30 who will showcase their talents in various dance styles, including contemporary, tap, hip-hop, ballroom, animation, breaking and more. The Top 10 dancers will be paired up with All-Stars who will guide them throughout the competition as they vie for America’s votes and the title of America’s Favorite Dancer.

So You Think You Can Dance returns on Monday, June 12th @ 8PM ET/PT on FOX.

Written by Juliet Schroder

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