Ken Ehrlich, the executive producer of the show, stated, "It's definitely going to be an original number, something that hasn't been done before.
It's going to utilize the talents of all of them to put this number together as choreographers." On September 12, 2015, Hough won his second Emmy Award for Outstanding Choreography, alongside Julianne Hough and Tessandra Chavez.
On July 9, 2016, the Hough's held a free fitness pop-up event called 'Move Interactive' in Los Angeles, which they announced would be the first of many to come.
The event started off in Sherman Oaks with a workout session at Pulse Fitness Studios led by celebrity personal trainer and owner, Mark Harari.
On April 18, 2013, Hough announced that he had started working with world champion ice dancers Meryl Davis and Charlie White I started working on a very special routine that's not for the show [Dancing with the Stars].
I'm choreographing a number for our world champion ice dancers Meryl Davis and Charlie White to perform at the Olympics next year.
This was both Julianne Hough's and Chavez's first Emmy win for outstanding choreography.