Seven has announced former Australian Ballet star Joshua Horner as its new judge on Dancing with the Stars.
Horner has appeared in productions for Graeme Murphy, Twyla Tharp, David Atkins and the musicals Billy Elliot, Guys and Dolls, Movin’ Out, Dirty Dancing as well as appearances on the West End, Broadway and the Tony Awards. He was also nominated for a Helpmann Award in 2002.
More recently he has been chief choreographer at Disneyland in California.
“My experience is with Australian ballet and musical performance across a broad field so I’ll be bringing something different to the panel,” he told News Limited.
Horner replaces judge Mark Wilson.
The series is tipped to premiere on May 8th with a confirmation expected later today.