Dancing With the Stars’ Derek Hough Diagnosed With Breakthrough Case of COVID

By Kisha Forde Nov 16, 2021 5:12 PMTagsDancing With The StarsDerek HoughCelebritiesCoronavirusWatch: Derek Hough Is Excited to Judge "DWTS" and Talks Carole BaskinDerek Hough is in quarantine after testing positive for a breakthrough case of COVID. ABC has not yet announced how this will affect future tapings.Twitter "Even though I've been fully vaccinated, I've just been diagnosed with a breakthrough case of COVID." Adding that he "just found out," Derek also gave fans an immediate update on his condition so far. I just wanted to send a lot of love out there to all." Following his announcement, Derek received tons of support from fellow celebs and followers, including Paralympian Amy Purdy, who was Derek's dancing partner during the show's 18th season. "I feel strong, but I'm currently taking advice from medical professionals. The Dancing With the Stars judge took to Instagram on Tuesday, Nov. "I feel okay," he shared. 16 to share the news of his diagnosis with his followers. "I wanted you to hear it straight from me," Derek said in the clip. I'm currently in quarantine and I'll make sure I keep you guys all updated with what's going on. Doing everything I can to get better as fast as I can. "Sending you love & healing thoughts!," she wrote, adding, "Get better soon friend."photosStars Open Up About Coronavirus BattlesDerek currently serves as a judge for the dancing competition's 30th season, which means viewers may be missing the ballroom pro over the next few weeks.
class=”article-detail__title article-detail__title–speakable”>Dancing With the Stars' Derek Hough Diagnosed With Breakthrough Case of COVIDDancing With the Stars judge Derek Hough recently announced that he’s tested positive for a breakthrough case of COVID, sharing that he’s “doing everything [he] can to get better.”