Allison Holker, a former contestant and pro dancer on So You Think You Can Dance, is returning to the show as a judge for Season 18. This marks her first time on the show since the death of her late husband, Stephen “tWitch” Boss, who passed away in 2022.
Holker’s Journey on So You Think You Can Dance
Holker’s journey on So You Think You Can Dance began in 2010 when she competed as a contestant. She later returned as a pro dancer for several seasons. tWitch also had a history with the show, serving as a judge during Seasons 15 and 17.
Holker Joins a Talented Panel
Holker joins a panel that already includes Maksim Chmerkovskiy and JoJo Siwa. Nigel Lythgoe, who was initially set to return, departed last month amid claims of sexual assault.
A New Format for Season 18
Season 18 of So You Think You Can Dance will feature a revamped format that delves deeper into the contestants’ personal lives. Viewers will get to know the contestants through their daily struggles, new relationships, personality clashes, and more.
So You Think You Can Dance Season 18 premieres on Monday, March 4, at 8/7c on FOX.