Hough explained her decision for not returning to the show while speaking with ET during a Facebook Live interview in Los Angeles last month.
“I do miss the show. although what’s truly fun is usually, I’m a fan, just like everybody who watches,” Hough said. “I watch the show at This particular point which I’m home along with, you know, I have favorites along with everything. Which is usually great because I could never truly have favorites. I had to truly kind of separate which [as a judge].”