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[06/29/17 - 02:52 PM]
"World of Dance" Pops, Locks and Taps Its Way to a Second Season Renewal
The series was the #1 regular timeslot premiere of 2017 on the broadcast networks in the 18-49 demo as well as the most-watched summer alternative series debut on cable or broadcast in nine years

[06/21/17 - 10:08 AM]
American Ballet Theatre Superstar Misty Copeland Set as Guest Judge on NBC's "World of Dance"
Copeland will be joining for round three of the competition, "The Cut," where the competitors face the deepest and most intense cut of the season.

[03/31/17 - 11:42 PM]
Development Update: Friday, March 31
Updates include: NBC revises various summer premieres; Ed Weeks to star in FOX's "LA --> Vegas"; and Wrenn Schmidt cast in Hulu's "The Looming Tower."

[03/17/17 - 11:33 AM]
NBC Sets Summer Schedule of Reality, Comedy and Drama Including "World of Dance," "America's Got Talent" and Primetime "SNL: Weekend Update"
Also due back: "American Ninja Warrior" (June 12), "Spartan: Ultimate Team Challenge" (June 12), "The Wall" (June 22), "Hollywood Game Night" (August 7) and more!

[01/10/17 - 10:51 AM]
Jenna Dewan Tatum Joins "World of Dance" as Host and Mentor
Tatum joins an extraordinary talented "World of Dance" team led by judges Derek Hough, NE-YO and Jennifer Lopez, who also serves as executive producer.

[11/29/16 - 10:33 AM]
Dance Phenom Derek Hough and Grammy Award-Winning R&B Singer and Dancer Ne-Yo Join Jennifer Lopez At Judges' Table on NBC's "World of Dance"
The 10-episode series will give dancers the platform to showcase their talents and the opportunity to receive a life-altering grand prize of $1 million.

[09/28/16 - 08:33 AM]
Actress, Singer and Dancer Jennifer Lopez Set to Executive Produce, Judge and Mentor Top Dancers in New NBC Competition Series "World of Dance"
The 10-episode series from Universal Television Alternative Studios and Nuyorican Productions will give dancers the platform to showcase their talents and the opportunity to receive a life-altering grand prize of $1 million.

[07/19/16 - 11:06 AM]
NBC and Jennifer Lopez Take It to the Floor with New Competition Series "World of Dance"
The series brings the world's elite dancers together to compete in epic battles of artistry, precision and athleticism.







WORLD OF DANCE (NBC)
Returns in Midseason 2018 (Exact Date TBA)
BROADCAST HISTORY:
5/30/17 - ???
STATUS:
returning in 2017/2018 (date TBA)
TIME SLOT:
not on the schedule
CURRENT SEASON:
2 (??? episodes)
ADDITIONAL NOTES:
renewed through the 2017-18 season (the show's second) on 6/29/17
DESCRIPTION:
(from NBC's press release, June 2017) "World of Dance," which was the #1 regular timeslot premiere of 2017 on the broadcast networks in the 18-49 demo as well as the most-watched summer alternative series debut on cable or broadcast in nine years, has been renewed for a second season. The announcement was made by Paul Telegdy, President, Alternative & Reality Group, NBC Entertainment Unscripted Programming. "I am so proud to not only star, but produce a show that is so close to my heart,'" said Jennifer Lopez. "I am so happy that 'World of Dance' has resonated with audiences and we are able to put dancers on the pedestal they deserve. I cannot wait to continue this journey and my partnership with NBC." "We are thrilled that the unrivaled athleticism and authenticity that inspired us to create 'World of Dance' has been embraced by both the dance community and our viewers," said Meredith Ahr, President, Universal Television Alternative Studio. "The amazing dancers competing this season have proven to not only entertain us but elevate our expectations and expand our imagination. The bar has been set extremely high for season two. The competition will be fierce and we will all witness greatness."
PRINCIPAL CAST INFORMATION:
· Derek Hough as Judge
· Jenna Dewan Tatum as Host/Mentor
· Jennifer Lopez as Judge
· Ne-Yo as Judge
CREW INFORMATION:
· Al Hassas as EP
· Alex Katz as EP
· Benny Medina as EP
· David Gonzalez as EP
· Elaine Goldsmith-Thomas as EP
· Jennifer Lopez as EP
· Kris Curry as EP
· Matilda Zoltowski as EP
· Matthew Everitt as EP
GENRE(S):
· reality (all)
· reality (competition)
STUDIO INFORMATION:
· Nuyorican Productions
· Universal Television Alternative Studio