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Derek Hough Plans to Quit 'Dancing with the Stars' After the 15th Season

July 27, 2012 (9:06 am) GMT
'This season is kind of my swan song. It's my last hurrah,' so the brother of Julianne Hough claims as sharing that he wants to do other projects.

The upcoming fifteenth season of "" could be the last for . The professional dancer has revealed that he's considering to leave the show after the upcoming all-star edition which will kick off Monday, September 24.

"This season is kind of my swan song. It's my last hurrah," so he told USA Today. Explaining why he would exit the reality series, he revealed that he would star in upcoming movie "Cobu" and how hard it would be to juggle with two jobs. "It's really difficult to do both, impossible really," the 27-year-old hunk reasoned.

"This show is full time... there is zero flexibility. And I want to do other projects. I want to push myself into other areas," he went on sharing. "And this is my 10th season, a great benchmark. You just kind of feel it. I need to take that chance. It's important."

Derek Hough joined the cast of "DWTS" in the fifth season in 2007. He has won three times, in season 7 with , in season 10 with and in season 11 with .

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