(ABC News) – Actress and dancer Julianne Hough shocked fans this weekend, appearing in blackface as part of a Halloween costume. Now, Hough’s big brother is coming to her defense. In an interview with E!, Derek Hough opened up about his sister’s recent slip up.
According to the “Dancing With the Stars” pro, Julianne is “mortified” by the public outrage over her blackface costume.
“She’s so apologetic,” Derek revealed to E! News. ”She’s so so sorry and I just hope that we can all forgive her and move on.”