July 22, 2009 12:30 PM by Britteny Elrick
Tonight on two-hour specialSo You Think You Can Dance,talk-show host and dance enthusiast Ellen DeGeneres and Emmy Award-winning choreographer Mia Michaels will join Nigel Lythgoe and Mary Murphy as guest judges of the Top 8 finalists. Also, tomorrow night, the show will celebrate its 100th episode with a dance performance by actress Katie Holmes. Keep reading for more details…
Ellen will help judge the Top 8 finalists including: Brandon Bryant, Jason Glover, Evan Kasprzak, Janette Manrara, Jeanine Mason, Ade Obayomi, Kayla Radomski and Melissa Sandvig when they compete with new partners on Wednesday, July 22 at8 ET/PTon FOX.
The following night, So You Think You Can Dance will celebrate its milestone 100th episode with a special performance of “Get Happy” by Katie Holmes as well as the return of fan-favorite and Emmy Award-winning routines, including Wade Robson’s “Ramalama (Bang Bang)” and “The Hummingbird and the Flower” (performed by Jaimie Goodwin and Hok Konishi) and Mia Michaels’ “The Bench” (performed by Travis Wall and Heidi Groskreutz-Burns). Then the results of America’s vote will be announced, sending two more dancers home on the live results show Thursday, July 23 (9:00-10:00 PM ET live/PT tape-delayed).
*FOX press release
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