*“So You Think You Can Dance” alums Stephen “tWitch” Boss and Travis Wall will return to the show as mentors for Season 12’s Top 20 finalists, reports Deadline.com.
They’ll join new judges Paula Abdul and Jason Derulo, alongside returning judge Nigel Lythgoe and host Cat Deeley.
Beginning in the Las Vegas callbacks round, the dancers will be divided into the best street and best stage dancers. Wall will mentor the stage dancers and Boss will mentor the street dancers.
“SYTYCD” premieres Monday June 1, on Fox.
In addition, SYTYCD All-Stars Boss, Wall, Jasmine Harper, Marko Germar, Robert Roldan, Kathryn McCormick, Dominic “D-Trix” Sandoval, Phillip Chbeeb, Comfort Fedoke and Fik-Shun will join Honorary All-Star First Lady Michelle Obama to teach and perform the “#gimmefive” dance at the White House Easter Egg Roll on Monday, April 6. T
The “#gimmefive” theme of this year’s White House Easter Egg Roll celebrates the fifth anniversary of Mrs. Obama’s Let’s Move! initiative.
Boss was runner up in Season 4 after just missing the Top 20 in Season 3. He also stars in “Step Up” and “Stomp The Yard” and currently can be seen as a guest D.J. on “Ellen.” Later this summer, he will be seen in “Magic Mike XXL,” the anticipated sequel to “Magic Mike.”