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Friday 22nd March 2019

Witness The Battle Between NBC Stars Derek Hough And Sterling K. Brown

What happens when the “World of Dance” and “This Is Us” stars meet?

This Is Us star Sterling K. Brown is the breakout star of the hit NBC drama that deals with the interpersonal relationships between a family from the 1970s through present day.

Derek Hough began his career as the most lauded pro dancer on ABC’s Dancing with the Stars, with a total of six Mirrorball trophy wins, and is a current judge on NBC’s World of Dance.

Derek Hough and Sterling K. Brown battle it out on the dance floor. (Credit: Instagram/@derekhough)

Separate they are forces to be reckoned with.

Together they are unstoppable.

So why are they battling it out on Instagram?

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The two held an epic dance-off during a party to promote the upcoming season of This Is Us.

Sterling stars on NBC’s breakout hit This Is Us. (Credit: NBC)

Derek posted it on his official Instagram page.

The twosome pulled together some old school moves, such as the robot.

Derek captioned the photo: “My man @sterlingkbrown has moves #nbc #thisisus #dancing #robot.”

Surrounded by an ethereal blue light, the pair danced along to Daft Punk’s “Lucky.”

My man @sterlingkbrown has moves #nbc #thisisus #dancing #robot

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The song never looked so good!

Derek recently wrapped up his first season on the hit NBC summer series World of Dance alongside Jennifer Lopez, Jenna Dewan Tatum and Ne-Yo.

Derek appears on World of Dance alongside Ne-Yo, Jennifer Lopez and host Jenna Dewan Tatum. (Credit: NBC)

Sterling, who won an Emmy for his star turn as Johnnie Cochran in The People vs. O.J. Simpson, has begun shooting Season 2 of This Is Us, which promises more tears and reveals than ever before.

Sterling starred in The People vs. O.J. Simpson alongside Cuba Gooding, Jr. (Credit: FX)

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This Is Us returns for Season 2 on Sept. 26 at 9 p.m. EST.

The second season of World of Dance will begin filming shortly. As of yet, there is no airdate for its return to NBC.