Travis Payne

*CBS has announced the judges panel and host for Paula Abdul’s upcoming new dance competition series “Live to Dance.”

Executive producer, lead judge and mentor Paula Abdul will be joined by host Andrew Günsberg (co-host of “Australian Idol”), as well as choreographer Travis Payne and singer/dancer Kimberly Wyatt, according to the Hollywood Reporter.

Payne was the choreographer/associate director to Kenny Ortega on Michael Jackson’s “This Is It.” Wyatt was an original member of The Pussycat Dolls.

CBS has yet to set a premiere date for the midseason series.