Jake T. Austin Joins as ‘DWTS’ Guest Blogger!

Jake T. Austin, star of “The Fosters” and “Wizards of Waverly Place,” is joining “Extra” as a guest blogger!

Austin, 21, will give fans an inside look at everything “DWTS,” from dance routines to behind-the-scenes fun with his pro partner Jenna Johnson.


Besides “DWTS,” Jake can be seen in Freeform’s “The Fosters,” portraying the role of Jesus Foster, a fraternal twin who’s adopted into the family of a mixed-race lesbian couple.

From 2007 to 2012, Austin starred on Disney Channel’s Emmy Award-winning serie, “Wizards of Waverly Place,” as Max Russo, the youngest wizard of three. The show aired its series finale to an audience of a record-breaking 9.8 million, making it the series’ number-one telecast ever.

On the big screen, Austin has starred in “New Year’s Eve,” “Hotel for Dogs,” “Grantham & Rose,” and his first-ever live-action feature, “The Perfect Game.” He will next be seen in “Tom Sawyer and Huckleberry Finn.”

Watch Jake and Jenna every Monday at 8 p.m. on ABC, and look for Jake’s new “DWTS" blog posts every Tuesday at