|Real Name/Full Name:
|Sharna May Burgess
|38 years old
|21 June 1985
|Wagga Wagga, Australia
|Children/Kids (Son and Daughter):
|Is Sharna Burgess Lesbian?
|Net Worth in 2024:
Sharna Burgess is a ballroom dancer from Australia who is best known as the professional dance partner and crew member of the ABC’s Dancing with the Star. She has won the 27th season along with her dance partner Bobby Bones. She also appeared in the dance show So You Think You Can Dance. She has also judged the Australian version of Dancing With The Stars.
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Early Life & Biography
Born on 21st June 1985, Burgess grew up in Wagga Wagga, Australia, with her parents Lucy and Ray Burgess. Growing, people always called her a tomboy for being a ‘manly’ girl and associated with stuff that boys do. But Burgess had a soft spot for dancing from the very beginning, and although it is not considered a ‘tomboyish’ behavior, she had been passionately learning dance from the age of five. She was also associated with many sorts and gymnastics.
At 15, she represented Australia at the World Championship dance ceremonies, where she suffered a tear in her right knee ligament during the semi-finals but decided to finish the ceremony rather than giving up. She had to go through surgery later as her ligament was ripped into half, and she lost the meniscus in her right knee. She also performed in the closing ceremony of the 2000 Summer Olympics.
Although Burgess is currently single, she had been in relationships previously. In 2010, she met her first soon-to-be boyfriend, Paul Kirkland, an Australian dancer on the sets of Street Dance 2. The couple dated for five long years and broke up in 2015.
In April 2017, Burgess was rumored to be dating American actor Pierson Fode, and both of them confirmed the news, first being discreet and then finally direct with the media. The same year Burgess was rumored to date her dancing partner Bonner Bolton based on their interactions in the Dancing With The Stars, but after the news of her dating, Fode came the rumors dissolved. But the couple broke up in July of the same year.
Age, Height, and Weight
Being born on 21 June 1985, Sharna Burgess is 38 years old as of today’s date 25th February 2024. Her height is 1.63 m tall, and her weight is 52 kg.
After her skyrocketing success at the age of 15, Burgess moved to London at the age of 18 for training for gymnastics. She was featured on the U.K. tour of the show Simply Ballroom. She has also cast on Burn the floor, which is a live dance show, where she stayed for six years.
Burgess’s 1st appearance on a T.V. show was with So You Think You Can Dance in Belgium and Netherlands and also in Dancing With The Stars in Australia. She also joined Dancing With The Stars troupe until season 15 and also assisted So You Think You Can Dance choreographer Jason Gilkison.
From season 16 to 27, she was moved to regular pro and was partnered with various dancers. She danced with American comedian Andy Dick. The next season she was partnered with former NFL player Keyshawn Johnson, and they ranked 12th. In season 27, she danced with Bonner Bolton, where they ranked 1st and won the season.
Awards & Achievements
Burgess won the 27th season of Dancing With The Stars and was runner-up for many seasons too. She also won numerous titles during her stay in London.
Net Worth & Salary of Sharna Burgess in 2024
As of February 2024, The net worth of Sharna Burgess is about $1 million. She starred in all the dance shows. Her sole income is from only dancing. She has starred in 2 of the most popular dance shows, which gave her not only fame but also fortune. She has also choreographed various dance for television series and films, gaining a large sum from these endeavors.
Burgess is known for her passion for dance, and she has been successfully fulfilling her dreams.