Carrie Ann Inaba is a successful American dancer, choreographer, television dance competition judge, actress, game show host, and singer. Carrie Ann Inaba well known for her work on ABC TV’s Dancing with the Stars.
Carrie Ann Inaba is 52 years old as of 2020. She was born on 5th January 1968 in Honolulu, Hawaii, United States. Whereas, she was born to Patty Inaba(mother) and Rodney Y.Inaba(father). She was the younger of two children. But the information regarding her siblings are not revealed. Similarly, Carrie Ann interested in dancing with many other dance forms. Therefore, she also played piano and violin and sang in the choir. Likewise, she belongs to an American nationality and belongs to Japanese, Chinese and Irish mixed ethnicity.
Talking about Carrie Ann’s educational history, she joined Hanahaouli School and then Punahou School. She attended Sophia University and California University, Irvine before moving on with a BA from the University of California, Los Angeles. Degree in world expressions and societies.
Opened video production company
In 1986, an 18-year-old Carrie won a talent show in Hawaii. She was then prepared to be a pop star in Japan and presented songs to read phonetically in Japanese from a lyric sheet. Even though her first single made the Top 50, she did not find recognition in her singing career. She lived in Tokyo from 1986 to 1988 and was a popular singer. Similarly, she released the other three singles, “Party Girl” (backed with “China Blue”), “Be Your Girl” (backed with “6½ Capezio”), and “Yume no Senaka” (backed with “Searching”). Even she hosted weekly radio and television series.
Her choreography has appeared in numerous television series, including American Idol, In Search of the Partridge Family (in which she also appeared on-air), Married by America, American Juniors, All American Girl, He’s a Lady, The Sexiest Bachelor in America Pageant, The Swan, and Who Wants to Marry a Multi-Millionaire?. She even choreographed the Miss America Pageant for five years. She has made her appearance in the first season of So You Think You Can Dance during the audition stages where she contributed choreography for the “choreography round”.Carrie even served as an honorary judge at the 2009 USA Dance National DanceSport Championships.
Carrie was a producer for the Broadway show Burn the Floor at New York’s Longacre Theatre.
In 2008, she got awarded the Visionary Award by East West Players, the oldest Asian Pacific American theatre company in the United States, for promoting to support “the visibility of the Asian American community through theater, film, and television.”
Regarding Carrie Ann’s personal life, she is dating a guy named @offroad_husky at present. Whereas, she dated Artem Chigvintsev who was a Russian dancer. She dated him for two years from the year 2006 to 2008. After the separation with Artem Chigvintsev, she met Jesse Sloan at dating site eHarmony. Although after a long relationship Carrie Ann got engaged with Jesse Sloan. However, she ended her engagement due to some reasons with him in September 2012. Additionally, she was also in a relationship with Robb Derringer in the year 2016. But sadly the relationship ended after one year.
In a 2011 interview with Prevention, she stated she was legally blind, having a vision of 20/750 which is improved with eyeglasses and contact lenses. She also spoke about her spinal stenosis, which she thinks started with a neck injury during gymnastics when she was eight years old.
Further, she has Sjögren syndrome, a chronic autoimmune inflammatory disease that destroys moisture-producing glands. She has expressed her commitment to increasing awareness of SS and promoting funding for research, treatment, and a cure as the Sjögren Syndrome Foundation’s National Awareness Ambassador & Spokesperson.
On September 17, 2019, she revealed that she was recently diagnosed with Lupus.
Carrie Ann has estimated a huge amount of income through her professional life as a dancer, actress, and many more. Whereas, she has estimated around $8 million of net worth. Currently, her salary is not disclosed yet.
Body Measurement and Social Media
Carrie Ann is a beautiful woman. She is a very talented actress as well as a dancer. Whereas talking about her height, she is 5feet 6inches tall and her body weight is 55kg. Her body Measurement is 35-28-37 and her feet size is 6(US). Similarly, her bra size is 32B. Likewise, her hair is black and dark brown eyes.
Carrie Annis is active on social media. She has a huge fan following on Facebook, Twitter, and Instagram. Whereas, she has more than 274k followers on Facebook and over 369k follower on Instagram with 3,164 posts. Similarly, she joined Twitter in July 2009 with 310k followers on it.