Isaac Lupien is a Canadian dancer, choreographer, and actor. Isaac Lupien is popular for his role as Eldon in the mockumentary teen-drama TV series “The Next Step”. He is into different types of dance forms such as jazz, ballet, contemporary, tap, hip-hop, and tumbling as well. He is a faculty member at fellow dancer Trevor Tordjman’s “Raw Motion Dance” as well. Besides these, Lupien also has a good acting career.
Table of Biography
Early Life and Childhood
Isaac Lupien was born on March 30, 1995, in Oakville, Toronto, Canada. He is 25 years old and is under the zodiac sign, Aries. He holds Canadian nationality.
Likewise, his mother’s name is Allain Lupien and his father’s name is Dawn Lupien. Regarding his siblings, he has three sisters and their names are Tabitha, Samantha, and Lindsay. Dawn’s mother had a music studio “The Dot Blakely Dance Studio” in Simcoe, Ontario. And, in his early career, Dawn was a part of it. Then, later on, Lupien’s father and mother set up the “Canadian Dance Academy” after Dot Blakely retired in 1985.
Regarding Lupien’s educational background and qualification, He received his high school degree from “Oakville Trafalgar High School”. Considering his age, he must have graduated from the university as well. But the information that he has attended the university or not is not known. So, either he has kept it private or has not attended the university.
Career and Professional Life
Isaac Lupien began his career at a very young age. When he was only 11 months old, he was already included in a dance performance. But, he started actively taking dance lessons at his parent’s studio at the age of two. Then, Isaac started getting serious at the age of 13. He began developing a passion for more technical forms, such as jazz, ballet, and contemporary. And as he grew older, his interests branched out towards tap, hip-hop, and tumbling as well.
Moreover, Isaac Lupien was a renowned dancer and performance artist who has participated in multiple international dance competitions and even won many competitions. He was already popular even before he anded in his role on “The Next Step”. Likewise, Isaac has also appeared in the ad campaigns for “Pillsbury Doughboy”, “KFC”, “Concerned Children”, “Hess Truck”, and many more.
Isaac has worked with Deanne Bray in the pilot episode of her crime-drama dhow titled “Sue Thomas: F.B.Eye”. Lupien’s first role in movies came about with the 2008 release “Flash of Genius”. The film was a biographical tale based on a New Yorker article. The film was directed by Marc Abraham whereas the article was published in 1993 by John Seabrook. Likewise, the article was about the legal battle between American inventor Robert Kearns and the “Ford Motor Company”. He played the role of Bob Jr. who is the son of Robert and Phyllis Kearns and these roles were played by Kinnear and Lauren Graham respectively.
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Furthermore, Isaac Lupien was a competitive dancer before he was an actor like the rest of the cast of “The Next Step”. He started acting when he was four years old but stopped when he turned 13 to focus on his dancing. However, after multiple rounds of auditions and subsequent selections, the show started filming on July 12, 2012, in Toronto, Canada. Likewise, “The pilot” aired on the Family Channel on March 8, 2013. And, the second season premiered on March 7, 2014, third on March 16, 2015, and fourth on February 15, 2016. The show was again renewed for a fifth season in March 2016 and was premiered on May 26, 2017.
Isaac has described his character on the show, Eldon as a dance nerd. Though he can be perceived as clingy, awkward, and condescending, he is also an extremely dedicated and talented dancer and moreover, arguably the best in the studio. One of the original cast members of the show, Lupien portrayed Eldon as part of the main cast till season 4 but in season 5, Eldon is a recurring character. He has also appeared in the documentary “The Next Step Live: The Movie” which was released in 2015. The film was based on the first nationwide tour by the cast. He also played the role of Isaiah in the film “Jazz Hands”.
Furthermore, Isaac also has a Youtube channel. The channel was created on December 29, 2008, and has garnered 136,867 views until now. However, the channel only consists of five videos. All of these videos were posted many years before. At present, he is not active at all on Youtube. Thus, he has also earned thousands of followers on Instagram as well.
Isaac Lupien has received the bronze medal at the “2008 IDO World Championships” in Riesa, Germany. He was the runner-up teen male dancer at “The 2011 Dance Awards” in New York City. He has even won the senior VIP at the “Jump Dance Convention” in 2012. Other than this, he has participated in many other dance competitions and also has won.
Isaac is possibly single at the moment. He is more focused on his career as a dancer, actor, and choreographer rather than being in any kind of romantic relationship. Or either he is single or has kept his love life private. Maybe he wants to focus more on career and wants to keep his love profile low as he wouldn’t want it to interfere in his career.
Talking about his past relationship, no information has come forward until now. Lupien has kept it private as well. So, Isaac has done a very good job of keeping his relationships private if he has been or is in a romantic relationship.
Isaac’s height is 6 feet and his weight is 68 Kg. However, his other body measurements such as chest size, waist size, hip size, and other sizes as well are not available at the moment. All of those measurements are still under review. However, he has got a nice physique and a handsome and attractive face. Likewise, he has light brown hair and green eyes.
Social Media and Net Worth
Isaac is pretty active on his social accounts. He has mustered 170K followers on Instagram and 360 followers on Twitter. Likewise, he has garnered 294 followers on Facebook. Even though, he is not active at all on his Youtube channel he has earned 5.94K subscribers on Youtube.
Focusing on his income, he has a net worth of $1.5 million and his salary is $34K approximately. His main income source is mainly through his dancing and acting.