Kalani Hilliker is a well-known dancer and actress from the United States. Kalani Hilliker rose to prominence in 2013 as a contestant on the Lifetime reality series Abby’s Ultimate Dance Competition.
Table of Biography
Early Life and Childhood
Kalani Hilliker was born on September 23, 2000, in the city of Phoenix, Arizona, United States. Her age is 22 years as of 2022 and she is a naturalized American citizen and Christian by religion.
Similarly, her full name is Kalani Brooke Hilliker and her birth sign is Libra. She has two younger half-brothers, Jett and Jax, and one younger half-sister, Kaliah.
Moreover, she relocated to Los Angeles in October 2019. She began dancing when he was two years old. Also, she began training at Club Dance in Mesa when she was five years old. She was an avid soccer player as a child, but around the age of nine, she decided to pursue dance more seriously and signed with an agent.
In terms of her educational background, there is no information available on the web regarding her schools, colleges, and academics. She might have done her schooling at a community school in Arizona. Later, she might have skipped college as she started to dance at an early age to pursue her professional career.
Kalani Hilliker – Net Worth 2023
Hilliker is a dancer and actress from the United States and her estimated net worth is $3 million as of 2023. Also, her annual salary is $30k and her source of income is mainly her dancing profession. However, her monthly and weekly wages are unknown.
Career and Professional Life
Moving on to her career, she and several of her dance friends competed in the Disney Channel’s Make Your Mark Ultimate Dance Off contest in 2011, hoping to win a featured role on the hit and popular show Shake It Up.
Moreover, AKsquared, her group, won the competition and appeared in the Shake It Up episode “Camp It Up.” She wanted to be a backup dancer for Katy Perry or Beyonce at the time. Similarly, she made an appearance as Baby Bun in multiple episodes of the ABC Family show Bunheads in 2013.
She competed in Lifetime’s Abby’s Ultimate Dance Competition, a dance reality competition series, the same year. She advanced to the final four and finished fourth. They first appeared in the fourth season episode “Big Trouble in Big Apple.”
Furthermore, she was brought on as a guest dancer in season 4 and after several weeks with the ALDC, she became a permanent member of the team at the start of the competition season during season five.
Also, she was a member of the ALDC up to the second half of the seventh season, when she left to form “The Irreplaceables” with Kendall Vertes, Chloe Lukasiak, Nia Frazier, and Camryn Bridges, led by Dancing with the Stars alum Cheryl Burke.
In addition, she abruptly left the show after the season finale. After the seventh season of Dance Moms concluded in December 2017, she embarked on The Irreplaceables Tour, holding workshops and performing in cities across North America and abroad with her friends Kendall, Chloe, and Nia. She began starring in the famous web series called Dirt in 2018.
Hilliker has not endorsed any brand till now. Also, she is not promoting anything till now and is not collaborating with any brands. No information is available on the web regarding the other brands she has cooperated with or not. Moreover, in the coming days, we may see her being associated with some brands and supporting their products.
Awards and Nominations
She was nominated for Industry Dance Awards, and Teen Choice Awards. Similarly, she was 2nd runner-up in The Dance Awards in 2011, 2016, and 2017 and she won The Dance Awards in 2013. However, her best form has yet to be acknowledged by her audience. In addition, we believe she will get several awards in the future.
Hilliker is in a relationship with her boyfriend Brandon Chang. However, she has not revealed how they both met and dated each other. Moreover, they both aren’t married yet and have no children but they both look best together and might tie the knot in the future. Similarly, it is seen that they both are quite happy being in a relationship at the moment. Also, she doesn’t have any past relationships or previous engagements.
Hilliker has always been concerned with her professional life. However, she hasn’t been associated with any rumors or controversies that would hamper her professional career. Also, she avoids the media and avoids engaging in contentious behavior or situations that can damage her reputation.
Talking about her height she is 5 Feet 4 inches tall and weighs 54kg. Similarly, her body measurement is 36-28-35 inches, her eye color is brown, and her hair color is black. Also, her dress size is 5 and her shoe size is 6.5(US).
Kalani Hilliker – Social Media
Hilliker is very active on Instagram. She has 7M followers on Instagram and owns an Insta account @kalanihilliker. Similarly, her Twitter handles @kalanihilliker is followed by 351.4k followers. Her Facebook account is @OfficialKalaniHilliker and has 589k followers.