Sofie Dossi is an American gymnast, contortionist, hand balancer, as well as an aerialist. Sofie Dossi is a golden buzzer recipient and finalist on the 11th season of America’s Got Talent who impressed judges with her contortion, aerial, and hand balancing skills.
Table of Biography
Early Life and Childhood
Sofie Dossi is 19 years old. She was born on June 21, 2001, in Cypress, California, under the astrological sign of Cancer. Her mother’s name is Abir and her father’s name is Mike Dossi. Likewise, her mother is a Pilates instructor while her father owns a company. Since a very young kid, she loves gymnastics and dance.
Eventually, she became a gymnast as it perfectly combines the two. Her flexible back proved to be an advantage to her dancing career. She has an elder brother named Zak. Likewise, she is home-schooled by her mother so that she can keep up with her busy travel schedule.
Sofie doesn’t simply practice her moves; she also comes up with new ones being self-taught. Currently, she resides in Southern California. The living room of their house has been transformed into her training area. There is no furniture in the room anymore as it is filled with mats and her equipment.
Professionally, Sofie Dossi is an American gymnast, contortionist, television personality, as well as social media influencer. She gained initial fame after displaying a golden buzzer recipient in the 11th season of the reality TV show ‘America’s Got Talent’. This native of California, Sofie has always been interested in gymnastics and dance.
Likewise, she appeared in the 11th season of NBC’s reality competition series ‘America’s Got Talent’ that premiered on May 31, 2016. Nick Cannon, Howie Mandel, Mel B, and Heidi Klum judge the show. ‘America’s Got Talent’ aired 23 episodes and finale of the season broadcast on 14 September. Her twisting and aerial routines stunned the judges.
Sofie made her first appearance on the show in round two, in which Reba McEntire served as the guest judge. Her first performance showcases her eating an apple and shooting an arrow with her feet, which received positive votes from all the four judges. Her performance even earned her the golden buzzer from McEntire, which effectively promoted her to the live shows.
Next, she performed in week two of the quarter-finals and afterward advanced to the semi-finals. In the second week of the semi-finals, she became the ninth contestant to perform and made it to the finals through “dunkin’ save.” In her last performance on the show on the first round of the finals took place on 13 September. She ended the season as one of the top ten contestants.
Her appearance on ‘America’s Got Talent’ started off her career as a public figure. She made an appearance on ‘The Doctors’, ‘Good Mythical Morning’ (2018), ‘Physics Girl’ (2018), and ‘The Talent Show’ (2018). Furthermore, she has been featured on billboards and has performed live all over the world.
Moroever, she also get featured on ABC News Nightline (1980), and several other outlets as a performer and guest. She also became an Ellen fan-favorite and is regularly invited back to the show. Similarly, she has made three separate appearances on ‘The Ellen DeGeneres Show’. She even travels the world performing her acts at shows and sporting events. Sports media conglomerates like ESPN and Sports Center have covered her performances on numerous occasions. Sports Illustrated provided her with the title of “Halftime Performer of the Year” in January 2017.
Sofie launched her YouTube channel on November 15, 2013, where she quickly moved her NBC fandom over to her channel following America’s Got Talent. Her channel has garnered over 4.97M subscribers with almost 807 million total views. Her YouTube video content includes Challenges & Dares, Vlogs, Collabs!, and SKITS.
One of the most popular videos on her channel is “Marshmello & Anne-Marie – FRIENDS (Music Video by Sofie Dossi).” The video was posted on March 30, 2018, and has got more than 118 million views. She performed along with her friends Chloe Schiedow, Serenity Harry,
Tyler Kelly, and her brother on the video.
Some of the other notable videos on her channel include “Anne-Marie – 2002 (Music Video by Sofie Dossi)” with 38M views, “DO I HAVE A SPINE??? (Answered & Explained)” with 37M views, and “I SCARED ELLEN” with 23M views.
Moreover, her family has contributed significantly to her social media success. Her father provides most of the equipment that she uses. Her brother, Zak, is her primary cameraperson, editor, co-star, and co-producer.
As an Actress
Sofie Dossi is also a talented and aspiring actress. She made her screen debut through an episode of Disney Channel’s comedy series ‘K.C. Undercover’ in 2016. Further, she appeared in an episode of yet another Disney Channel comedy series, ‘Bizaardvark’ in 2017. In 2018, she portrayed the role of Dani in Brat’s web series ‘Boss Cheer’.
Award and Net worth
Sofie Dossi earned her a 2017 Streamy Award nomination through live-streaming shows. She also got a nomination for a 2018 Streamy Award for her collaboration video with Miranda Sings.
Speaking on Sofie Dossi’s earning, she is YouTuber as well as a gymnast who run a young gymnast famous for getting the Golden Buzzer during the 11th season of America’s Got Talent. Therefore, her estimated net worth is around $2 million. With the good fortune she earned, she lives a lavish life.
Reflecting on Sofie Dossi’s personal life, she is single currently. This young talent is currently busy focusing on her career right now. However, her charming aura for sure has attracted lots of guy fans toward her. Growing up she will be surely dating a handsome hunk.
Likewise, she became aware of her uniqueness after she watched the performance of the gymnast from ‘Cirque du Soleil’ and realized that she could do it as well at the age of 12. Similarly, she predominantly became a self-taught dancer and grew up watching TV by placing her head on her feet because she found it to be “fun”.
As er interview with ABC News, she stated she watch ‘SpongeBob SquarePants’ or ‘Tom & Jerry’ and would often pull her feet over her head on the couch and enjoy her time like that.
Furthermore, she has not involved herself in any tough situation and linked into the controversy regarding her personal as well as professional life.
Body measurement and Social media
Sofie Dossi looks beautiful and has a charming personality. Concerning her body measurements, it measures 32B-24-33 inches; bra size, waist size, and hip size respectively. Similarly, she stars a good height with 5 feet 1 inch tall and weighs around 45 kg. She wears a shoe of size 5.5 [US]. She has a Pear shape body with beautiful attractive pair of blue eyes and brown color hair.
Sofie Dossi is active on different social media platforms like YouTube, Facebook, Twitter, Instagram, etc. On Instagram, she goes by the handles @sofiedossi with more than 3.8 million followers. Likewise, she has garnered around 46k followers on Twitter and almost 179k followers on Facebook.
In addition to this, she runs a self-titled YouTube which has gained around 4.97 million subscribers. She has also provided her email id [email protected] for any kind of business inquiries. She also has her own online merch Sofie Dossi Apparel & Accessories.