Shirley Ballas Biography: Age, Height, Net Worth, Huband, Children, Parents, Siblings

Biography, Age, Height, Net Worth, Huband, Children, Parents, Siblings – Shirley Ballas is a well-known English ballroom dancer, dance teacher, and dance adjudicator.


Name: Shirley Annette Ballas
Age: 62 Years
Husband: Sammy Stopford ​(m. 1980; div. 1984)​
Corky Ballas ​(m. 1985; div. 2007)
Date of Birth: 6 September 1960
Nationality: English
Net Worth: $5 million

Shirley Ballas Biography

Shirley Ballas was born on September 6, 1960, in Wallasey, United Kingdom.

Shirley Ballas Height

Shirley Ballas stands at a height of 5 feet 3 inches or 1.59 m tall. She weighs roughly 115 lb / 52 kg.

Shirley Ballas Parents

Shirley Ballas is the daughter of Audrey Rich and George Rich.

Shirley Ballas Siblings

Shirley Ballas has a brother called Shirley Ballas.

Shirley Ballas Career

Shirley Ballas specialises in the International Latin division, where she won several championship titles which earned her the nickname The Queen of Latin.

Shirley Ballas began her career as a professional dancer and competitor in the world of ballroom dancing.

Shirley's passion for dance started at a young age, and she trained extensively in various dance styles.

In the late 1970s and early 1980s, Ballas became a highly successful competitive dancer. She won numerous titles and championships in Latin American dance categories, including the British Open to the World Latin American Championships.

Ballas then transitioned into becoming a renowned dance coach and instructor. She worked with many aspiring dancers and helped them achieve success in their own competitive careers.

Her expertise and knowledge of ballroom dancing made her highly sought after as a coach.

In addition to coaching, Shirley Ballas also became involved in choreography for stage shows and television programs. She worked on various productions around the world, showcasing her talent for creating captivating dance routines.

However, it was her role as a judge on the popular British television show “Strictly Come Dancing” that brought Shirley Ballas widespread recognition.

In 2017, she joined the show as head judge, replacing Len Goodman. Her sharp critiques and technical expertise made her a respected figure on the show.

Since then, Ballas has continued to be an integral part of “Strictly Come Dancing,” providing valuable feedback to contestants and entertaining audiences with her vibrant personality.

Shirley Ballas Huband

How many husbands? Shirley Ballas has been married twice in her life. She was married to Corky Ballas and Sammy Stopford.

Shirley Ballas Children

Shirley Ballas has one child who is called Mark Ballas. Her only child.

Shirley Ballas Net Worth

Shirley Ballas has an estimated net worth of $5 million. Her professional career as a footballer is what has brought her money.

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