Janette Manrara is a Cuban-American professional dancer, choreographer, and television presenter. She is best known for her appearance in the UK television dance competition called Strictly Come Dancing. Since 2013, the 11th season of the series, she has worked in the show and got her first perfect thirty scores in the 18th season of the show ending up as one of the runners-up.
Besides performing, she was announced to host the show Strictly Come Dancing: It Takes Two with Rylan Clark-Neal. She had also performed in the US series So You Think You Can Dance as well. In addition, she also appeared as a principal dancer in the musical tv series Glee where actors like Becca Tobin andLea Michele. Wanna know more information on her then keep on scrolling.
Caption: The choreographer and dancer, Janette Manrara.
Janette Manrara: Bio, Family, Career
The choreographer was born on 16 November 1983, in Miami, Florida, the United States of American, under the zodiac sign, Scorpio. She was born as the son of parents Luis and Maritza Manrara. She grew up with her two siblings: Alejandro Manrara and Lesly Manrara. Other than their names, she has not provided much information on them. She has a nationality of American and belongs to the Hispanic ethnic background, following Christianity.
Regarding her education, she had attended Florida International University where she pursued Finance. She reportedly worked at a bank for a decade before entering the entertainment industry. Moreover, at the age of 19, she formally studied dance and later became a Salsa dancer. Also, she began performing in musical theatre at the age of 12.
At the beginning of her dancing career, she had auditioned for So You Think You Can Dance. Unfortunately, she make it to 20 and failed to participate in the reality series. She has again auditioned for season 5 and this time she made it through pairing with contemporary dancer Brandon Bryant. She has received a standing ovation as well as praise from the judges in the season. But she was eliminated in the 7th week along with contemporary dancer Jason Glover.
Besides that, she emerged as a professional dancer in 2013 from the British TV reality dancing show Strictly Come Dancing. Since then, she has been appearing in the show and got her first 30 perfect scores in the 18th season pairing with HRVY. In July 2021, she announced to perform with her husband Aljaz at Donahey’s Dancing with The Stars Weekends in 2022 as well as teaching.
Janette Manrara: Personal Life & Husband
Coming over to her personal life, she has married the Slovenian dancer and choreographer, Aljaž Škorjanec on 15 July 2017. He has appeared as a professional dancer on the BBC series Strictly Come Dancing. In 2009, the couple met at a dance studio, and later in 2015, they became engaged with each other. It seems that the duo has not welcomed any kids from their marriage life.
Caption: Janette Manrara and her husband Aljaž Škorjanec.
Janette Manrara: Net Worth & Social Media Profiles
Talking about earnings, she has an estimated net worth of around $2 million. Her income mainly comes from her successful career as a television host and professional dancer. Since the age of 19, she has performed in several television programs as well as choreographed many dances as well.
On Instagram, she has a verified account @jmanrara with 483k followers. She has a verified Twitter account @JManrara with 190.3k followers. Also, She has an unverified Facebook account under her name with 35k followers. Additionally, she has created a YouTube channel under her name on 14 October 2014 with 12.1k subscribers and more than 868k views.
Janette Manrara: Body Measurements
The beautiful choreographer has a flexible and slim body that measures 31 inches chest size, 25 inches waist size, and 33 inches hips size. Her body stands to a height of 4 feet 12 inches or 1.52 meters and weighs 45 kg. She has dark brown eyes color as well as hair color.