Wade Robson is an Australian dancer and choreographer. He has been in the headline for being in sexual abuse in his childhood according to the documentary ‘Leaving Neverland’ in 2019. The film focuses on two men James Safechuck and Wade himself who was allegedly sexually abused as children by the late singer Michael Jackson.
He is recognized as the host of the MTV show’s ‘The Wade Robson Project’ in 2003 as well as its executive producer. He has also toured with popular pop artists like NSYNC and Britney Spears. In 2007, he has been the guest judge and choreographer for the reality dance show ‘So You Think You Can Dance’. Let us scroll over to know more information on the Australian dancer.
Caption: Wade Robson in his childhood with Michael Jackson.
Wade Robson: Bio, Family, Education
The veteran dancer was born on 17 September 1982 Wade Jeremy William Robson in Brisbane, Queensland, Australia. He is the son of mother Joy Robson and father Dennis Robson. He has an older sister who also appeared in the media in their early years. Further, he had an interest in dancing from a tender age and caught the attention of Michael Jackson at the age of 5.
He then joined the talent troupe Johnny Young’s Talent School. However, he moved to the US at the age of 9 with his mother and sister who was assisted by the legendary singer Jackson. After that, he appeared in music videos and also had an agent at the age of 11. In 2001, he has partnered with Justin Timberlake and co-written the hit singles like Gone and See Right Through You.
Wade Robson: Career & Life Achievements
Accumulating his experiences since his childhood years, he began his professional career as a choreographer, songwriter, and dancer. He also listed as one of the Dance Magazine’s “25 to Watch” in 2002. Following that, he became the creator and host of his own show The Wade Robson Project that aired on MTV. He has appeared in the 2004 urban dance film ‘You Got Served’ that won the Best Dance Sequence at the American Choreography Awards.
He had also choreographed the animated feature film Happy Feet Two in 2011. Also, the film Step Up Revolution was originally set to direct by him but later replaced by Scott Speer. Apart from that, he has also won two Prime Time Emmy Awards for Outstanding Choreography for So You Think You Can Dance for seasons 2 & 3 respectively. Additionally, Wade began choreographing the American Idols Live! tour as well.
Wade Robson: Personal Life & Wife
The media personality has a married man who has married her girlfriend Amanda Rodriguez. She is a former actress, model, and director. She is currently a creative director for the events and styled shoots under the company named FeastHawaii. The couple exchanged vows on 13 August 2005 and welcomed their firstborn son Koa in 2010.
Before his marriage, he previously married Michael Jackson’s niece Brandi Jackson. They knew from their childhood days for 10 years and then started their relationship later. Their relationship didn’t last long because he accused him to cheat on Brandi with the singer Britney Spear who was dating Justin Timberlake at the moment during the 1999-2001 tour. From 2000-2001, he dated dancer Mayte Garcia.
Caption: Wade Robson and his wife Amanda Rodriguez.
Wade Robson: Net Worth & Social Media Profiles
The choreographer has an estimated net worth of around $2.5 million from his active career. Also, he is associated with his wife’s dining business in Hawaii. Other than this, he might have invested in various business tenures as well from which he is living a lavishing lifestyle.
He is fairly active over different social media platforms like Facebook and Twitter. But he has a verified and personal Instagram @waderobsoncreations with 54.6k followers.
Wade Robson: Body Measurements
The dance has a strong and flexible body that stands to a height of 6 feet 3 inches or 1.94 meters. His body weighs around 74 kg but no information on his body measurements of chest, biceps, and hips. He has brown hair as well as eye color.