Abby Lee Miller is a famous American actress, musician, dancer, choreographer, and dance instructor. She is most renowned as a dance trainer and reality television personality. Continue reading to find the net worth of Abby Lee Miller as of 2018.
Early Life & Biography:
Abby Lee Miller was born as Abigale Lee Miller on 21st September 1966 in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania. U.S. Her parents, George L. Miller and Maryen Lorraine were dancers and ran their own dance schools. As the prime member of Dance Masters of America, her mother, Maryen Lorraine ran a dance studio in Penn Hills.
Her mother motivated and instructed Abby Lee Miller how to dance since her early teens. Moreover, her mother encouraged Abby Lee Miller to become a professional dancer. Also, she took lessons in music, figure skating, and art. Abby Lee Miller preferred teaching dance to perform.
In 2014, Abby Lee Miller and Michael Padula, a communication specialist, married.
Career, Awards & Nominations:
Abby Lee Miller was more interested in teaching than performing live on stage. In 1980, at age 14, Abby Lee Miller began her own Dance Company. Her mother motivated her to open her own dance school, Dance Studio Reign Dance Production (1955). Abby Lee Miller has an American Dance Master certificate, and she is a prime member of Dance Master in Pennsylvania.
Abby Lee Miller has several students who take dancing lessons from her. Over the years, Abby Lee Miller has successfully trained many professional dancers. Her trained danced students appear on Broadway shows and as commercial dancers. Also, some famous modern choreographers were trained by Abby Lee Miller.
Since 2011, Abby Lee Miller has appeared on American Satellite Channel Lifetime’ reality television series, ‘Dance Moms.’ These shows are about Abby Lee Miller Company’s practice sessions and youngsters’ performances. The show ran for seven seasons through February 2017. Other broadcasted spin-offs of ‘Dance Moms’ include ‘Abby’s Ultimate Dance Competition,’ ‘Dance Moms Miami’ and ‘Dance Moms Abby’s Studio Rescue.’
Under Abby Lee Miller’s supervision, there have been several talented American dancers. Also, Abby Lee Miller is considered a dancer and entertainer. Abby Lee Miller’s reality television series helped in her national publicity. Also, she has directed four short videos, produced a television serial, and enacted in Hollywood movies. Abby Lee Miller got nominated for the Teen Choice for Choice TV Personality Female (2014).
Net Worth & Earnings:
The estimated net worth of Abby Lee Miller is $3 million. Most of her wealth comes from her profession as a dance instructor from her own Dance Studio called Reign Dance Production since 1955. Several professional American dancers and choreographers who perform commercially, on Broadway were under her instructions.
Since 2011, Abby Lee Miller has appeared in American Satellite Channel Lifetime reality television series, ‘Dance Moms.’ These series highlight dance practice sessions and performances of youngsters from her Abby Lee Miller Company. These series ran for seven seasons through February 2017. Also, ‘Dance Moms’ has led to three spin-offs, ‘Abby’s Ultimate Dance Competition,’ ‘Dance Moms Miami’ and ‘Dance Moms Abby’s Studio Rescue.’ Additionally, Abby Lee Miller earns from endorsement deals, her house, and car.
For the past ten years, Abby Lee Miller has proved to be one of the top dance instructors. Abby has motivated several of her students to join the entertainment industry as professional performers. Some are well-known dancers on the Broadway, while others are famous commercially and are independent choreographers.
Abby Lee Miller is most famous for appearing on the American Satellite Channel Lifetime reality television series called ‘Dance Moms.’ The series was broadcast for seven seasons (2011 – February 2017). This show has led to three spin-offs namely, ‘Abby’s Ultimate Dance Competition,’ ‘Dance Moms Miami’ and ‘Dance Moms Abby’s Studio Rescue.’ Abby Lee Miller is an active dance instructor and teaches in her dance studio.