Famous American reality TV series celebrity, Terra Jole is known for appearing in Little Women: LA and Dancing with the Stars. Let us have a look at the life, career and net worth of Terra Jolé in 2020.
Early Life & Biography
Terra Jolé was born on 25th May 1980, in Comal County, Texas. Her birth name is Terra Jolé Odmark and was born to Richard Odmark and Isabel Odmark. She was born with dwarfism which accounted to her height of 4’2”. When she was a kid, she used to sing in her school choirs.
Terra Jolé is married to Joe Gnoffo, who is also a star form the show Little Women: LA. The couple got married in 2015 and have two children, a daughter named Penelope Charlevoix Gnoffo and a son Grayson Vincent D’ Artagnan Gnoffo. She is an avid supporter of the well-being of animals and is a member of the Forte Animal Rescue organization.
Career, Awards & Nominations
Terra Jolé wanted to pursue a career in Hollywood and decided to travel to LA in 2001. She saw an ad from MTV’s True Life which said they are looking for dwarfs for a show. Terra Applied for it, and she got a place in that document series.
She struggled to find a job in LA and worked in a medical insurance company and even as a dog groomer to support herself in the quest of achieving her dream. She went on to work as a touring performer for Radio City and slowly gained fame through her “Mini” performance.
She performed as Mini Britney Spears, Mini Madonna, Mini Katey Perry and many other celebrities which got her noted by the celebrities she enacted. Rapper T-Pain wanted her to accompany him and perform in his tours, which brought her more fame among the masses.
Terra got an idea to stage a reality show that featured fellow dwarf women and their struggles. She underwent all the necessary measures need to air, and many channels were eager to telecast the show. The show was aired in Lifetime TV Channel in which Terra was the executive producer as well as a star. The program went on to become a huge hit, and Terra went on to produce its spinoffs Little Women: NY and Little Women: Dallas.
Terra Jolé released her singles Booty Bee and Ima Let You Know in 2014. Her full album for children Penny’s Playlist was released in 2016. She has also performed on stage with Cyndi Lauper and Miley Cyrus.
Terra was a contestant in Dancing with the Stars, Season 23 in which she performed along with choreographer, Sasha Farber.
Net Worth & Earnings
Her annual earnings are expected to be around $100,000, and the main sources of her income are TV shows and music albums. The talented singer and impersonator’s net worth is estimated to be $1 million.
Despite experiencing so many humiliating occasions due to her height, Terra had a very strong grit and determination which has brought her to where she is right now. Though nature has restricted her growth physically, she stands taller than many in terms of talent and perseverance.