Who is Cheryl Burke? What is net worth of Cheryl Burke? Cheryl Burke is the most competent dancer in the United States of America. Her hard work has bagged her popularity as a professional dancer, model, and television host. Her early years have been in a state of difficulty. Yet the 32-year-old claimed her position on the television worldwide.
Biography and Family
Cheryl Burke was born to Russian & Irish descent father Stephen Burke and Filipino descent mother Sherri Bautista-Burke on 3rd May 1984 in San Francisco California USA. Her parents got separated when she was a child. Cheryl has a younger sister named Nicole and a stepsister named Mandy. At an early age of 5, Cheryl was molested by a family friend. According to a news update, Cheryl admitted that she was a victim of child sex abuse, along with her sister. Later, the molester was convinced and was sentenced to nearly 20 years of imprisonment.
Cheryl Burke released her autobiography Dancing Lessons. She has described her struggling years, especially about molestation by a family friend. Cheryl Burke has rekindled her long lost romance with star Matthew Lawrence, after nine years. Cheryl met Matthew in the year 2006. Prior to her relationship break-up with Matthew in 2014, she had dated JT Torregiani. Gradually, her fate brought her back to the previous relationship.
On account of remarkable performances, Cheryl has won many awards and nominations. Cheryl won the World Cup Professional Rising Star Latin Championship in 2005, followed by San Francisco Latin Championship and the Ohio Star Ball Rising Star Latin Championship in the same year. She stood fourth in the United States in the Under 21s championship.
Cheryl Burke has won the Dancing with the Stars reality dance competition twice. Moreover, she has been a two-time nominee for Prime Time Emmy 2006 and Outstanding Choreography for Paso Doble and Outstanding Choreography for Freestyle.
Cheryl Burke Net Worth
Cheryl Burke has an estimated net worth of $0.5 million US million dollars as of 2017. Cheryl gained fame by winning the Dancing with the Stars award in the second and the third season of the dance competition tour.
Cheryl’s source of income includes appearing in the Dancing with the Stars show and other private show appearances. Cheryl is best known for her excellent dance moves. She is referred to as the complete dancer.
Cheryl Burke Assets
Cheryl Burke has a perfect choice of cars. She owned a Mitsubishi Eclipse convertible. However, she crashed it when she was checking out a cute boy during her high school days. Cheryl was recently spotted in her new Porsche Cayenne.
Besides this, Cheryl owns Log Angeles Hills Home near the Studio City which cost her $1.2 million. After staying there for seven years, she got bored with the house and planned to sell it. Just then, one of her close friends Leah Remini talked to her about room makeovers.
Such a state-of-the-art room makeover led Cheryl to change her mind. Eventually, she liked the change. Her room makeover included redesigning the dining room. It has been renovated into a new library/lounge area which features a lot of books, carpet, customized couch and a coffee table.
Once, Cheryl owned a dance studio, along with co-founder Sherri Burke, at North Shoreline Boulevard in Mountain View in the year 2009. However, the studio was closed after seven years.
Cheryl Burke Business Model
Cheryl Burke is a successful American dancer. She has created a benchmark by appearing in many dancing reality competition seasons with celebrity partners. By winning the Dancing with the Stars twice, she got popular overnight.
Cheryl Burke started her career as a child artist at a young age of 4. She has appeared in nearly 19 seasons of the Dancing with the Stars television reality dance competition. In course of her participation with celebrity partners, she got eliminated from few seasons. Yet she continued to give her best performances. She has won the title of the competition in the second and the third season. In the second season of the competition, her celebrity partner was Drew Lachey. Cheryl was partnered with Emmitt Smith in the third season of the dance competition.
According to a recent news update by PEOPLE, Cheryl Burke is said to have decided not to return to the ABC reality dance competition. Cheryl’s fellow participants will also not be a part of the season. In addition to the news, Cheryl will resume her live stage tour Love on the Floor in June.
Cheryl has seen many ups and downs in her past, especially molestation, at an early age. Even if the past was not good for her, yet she claimed a respectable position in the industry. She is a famous dance icon today.
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