(Dancer, Houston, Actor, Entertainer, Singer-songwriter)
Mark Ballas is an American Dancer, actor, and singer-songwriter.
Quick Facts of Mark Ballas
|Age:||35 years 6 months|
|Birth Date:||May 24, 1986|
|Full Name:||Mark Ballas|
|Birth Place:||Houston, Texas, USA|
|Net Worth:||$3 million|
|Height / How tall :||5 feet 6 inches (1.68m)|
|Ethnicity:||Mixed(Greek, Mexican, English and Irish)|
|Profession:||Dancer, Houston, Actor, Entertainer, Singer-songwriter|
|Father's Name:||Corky Ballas|
|Mother's Name:||Shirley Ballas|
|Education:||Italia Conti Academy of Theatre Arts|
|Best Match for Marriage:||Leo, Aquarius, Libra|
|Last Update:||November, 2021|
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I want to be around for a lot longer. I am going to turn 55 this year and I want to see Mark get married and my grandchildren.
Taking the wrapper off and hitting the top to the physical aspects of it.
You have to mentally prepare yourself for it and not be afraid and not be weak to that.
Relationship Facts of Mark Ballas
- Mark Ballas is married to B.C. Jean.
- Mark Ballas married on November 25, 2016.
- He is father of No.
- Mark Ballas is not having an affair with anyone presently.
- His sexual orientation is straight.
More about the relationship
Mark’s first relationship with an American Dancer Julianne Hough in 2002 which broke out in 2004. In 2007, he had dated a 32-year-old American Actress Sabrina Bryan. They worked together for a year and got separate in 2008. He had had a relationship with a 32-year-old American Singer Jonna Pacitti. They had a one-year long relationship from 2008 to 2009. He also dated a 26-year-old American Dancer Jeanine Mason in 2009. They dated each other for two years, therefore, their relationship came to an end in 2011. Marks Bellas has been in a relationship with a 28-year-old American Singer Pia Toscano. They were together from 2011 to 2012. Ballas is a member of singer-songwriter duo Alexander Jean along with his wife, BC Jean. The two became engaged in November 2015 after three years of dating and were married on November 25, 2016, Malibu, California.
Who is Mark Ballas?
Mark Ballas is an American Dancer, as well as a member of Male actors of Greek descent, Houston, Texas, and stage actors. He is also an entertainer and singer-songwriter and a lover of Guitar who enjoys playing Guitar. He is famous for Dancing with the Stars in a career that started in 2005- present and he have been in 17 on-screen matchups that included Alexa PenaVega in Dancing with the Stars, Bristol Palin Dancing with the Stars (2005), Candace Cameron Bure, and Chelsea Kane in Dancing with the Stars.
Mark Ballas: Birth Facts, Family, and Childhood
Born as Mark Alexander Corky Ballas Jr. on 24th May 1986 in Houston, Texas, USA. His nationality is American and his ethnicity is mixed(Greek, Mexican, English, and Irish).
Mark is the son of Corky Ballas and Shirley Ballas who were Dancers and his parental grandparents were from Mexican, Spanish, and Greek backgrounds. His mother is of English heritage originally from the United Kingdom.
Mark Ballas: Education History
Ballas attended Rosemead Preparatory School in South London. His zodiac sign is Gemini. At the age of 11, he earned a full-time slot at the Italia Conti Academy of Theatre Arts in London, where he earned a full scholarship. In 2005, he was awarded “Performer of the Year”. He then moved on to win championships at The British Open to the World, The US Open to the World, and The International Open to the World. He attended the world-renowned Italia Conti Performing Arts School and graduated with honors in London. Here, he was required to not only dance but also sing, act and play an instrument. He began playing the guitar at the age of nine, training in classic flamenco.
Mark Ballas: Professional Life and Career
A multifaceted entertainer and singer-songwriter were nominated as Emmy-nominated known for his dynamic energy and bold choreography. Mark stormed the US scene over six years ago, captivating over 20 million viewers per week on the ABC sensation, “Dancing with the Stars.” Named by Clear Channel as the 2011 “Artist to Watch,” he has emerged as a recording artist, signing a major deal with publishing powerhouse, BMG.
He is currently working on his first solo full studio production album with some of the most influential and respected producers in the music industry. He has also been working with the Stereotypes and doing co-writes with Jozy, BC Jean, and Clarence Coffee Jr. Mark has recently opened for Robin Thicke. He was able to receive two standing ovations at the Wiltern Theatre. After his sold-out show at the Troubadour in West Hollywood. He shared the stage with the Black Eyed Peas Band.
With guitar influences ranging from Paco de Lucia, Gypsy Kings, John Mayer, Eric Clapton, Stevie Ray Vaughan, Prince, and Kurt Cobain. Mark is carving out his own niche in the music world best described as Pop/Urban/Rhythmic with the percussive guitar. His style and soulful melodies showcase his talent not only as an accomplished singer but also as a skilled guitar player. In 2011, Mark was the winner of MTV’s Freshman Five and he was highlighted on the network. His work was viewed over 100 million. His music appeared on feature reels in over 100,000 retail worldwide.
As part of the professional cast of “Dancing with the Stars” for the past eleven seasons, Mark has proven to be not only a fan favorite but is also no stranger to the coveted mirror ball trophy. He is a two-time champion i.e. of Season 6 and 8. This took him all the way to the finals in Season 11. In season 13, he and his partner, Welsh singing sensation Katherine Jenkins, made it to the finals, finishing in second place which was rather controversial as they were seen as front-runners throughout the season. Recently, they reunited for a final dance together on the UK hit “Strictly Come Dancing.”
In addition to dancing, Mark is widely respected for his choreography and was nominated for a 2011 Creative Arts Emmy for Outstanding Choreography for Season 12 alongside the industry’s most celebrated talent. That same year, he was also tapped to choreograph the hugely popular television commercial for Diet Pepsi starring Sofia Vergara. Mark has played the lead in the musical Copacabana. He has guest-starred on “Melissa and Joey” and “Samantha Who?”. When Mark isn’t performing, he is passionate about speaking to school-age kids about acceptance and mental health. Nine years ago, Mark and his family were forever altered by the suicide of his Uncle David. Mark and his mother Shirley formed The Ballas Foundation in the fall of 2010. Mark and Shirley are committed to removing the stigma associated with mental illness and suicide by raising money, awareness, and volunteerism in support of suicide awareness.
Mark is passionate about speaking to school-age kids about acceptance and mental health. Nine years ago, Mark and his family were forever altered by the suicide of his Uncle David. Mark and his mother Shirley formed The Ballas Foundation in the fall of 2010. Mark and Shirley are committed to removing the stigma associated with mental illness and suicide by raising money, awareness, and volunteerism in support of suicide awareness.
Mark Ballas: Salary and Net Worth
He has a net worth of $3 million and his salary is $300,000 annually.
Mark Ballas: Rumors and Controversy
Mark was critiqued by Julianne Hough on his performance on Monday night’s episode of Dancing With The Stars. Mark Ballas brands Julianne Hough went hypocritical after she critiques him as a guest judge on Dancing With The Stars. It was told that Kristin Cavallari and Mark Ballas are both young, newly single, and have great chemistry on the dance floor. They were rumored as the perfect juicy dating. There were also rumors saying “DWTS Season 23 Mark Ballas Leaving Show To Focus On Music Career, Tour With BC Jean”. But, Currently, there are no drastic rumors regarding mark’s personal and professional life. It seems like he is doing her best job without harming others for which she hasn’t been a part of the controversy yet. Also, he is young to be a part of rumors and controversy.
Mark Ballas: Description To Body Measurement
Mark has a body with a height of 5 feet 6 inches and he weighs 70 kg. His chest, waist, and biceps size are 38-32-15 inches. He has brown-colored eyes and black hair color. His shoe size is 10(US).
Mark Ballas: Social Media Profile
Mark is active in social media. He has Facebook, Twitter, and Instagram accounts where he has many followers. He has over 345k followers on his Facebook account, over 410.7k on his Twitter account, and over 779k followers on his Instagram account.
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