Elliana Kathryn Walmsley is an American dancer, model and social media personality. She became well known for appearing in Lifetime's reality show, Dance Moms.Elliana originally appeared on Dance Moms in Season 6 as a member of the ALDC Mini Team. She did, however, join the elite team in the following season after the mini team was disbanded.
Elliana was born on June 23, 2007, in Boulder, Colorado, USA. Although she gained popularity for appearing on dance shows, she is also known for content creation and modeling. In addition to competitive dance, Elliana is also a cheerleader for the Cheer Central Suns which teaches young students how to become cheerleaders.
Walmsley began dancing at the age of 18 months and went on to study at The Joffrey Ballet, Master Ballet Academy, Michelle Latimer Dance Academy, EDGE Performing Arts Center and Millennium Dance Complex in Los Angeles. Walmsley competed in the KAR Dance Competition in Las Vegas in 2015, winning the title of "Miss Petite Dance America.".
|Name (User Name)||Elliana Kathryn Walmsley @ellianawalmsley|
|DOB (Age)||June 23, 2007 (15 years)|
|Followers/Likes||TikTok: 5.3 million fans|
|YouTube: 1.42 million subscribers|
|Instagram: 2.3 million followers|
Elliana was a member of the ALDC mini squad on the US reality TV show Dance Moms in Season 6 in 2016, alongside her mother. Walmsley joined the elite squad after the small team disbanded and she became a permanent member of the cast during Season 7 in 2017, before departing at the end of the year. In season 8, she reappeared for a few episodes.
She went on a nationwide tour with castmate Maesi Caes in 2017 to teach dance masterclasses and perform solos. Elliana Walmsley made her Broadway debut as Grace in the musical Dance Divas Nutcracker, based on Cheryl Burke's Dance Divas book series. It was presented off-Broadway at Theater Row in New York City from December 13 to December 17, with a percentage of the proceeds going to the charity "Dancers with Cancer."
She competed in the annual national dancing competition, The Dance Awards, in Orlando, Florida, in July 2017. In the Mini Female Best Dancer category, she placed in the top ten. Walmsley earned the title of Mini Female Best Dancer at The Dance Awards in Las Vegas, Nevada, in July 2018, while representing the Michelle Latimer Dance Academy. As the reigning TDA Mini Female Best Dancer champion at their Las Vegas Nationals, she toured with 24/7, JUMP, and NUVO dance conventions in the 2019 season. Walmsley competed in The Dance Awards again in June 2020, but this time in the Junior Category. She advanced to the improv dance-off round and placed in the Top 15 contestants.
In addition to her career as a dancer, she is also a widely popular social media star. Her TikTok account, where she posts dance videos and short comedy sketches, has a following of 5.3 million with 144.9M likes. Her Instagram account is followed by 2.3 million people and has 48,706 average likes. She also makes prank videos, vlogs, challenge videos and more for her YouTube channel which has 1.42 million subscribers and more than 146 million views.
As of June 2022, Elliana Walmsley has an estimated net worth of $400,000 according to various sources. She has been able to amass such a high value at such a young age due to her dance career, fan following and other ventures.
Elliana was born to Yolanda and Kevin Walmsley in Boulder, Colorado. Jakeob and Luke are her two elder brothers. Elliana attended many academies when she was young and has also won many prizes.
Elliana dated Jentzen Ramirez from 2020-21 but they broke up in December 2021. However, they got back together on Dec. 10, 2022. The announcement of them getting back together was made on a YouTube video in Elliana's channel.
Since she is one of the top rising stars, Elliana is approached by many brands for endorsements. Currently, she is endorsing Joyfolie, Nickelodeon, Nina Kids Shoes, Kidpik, Izzy Be Clothing, and Butterfly Closet among many others. She has also starred in TV shows including Boss Cheers in 2018 and Chicken Girls in 2020.
Walmsley in this clip dances and lip-syncs to a popular song.
Walmsley in this video dances to “Hello” with Emily Dobson and Piper Rockelle.
In this clip, Walmsley shows a video of how her mother inspired and helped her with her dancing career.
In this clip, Walmsley dances with her friends.
In this clip, Gia Nina and Walmsley perform a few steps together.
A. Yes. Ballet is one of Elliana’s favorite forms of dance because it is the foundation of all dance. Elliana's ambition is to dance with Misty Copeland as a principal dancer at The American Ballet Theater.
A. Yes, Elliana is currently a part of the "Piper Rockelle Squad" and she is in a relationship with Jentzen Ramirez, who's a part of the squad too.
A. In an interview with Girls Life, Elliana said that she found it difficult to manage her social life given that many things in her day-to-day life need to be documented. However, she has since learnt that there was no need to document everything, and she balances the two pretty well.