How Much is Maddie Ziegler Worth?
Have you ever been in such a situation, when you look at the celebrity and can’t understand, why this ordinary person has become the idol of millions? Probably, there are a lot of celebrities, who don’t deserve their glory, but Maddie Ziegler is not one of them.
The incredibly talented girl is the child-prodigy, a multi-talented personality and a unique dancer, who will obviously become the star of new generation.
Currently Maddie Ziegler net worth is estimated at $2 million. That amount seems incredible for the girl of her age. And don’t forget, she is not like Paris Hilton or Kim Kardashian, who started their careers, being the members of the wealthiest families in USA. Maddie’s parents are not millionaires or celebrities. So, everything she has already achieved is the result of her talented and hard work.
The main source of Maddie Ziegler net worth is her activity of a dancer. At first she appeared in the limelight in 2011, when starred alongside her mother in a reality show “Dance Moms”. The young extremely flexible and gracious dancer immediately has become a sensation. Lots of people put all the things off in order to watch Maddie dancing.
The newfound glory brought Maddie Ziegler another bonus – she was noticed by powerful influential people in music industry. Thus, she signed the deal with a popular Australian singer Sia and appeared in her music video “Chandelier”. The video gained more than 1, 5 million views at YouTube. In 2015 “Chandelier” received Grammy nomination as the best music video. After that Sia continued her collaboration with Maddie. They have already released 6 music videos together, and are not going to stop. By the way, their second collaborative music video “Elastic Heart” with an actor Shia LaBeouf caused lots of public condemnation and accusation in spreading children pornography.
In press Maddie Ziegler is nicknamed as Sia’s mini-me. They say, the teen star started to copy Sia’s style – she even made the singers signature haircut – bob.
Dancing is the main Maddie’s source of wealth, but not the only one. She has already made some cash through modeling – the girl appeared in ads for “Skechers” and “Capezio”. And Maddie Ziegler made her first steps as an actress, having appeared in “The Book of Henry” alongside Naomi Watts and Jaeden Lieberher. She has previously starred in “Drop Dead Diva”.
So, Maddie Ziegler has already proved that she is worth her stardom and wealth. But how did she start her way on top?
Maddie Ziegler Bio and Career
The wonder child Maddie Ziegler was born in a middle-class American family. Her parents are Kurt and Melissa Ziegler. She has a younger sister Mackenzie Ziegler, who is also a dancer.
In 2011 Maddie’s parents divorced. As Kurt Ziegler used to tell, the reason of his separation with the wife and daughters was their addiction to dancing. Now he is estranged from his family.
Melissa Ziegler re-married a rich businessman Greg Gisoni in 2011.
Maddie grew up in quite a small town Murrysville in Pennsylvania, where she attended Sloan Elementary School. The girl had to drop out her studying, when her career made a great leap forward. Since 2013 she has been homeschooled.
Of course, Maddie has always combined her studying at school with dancing classes. In fact, Ziegler started to dance at the age of 2. She doesn’t remember herself outside dancing hall. Her first dancing project was performing in “Nutcracker”. The girl really liked to dance on the stage and even asked her mom to let her dance more in front of the audience, when her part was over.
Nowadays Maddie has an opportunity to dance in front of her fans very often, but she tells, that she always feels nervous before her public performance in spite of her experience and love of millions of viewers all over the world.
Most part of her day Maddie Ziegler spends in the dancing hall. She practices dancing during 8-9 hours a day. But after her leaving Dancing Moms show in 2016, Maddie reduced her dancing workouts.
The girl has not much time for her personal life. But like any other teenager, she is interested in love life, romance and boys. Not long ago Maddie announced that she started dating a YouTube star from Australia Jack Kelly.
Maddie Ziegler is too young to have a star dizziness, that’s why she is really open to her fans. The girl is always ready to communicate with her viewers. In one of her interviews, when she was answering her fans’ questions, Maddie told that her favorite school subject was Maths and her favorite singers were (in addition to Sia) Justin Bieber and Selena Gomez.
Having earned her first million, Maddie Ziegler got an opportunity to improve her living conditions. Together with her mother and sister Mackenzie, the stellar dancer moved to a new luxurious mansion in Los Angeles, CA. Unfortunately, the star didn’t show the pics of her new house to the fans. But she publicized the pics of her former residence in Pittsburgh.
The incredibly beautiful four-bedroom house is built of grey stone and plastic. It is secluded from stranger’s eyes by tall thick trees.
Being a devoted dancer, Maddie Ziegler couldn’t resist her feelings and equipped a dancing room in the basement of her house.
They say, Maddie Ziegler and her mother put a house on sale in order to move to LA, where Maddie could have more opportunities to develop her career. They asked for $279, 000 for the house – and it was purchased immediately within 6 hours.
The roomy residence can boast with high ceilings and brown wooden floors. Maddie and her sister Mackenzie lived in a bright and cozy kids room, decorated in pink and green colors.
So, Maddie Ziegler is an LA resident as for now. Hopefully, the young celebrity will be able to develop her talent and become a mature adult star in several years.