Kalani Hilliker: Quick Facts
|Full Name:||Kalani Brooke Hilliker|
|Birth Date:||September 23, 2000|
|Age:||20 years old|
|Birth Place:||Mesa, Arizona, United States|
|Father’s Name:||Matthew Hilliker|
|Mother’s Name:||Kira Girard|
|Half-Brother’s||Jax Girard, Jett Newman|
|Height:||5 Feet 2 Inch|
|Weight:||119 lbs or 54 kg|
|Profession:||Actress, Dancer, Model|
|Marital Status:||Unmarried (In a relationship)|
|Social Media Presence:||Instagram, Twitter, Facebook, YouTube|
Kalani Hilliker: Early Life and Education
Kalani Hilliker was born on the 23rd September 2000, in Phoenix, Arizona, the United States of America, where she grew up with her two younger maternal half-brothers, Jax and Jett.
Talking about her parents, Kalani is the daughter of Kira Girard(Mother) and Matthew Hilliker(Father).
She started dancing at the age of two. Later Hilliker continued her training when she was five-years-old at Club Dance in Arizona.
At the age of 10, she began her ballet training at the Master Ballet Academy.
Hilliker is Best known for her appearance at Abby’s Ultimate Dance Competition.
Her mother, Kira Girard, is also a TV personality who has appeared on the reality series named “Dance Moms” alongside Kalani.
Kalani has also participated in many dance competitions like “Jump,” “Hall of fame,” and “Nuvo.”
Furthermore, she belongs to the Caucasian ethnicity and holds the nationality of American. This beauty is quite private about her personal life, so her academics history is not revealed.
Age, Height, and Body Measurements
Kalani Hilliker celebrates her birthday on September 23 every year that makes her Libra by the zodiac sign.
Not to mention, this model is 20 years old as of 2020.
Furthermore, this model has a well-maintained slim body and a physique of 35-27-35 inches, which is the perfect body figure.
Kalani has light brown hair with hazel eyes. She has an average body height of 5ft. 2 inches, while her body weighs about 54kg(119 lbs).
Her shoe size number is 6(US).
Career: Kalani Hilliker
Dancing Career of Kalani Hilliker
As a dancer, Kalani Hilliker was introduced by her mother, Kira, who influenced and encouraged Kalani for a great dancing career.
Along with her friends, she went to Disney Channel’s Make Your Mark Ultimate Dance Off contest, where her team, AKsquared, became the winner and were featured in the Shake It Up episode of “Camp It Up.”
This was the first time Hilliker experienced on-camera and thought of having a career as a professional dancer.
She then started to appear on television shows and family shows regularly, which led people to learn about her.
Kalani has also acted in many TV shows like ‘Bunheads,’ ‘Breaking Brooklyn,’ and ‘Swiped.’
In 2013, a life-changing event took place in Kalani Hilliker’s life, where she took part in Abby’s Ultimate Dance Competition.
This was the platform that brought Kalani Hilliker in the eye of millions.
Although she finished in fourth place, she won many people’s hearts with her awesome dancing talent.
After the competition, Kalani and her mother were invited to join the cast of Dance Moms by Abby Lee Miller.
At the beginning of the season, Kalani and her mother appeared in the episode “Big Trouble in the Big Apple.”
She was approved as a permanent member of the team during season five.
Kalani danced on the show till the seventh season and left the show to form The Irreplaceables with Nia Frazier, Chole Lukasiak, Kendall Vertes, and Camryn Bridges.
Recently, Kalani has a sock line, “Pretty Feet by Kalani,” which her fans loved and was sold at Claire’s.
In July 2020, Kalani was captured with a Blue Living Matter flag. It was publicized in November 2020, that she was supporting Donald Trump’s presidential campaign.
Furthermore, she also has good impressions of America’s Got Talent and ‘The View.’
Acting and Music Videos
Kalani Hilliker is also known and respected for her acting career.
Her acting career began in 2018 when she played in a movie, Brat’s Happy Death Day 2U.
In the same year, she again signed for another movie, Swiped, where she played Ashley’s role.
With the perks of being a professional dancer, she was signed in another big movie, Breaking Brooklyn, where she was a Contemporary Dancer.
Hilliker also began starring on the web series called Dirt in 2018.
After getting departed from the shows, she started to work on music videos.
Some of the music videos she has featured are ‘Turn Up The Track,’ ‘My Name,’ ‘It’s A Girl Party.’
Also, making her own YouTube channel, she began to upload her dancing videos, which millions of her fans loved.
Younger audiences love her videos.
Kalani Hilliker Awards and Nominations
As we know that Kalani began to dance at the age of two.
She has always been connected to dancing, and dance has become her strongest power to prove herself to the world.
- At the early age of eleven, in 2011, Kalani Hilliker became the 2nd Runner up in Mini Female Best Dancer for The Dance Awards.
- After improving herself and returning to the competition in 2013, she achieved the first-place award in Junior Female Best Dancer for The Dance Awards.
- In 2015, Industry Dance Awards nominated Kalani for Favorite Dancer 17 & Under, which was the big moment for her dancing career.
- In the next year of 2016, she was again nominated for Teen Choice Awards in Choice Dancer. Also, Kalani got 2nd Runner-up for the Teen Female Best Dancer of The Dance Awards.
- In 2017, Hilliker was announced for Teen Female Best Dancer and Favorite Dancer 17 & Under, where she was 2nd Runner up.
Who Is The Boyfriend of Kalani Brooke Hilliker?
This beautiful and young model is currently dating Brandon Chang. Kalani Hilliker and Brandon Chang started dating in 2014 and have been together for around 7 years.
The zodiac sign of Brooke is Libra, and Brandon Chang is Capricorn.
Kalani is 20 years old, while Brandon Chang is 37 years old.
This lucky and handsome boy, Brandon Chang, was born on 28 December 1982 in Toronto who is also a model and actor.
According to the data available on the internet, Kalani had at least 2 relationships before Brandon Chang. Though she is not previously engaged.
As per data available on the internet, Brooke’s former boyfriend is the Internet Personality Hayes Grier.
At the age of 15, Grier participated in the reality show Dancing With The Stars.
There is no more information about their relationships and the reason for their breakup.
Kalani Hilliker: Rumors and Controversy
Until now, there are no controversies or rumors of this American dancer and actress like other celebrities.
Net Worth, Income, and Lifestyle
This 20 years, young beautiful, and charming Kalani Hilliker is already making a lot of money through her career as an American actress and dancer.
As of the year 2021, the total estimated net worth of Kalani Hilliker is around $1 Million.
She also earns pretty good money with her modeling.
With her successful career, she lives a luxurious lifestyle in Los Angeles.
She has a Range Rover, which was gifted by her mom and stepdad.
Some Fun Facts about Kalani Hilliker
- Her favorite Instagram filter is Ludwig.
- Kalani’s current phone case has a rose with flames coming out of it.
- Her favorite song right now is “Young Dumb & Broke” by Khalid.
- Her celebrity crush is “Zac Efron.”
- Her personality in three words, “Fun, outgoing and responsible”
- Her dancing in three words, “Legs, flowy and strong.”
Social Media Presence
Kalani Hilliker is an active social media user and has a huge fan following.
She is more active in her Instagram account, with over 6 million followers with around 2k posts.
Likewise, she is equally active on her Twitter account, which has over 360K followers, and people love to read her tweets.
Joining in 2013, she has tweeted over 6K tweets until now.
You can even follow Kalani on her Facebook account, where she usually posts about recent updates that you might not want to miss.
She has got over 485K followers on her Facebook account as well.