Carrie Ann Inaba, the famous American television celebrity, rose to fame mainly as the judge of ABC TV’s popular show Dancing with the Stars. The reality TV star has always impressed audiences with her stunning media personality and given many memorable moments on screen. As a result, she has gathered a fan following on par with other popular celebrities.
Fans of Dancing with the Stars have personally witnessed her charisma and charming persona. In this article we bring to you, information about Inaba’s personal life, career, net worth, her origins, family and many other aspects of her life.
Carrie Ann Inaba Net Worth.
Carrie Ann Inaba’s net worth is rumored to be $9 million according to reports, but these figures are not officially verified. Her major source of income is her role as a judge in Dancing with the Stars from 2005 till the present day. A notable fact is that in 2014, the judges of the popular dancing reality show were reportedly earning $1.2 million per season. So we can assume that her salary would also be in a range close to this figure.
Carrie has also featured in a number of movies, which has further boosted her revenue.
Carrie Ann Inaba Career.
Carrie Ann Inaba was born in Hawaii but started her career in Japan as a pop-star and gained widespread popularity in the country. On her return to the US, she featured in the group of backup dancers called Fly Girls for the TV series In Living Color. She was also a solo dancer in Madonna’s entourage for her Girlie Show World Tour in 1993.
Later, Carrie Ann Inaba tried her hand in acting by featuring in many movies. She was particularly interested in the genre of action movies. That is why she even studied Tae-Kwon-Do with Billy Blanks – the inventor of Tae Bo. Some of Carrie’s best known movies are Austin Powers and Showgirls.
She has also appeared in many television shows such as The View, Breaking the Magician’s Code and Hannah Montana, to name a few.
Inaba has also worked as a choreographer for the American Idol and for the renowned Miss America Pageant for five years. Finally, she joined the judges’ panel of ABC TV’s hit show Dancing with the stars, where she remains a judge till date.
Carrie even launched a media production company, EnterMediArts Inc., where she wrote, directed, and edited films and TV shows. Some popular works of her media company are E! Behind The Scenes Miss America Special and the 7th edition of the Festival of the Pacific Arts as well as the short film Black Water, which was well received.
Is Carrie Ann Inaba Married, Who Is Her Husband, Kids?
Inaba is not married, but she has been romantically involved in a few relationships in the past. She dated Artem Chigvintsev, a Russian-American professional dancer from 2006 to 2008.
In 2009, she began dating actor Jesse Sloan, their relationship lasting for about three years until they broke up in 2012.
Later in 2016, she announced her engagement to American actor Robbie Warren Derringer. But the two called off their engagement a year later in 2017.
Body Measurements of Carrie Ann Inaba
Inaba is 5 ft 6 inches in height, while she weighs about 55 kilos. Her waist size is 28 inches and her hip size is 37 inches. Game show host, Carrie Ann Inaba height is 5 ft 6 inches
Quick Facts Of Carrie Ann Inaba
|Celebrated Name||Carrie Ann Inaba|
|Nick Name||Carrie Ann Inaba|
|Birth Name||Carrie Ann Inaba|
|Place Of Birth||Honolulu, Hawaii, United States|
|Educational Qualification||B.A. degree in world expressions and societies|
|Famous For||Actress, Singer, Dancer and Television Judge|
|Partner||Artem Chigvintsev (2006 – 2008), Jesse Sloan (2009 – 2012) and Robb Derringer (2016 – 2017)|
|Height||5 feet 6 inches|
|Net Worth||$ 8 million|
|Ethnicity||Mixed: Japanese, Chinese and Irish|
|Eye Color||Dark Brown|
|Waist Size||28 inches|
|Breast Size||35 inches|
|Hip Size||37 inches|
|Father||Rodney Y. Inaba|
|Bra Cup Size||32 B|
|Body Measurement||35-28-37 inches|
|School||Hanahaouli School and Punahou School|
|Shoe Size||6 (US)|
|College / University||Sophia University and University of California|
Carrie Ann Inaba was born in Honolulu Hawaii on the 5th of January, 1968 to Rodney and Patty Inaba. She is the younger of two children. Her parent’s upbringing led her to realize the importance of her cultural roots since a young age. This led her to learning Hula, a traditional Hawaiian dance, in her childhood years and eventually pursuing a career in dancing. The renowned celebrity judge is actually of Japanese, Chinese, and Irish descent.