Casper Smart is an internationally recognised hip-hop dancer, actor and choreographer who became highly famous due to his high-energy stage performances. Having started his career as a backup dancer, Casper established himself as a much sought after choreographer and creative director for dance shows. He has also featured in several TV shows, advertisements and several Hollywood movies, which has made him an international dance sensation. He also remained in news due to his 5 year long love affair with Jennifer Lopez. After breaking up with her in 2016, he is presently dating the famous fitness model Page Hathway. Know more about Casper Smart and his net worth in 2018, read the following article.
Casper Smart Early Life
Having born to a middle class family in Anaheim, Caifornia in the year 1987; Casper Smart is the third of the five siblings including sisters and brothers. He was initially named ‘Beau’ Smart. His parents, father Roy Smart and mother Shawna Ann Lopez, were of white ethnicity and American descent. He had to spend much of his childhood under the supervision of his grandmother as his parents got separated due to their internal conflicts. He felt attracted towards dancing quite early in his life and always wanted to be a choreographer. He played upon Sexophone during his school days. His dancing skills came to be noticed when he won a dance contest held by Debbie Allen at 18 years of age.
Casper Smart Career, Awards & Achievement
Casper Smart started his dancing career with ‘Ellen’s Even Bigger Really Big show’, a T.V. movie which gave recognition to Casper Smart as an exceptional dancer. He performed in television shows like ‘So You Think You Can Dance’, ‘X Factor’, ‘Glee’ and ‘Ellen’s Even Bigger Really Big show’. His exceptional dancing skills gradually established him on a sure footing and he started working as a back-up dancer for well-established performers like Sean Paul, Nicki Minaj, Flo Rida, Beyonce and Jennifer Lopez. He also featured in movies like “Step Up:3D’, ‘Perfect Match’, ‘Dance Flick’, ‘Alvin and the Chipmunks: The Squeakquel’, ‘Honey 2’ and ‘The Big Bang Theory’. His exceptional dancing skills got him the offers of choreographing for stage shows, movies and TV shows.
Casper Smart is one of the topmost dancers and creative directors in the world today. He has also choreographed for such big artists as Eminem, Mike Posner, Alexander Burke and Beyonce. His 5 year long relationship with Jennifer Lopez broke off in 2016 but his career is at its all-time high. He is frequently seen in movies, advertisements and commercial projects for which he is highly paid.
Awards and Achievements:
Casper Smart is a world famous stage performer and sizzling dancer. His first major nomination came in the year 2013 when he got nominated for MTV Video Music Awards for Best Choreography. Having gained international acclaim for his high-energy dance performances, he is today a much in demand choreographer, creative director and actor.
Net Worth of Casper Smart
Casper Smart’s net worth is $2 million dollars. He has accumulated this huge amount of money by working as a creative dance director, actor and dancer for multiple commercial projects such as movies, advertisements, stage shows and T.V. shows.
He is still in the prime of his life and has a long way to go. His acting career has started on a promising note and there is every chance of Casper making it big in the film industry too. However he is already an internationally acclaimed dancer and stage performer.