Kym Johnson is a famous Australian traditional dancer or Ballroom dancer, who is also a great entertainer. She became famous as she was one of the contestants on the American version of ‘Dancing with the Stars’ for fifteen seasons. To know more about Kym Johnson and her net worth in the year 2018, read the following article.
Kym Johnson’s Early Life
Currently, known as Kym Herjavec (after marriage), Kym Johnson was born on August 4, 1976, in Sydney, New South Wales, Australia. There is no information about her parents on the internet media, but she often invites her parents to watch her shows. Right from childhood, she always had a very close relationship with her parents.
Johnson did her schooling from Sydney and was an average student. She always loved dancing, so her parents supported her passion and decided to send her to the classes. She began dancing at a very early age and began concentrating on formal dances at the age of thirteen.
After finishing her school, there is no record of her attending college. It was her childhood dream to become a great ballroom dancer, so at a very early age, she started working on it.
No doubt, Johnson’s dancing skills, and her perfect physique makes her one of the hottest ladies. She has always been a fitness freak, who always worked hard to maintain her shape. There are no records of her dating anyone before coming to fame.
Johnson was dating Australian Cricketer, Shane Watson for a long time. They were often seen in public together and she did attend a lot of games just to see her man play. As the time passed by, their chemistry started to fade and the couple decided to break up on mutual understanding.
After that, Johnson met Robert Herjavec on the sets of ‘Dancing with the Stars’. Within no time, the duo started dating and got married in Los Angeles in a simple ceremony. Kym never had kids of her own, on the other hand, Robert had three kids from previous marriage. Recently, this year, 41-years old mother gave birth to twins and told media that she is going to raise her kids in Australia.
Kym Johnson’s Career, Awards & Achievement
Johnson’s first major success as a professional dancer came at the Australian Dancesport Championships, where she and her partner, Tomas Atkocevicious, rocked the stage with their performance by winning the competition. Then she contested for the country on the global stage, but Kym resigned in between due to some personal issue.
After taking a break for some time, Johnson returned to the dancing world, and made an appearance in the Australian reality television series ‘Dancing with the Stars’. She was a part of the show for consecutive three seasons, in which, she and her partner, Tom Williams won the second season. She then appeared in another Australian series called ‘Australian Celebrity Survivor: Vanuatu’.
Johnson’s success in Australia led her to travel the United States, where she joined the American version of ‘Dancing with the Stars’ on the third season. Till now, she has appeared in fifteen seasons of the show and has won the competition on two occasions with partners, Donny Osmond and Hines Ward.
Apart from dancing, Johnson can also be seen in few mainstream movies, TV commercials and, plugs.
Awards & Achievements
Johnson’s incredible dancing talent has mesmerised the world. It is an incredible achievement for her to win the same ‘Dancing with the Stars’ competition in two different nations.
Net Worth of Kym Johnson
The estimated net worth of Kym Johnson is approximately $2 million. Her main source of income has been her contribution to the world of dancing. She has also earned quite a hefty income from her acting career.
Kym Johnson turned her childhood dream into reality. She was focused on becoming a great dancer right from the age of two. She worked extremely hard to achieve the success she is enjoying today. Currently, she is giving all her attention to the twins by taking a break from her dancing career.