Billy Blanks Jr. Net Worth
Billy Blanks, Jr. net worth and salary: Billy Blanks, Jr. is an American fitness guru, personal trainer, dancer, and author who has a net worth of $5 million dollars. Billy Blanks, Jr. is the son of fitness icon, Billy Blanks, the creator of Tae Bo.
Billy Blanks, Jr. began dancing when he was in elementary school. He was actually mentored by dancer/singer/actress/choreographer Paula Abdul. He went on to choreograph for school musicals, local productions, and dance groups before steady work in music videos and on musical tours pulled him away. He also danced in music videos for Paula Abdul, Madonna, and Babyface, and appeared on such television shows as "The Practice", "Sister, Sister", and "American Dreams". He starred as Tyrone Jackson in the National Tour of "Fame".
Billy became a household name after appearing on the reality show, "Shark Tank" in 2012. After receiving an offer on the show, Blanks initially declined. Daymond John tracked Billy down after the cameras stopped rolling and convinced him to take a deal.
Immediately prior to accepting the deal, Billy claimed to be so broke that he could not pay his electric bills or afford Christmas presents for his kids. At one point the family was technically homeless. Today Billy and his wife Sharon are considered "America's First Family Of Fitness". In March 2017 Billy was named artistic director of the Wall Street Theater in Norwalk, Connecticut.As of early 2019 they have more than 500 teachers in the US and 600 globally.
Billy Blanks Jr.
|Net Worth:||$5 Million|
|Profession:||Dancer, Singer, Fitness professional|