Allison Holker is an American dancer.Her full name is Allison Renae Holker Boss.She was born and brought up in U.S..She started her career as a backup dancer and rose to fame when she performed at the opening and closing ceremonies of 2002 Olympic games.She was also seen in Disney movies ‘High School Musical’ and its sequel.She was in Top 8 on the second season of dance reality show ‘So You Think You Can Dance’.She also appeared in a music video ‘Jar of Hearts’ by Christina Perri.She then worked as one of the 12 professional dancers on the 19th season of ‘Dancing with the Stars’.She was paired with Mean Girls actor Jonathan Bennet.She reached the finals of the show in the 20th season when she was partnered with R5 singer and actor Riker Lynch.
Born Name Allison Renae Holker
Nick Name Alli
Allison Holker at 2015 Dizzy Feet Foundation Celebration of Dance Gala in Los Angeles
Allison Holker is currently 27 according to her birthdate February 06, 1988
Sun Sign Aquarius
Born Place Minnesota, United States
In June 2006, she graduated from Timpanogos High School in Orem, Utah.
She took dance training from The Dance Club in Orem.
Occupation Professional dancer, TV actress
Father – Unknown
Mother – Unknown
Siblings – Unknown
She is signed to Diaz Management Group.
Height 5 ft 3 in or 160 cm
Weight 52 kg or 115 pounds
Boyfriend / Spouse
Allison Holker started dating pro dancer Stephen “tWitch” Boss in August 2010 after meeting him on the set of dance show So You Think You Can Dance during season 7. She had a crush on him, the moment she met Stephen in the rehearsals. After dating for more than two years, the couple got engaged on January 20, 2013. By the end of that year, on December 10, 2013, they had married each other at Villa San-Juliette Winery in California. He is around 9 inches taller than her.
Allison already has a daughter, Weslie Renae Fowler (born – May 2008) from her previous relationship(s).
The couple is expecting their first child together in 2016.
Allison Holker and Stephen “tWitch” Boss
Race / Ethnicity
She has German and part Asian ancestry.
Hair Color Light Brown
Eye Color Amber
Sexual Orientation Straight
Amber colored eyes
Well defined body
Measurements 34-25-33 in or 86-63.5-84 cm
Dress Size 6 (US) or 36 (EU)
Bra Size 34A
Shoe Size 6.5 (US)
Allison Holker at 2015 Radio Disney Music Awards
Along with Stephen “tWitch” Boss, She has appeared in Microsoft’s Surface Pro commercial. You can check out behind the scenes on YouTube.
Best Known For
Appearing in the dance competition show So You Think You Can Dance, first as a contestant in season 2, and then as an all-star from seasons 7 to 11.
Allison appeared in the 2006 comedy drama TV film High School Musical for her role as cheerleader dancer.
First TV Show
In 2011, she appeared as dancer #3 in the dance mystery series House M.D. in an episode entitled “Bombshells.”
It’s understandable that dance is her biggest workout. Practicing dance and other dance rehearsals for the shows provide her with a nice cardio workout.
As per her interview with Women’s Fitness, she does workout almost daily. Allison starts with cardio for 20 minutes followed by weight training for 45 minutes. The complete exercise session is ended by doing stretching for 10 minutes. Everyday, she works on one body part.
Apart from this, she also brings variation in her routine by doing cycling at SoulCycle, Pilates, yoga, and TRX training.
Holker is also an Onnit Athlete.
Allison Holker Favorite Things
Food – Sushi
TV Show – Scandal, Game of Thrones, House of Cards, Friends (1994-2004), Disney’s Jessie
Book – Harry Potter book series (By JK Rowling), etc.
Movie – Snatch (2000), Harry Potter film series (All 8 films)
Color – Black, Silver
Band – R5
Dance Styles – Hip hop, jive, cha-cha, Argentine tango, contemporary
City – Toronto (in Canada)
Source – YouTube Interview
Allison Holker at the premiere of Ant-Man in 2015
Allison Holker Facts
Allison was born in Minnesota, but raised in Orem, Utah.
Holker started taking dance training at the “Dance Club” at the age of 9.
As a professional dancer, she is skilled in various dance forms including contemporary, ballet, tap, and jazz.
She got to perform at 2002 Winter Olympics, both at the opening and closing ceremony with the band Earth, Wind & Fire.
Allison is a member of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints.
As a dancer, she won her first national dance title in 2004.
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