Kym Johnson is her name and dancing is her game. She is well-known for a number of exploits which all lead back to Dancing With The Stars. Her move from Australia to America made her even more popular and her life has become a topic of speculation since. Apart from her stellar dancing portfolio, there’s a whole lot of interesting information about her out there. So buckle up for all the juicy tidbits in relation to her biography.
Kym Johnson’s Biography (Age)
The Australian born and bred dancer was born on 4th August 1976 and started dancing when she was just three years old. Kym Johnson did not go into actual ballroom dancing till she was 13 years old. But since then, it has become second nature to her. Back in 1998, alongside her Lithuanian dancing partner, Tomas Atkocevicius, she bagged a second-place trophy at the Australian Dancesport Championships. The two also made it to the finals of the U.K. Ballroom Championships at Blackpool.
Kym Johnson had her first major on-screen break when she appeared on Dancing With The Stars Australia between 2004 and 2005. All in all, she appeared in a total of 3 seasons, then made a cameo in the 4th. Outside that, she also appeared on Australian Celebrity Survivor: Vanuatu (2006), The Celebrity Apprentice Australia (2013). Far before that, she transitioned to Dancing With The Stars USA where she danced on well over 10 seasons. During her time on the show, she was paired with celebrities like Jerry Springer, Donny Osmond, David Hasselhoff, Joey Fontane, and even her husband Robert Herjavec.
Kym Johnson’s Twins
Tying the knot with her season 10 partner Robert Herjavec was just the beginning of family life for the dancer. On April 23, 2018, just a minute apart, Kym Johnson welcomed her twins into the world. Her son and daughter are named Hudson Robert Herjavec and Haven Mae Herjavec respectively. The couple has shared some of the milestones and experiences since the two bundles of joy were added to their family.
The issue of dirty diapers was a topic that the couple had a lot to talk about. Herjavec quipped that he was spending too much time standing at a changing table. Then the couple went on to voice that they collectively wonder whether the diaper changing will ever end. For their first birthday celebration, the couple spared no expense at the shindig in Sydney, Australia. A whole lot of cake was in abundance and so were the balloons and smiles. The professional dancer did not hesitate to share pictures of the joyous event on her Instagram page.
Facts About Robert Herjavec’s Wife
She is the Founder and Owner of The BOD
Kym Johnson is the proud owner of the BOD, which is a platform for people to take dance and fitness classes with the star. They also have the option of consulting with nutrition experts in order to tailor a suitable regimen for them. The business is growing and is spreading its reach to the online community. With the launch of their online subscription series, users have the liberty to join in even if they are not situated in the Beverly Hills area. She succeeded in filling some very big shoes seeing as she opened it at a spot that was formerly the Simmons Studio.
Jane Fonda Inspired Her to Stay Fit
Anyone who is anyone has seen and benefitted from a Jane Fonda workout video. Based on this, it is no surprise that Kim still finds her quite enthralling. She continuously admits that Jane is her hero and she has idolized her since her childhood days. To show her general admiration for the beloved actress, she once dressed up as her to a Halloween Party. Then in the spirit of dedication, she got the attendees to start exercising.
Though she eats Healthy, she has a Sweet Tooth
A treat once in a while never hurt anyone, this is a mantra that Kym Johnson is no stranger to. Though she sticks to a pretty airtight diet, the professional dancer often indulges in a treat once in a while. She has it covered on the exercise front as well, so the star deserves that treat once in a while.