Who Is Maddie Ziegler? Meet The Sia Chandelier Music Video Dancer Dance Moms Reality StarPosted on: May 3, 2018, by : xnlamp
Since the shows July 2011 debut, at the tender age of 8, Maddie has starred as one of several dancers on Lifetimes Dance Moms, a series that follows a group of award-winning youngsters and their stage mothers across dance competitions nationwide. Alongside her mother, Melissa Ziegler-Giso, and her sister, fellow dancer Mackenzie Ziegler, now 9, Maddie has been featured on 103 episodes. The show, currently on hiatus, recently startedproduction onthe second half of its fourth season.
In true Sia style, the secretive songstress does not star in her latestmusic video her place, the 38-year-old singer put in Maddie to portray a seemingly disturbed girl in the haunting three-minute piece. Just one week after its YouTube VEVO debut, the video has reached more than 6.7 million views and has received more than 68,000 likes, with a majority of viewers commenting on the dancers captivating performance.
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Its the best thing for us. They have more time to dance. Im happy, my girls are happy, and Abbys most certainly happy,Ziegler-Giso saidof the decision.
In an effort to scheduled in more dance training, Maddie and her sister Mackenzie are both home-schooled. Im so happy that she is working on her ballet and having these privates and shes home schooling so that the mother can get her here and do this,Miller revealedon Dance Moms in January. Maddie is homeschooled and it is opening numerous doors for her and that was my goal to begin with, she added.
Following her solo performance in Sias music video, Maddie was invited to perform the modern dance number on The Ellen DeGeneres Show. The pre-taped segment is reportedly scheduled to air next Monday. WOW! So many great people today and such a wonderful experience,Maddie shared on Instagramafter filming wrapped for the show Wednesday. Ellen is the best and I cant thank her enough! I also adore Sia! added the tween.
As a frequent first-place title winner, Maddie has long been a favorite of Abby Lee Dance Company teacher andDancing With the Starsguest judge Abby Lee Miller. The infamously tough Pittsburgh-based coach, who consistently refers to the lyrical powerhouse ashaving star potential, is frequently bashed by viewers (and her co-stars) for showing favoritism towards the youngster.
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Maddie is consistently compared to her fellow Dance Moms co-star and equally stunning performer, Chloe Lukasiak, 12. While the two girls claimed to be friends despite four seasons of going head-to-head at competitions, the pair admitted that their relationship was not without complications on the TV specialGirl Talkin April. I mean obviously were best friends but sometimes its kind of hard because we are always competing against each other, Chloe said. We kinda have to like each other, Maddie added. The network last pitted the girls against one another on the May 13 TV specialThe Battle of Maddie vs. Chloe.
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In similar Ziegler fashion, Maddies sister Mackenzie is also on her way to Hollywood stardom. Mackenzies debut album Mack Z shot to the top of the charts in iTunes just days after its release in April, the youngster beating out Katy Perry and Bruno Mars for thenumber one album spot. Mackenzies first music video for her singleIts A Girl Party(featuring a cameo from big sis Maddie) has more than 300,000 views on YouTube.
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Maddie Ziegler has long been known by fans of Lifetimes series Dance Moms, but for those not in-the-know, here are seven fast facts about the 11-year-old powerhouse and star of Sias new music video