Giovanni Pernice Wiki – Giovanni Pernice Biography
Giovanni Pernice is an Italian dancer and choreographer. He is well known for the Italian Open Latin Dance Champion in 2012 and the Guinness World Record holder for Jive kicks and flicks, as well as Charleston, swivels. Pernice was born in Sicily. At the age of 14, he moved to Bologna to focus on dance. He was motivated to be a dancer after watching the British ballroom dance television show Come Dancing. He has Specialised in Latin style, and he has won a number of competitions including the Italian 2012 Championships. In 2015 Pernice appeared as a professional dancer on BBC’s Strictly Come Dancing for its thirteenth series. He partnered with former Coronation Street actress and model, Georgia May Foote. They reached the finals of the competition but finished as joint runners-up alongside Kellie Bright and her professional partner, Kevin Clifton.
Pernice competed in the Strictly Come Dancing in different series. In December 2017, he broke the world record for the most Charleston swivel steps in 30 seconds, completing correctly 24. Pernice has took part in the national Strictly Come Dancing The Live Tour in 2016, and in 2017, as part of the professional dance troupe for group numbers and professional dances. In 2020, Pernice announced he was to appear at “Dancing With The Stars Weekends”, and in September 2020, Pernice and Anton du Beke announced a 2021 UK Tour “HIM & ME”. He is a member of the Federazione Italiana Danza Sportiva, part of the World DanceSport Federation, and competed at Youth and Adult levels between 2007 and 2014.
Giovanni Pernice Age
He was born on September 5, 1990, in Sicily, Italy.
He is dating his girlfriend Ashley Roberts. His girlfriend is an American singer, dancer, actress, model, and television personality. She is a member of the American pop girl group and dance ensemble The Pussycat Dolls. She has appeared in various British television shows, including I’m a Celebrity…Get Me Out of Here!, Dancing on Ice Ant & Dec’s Saturday Night Takeaway, The Jump in 2015, and Strictly Come Dancing in 2018.
He stands at a height of 5 feet 10 inches (1.78m) tall.
He has an estimated net worth of $1 million.
He is of Italian Nationality.
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Never wanted this moment to arrive but here we go…I’m so sorry to say that we have had to reachedule the remaining shows on this leg of the This Is Me tour. We have to think of everyone’s health and wellbeing. Thank you to all the amazing audiences we have had and apologies to those that haven’t seen the show yet. I hope we will be able to return in May … but in the meantime, be safe, be healthy, look after each other and be kind. I miss you already .. G !