Aljaz Skorjanec is a Popular Slovenian dancer and choreographer who has appeared on the BBC series Strictly Come Dancing as a professional dancer. In March 2022 he announced, via his Instagram account, that he was leaving the show after 9 years of career. During his nine series, he has provided us with some unforgettable moments on the show through his incredible choreography, passion for dance, and heart of gold.
The age of Aljaz Skorjanec is 32 years old. He was born on February 19, 1990, in Ptuj, Slovenia. He is about 1.83 m tall.his Zodiac Sign is Pisces. He is a resident of London, England, United Kingdom, and his nationality is Slovenian.
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Mr. Srecko Skorjanec and Miss Narasa Skorjanec are his father and mother. He has one sibling named Lara Skorjanec. His wife name is Janette Manrara. She is a Cuban-American television presenter, choreographer, and professional dancer from Miami, Florida, US. Originally a Salsa dancer, learning from her Cuban family, she formally studied dance from the age of 19.
What Is Strictly Aljaz Skorjanec Net Worth As He Leaves The Show? Here Is How Much Money He Has Made
Slovenian dancer Aljaz Skorjanec’s net worth has boosted after he came into Strictly Come Dancing. Continue reading the article to know more about his earnings.
What Is Strictly Aljaz Skorjanec Net Worth As He Leaves The Show?
Being in Strictly Dancing and choreographer, Aljaz Skorjanec has surely collected a huge net worth. According to Hollywood Magazine, Skorjanec has an estimated net worth of around $2 million. Recently, he has announced that he is set to leave Strictly Come Dancing after 10 years, following the footsteps of his wife Janette Manrara’s decision to quit the show. Aljaz had also said he would be “forever grateful” to the show.
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In a statement unleashed on Monday morning, the Ballroom and Latin dancer announced that Strictly 2021 would be his last. Although he didn’t give an actual reason for leaving, he did say he had said something exciting was coming up.
Aljaz Skorjanec Wife Name
Alajz Skorjanec is happily married to his beloved wife, Janette Manrara. The couple walked down the wedding aisle in 2017. Besides, Skorjanec and Manrara met each other at a dance studio in 2009.
Furthermore, Skorjanec and Manrara began dating each other and later engaged. Moreover, the duo does not have a child together, but they have openly talked about their baby plans in various interviews.
Skorjanec is active on Instagram as @aljazskorjanec, where he has accumulated more than 541k followers. From his account, Skorjanec shares various posts regarding his present life.
Aijaz Skorjanec career
In September 2013, Skorjanec became a professional dancer on the eleventh series of the British television show, Strictly Come Dancing. He was partnered with model Abbey Clancy. On 21 December, they won the series. He was the fourth professional to win in his first series of the show.
The following year, he returned for the show’s twelfth series, where he was partnered with Alison Hammond. They were the sixth couple to be eliminated from the competition.
For the show’s thirteenth series, he was partnered with Helen George. They were eliminated on Week 11 of the competition, leaving in sixth place.
For the show’s fourteenth series, he was partnered with model Daisy Lowe. They were the seventh couple to be eliminated from the competition, leaving in eighth place.
For the show’s fifteenth series, he was partnered with actress and former model, Gemma Atkinson. The couple reached the finals, but on the 16 December, they finished as joint runners-up, behind winners Joe McFadden and his professional dance partner, Katya Jones.
For the show’s sixteenth series, he was partnered with BBC newsreader and journalist Kate Silverton. The couple was eliminated on week 9 in Backpool, leaving in eighth place.
For the seventeenth series, he was partnered with socialite and chef, Emma Weymouth. They were eliminated on week 7, leaving in ninth place.
For the eighteenth series, he was partnered with BBC Radio 1 DJ and presenter, Clara Amfo.
For the nineteenth series, he was partnered with Dragons’ Denentrepreneur and TV personality, Sara Davies.
He complete his primary school from Osnovna šola Pohorskega odreda Slovenska Bistrica, Slovenia and middle school from Srednja šola Slovenska Bistrica, Slovenia.
Highest and lowest scoring performances per dance
|American Smooth||Abbey Clancy|
|Argentine Tango||Sara Davies||32||Kate Silverton||23|
|Charleston||Clara Amfo||39||Alison Hammond||27|
|Couple’s Choice||Sara Davies||23|
|Foxtrot||Abbey Clancy||35||Alison Hammond||22|
|Jive||Gemma Atkinson||30||Alison Hammond||21|
|Paso Doble||Gemma Atkinson||38||Abbey Clancy||32|
|Quickstep||Abbey Clancy||38||Gemma Atkinson||29|
|Rumba||Abbey Clancy||34||Kate Silverton||20|
|Salsa||Abbey Clancy||40||Gemma Atkinson||26|
|Samba||Abbey Clancy||39||Kate Silverton||20|
|Showdance||Abbey Clancy||38||Gemma Atkinson||37|
|Something-athon||Helen George||7||Abbey Clancy|
|Tango||Sara Davies||36||Emma Weymouth||22|
|Viennese Waltz||Helen George||39||Clara Amfo||23|
|Waltz||Abbey Clancy||40||Gemma Atkinson||26|
Career & Table Source: Wikipedia