Leiomy Maldonado Biography
A native of New York, Leiomy Maldonado is an American transgender, Afro-Perto Rican dancer, instructor, model, activist, and ballroom dancer.
Previously, Maldonado was a member of the dance troupe “Vogue Evolution” which was featured on Season of America’s Best Dance Crew. Leiomy has had the privilege of working with artists such as Willow Smith, Icona Pop, and CocoRosie. She is the founder of the House of Amazon.
Leiomy Maldonado Age and Birthday
American actress and dancer, Maldonado, was born on April 28th, 1987 in New York City, United States. Leiomy is 34 years old as of 2021. She celebrates her birthday on April 28th every year.
Leiomy Maldonado Height and Weight
Maldonado is of an average height. However, she has not disclosed any information about her weight, height nor her other body measurements. This information is currently under review and will soon be updated.
Leiomy Maldonado Family, Parents, and Siblings
The family of Maldonado is expected to soon be updated as Leiomy lives a low profiled life and hardly shares much information about herself. Her parents, siblings, and other relatives are yet to be disclosed.
Leiomy Maldonado Dating, Husband and Children
The love life of Leiomy who is an American actress is kept away from the public. There is no known information about her past nor her current relationship status. This information is however currently under review and will soon be updated.
Leiomy Maldonado Education and Career
The educational background of Maldonado is currently under review. There is no known information on her level of education nor her educational status. This information is currently under review and will soon be updated.
Maldonado has been an active member of the ballroom scene in New York since the young age of 15. Leiomy is the first-ever openly transgender woman to appear on MTV’s America’s Best Dance Crew. She choreographed and appeared in Willow Smith’s “Whip My Hair” music video.
Her signature hair flip move, “the Leiomy Lolly”, has been adopted by musicians and celebrities, such as Janet Jackson, Beyonce, Lady Gaga, and Britney Spears. Maldonado was featured in Icona Pop’s “All Night” music video, which paid tribute to the 1991 documentary Paris is Burning.
She was the star of the Nike “#BeTrue” advertisement, in support of Pride Month 2017; she is only the second transgender athlete to be featured in a Nike video advertisement. She was filmed in the music video of Russian pop singer Philipp Kirkorov “Цвет настроения синий” (Mood color is blue).
She appears in the second episode of the docuseries My House and is the “mother” of Tati 007; she also is the choreographer for the ballroom scenes in the show Pose. She also appeared in Pose playing the character Florida Ferocity. Leiomy cites Ballroom icons Yolanda Jourdan & Alloura Jourdan Zion as her main influences behind her vogue. Maldonado is one of the judges on the HBO Max show Legendary.
Leiomy Maldonado Net Worth and Salary
The American dancer and television personality, Maldonado has made a great fortune over the years from her career. Her annual salary and her estimated net worth are currently under review and will soon be updated.