Emma is an Australian singer, actress, and dancer, best known as a former member of the children’s group the Wiggles. Emma has a net worth of about $12 million. Read on to learn more about Emma Watkins.
Who is Emma Watkins?
Emma Olivia Watkins was on born 21 September 1989 in Sydney Australia. Her parents are Richard and Kathryn. She has a sister named Hayley.
Emma attended The McDonald College where she won a full scholarship at the Sydney Film School and completed with a certificate in musical theatre at ED5 International in Sydney.
She earned a master’s degree in Media Arts in Communication at the University of Technology Sydney.
How old is Emma Watkins?
Emma is 32 years old. She was born on September 21, 1989.
How Tall Is Emma Watkins?
Emma stands at a height of 5’4″ (1.63 m).
Is Emma Watkins married?
Emma is engaged to her boyfriend Oliver Brian, a musician who works with the Wiggles. They began dating in December 2019 and announced their engagement in April 2021.
Watkins was initially married to Lachlan Gillespie a fellow performer. They were married on 9 April 2016 and on 3 August 2018, they announced their separation.
Emma started dancing at an early age. She started ballet when she was 4. In 2010, Watkins began performing with the Wiggles, first as Fairy Larissa and then as Wags the Dog, Dorothy the Dinosaur, and as a Wiggly Dancer.
She used her film skills during tours with the group, providing them with video and editing services. In May 2012, the Wiggles announced that Watkins would become the first female Wiggle, replacing founding member Greg Page as the Yellow Wiggle. The original members stated that they chose Watkins because she was the most qualified for the job, and commented that it was “a strategy for marketing the Wiggles into the next generation”.
She has also taught children to dance since she was in high school and performed in Bollywood films, played drums and percussion instruments, was crowned Miss Granny Smith Apples in 2009 and was learning Australian Sign Language by 2012.
Emma Watkins Net Worth
Emma has an estimated net worth of $12 million.