Sharna Burgess Biography, Age, Wiki, Height, Weight, Boyfriend, Family & More

Sharna Burgess

Biography / Wiki

Success is the sum of small efforts, repeated day in and day out, this line has been very well proved by Sharna Burgess who is an Australian ballroom dancer, choreographer, and host. Moreover, she is widely famous for being a professional partner and troupe member on the ABC series Dancing with the Stars.

In fact, she captured huge publicity as the winner of season 27 of the American television show Dancing with the Stars with her celebrity partner Bobby Bones, where she has also been a runner-up in other seasons.

Height / Weight / Age

Born on 21 June 1985, this gorgeous dancer has turned 38 years old. Her height measures 168 centimeters and 5’6” in feet & inches. Moreover, she is very conscious about her physique and figure and takes care of her weight which is 52 kilograms and 115 lbs in pounds.

She maintains herself with the figure measurements of 33 inches breast, 24 inches waist, and 34 inches hips. She has a beautiful doll-like face which is complemented by her blue eyes and red hair.

Net Worth

Sharna has gathered a very handsome amount of net worth through her career as a dancer and a TV personality. Having started her career in the year 2011 as the cast of the ABC series “Dancing with the Stars”, she has made a healthy fortune.

According to the sources, her estimated net worth is $750K approximately. As of now, she is living a lavish and luxurious lifestyle with her earnings.

Education / Family

Born and grew up in Wagga Wagga, New South Wales, Australia, Sharna belongs to the white ethnicity. She is the loving and caring daughter of Ray Burgess(father) and Lucy Burgess(mother). Moreover, she became interested to learn dance at a very young age. So, Burgess took part in many local and national dance competitions and won most of them.

In fact, at the young age of 15, she went on to represent Australia at the World Championships in both the Latin and Standard styles and also reached the semi-finals of the competition. Later, this stunning beauty was also performed in the 2000 Summer Olympics Closing Ceremonies.

Thereafter, at the age of 18, she moved to London in order to continue her career in dance. Sharna won many titles in London and also participated in a UK tour with the show “Simply Ballroom”. After that, she got the golden opportunity to be a cast member of “Burn the Floor” after a choreographer, Jason Gilkison mentioned her name for the spot.

Moreover, she worked as a cast member for Burn the Floor for around 6 years. Talking about her education, she never disclosed any information about her educational background.


Sharna Burgess

Nick Name Sharna Burgess
Birth Place Wagga Wagga, New South Wales, Australia
Date of birth June 21, 1985
Age 38 Years
Height In Feet & Inches: 5’6”

In Centimeters: 168 cm

Weight In Kilograms: 52 kg

In Pounds: 115 lbs

Eye color Blue
Hair color Red
Profession Dancer
Sexual orientation Straight
School Not Known
College Not Known
Religion Christianity
Nationality American
Home town Wagga Wagga, New South Wales, Australia
Zodiac Sign Cancer
Fathers name Ray Burgess


Sharna Burgess with her father
Sharna Burgess with her father

Mothers name Lucy Burgess


Sharna Burgess with her mother
Sharna Burgess with her mother

Brothers Not Known
Sisters Not Known

Career / Fashion and Style

Moving towards her career, Sharna took the first step towards her professional career by first appearing on the Australian version of “Dancing With the Stars”. Moreover, she also joined the cast of the 13th season of the American reality show “Dancing With the Stars” in the year 2011.

In fact, she helped choreographer, Jason Gilkison on both the Australian and American versions of the show. Furthermore, Burgess worked as a troupe member in the American reality series “Dancing with the Stars” until its 15th season. After that, she became a cast member and partnered with Andy Dick in its 16th season.

Both of them finished the season in the 7th position. Thereafter, Sharna returned in the 17th season of the series being a professional partner. She became a partner with former NFL footballer, Keyshawn Johnson and was the first to be eliminated. Other than this, she partnered with an Olympic ice dancer, Charlie White in the 18th season.

The duo reached the semi-finals before ending the season in the 5th position. In addition to this, she also collaborated with Travis Smiley, Noah Galloway, Nick Carter, and Antonio Brown in the show’s 19th, 20th, 21st, and 22nd seasons respectively.

Later, she made her come back on the show partnering with the race car driver, James Hinchcliffe in the year 2016. They made it to the finals and finished the season as a first runner-up. Besides this, Sharna she paired up with professional bull rider, Bonner Bolton for season 24.

The duo finished the season in 5th place after getting eliminated on week 8. After that, she partnered up with NBA player, Derek Fisher in season 25 and finished the season in the 11th position. Additionally, in season 26, Burgess paired with NFL player, Josh Norman and finished it on 2nd position.

Later, she won her first title of Dancing with the Stars on its 27th season paired with her dancing celeb partner, Bobby Bones. In spite of getting low scores from the judges, the duo was able to be in the show due to the public vote.

Apart from that, Burgess became the judge of the Australian version of “Dancing With the Stars” in the year 2019. That’s why she didn’t participate in the 28th season of the American reality show “Dancing with the Stars”.

But, Sharna returned back in the show in its 29th season pairing up with actor, Jesse Metcalfe which premiered on September 14, 2020. The pair was eliminated in the fifth week of the competition and finished in 12th place.

Boyfriend, Affairs, Husband, and More

As for her relationship status, Sharna is an unmarried lady. However, she has been in various relationships. Burgess entered into a romantic relationship with a dancer and choreographer, Paul Kirkland in the year 2010. Unfortunately, this relation couldn’t last long and came to an end in the year 2015.

After that, she was also rumored to be dating Bonner Bolton in the year 2017. But, she denied the rumors. Besides this, she was also rumored to be in a relationship with Pierson Fode in the year 2018. She also declined it as well. As of now, Sharna is dating Brian Austin Green. Moreover, this lovely couple first met each other after being set up by mutual friends.

Boyfriend Paul Kirkland,


Sharna Burgess with her ex-boyfriend Paul
Sharna Burgess with her ex-boyfriend Paul

Bonner Bolton,

Sharna Burgess with her ex-boyfriend Bonner
Sharna Burgess with her ex-boyfriend Bonner

Pierson Fode,

Sharna Burgess with her ex-boyfriend Pierson
Sharna Burgess with her ex-boyfriend Pierson

Brian Austin Green

Sharna Burgess with her boyfriend Brian
Sharna Burgess with her boyfriend Brian

Marital status Unmarried
Husband None
Children None

Favorite Things

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Favorite Actor Not Known
Favorite Actress Not Known
Favorite Destination Not Known

Sharna Burgess

Some Interesting Facts About Sharna Burgess

  • She started training in ballet, jazz, and gymnastics at the young age of 5.
  • Burgess is very fond of rock climbing with her friends on her free weekends.
  • Sharna discovered that she had a small tear in her knee ligament after her performance in the World Championships semi-finals.
  • When she was a kid the sound of airplanes scared the crap out of her.
  • She hates carbonated drinks.
  • Her favorite music is ‘90s hip-hop’.
  • Sharna watched the movie It too young as a kid and has since been terrified of clowns.
  • Burgess seems to harbor an abnormal and severe fear for heights, which she is not afraid to admit.
  • She is also very popular on Instagram has more than 905K followers.
  • When Sharna was 3 years old, she went to pet the dog next door and walked the wrong way home, and got lost for hours.
  • She is also a member of The Mile High Club.

Social Media Profile(s)

  1. Instagram @sharnaburgess
  2. Twitter@SharnaBurgess
  3. Facebook @RealSharnaBurgess
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