Who is Sean Lew?
Sean Lew was born on 25 November 2001, in Walnut, California, USA. He is a dancer, choreographer, actor, and cook, best known from gaining fame on television in competition shows such as “The X Factor”, “World of Dance”, and “Rachael VS Guy Kids Cook Off”. He was also a winner of the Food Network show – “Chopped Junior”.
The Wealth of Sean Lew – How rich is Sean Lew?
As of late-2019, sources estimate a net worth that is over $600,000, earned through success in his various endeavors; his dance and television projects have helped elevate his wealth, and as he continues to gain more opportunities because of his skills, his wealth may well continue to increase.
Early Life and Career Beginnings
Sean grew up in California alongside two sisters, raised by their parents. At a young age, he became very interested in dancing, setting his path to his eventual rise to fame on television. Aside from that, there are very few details revealed about his family, and it is not known if he took up any formal education, due to his early entry into the entertainment industry.
He gained one of his first professional dancing and acting projects at the age of eight, when he was cast as a dancer for the television series “Glee”, which focused on a glee club in a fictitious high school. The club competes in a circuit, while members deal with numerous issues such as race, sexuality, relationships, and teamwork. The show received a lot of favorable reviews throughout its run, leading to numerous awards. They also gained a lot of attention for the guests they’ve had during their run, which include Neil Patrick Harris.
After his run with “Glee”, Lew gained more exposure by joining reality television competitions as a way to further his career and possibly gain more opportunities in the industry, as well as boost his bank account. He worked in “The X Factor” as a dancer, the music competition franchise created by producer Simon Cowell, and adopted in numerous countries. The title is taken from a term which references an undefinable something that stars have. Winners of the competition gain a recording contract, though the show has been known for helping its other high placing competitors move forward in their respective careersalso.
He competed in the second season of “World of Dance” too, with dance partner Kaycee Rice. The reality series is produced by Jennifer Lopez, and features numerous dance performers, some perform solo while others join groups, and any style of dance is allowed, with competitors battling to eventually win a grand prize of $1 million. The show was created in partnership with the global dance brand World of Dance, which is already known for producing dance competitions and shows around the world. The show has been running for three seasons, with a fourth in production in 2020.
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Cooking Shows and Other Projects
As Sean continued with his career, he discovered another passion of his which led to more television projects. He was interested in cooking, and started to explore this newfound passion. He competed during the second season of “Rachael VS Guy Kids Cook Off”, a cooking competition which airs on the Food Network. Two teams captained by Rachael Ray and Guy Fieri compete against each other to determine who is the best cooking mentor of their team.
Each week, a member is eliminated, until the last cook standing remains, winning $50,000 cash which they can use or donate to a charity.
He also competed in the television series “Chopped” as a part of its “Chopped Junior” special. The show is a reality cooking game show hosted by Ted Allen, in which four chefs compete against each other for a chance to win $10,000 per episode. He managed to win the episode he competed in, leading to more exposure and a higher net worth.
Personal Life and Social Media
For his personal life, not much is known in terms of Lew’s romantic relationships. It is highly likely that he is single as he is still young, and probably not focused on looking for a relationship, but still exploring his career and taking opportunities with his path wide open. He is known to be close with his dance partner Kaycee Rice, though it‘s common for dance partners to have great chemistry while performing.
Similar to numerous dancers and reality television personalities, he is highly active online through social media. He has an account on Twitter, using the platform to promote his work, most recently videos of himself competing on television or creating choreographed dances which he posts on YouTube. He also has an Instagram account, on which he showcases his dance endeavors as well as a few personal photos; he’s even posted a few throwback photos. Another account he has is on Facebook, but he doesn’t post on the website often, at times taking months in between his posts.