Emma Watkins : Family, Net Worth, Parents, Husband, Children, Education and Career

Emma Watkins is an Australian singer, actress, and dancer know all about her in this article as like her Family, Net Worth, Parents, Husband, Children, Education and Career

Emma Watkins : Family, Net Worth, Parents, Husband, Children, Education and Career
Emma Watkins
  Bio
Name Emma Watkins
Birthdate ( Age) 21 September 1989
Place of Birth Sydney, Australia
Nationality Australian
Marital Status  Married
Spouse/Partner Lachlan Gillespie (m. 2016–2018) , Oliver Brian ( Engaged )
Children Not yet
Parents Richard WatkinsKathryn Watkins
Education Not Known
Profession Australian singer, actress, and dancer
Net Worth $1 Million - $2 Million
Last Update October 2021

Emma Olivia Watkins is an Australian singer, actress, and dancer, best known as a member of the children's group the Wiggles.

In October 2020, Watkins appeared in the music video for “Back 2 Back” by Samantha Jade. At the 2020 ARIA Music Awards in November, she joined an ensemble of Australian women singers to perform "I Am Woman" as a tribute to its singer and songwriter, Helen Reddy.

Early Life and Family

Watkins started ballet when she was four. She saw the Wiggles perform Irish dancing and later studied other styles of dance, including jazz, hip hop, tap and contemporary. She attended The McDonald College, a performing arts school; won a full scholarship at the Sydney Film School; and completed a certificate specialising in musical theatre at ED5 International in Sydney. Watkins earned a master's degree in Media Arts and Production at the University of Technology Sydney. 

She has taught dance to children since she was in high school. She has also performed in Bollywood films, learned drums and other percussion instruments, was crowned Miss Granny Smith Apples in 2009, and was learning Australian Sign Language by 2012.

Emma Watkins Husband, Is Emma Watkins Married

Watkins and fellow Wiggles performer Lachlan Gillespie were married on 9 April 2016 at Hopewood House in Bowral, New South Wales.On 3 August 2018, Watkins and Gillespie announced their separation.

On 5 April 2021, Watkins announced her engagement to Oliver Brian, a musician who works with the Wiggles. They had begun dating in December 2019.

Emma Watkins Net Worth

Emma Olivia Watkins is an Australian singer, actress, and dancer has an estimated Net Worth around $1 Million - $2 Million in 2021.

Professional Career

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".

Lisa Tolin of the Associated Press called Watkins a strong role model for girls, and reported that her fans came to concerts dressed like her and that they gave her homemade bows, which had become part of her signature look.Because of her popularity, she starred in the children's program on ABC Kids titled Emma!, consisting of episodes that are five minutes long, that premiered on 1 June 2015.

In September 2019, it was announced that Watkins would host weekend afternoon programs on Sydney and Melbourne radio station smoothfm.In October 2020, Watkins appeared in the music video for “Back 2 Back” by Samantha Jade. At the 2020 ARIA Music Awards in November, she joined an ensemble of Australian women singers to perform "I Am Woman" as a tribute to its singer and songwriter, Helen Reddy.