Delightful moves, rhythmic actions, superb dance quality, more and much more- this is what describes one of the most graceful dancers ever- Lauren Gottlieb. Lauren was born on June 8, 1988 in Arizona, USA. She is known worldwide for being a contestant at the third season of a reality show- So You Think You Can Dance, and for debuting in Indian flick – ABCD (Any Body Can Dance).
I know that you are getting crazy to know about this vivacious actor and a graceful dancer. So today, I am going to reveal you the facts and details about the lass who is also a contestant and a strong possibility to win the ongoing Jhalak Dikhla Jaa Season-6.
Lauren Gottlieb’s Bio
Lauren started to dance when she was 7, and moved to Los Angles in 2006, to pursue her career in dancing. She became immensely popular with the third season of dance reality show of FOX network- So You Think You Can Dance. At present, she is trained in Jazz, Ballet, Contemporary, Jazz Funk and a Hip-Hop dance forms.
Lauren Gottlieb into Acting Career
Lauren did a cameo in ABC Family’s “Make it or Break it” in 2009, and was transferred to acting thereafter. This made her fall in love with acting, and she switched to acting professionally. She also acted in Alvin and Chipmunks: Chipwrecked in 2011.
Her dedication towards acting and her fearless acting skills were tested when she was casted for Remo D’Souza’s ABCD, which was highly anticipated as being the first 3D dance film in India. She spent 3 months in India, to learn Hindi and Bollywood filming techniques. In her very first movie, she got to work with one of the best choreographers and actor of Indian Cinema- Prabhu Deva, Kay Kay Menon, Ganesh Acharya and also few contestants from dance reality show in India- Dance India Dance.
Lauren Gottlieb’s Role in ABCD
ABCD was the first 3D dance movie experience for India, and it was the first Bollywood appearance for Lauren. Lauren played Rhea who was the female protagonist of the flick. ABCD portrayed the culture and heritage of India impeccably. In the movie, Rhea starts with a school of dance, which is run by ay- Kay Menon’s character. She becomes a technical ballet dancer. Due to the fight that happens between Prabhu Deva’s character and Kay Kay Menon’s character, Rhea becomes from a technical classical dancer to a hip-hop dancer. Her dances and moves in the movie were commendable and worth watching.
Lauren Gottlieb as a Contestant in Jhalak Dikhla Jaa Season 6
Lauren already became popular with her dance moves in ABCD. Currently, she is appearing as a contestant in season 6 of dance reality show –Jhalak Dikhla Jaa on Colors. Having exposed to so many different dance forms, she is one of the strongest possibility to win the trophy of the show. She is one of the few dancers on the show, who takes risks and challenges in her performance every week, and come up with something matchless and ground-breaking.
Lauren Gottlieb’s New Home in Mumbai
Despite her performance in the movie ABCD, it created a lot of trouble for Lauren to find a roof for herself in the city of dreams- Mumbai. Till then, she stayed at her choreographer cum friend Punit’s place, until she found a livelihood for herself. Finally, she has managed to find a home for herself at Yari Road, Andheri.