Bruno Tonioli Biography | Net worth

Bruno Tonioli who is worth about $16 million is a renowned Italian choreographer, ballroom and Latin dancer, and TV personality. He is well known for being the judge of ‘Strictly Come Dancing’ and Dancing with the Stars as well as appearing in DanceX which is a British talent show.

Bruno Tonioli has similarly featured on its American adaptation Dance War: Bruno vs. Carrie Ann.

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Bruno Tonioli

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Quick Profile

  • Full Names: Bruno Tonioli
  • Date of Birth: November 25 1955
  • Place of Birth: Ferrara, Italy
  • Age: 66 years
  • Gender: Male
  • Nationality: British-Italian
  • Father: Werther Tonioli
  • Mother: Fulvia Tonioli
  • Siblings: Not Available
  • Height: 5 feet 9 inches
  • Weight: 76 kg
  • Hair Colour: Dark
  • Eye Colour: Hazel
  • Profession: Choreographer, Ballroom and Latin Dancer, Television Personality
  • Net Worth: $16 million
  • Salary $30 thousand
  • Marital Status: Dating
  • Instagram: brunotonioliofficial
  • Twitter: @BrunoTonioli

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Bruno Tonioli Biography

Bruno Tonioli

  • Early Life and Education
  • Career
  • Awards and Achievements
  • Bruno Tonioli Place of Residence
  • Bruno Tonioli Net Worth

Early Life and Education

Bruno Tonioli was born on November 25, 1955, in Ferrara, Italy to Werther Tonioli, a bus driver, and Fulvia Tonioli, who stitched car-seat upholstery and a seamstress. He has not divulged any information concerning his siblings. That information is not available.

Talking about his education, Bruno Tonioli was educated but there is no information as regards his educational qualifications or schools he attended yet.

Growing up, Bruno was very passionate about dancing, and started practicing while his parents were fully in support of his passion and for it to become his career.

Bruno as a child developed his passion for dancing as a result of the fact that his father was a strong fan of Fred Astaire and Gene Kelly and all the great Hollywood musicals of the Golden Age. Bruno on his part was completely possessed by them and he also danced as a toddler in front of the radio

Later, Bruno left home at age 18 to pursue a dancing career. Bruno is fluent in English, Spanish, French, Portuguese, and Italian.


Bruno Tonioli

Bruno was into dance from a very early age. Prior to his career as a choreographer, Bruno danced and acted.

Bruno switched from dancing to choreography when he was about to land his big break starring opposite Pamela Stephenson, but the Equity strike thwarted the project. He was asked by Pamela Stephenson to give her dance lessons as well as suggested he take up choreography. The rest is history.

In the course of his choreography career, Bruno as part of the group Duke and the Aces participated in the United Kingdom’s competition for the selection of an entry for the Eurovision Song Contest in 1980 but he did not win.

He was one of the dancers on the video for Elton John’s, ‘I’m Still Standing’, directed by Arlene Phillips in 1983.

As a choreographer, Bruno has also worked on music videos, stage shows, and tours for artists such as Elton John, Freddie Mercury, Tina Turner, Sting, the Rolling Stones, Sinitta, Boy George, Dead or Alive, Bananarama, and Duran Duran.

Bruno has worked on films such as Ella Enchanted and Little Voice, as well as the videos and shows of stars like Michael Jackson, and Paul McCartney, including choreographing the band Arcadia’s music video for their song “Election Day”.

Bruno Tonioli also has been a renowned judge on “Strictly Come Dancing,” the U.K. version of “ABC’s Dancing with the Stars.”
In 2010, he was to judge Pamela Stephenson on ‘Strictly Come Dancing’.

November 2018 Bruno’s presentation of the BBC Radio 2 series Bruno Tonioli at the Opera.

However, it has been announced on 24 June 2021, that Anton Du Beke would replace Tonioli as a permanent judge on ‘Strictly Come Dancing’ for the series.

Awards and Achievements

Bruno Tonioli

In the course of his career, he has received the following awards:

  • He was nominated for the 2006 Emmy-Outstanding Reality/Competition Program.
  • He was also nominated for the 2007 Emmy-Outstanding Reality/Competition Program.
  • Bruno won the American’s heart as said by Rolling Stone Magazine in 2009 due to his gay-Italian-maniac.

Bruno Tonioli Place of Residence

Bruno Tonioli has lived in London since 1975.

Bruno Tonioli Net Worth

Bruno Tonioli has been successful in his career as a Choreographer and Television personality and hence has an estimated net worth of $16 million.

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