Kalani Brooke Hilliker was born on September 23, 2000 in Phoenix, Arizona. Recently, she has celebrated her 16th birthday. Talking about her family, her mother, Kira Girard, initially registered her in dance classes because her parents thought it would be good and useful for their daughter’s development and education. She has a brother named Jax and a half-brother whose name is Jett. Her nationality is American and her ethnicity is Caucasian.

She has been dancing since she was two years old. She first settled herself in the public eye when she appeared on season 2 of AUDC, finishing in 4th place. Kalani Hilliker gave her first interview to journalists of the show JoJo with a Bow Bow. She is a proud owner of regional, national and international awards. Her biography includes 2013 accomplishments of Junior Best Dancer at the Dance Awards NYC, Junior First Place at Nuvo Nationals, Junior First Place Jump Nationals, and National Teen Miss Showbiz.

Hilliker was a member of the dance group in 2011, which is called "AKsquared". They were Disney's first Make Your Mark: Ultimate Dance Off - Shake It Up Edition winners. Kalani with her dancing partners appeared on Disney's Shake It Up. They were lucky to win the contest. The group took part in an American sitcom created by Chris Thompson that originally aired on Disney Channel in the United States from 2010 to 2013. In early 2013, Hilliker had a small role in one episode of the short-lived ABC Family comedy-drama television series created by Amy Sherman-Palladino and Lamar Damon Bunheads.

Kalani was given a role to play in the second season of Abby's Ultimate Dance Competition, where she successfully became Abby's best because of her flexibility, skills and having the inherent appearence of a dancer. She was defeated in Vegas Show Stoppers at first after giving a weak hip hop performance but was taken back in the next episode thanks to Abby's call-back card. Kalani was lucky to go through all the way to the final four, where she was finally knocked out during the group task.

After AUDC concluded, Kalani was given an important opportunity of joining the Abby Lee Dance Company high-class team. She made her debut on the show in Big Trouble in the Big Apple and was on the show until Presenting My New Team. After its finishing, Kalani and her mother made a decision to go back to Arizona because of personal reasons. However, Kalani and Kira were taken back the following season.

Addison Moffett and Kalani Hilliker created their own YouTube channel with the title "KalaniAddy". However, in May 2016, all of the videos were suddenly removed from the channel. In March 2016, Kalani passed her driver's permit successfully. She got her very first car on her 16th birthday as a gift from her mom and stepdad. She received a luxurious white range rover. According to some sources the 16-year-old actress and dancer has an estimated net worth which is close to $1 million.

Last Modified: Jul 4, 2020

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