Savion Glover Net Worth

Savion Glover Net Worth is
$1 Million

Savion Glover Biography

An American Tap dancer, actor Choreographer Savion Glover was created on November 19, 1973, in Newark, NJ, USA. His grandmother Anna Lundy was the minister of music at New Wish Baptist Church in Newark. His gr, dad, was a big b, Costs Lewis, vocalist and pianist. He has been referred to as a prodigy and was trained by the best dancers of earlier generations.Glover created True Tap Abilities. Savion Glover was created in Newark, NJ in November 1973. An American dancer and choreographer Savion Glover is definitely famous for his exclusive dance style “youthful and funk”. Savion Glover net well worth: Savion Glover can be an American tap dancer, actor, and choreographer who includes a net well worth of $1 million. He loves to start his items with some old college moves from popular rappers and work his method into his own design. In 1987 he functions for Dark and Blue, a tap revue in Paris. He debuts Broadway as an alternative for this display. His Nationality is definitely American and he belongs to white ethnicity. The dancer happens to be at age 42.S $ 1 million by January 2017. He offers one child Chaney Glover. Savion wedded with Nina. Presently, His estimated net well worth is definitely U. Nina isn’t just his wife but also one of is own biggest supporter. Savion is definitely possibly the greatest tap dancer that ever resided. He started HooFeRz Golf club College for Tap, in Newark, NJ.He has taught tap since he was 14 years aged. He made an appearance in the tv screen series Sesame Road from 1989 to 1995. Glover offers starred in the films Tap in 1989 and Bamboozled in 2000. In 1994 he was nominated for a Artist Award for Exceptional Youth Host in a Television Magazine, News or Range Show for Sesame Road. Glover has trained tap since he was just 14 years aged. He offers choreographed for most specials including for the Tony Award earning Broadway show Generate ‘Da Noise, Generate ‘Da Funk, for ABC’s opening to Mon Night Soccer, for the HBO film The Rat Pack, and for PBS for President Clinton in Savion Glover’s Stomp, Slide, and Swing: In Performances in the White colored House.

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Quick Facts

Full NameSavion Glover
Net Worth$1 Million
Date Of BirthNovember 19, 1973
ProfessionActor, Dancer, Choreographer
EducationNewark Arts High School
SpouseNina Glover
ChildrenChaney Glover
ParentsYvette Glover
AwardsTony Award for Best Choreography, Drama Desk Award for Outstanding Choreography, Obie Award for Special Citations, Outer Critics Circle Award for Outstanding Choreographer
NominationsTony Award for Best Lead Actor in a Musical, Tony Award for Best Featured Actor in a Musical, Drama Desk Award for Outstanding Actor in a Musical, Drama Desk Award for Outstanding Featured Actor in a Musical, Laurence Olivier Award for Outstanding Achievement in Dance
MoviesBojangles, Bamboozled, The Wall, Tap, Apollo at 70: A Hot Night in Harlem, Timeless: Live in Concert

Interesting Facts

1 The cast of "Bring in 'Da Noise, Bring in 'Da Funk," at the Ahmanson Theatre in Los Angeles, California were awarded the 1998 Los Angeles Stage Alliance Ovation Award for Ensemble Performance.
2 Beginning an 8-week, 35-city tour with his new live show, "Improvography II". [March 2005]
3 performing "Classical Savion" at the Irvine Barclay Theatre [November 2005]
4 Savion was trained in tap-dancing by Broadway, film and television actor/dancer, Michael Blevins, who was commissioned by Tony-winning choreographer, Danny Daniels, to prepare Savion for the title role in the Broadway production of "The Tap Dance Kid".
5 Won Broadway's 1996 Tony Award for Best Choreographer for the musical he starred in and co-created with George C. Wolfe called "Bring in 'da Noise, Bring in 'da Funk'; which also brought him a Best Actor (Musical) Tony nomination. Previously, in 1989, he has been nominated as Best Actor (Musical) for "Black and Blue," which, at the age of 15, made him one of the youngest males ever to be nominated for a Tony.
6 Before he got his first pair of tap shoes (red & white) from the Broadway show The Tap Dance Kid, he used to tap in cowboy boots.
7 He won a Tony Award for Best Choreography 2 June 1996 for the musical he starred in and co-created with George C. Wolfe called "Bring in Da Noise, Bring in Da Funk'; Wolfe received the Tony for Best Direction of a Musical.
8 He was 18 years old when he portrayed "Young Jelly" in the Broadway musical "Jelly's Last Jam" opposite Gregory Hines ("Jelly Roll Morton").
9 In 1991, he received the Martin Luther King Outstanding Youth Award.
10 He was one of the youngest males to be nominated for a Tony Award for his performance in "Black and Blue".
11 Made his Broadway debut as the title character in "The Tap Dance Kid" when he was 12 years old.


1 My style is young. Funk. I feel like it's one of my responsibilities to keep the dance alive, to keep it out there, to keep the style.


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Nominated Awards

Nominated awards

YearAwardCeremonyNominationMovieAward shared with
1994 Young Artist Award Young Artist Awards Outstanding Youth Host in a TV Magazine, News or Variety Show Sesame Street (1969)



Cedric the Entertainer Presents 2003 TV Series Bartholomew
Bojangles 2001 TV Movie Newcomer
Bamboozled 2000 Manray Mantan
Happily Ever After: Fairy Tales for Every Child 2000 TV Series Dancer
The Jamie Foxx Show 1999 TV Series Nile
Sin City Spectacular 1998 TV Series
The Wall 1998 TV Movie Bracey Mitchell
Sesame Street 1989-1998 TV Series Savion
Sesame Street Jam: A Musical Celebration 1993 TV Movie Savion
Shangri-La Plaza 1990 TV Movie Chili
Tap 1989 Louis Simms


Happy Feet Two 2011 choreography: Mumble
Happy Feet 2006 choreographer: Mumble / motion capture principal performer
Bamboozled 2000 choreographer
The Jamie Foxx Show 1999 TV Series choreographer - 1 episode
The Rat Pack 1998 TV Movie choreographer
Savion Glover's Nu York 1998 TV Movie choreographer


The 50th Annual Tony Awards 1996 TV Special performer: "Taxi"
The 61st Annual Academy Awards 1989 TV Special performer: "I Wanna Be an Oscar Winner"


Savion Glover's Nu York 1998 TV Movie


Savion Glover's Nu York 1998 TV Movie executive producer


Maya & Marty 2016 TV Series Himself - Musical Guest
Late Night with Seth Meyers 2016 TV Series Himself
Unsung Hollywood 2015 TV Series documentary Himself
Tavis Smiley 2014 TV Series Himself - Guest
The Culture Show 2014 TV Series documentary
Good Day L.A. 2013 TV Series Himself
The Colbert Report 2010 TV Series Himself - Guest
The Wonder Kids 2008 Documentary
Dancing with the Stars 2007 TV Series Himself - Special Dance Performer
Newport Jazz Festival 2006 TV Movie Himself
Def Poetry 2005 TV Series documentary Himself
The Tonight Show with Jay Leno 2005 TV Series Himself - Musical Guest
An Evening of Stars: Tribute to Quincy Jones 2005 TV Movie Himself
Apollo at 70: A Hot Night in Harlem 2004 TV Movie documentary Himself
2004 Trumpet Awards 2004 TV Special Himself
Michael Jackson: The One 2004 TV Movie documentary Himself
Jerry Lewis MDA Labor Day Telethon 1998-2003 TV Series Himself
AFI Life Achievement Award: A Tribute to Tom Hanks 2002 TV Special Himself
The 56th Annual Tony Awards 2002 TV Special Himself - Performer & Presenter: Best Orchestrations
The 16th Annual Soul Train Music Awards 2002 TV Special Himself
The Making of 'Bamboozled' 2001 Video documentary
Timeless: Live in Concert 2001 TV Special documentary Brother Time
Saturday Night Live 1999 TV Series Himself
30th NAACP Image Awards 1999 TV Special Himself
Super Bowl XXXIII 1999 TV Special Himself - Halftime Performer
The Rosie O'Donnell Show 1996-1998 TV Series Himself
In Performance at the White House 1998 TV Special Host
Quincy Jones... The First 50 Years 1998 TV Movie documentary Himself
Great Performances 1989-1998 TV Series Himself
Savion Glover's Nu York 1998 TV Movie Himself
The 51st Annual Tony Awards 1997 TV Special Himself - Presenter: Best Choreography
Late Show with David Letterman 1997 TV Series Himself
The 39th Annual Grammy Awards 1997 TV Special Himself
Showbiz Today 1996-1997 TV Series Himself
The 53rd Presidential Inaugural Gala: An American Journey 1997 TV Special Himself - Performer: 'Bring in 'da Noise, Bring in 'da Funk'
Vanessa Williams & Friends: Christmas in New York 1996 TV Movie Himself
Macy's Thanksgiving Day Parade 1996 TV Movie Himself
The 50th Annual Tony Awards 1996 TV Special Himself - Performer, Nominee: Best Leading Actor in a Musical & Winner: Best Choreography
Charlie Rose 1996 TV Series Himself - Guest
The Kennedy Center Honors: A Celebration of the Performing Arts 1995 TV Special Himself
In a New Light '94 1994 TV Special Himself
All-Star 25th Birthday: Stars and Street Forever! 1994 TV Special Savion
Sesame Street Stays Up Late! 1993 TV Special Savion
Macy's Thanksgiving Day Parade 1992 TV Movie Himself
Square One Television 1990 TV Series Himself
Ebony/Jet Showcase 1989 TV Series Himself
The 43rd Annual Tony Awards 1989 TV Special Himself - Performer & Nominee: Best Featured Actor in a Musical
The 61st Annual Academy Awards 1989 TV Special Himself - Performer (Break-Out Super Stars of Tomorrow Musical Number)
The Arsenio Hall Show 1989 TV Series Himself
The All New Mickey Mouse Club 1989 TV Series Himself
Driving Me Crazy 1988 Documentary Himself - Audition Artist

Archive Footage

Sesame Street Presents: The Street We Live On 2004 TV Movie Savion (uncredited)

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