Miranda Derrick’s biography: dance cult situation, husband, net worth

Miranda Derrick’s biography: dance cult situation, husband, net worth

Miranda Derrick is a well-known dancer, choreographer, YouTuber, and social media celebrity from the United States. She gained fame after competing in the 12th season of the dance reality show So You Think You Can Dance.

Miranda Derrick
Miranda Derrick attends the 65th GRAMMY Awards on February 05, 2023 in Los Angeles, California. Photo: Amy Sussman
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Miranda Wilking is a popular name on the internet. She has attracted a massive following across various social media platforms. Get to know more details about her in the article.

Profile summary

Full nameMiranda Wilking Derrick
Date of birth24 February 1997
Age26 years old (as of 2023)
Zodiac signPisces
Place of birthMichigan, United States
Current residenceLos Angeles, California, United States
Height5’7'' (170 cm)
Weight130 lbs (59 kgs)
Hair colourBlonde
Eye colourBlue
FatherDean Wilking
MotherKelly Wilking
Relationship statusMarried
SpouseJames Derrick
UniversityMichigan University
ProfessionDancer, choreographer, YouTuber, and social media influencer
Net worth$5 million

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Miranda Derrick's biography

Miranda was born and raised in Michigan, United States of America. She has an American nationality and belongs to a white ethnic background. The YouTuber attended Michigan University in Ann Arbor, Michigan.

Who are the parents of Miranda Derrick?

Miranda was born to Dean and Kelly Wilking.

Who are the Wilking sisters?

She has one sister named Melanie, who is a dancer, choreographer, YouTuber, and social media personality.

Are the Wilking sisters twins?

Melanie and Miranda Wilking are not twins. Melanie was born on 12 April 1999. She is 24 years old as of 2023.

Miranda Wilking's age is 26 years old. She was born on 24 February 1997, and her zodiac sign is Pisces. The duo has a collaborative YouTube channel titled Wilking Sisters, where they showcase their dancing skills.

Who are the parents of Miranda Derrick?
Melanie Wilking and Miranda Wilking arrive for a luncheon in honour of Mother's Day for the release of Pamela L. Newton's held at Los Angeles Film School. Photo: Albert L. Ortega
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Miranda Wilking has always enjoyed dancing since she was a child. She decided to pursue it as a full-time job. She is also a TikToker who uploads choreography lessons and dance videos.

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She has accumulated over 1.5 million followers on TikTok. Her Instagram account has amassed 1.5 million followers as of writing.

Additionally, she is an actress and made a cameo appearance in the 2013 film Oz the Great and Powerful.

Is Miranda Derrick a dancer?

The TikTok star is a talented dancer who has appeared in the reality dance TV show So You Think You Can Dance (SYTYCD). She was a contestant in the 12th season in 2015 but was later on eliminated.

What is Miranda Derrick's net worth?

According to Popular Networth, her net worth is $5 million. She has acquired her net worth through her career as a dancer.

Who is Miranda Derrick's husband?

Dancer Miranda Derrick is married to her longtime partner, James Derrick, a popular American dancer, choreographer and social media personality. James and Miranda Derrick's wedding was held in September 2021 in Las Vegas, Nevada.

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Where do James and Miranda Derrick live?

Miranda and her family live in Los Angeles, California, United States. She also visits the Shinn home, a $3.5 million property in north Hollywood, as well as other Los Angeles mega-mansions where they film their viral videos.

Is Miranda Derrick a dancer?
James Derrick and Miranda Derrick attend a Young Hollywood Screening of "Mission: Impossible - Dead Reckoning Part One" presented by Paramount Pictures. Photo: Phillip Faraone
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How tall is Miranda Wilking?

Miranda Wilking's height is 5 feet 7 inches (170 centimetres) tall, and she weighs 130 pounds (59 kilograms). Miranda has blue eyes and blonde hair.

Miranda Derrick's cult controversy

In 2022, Melanie had an Instagram live session with her parents, Kelly and Dean Wilking, to express their concerns about Miranda's recent association with 7M Films, a management company she joined abruptly in January 2021.

During the live session, Melanie shared that Miranda had a significant transformation, describing it as a "complete change of character." She recounted how Miranda started spending long periods away from home without disclosing her whereabouts, which was completely out of character for her.

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The Wilking family began to suspect that Miranda might be under the influence of the Shekinah Church, which had ties to 7M Films. Miranda denied their claims and alleged that her family was to blame for their separation because of their attitude toward her life choices.

Are the Wilking sisters fighting?

No. Miranda and Melanie Wilking are very close and have a strong relationship. There has not been any quarrel between them, and none of them has come forward to share any disagreements or incidents.

Quick facts about Miranda Derrick

  • She has performed alongside celebrities like Katy Perry and Flo Rida.
  • She danced alongside Kem in a live concert he had in Detroit, Michigan.
  • She is a fashion enthusiast.

Miranda Wilking is a choreographer and a dancer and dabbles in content creation. She is currently living in Los Angeles, California, United States of America.

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