Sofie Dossi is a self-made American contortionist, gymnast, and hand balancer who became famous after she participated in the 11th season of the reality TV show, America’s Got Talent. In her first try, she was able to get the Golden Buzzer and was able to make it to the finale.
Sofie Dossi’s Net Worth
- The contortionist Sofie Dossi has a net worth of $3 million as of 2020. She makes her fortune from her career as a contortionist, actress, social media influencer, and an entrepreneur.
- Dossi has a self-titled, YouTube channel from which she receives around $84 thousand – $1.3 million per annum thanks to her over 5 million subscribers.
- The young actress also makes astounding income from her TikTok videos where she performs for her over 7.3 million followers. She signs up for several endorsement deals and earns her income from such.
- Meanwhile, she rides a BMW 7 Series car which has a price range starting from $86,450.
Sofie Dossi’s Career
- Sofie Dossi developed her interest in contortion since the early age of 12 after coming across several online videos.
I was 12 years old and watching Cirque du Soleil videos on YouTube seeing performers bending and twisting and thought, “Hey, I can do that!” So I kept watching and started to teach myself. I’ve always been naturally flexible but never thought it was anything unique until then. I got better with consistent practice and focus.Sofie Dossi talks about how she started contortion.
- She received huge limelight after she participated in the reality show America’s Got Talent in its 11th season and finished at the bottom five.
- Following her worldwide recognition, Dossie performed live all over the world and was even featured on the billboards.
- Besides her YouTube and contortion career, she’s also an actress who made her way into the acting industry with her debut in the 2016 comedy series, K.C. Undercover.
- A year later, she was again cast in another comedy series, Bizaardvark.
- In 2018, she made her appearance in the web series titled Boss Cheer.
- Sofie made three appearances in The Ellen DeGeneres Show in 2018 alone.
- She has also appeared on Good Mythical Morning, The Doctors, The Talent Show, and Physics Girl.
- In an interview, later on, Sofie revealed what she felt was different in her acting and contortion career. She says there can’t be any edits while performing contortion.
I’ve been on a few TV shows in the past and have loved the whole experience of being on set and really love the friends I make. Acting is definitely different than performing! With acting, you get a chance to do different takes and edit, but with performing [contortion], there is only one chance to get it right! There are a few more nerves happening with performing because I know there can’t be any edits!Sofie Dossi talks about the difference between her career choices.
- Dossie, in addition to her career choices, is also a businesswoman as she has her own merch, her own online clothing store. While talking to YAYOMG, she revealed what she really wanted to do with her apparel startup.
I wanted to start an apparel line that expressed the message that anything is possible with heart and hard work. I was inspired by my experiences of following my heart to do something I loved even though it didn’t make sense to anyone else.Sofie Dossi talks about her apparel line.
Achievements and Awards
- Sofie was nominated for a Streamy Award in 2017, 2018, and 2019 in the Live category.
- In 2017, Sports Illustrated listed her as Halftime Performer Of the Year.
Sofie Dossi’s Personal Life
- The 19 years old contortionist Sofie Dossi seems to be single at the moment. She doesn’t seem to care about romantic relationships for now.
- She is best friends with Jake Clark.
- In her Instagram, she has more than 3.5 million followers.
- She is 5 feet 1 inch tall and her body weight is around 45-50 kg.
- The YouTuber has maintained a great figure with measurements of 32-24-33 inches.
Sofie Dossi’s Early Life
- Sofie Dossi was born to mother Abir (Pilates instructor) and father Mike Dossi (Businessman) on June 21, 2001, in Cypress, California.
- She is of American nationality while she is multiracial.
- The hand balancer grew up alongside her older brother Zak Dossi (Music Producer as well as a YouTuber).
- She completed her schooling from Springs Charter School.
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