Social media superstar JoJo Siwa will make history as the first US competitor on Dancing with the Stars to perform with a same-sex dance partner.
Earlier this year, she came out. Via NPR:
Siwa has over 60.5 million followers across her social media pages and over 3.6 billion views on YouTube. Last year, Siwa was named one of Time Magazine’s 100 Most Influential People.
RPDR vet Courtney Act, who identifies as genderqueer, appeared on the Australian version of the BBC series in 2019.
Her feel-good Nickelodeon movie about self-expression, The J Team, is also coming out in September:
Keep blazing trails while being yourself, girl!
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