Sean Van Der Wilt is an American actor, singer, and dancer who is popularly known for his dynamic energy on stage. He has worked alongside big shot celebrities including Rihanna, Usher, Beyonce, Christina Aguilera, Cher, and Michael Jackson.
Since 2012, Sean has eased up on his successful dance and choreography career to focus more on music. He released his first single ‘S.W.C. ft. Mark Cole’ in 2013, and till date, the solo artist has remained steadfast. His follow-up songs on Apple iTunes include ‘PlayGround,’ ‘Shoulda,’ ‘Broke the Rules,’ etc.
Sean started his successful dance and choreography career back in 2012. He made a huge step up in his career in entertainment after he debuted his first single S.W.C. ft. Mark Cole in 2013, along with a stage performance.
Besides working with top celebrities as we mentioned earlier, Sean has a huge influence on social media. He uses Twitter, YouTube, Facebook, and Instagram to promote his presence and career and so far, the entertainer has garnered 10s of thousands of followers.
As an actor, Sean first appeared in the cheerleading dance movie, Bring It On: All Or Nothing in 2006, followed by The Producers, Step Up 3D, and Burlesque. His performance on Ellen Degeneres’s show received over 530k views on YouTube and Sean said it was his first time ever to appear on the popular tv show.
The singer performed on stage at the Miss USA 2010 Presentation Show at the Theater of the Performing Arts at Planet Hollywood Resort Casino, Las Vegas.
Is Sean Van Der Wilt Gay?
Sean started dating Trisha Paytas, a YouTube star, back in 2015. They appeared in their YouTube videos together and were seen in videos like GRWM! My Wedding Day, a video where they pretended to marry each other.
But the two broke up their one-year relationship in 2016. While the breakup seemed to have been mutual, Trisha suffered a series of emotional breakdowns and went on her YouTube channel to rant about how one of her Snapchat friends saw Sean kissing a guy at a gay nightclub.
The video sparked a bout of controversy for Sean, casting doubts over his sexuality — whether he is gay or not. So far, his sexual preference is still a mystery, but the public didn’t let the YouTuber off the hook so easily.
He filed a lawsuit against Trisha after she shared series of videos of her emotional meltdown.
Who Is Sean’s Boyfriend?
Now that the speculation about his sexual preference has come up, it is expected that fans will also wonder who his boyfriend…or girlfriend is.
Whether it is a deliberate attempt to keep fans in suspense or not, the fact is that Sean hasn’t revealed his latest relationship status yet.
What we know for certain is that Sean enjoys normal family life and often shares photos of himself, his parents, and siblings on social Instagram and doesn’t miss the chance to celebrate them when the occasion calls for it.
Recently, he shared a family photo on his late father’s birthday on 12 March 2018 with the caption: “I LOVE YOU WITH ALL MY HEART AND SOUL! I hope God is throwing you the biggest bestest party ever!
From the many pictures he shares with his fans, Sean seems to enjoy spending time with his family members and doesn’t miss the chance to express his affection towards them, which can be seen if you’re following him on social networking sites.
Facts You Must Know about Sean Van Der Wilt
Birthday: January 21, 1980
Birth Place: Pennsylvania raised in South Jersey
Birth Sign: Aquarius
Profession: Choreographer, actor, and pop singer
Height: 5′ 10″
Hair Color: Naturally brown but sometimes dyed blonde.
Eye Color: Blue
Growing up, Sean was into sports and trained in formal gymnastics and choreographing trampoline routines at a very young age.
He moved out of his family home to live an independent life at age 19.
He started off with modeling in New York as a side gig. Afterward, he began his performing career with NYC’s Chippendales dance troupe
Just a week and few days to Christmas, Sean van der Wilt lost his father on December 16, 2017 (11:35 pm). He took to his social media page to announce the tragic news.