Curtis Pritchard Family & Updates On Personal Life
Curtis Pritchard is a professional dancer and choreographer, who is classically trained in ballroom and Latin dance forms.
He is best known for his appearance as a professional dancer on the dance reality show, Dancing with the Stars. Curtis is also recognized from his appearance in the dating reality show, Love Island, in 2019.
Curtis Pritchard's Bio, Family
Curtis Pritchard was born on 7th February 1996 to Adrian and Debi Pritchard in Cheshire, England. He grew up alongside his elder brother AJ Pritchard.
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His father, Adrian, is also a dancer and well-known ballroom and Latin dance choreographer, who runs the Pritchards' Dance and Fitness Academy. Whereas, his mother, Debi, is a Pilates instructor.
Curtis Pritchard with his father Adrian Pritchard and mother Debi Pritchard in February 2020. (Photo: Curtis Pritchard's Instagram)
Being inspired by his father, Curtis began his dancing career at the age of eleven; he became a Youth Champion in Ballroom and Latin dance.
His Dating Status
In 2019, Curtis started dating model Maura Higgins after meeting her on the fifth season of the dating reality show, Love Island. The couple made their romance official in October 2019, three months after leaving the reality show.
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But after dating for less than a year, the couple has parted ways.
Maura confirmed Their split news on 2nd March 2020 via her Instagram story. On the post, Maura disclosed that the breakup was mutual, and both she and Curtis did not hold bad feelings for each other.
Previously Curtis was in a relationship with fellow dancer Emily Barker.
Emily, who is a trained dancer and choreographer from Nottingham, is best known for her appearance as professional in the Irish Dancing With The Stars. Curtis and Emily started dating in 2017, while on Dancing With The Stars.
But after dating for two years, the couple parted ways in January 2019.
Some Other Facts
- Curtis Pritchard boats an athletic build and stands at the height of 6 feet 3 inches (1.92 meters).
- In December 2018, Curtis and his brother, AJ, were attacked by a group of eight thugs during a night out, after which Curtis had to undergo knee surgery and back out from the third season of Dancing With The Stars.
- As a dancer, Curtis has represented the UK in the World and European Dance Championships.
- He has appeared in many other dance reality shows like The Greatest Dancer (2020), Dancing on Ice The Boxer (2020), and The Ballroom Dancer (2019).
- In the dating reality show Love Island, Curtis finished at 4th place with Maura Higgins.