Who is Jade Chynoweth?
Jade was born under the zodiac sign of Leo on 21 August 1998, in Park City, Utah USA; she holds American nationality and her ethnicity is of mixed Danish, Native American, Italian and Welsh descent. She is a dancer and an actress with 14 credits to her name, perhaps known best for her role as 13-year-old Artemisia in the 2014 movie “300: Rise of an Empire”, starring Eva Green, Sullivan Stapleton and Lena Headey; the movie had seven award nominations and won two.
Early life and education
Jade was raised in Park City alongside her brothers Dylan and Jager, by their parents John K. and Shurene Hensley; John K. works as a regional sales manager, and her mother is a dance teacher – Jade shares her love for dance, she started practicing at the age of two.
Jade attended Pionir High School for the Performing Arts, and upon matriculating in 2016, she didn’t enroll at college, but continued on to practice at Dance Tech Studios in Park City.
Roles in series
Jade made her acting debut in the series “Dr. Fubalous” as the Street Dancer, followed by her role as Kathleen Nolan in “The Last Ship”, alongside Adam Baldwin, Eric Dane, and Charles Parnell in this science-fiction action drama which had six award nominations and won one.
She made an appearance in an episode of the series “Alone Together”, before she was cast to play Odalie Allen in the “Step Up: High Water” musical drama, based on the “Step Up” franchise, starring Ne-Yo, Terrence Green and Marcus Emanuel Mitchell; then Jade’s most recent role on television in 2019’s “Max Winslow and the House of Secrets” portraying Sophia Peach, which brought her a nomination for Burbank International Film Festival award Best Actress, among the 18 nominations, winning 14.
Roles in movies
Jade made her first appearance on the big screen in the epic historical movie “300: Rise of an Empire”, followed by her roles as Jax in the TV movie “Just Us”, starring alongside Logan Riley and Stephanie Burden, and as Carmen in the 2016 movie “Batman v Superman: Dawn of Justice” starring Ben Affleck, Amy Adams and Henry Cavill; the movie had 33 award nominations and won 14.
In the following years, Jade portrayed Jane in the short movie “Girls Just Wanna Have Fight”, and in the movie “One by One” she was cast to play Olivia, followed by her appearances in the “Player Won: Welcome to Oz” and “Step Up China”.
Jade’s most recent role was in the TV movie “MIAO”, in which she had the role of Capri, acting alongside David Aron Damane, Marissa Jade, and Ben Dawson, in 2019.
Love life and relationships
Jade hasn’t spoken about her love life or her sexual orientation, however, there were some rumors that she was dating one of her fellows from the movie “Step Up China” – Sean Lew, although later it was revealed that they’re just close friends.
As of November 2021, it seems that Jade is in a relationship with a mysterious guy in a photo which she posted on her Instagram; her friends seem to be familiar with her love life, as most have congratulated her.
Hobbies and other interests
One of Jade’s favorite still is dancing, as we already mentioned, starting when she was six, now capable of perform some demanding choreographies. She made her appearance as a dancer in the music videos for the song “Nos Fuimos Lejos” by Enrique Iglesias & Descemer Bueno Featuring El Micha, so as in some commercials for Toyota and Nike, she performed at the Music Television (MTV) Video Music Awards in 2011, and at the Kid’s Choice Awards in 2012. She appeared on “The Voice”, an American singing competition, dancing with a popular singer Halsey, while she sang her song “Without Me”.
Jade’s idols are dancers such as Ne-Yo, Naya Rivera, and Channing Tatum, she describes her performance as ‘balancing between hard-hitting, energized movement & slow sensual movement’, and likes choreographers such as Tricia Miranda, WilldaBeast, and Janelle Ginestra; she dances various forms such as hip hop, ballet, jazz, tap, and pointe.
When it comes to her favorite musicians, she likes to dance while listening to the songs of 50 Cent, Justin Bieber, H.E.R, Beyoncé, among others, which you can see on her eponymous YouTube channel, on which she already has nearly 450,000 subscribers, and her dancing videos have amassed near 70 million views.
She also shares her work on her Instagram account, which has 2.2 million followers, and you can also see some photos featuring her everyday life, her family members, photo sessions for various brand, and many more. She also has a Twitter account, followed by 55,000 of her fans.
In her spare time, Jade goes on the beach with her family and friends, as she likes to swim, and as she said, that is something that relaxes her; she takes care of her body, works out every day at the gym, mostly on the treadmill, and goes for a run every morning somewhere in nature.
She is into traveling, and thanks to her dance and acting career, has visited a couple of US states, mostly to participate in dance competitions, and for the pleasure she’s traveled around the world; her favorite destination is Tarifa, Spain, and she dreams of visiting Tahiti, in French Polynesia.
Jade is an animal lover, with dogs being her favorites; she has two pet dogs, and often posts photos of them onto her Instagram, with the hashtag #my babies.
Age, height, and net worth
Jade is 23 years old, with long brown hair and green eyes, she weighs around 120lbs (55kgs) and is 5ft 4ins (1.63m) tall, with vital statistics of 33-24-35.
As of November 2021, her net worth has been estimated at over $200,000.