Mark Ballas

Actor and Dancer
Born May 24, 1986

Mark Alexander Ballas Jr. is an American dancer. Ballas is a professional ballroom dancer on the ABC program Dancing with the Stars. He began competing on the show in the fall of 2007. He was nominated for an Emmy for Outstanding Choreography in 2011. He is also a singer/songwriter/musician and released his first solo CD HurtLoveBox in March 2011.… Read More

related links

News + Updates

Browse recent news and stories about Mark Ballas.


Learn about the memorable moments in the evolution of Mark Ballas.


1986 Birth Born on May 24, 1986.


2005 19 Years Old In 2005, he was awarded "Performer of the Year". … Read More


2008 22 Years Old 1 More Event
…  On August 25, 2008, ABC announced the cast of the seventh season of Dancing with the Stars, with Ballas paired with reality television star Kim Kardashian. … Read More
2009 23 Years Old For the eighth season of Dancing with the Stars, Ballas was paired with Olympic gold-medal winning gymnast Shawn Johnson, winning that season's competition on May 19, 2009. … Read More
2011 25 Years Old 1 More Event
…  He was nominated for an Emmy for Outstanding Choreography in 2011.
2015 29 Years Old Ballas is a member of singer-songwriter duo Alexander Jean along with his fiancée BC Jean. The two became engaged on November 25, 2015 after 3 years of dating. … Read More


2016 30 Years Old On September 6, 2016, it was announced that Ballas would be the final actor to portray the role of Frankie Valli in the Broadway cast of Jersey Boys before it closes in 2017.
Original Authors of this text are noted on
Text is made available under the Creative Commons Attribution-ShareAlike License.