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Carrie Ann Inaba
Carrie Ann Inaba

Date of Birth: January 5, 1968

Place of Birth: Honolulu, Hawaii

Occupation: Actress, Singer, Dancer, Choreographer, Television Judge.

Education: Graduated for Panahou High School in 1986.
Attended college in Japan and California, graduating from UCLA with a B.A. in World Arts and Cultures.
- Won a statewide competition, "Search for Talent", with a friend when she was 16 years old.

- Moved to Japan after highschool to attend college and pursue a musical career. While there she released 3 singles.

- After moving to California, she began to study choreography at the University of California.

- Studied Dance with Alexandre Magno at the Debbie Reynolds Studio.
- After one day in dance class, a producer booked her to dance in a music video.

- In 1990 she began to work on the television show, In Living Color, as a Fly Girl.

- Toured and danced with Madonna, Ricky Martin, David Copperfield, and Chayanne.

- Dance on shows such as the Creative Arts Emmy's, the SAG Awards, the NAACP Awards, and the MTV Awards.

- Studied Tae Kwon Do with Billy Blanks.

- In 2002, appeared in the movie Austin Powers in Goldmember, as Fook Yu.

- Other movie credits include: Monster Mash: The Movie, Lord of Illusions, Showgirls, Boys and Girls, The Flintstones II, Freak, and American Virgin.

- Has choreographed for many television series and shows including: American Idol, American Juniors, All American Girl, He's A Lady, In Search of the Partridge Family, Married by America, The Sexiest Bachelor in America Pageant, The Swan, Who Wants To Marry A Multi-Millionaire, five Miss America Pageants, So You Think You Can Dance, and Hannah Montana.
- Founded and is President of EnterMediArts Inc., a video production Company. - She writes, directs and edits films. - Judge for ABC's Dancing With The Stars - Co-host for Dance War: Bruno vs. Carrie Ann - In 2009 was honorary judge for the USA Dance National Dancesport Championships.

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