Danielle Colby Cushman is an American television personality mostly recognized as the star of the History's reality show, American Pickers. Apart from the television, she also works as a professional model and a burlesque dancer. Here's a short biography of the American reality star. Keep scrolling to learn about her net worth and relationship!
Danielle Colby is The Founder of Burlesque Le Moustache
Danielle Colby was born in Davenport, Iowa on December 3, 1975. From an early age, Colby was brought up in a household of Jehovah’s Witness.
Danielle has a strong personality and calls herself a history nerd, feminist and avid adventure lover. She has an obsession with tattoos. Her body is covered in tattoos with each tattoo representing a moment in her life.
The reality star, Danielle Colby was inspired to pursue her career as a burlesque dancer after witnessing comedian Margaret Cho perform an act in Chicago. She found the performance captivating and soon fell in love with the genre.
She formed a burlesque troupe with eight others members and named the troupe Burlesque Le Moustache. She earned popularity as a under the stage name Dannie Diesel. Later in 2014, she opened a burlesque dance academy in Rogers Park, Dannie Diesel’s Bump ‘n’ Grind Academy.
Danielle also owned a derby team named Big Mouth Mickies and was a part of the team for 4 years before she gave up her skating due to her injuries.
How Much is American Pickers' Tattoo Girl's Worth?
Danielle Colby and Mike Wolfe were friends with each other ten years ago before American Pickers happened. Just when Mike and his pal Frank Fitz were on the road for a new television program, Mike asked Danielle to help him in the store.
Further, Danielle made it to the spotlight after becoming the part of the television show, American Pickers. The show premiered on History Channel on January 18, 2010. The reality show quickly became famous among the viewers. On 8 September, 2010 the show was ranked at the top of the non-fiction series of 2010.
Furthermore, Danielle is also a fashion designer. She owns and operates her own retro clothing boutique, 4 Miles 2 Memphis in the area of Wicker Park, Chicago. Reportedly, she shares her entire earning from the boutique venture to her father’s medical bills. Following the succession of her dance academy and earnings from the show, Danielle has accumulated net worth $1.5 million as of 2018.
Who is Danielle Colby's Boyfriend?
Danielle was first married to Kevin Coby, but as she was growing with the success of American Pickers, that was something, which his husband was not fond of. Reports have it; as Kevin didn't want to share Danielle with her fans, that somehow shut their relationship and led to divorce.
Further, Danielle married to a French artist, Alexandre De Meyer. The couple also shares a son, Miles and a daughter, Memphis. However, their marriage did not work well either and eventually ended in a divorce.
Recently, Danielle is dating another artist, Jeremy Scheuch. The couple has been updating about their relationship on Twitter. Danielle and Jeremy are both philanthropist. The pair helped the people of Puerto Rico by providing them bags of medical supplies, clothes, food and more at the time when Puerto Rico was devastated by Hurricane Maria. They also helped build the Casa de Todos Orphanage in Juncos. The couple has a great bonding and are doing lovely works together.
Danielle Colby Cushman is an American TV personality and dancer known for appearing in the History Channel’s ‘American Pickers.’
Colby was born on December 3, 1975, in Davenport, Iowa and was raised as Jehovah’s Witness.
She participated in a female roller derby team, Big Mouth Mickies, the team she owned, for three years until injuries forced her to give it up.
After attending a burlesque performance starring comedian, Margaret Cho and dancer, Satan’s Angel, she decided to become a burlesque dancer.
To pursue her dreams, she created a professional burlesque troupe, Burlesque Le Moustache, with 9 members, including Colby herself under the stage name, Dannie Diesel.
In 2014, she founded a burlesque academy called Dannie Diesel’s Bump ‘n’ Grind Academy in Rogers Park.
Colby has been a close friend of Mike Wolfe. Their friendship began a decade before the concept of ‘American Pickers’ evolved.
Once the show, ‘American Pickers’ began airing, Wolfe asked her to work at the office of his antique shop, Antique Archaeology.
She gained widespread fame after becoming a part of the show. She is known for bringing fresher energy to antiquing.
Moreover, Colby owns and operates a retro clothing boutique, 4 Miles 2 Memphis, in the Wicker Park, Chicago since 2013.
As of December 2017, she has amassed a huge net worth of $1.5 million.
Colby was previously married to a French artist, Alexandre De Meyer and welcomed a son and a daughter with him.
While talking to WQAD-TV about her divorce, she said, “fame and notoriety are not easy for him to deal with at all, so the relationship ended up not working.”
Currently, she has been dating another artist named Jeremy Scheuch.
One thing in common between the couple is their fondness for tattoo.
|Birthday||December 03, 1975|
|Age||42 Years Old|
|Place of Birth||Yet to be known|
|Mother||Yet to be known|