Ava Michelle is an American actress and dancer, best known for her breakout role in the Netflix film “Tall Girl.” She initially gained recognition for her appearances on the reality TV show “Dance Moms,” where she showcased her dancing abilities and quickly caught the eye of producers and audiences alike.
Her filmography is fairly diverse for a young actress. After her stint on “Dance Moms,” she landed a role in the Lifetime TV movie “A Christmas Dance Reunion” alongside her former “So You Think You Can Dance” mentor, Monique Coleman. “Tall Girl,” her first significant film role, was released in 2019 and followed up with a sequel in 2021.
Ava Michelle’s career is also marked by collaborations with an array of artists and celebrities. She worked with Sabrina Carpenter and Griffin Gluck in “Tall Girl.” In the realm of television, she appeared alongside Abby Lee Miller in “Dance Moms,” and Monique Coleman in “A Christmas Dance Reunion.” She has also worked with Angela Kinsey, Steve Zahn, and Paris Berelc. Outside of acting and dancing, she has collaborated with photographers like Jordan Matter and has even walked the runway for designers such as Sherri Hill during New York Fashion Week.
Ava Michelle’s work on “Dance Moms” and “So You Think You Can Dance” gave her a considerable fan following. Her role in “Tall Girl” garnered her a nomination for the “Choice Comedy Movie Actress” at the 2020 Teen Choice Awards.