Will Simmons is an American dancer and actor. He came into prominence in 2017, when he was made one of the Mouseketeers on Disney’s ‘Mickey Mouse Clubhouse.’ Simmons started as a dancer by posting his dance videos on social media. He created his YouTube channel in 2012, and started showcasing his dancing skills, which earned him goo number of views. He also created accounts across various social media platforms, such as Twitter, Facebook, and Instagram. Will Simmons became an internet celebrity in no time and even before anyone could notice, he was collaborating with the likes of Justin Bieber, Sean Lew, and Willdabeast Adams. He was also featured in the popular YouTube series ‘Teens React’ and joined the latest generation of Mouseketeers on ‘Mickey Mouse Clubhouse.’
Early Life & Career
Will Simmons was born on May 19, 2000, in California, United States of America. He spent his childhood with his sister Christina. He was exposed to fine arts, including music and dance when he was fairly young.
Simmons began dancing at the age of five nd it soon became his passion. He soon danced his way into some of the local dance groups like ‘Baneful Brew,’ ‘immaBEAST,’ ‘Soul Fresh,’ ‘GRaVy Babies,’ and ‘Miniotics.’
He created his YouTube channel on May 28, 2012 and started posting his dance videos. When some of his initial videos started gathering thousands of views and likes, Simmons became popular as a YouTuber. He also became one of the featured teens in the famous YouTube series ‘Teens React.’
With time, he added variety to his content, including vlogs and challenges, and that helped his channel to gain more number of subscribers. His self-titled channel currently has more than 15,000 subscribers and over 494,000 views.
His Instagram account, which currently has more than 172,000 followers, is packed with his dance videos. With over 19000 followers, he is quite active on Twitter as well.
In 2014, Simmons became a featured dancer in one of the music videos of Steven Ellison, better known by his stage name, ‘Flying Lotus.’ He became popular as a dancer in 2016, when he danced alongside Justin Bieber in the latter’s ‘Purpose World Tour.’
In 2017, he earned the opportunity to dance with the popular boy dance group, ‘Boy Squad,’ which led him to share the stage with dancers like Kenneth San Jose, Josh Price, Gabe De Guzman, and Sean Lew. He also collaborated with Kenneth and released a dance video, which went viral on the internet.
Thereafter, he appeared on television in the sixth season of the popular American reality television series, ‘Dance Moms.’ Thanks to his rising popularity, he was selected as one of the Mouseketeers on ‘Mickey Mouse Clubhouse.’
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Will Simmons is in a relationship with fellow dancer and social media star Julie Frohman. She often features him on her official Instagram page and they have also posted a number of dance videos together.
On May 20, 2018, Julie posted a picture on her Instagram page and called Simmons her best boyfriend ever. She also said that he is her favorite person in the world.
Simmons is close to his mother and sister, and often features them on his social media pages. He has also featured his cousin in one of his YouTube videos. Apart from dancing and making videos, Simmons also loves hanging around with his friends.
He has a huge fan following. He often interacts with his fans and followers and uses social media to keep his fans updated about the latest happenings in his personal and professional life.
Will Simmons’ long-term ambition is become an actor in Hollywood. He hopes to make it big in the world of entertainment and is currently working towards realizing his dream.