Many call him Latino, but there’s so much more to Harry Shum Jr’s handsome looks and versatility than we know. In his own word, he had the best of many worlds and certainly made the best use of it to up his game as an entertainer in the industry. If you’re still not sure who we’re talking about, search for Step Up 3D and you will surely know him. He is one of the best dancers that the entertainment industry can boast of and he always fails to take on the many roles he plays in films.
Biography (ethnicity and age)
Harry Shum Jr. is a versatile singer, actor, choreographer and television producer. He was born in San Jose Costa Rica on April 28, 1982 in Puerto Limon, Costa Rica. His background is very interesting and the actor’s ethnicity has been questioned. Moreso, many have labeled him Latino, which wouldn’t be so wrong considering he was born in Costa Rica. To solve the mystery, Harry Shum’s father is from Guangzhou, China and his mother is from Hong Kong. His parents had moved to Costa Rica before he was born and had their family of three there until they later moved the whole family to San Francisco.
In testament to many worlds and cultures, Harry Shum Jr. speaks English, Cantonese and Spanish. He attended the San Luis Obispo Area and graduated from Arroyo Grande High School in 2000. He had always thought he had a flair for theater and sports, but his tastes were diverted after auditioning for a dance team in high school. He later attended San Francisco State University but dropped out to better focus on his dance career as he had other skilled and talented dancers in mind such as Ginuwine, Dru Hill, Usher, Gene Kelly and the late pop king Michael Jackson
He made his television debut in an episode of Boston Public in 2003 but has had his best roles in films such as You’ve Been Served (2004) and Stomp in the Yard (2007), Step Up 2: The Streets (2008), White Frog (2012) Step Up 3D (2010) and TV series like Shadowhunters and Joy among others. He began his dancing career on BET Comic View Harry Shum Jr. has also danced in concerts for Mariah Carey, Jennifer Lopez, Beyoncé and Jessica Simpson. For his many works, Harry has amassed a net worth of $14 million.
Is Harry Shum Jr gay?
After appearing as Shadowhunters, there had been disagreements regarding Harry’s sexuality, especially since many fans of the series felt he needed to have a direct line to gay thoughts to be able to execute a gay character so well. However, Harry is as sincere as they come, and he has not openly spoken out or ruled against the fact that he has been accused of being gay, but since he has a beautiful wife to go back to any day, we can safely rule out possibility.
Harry began dating his now-wife Shelby again in 2007 in a lengthy courtship in which they became engaged in October 2013 and eventually married on November 22, 2015. Shelby Ann Narito Rabara is a sweet, loving woman who is focused on her family’s affairs and has a very outspoken personality. Born on October 5, 1983 in Orange County, California, she is a Filipino American actress and also a dancer like her husband. Shelby used to be a cheerleader for the Los Angeles Lakers’ Laker Girls. a basketball team. She never knew a father’s love because she was raised by her single mother along with her two siblings. She attended the University of California, Los Angeles and graduated with a degree in World Arts and Cultures.
Shelby’s film debut came in 2009 when she starred in Spring Span as Sorority Girl. Among her many credits are films such as 17 Again where she played the role of a cheerleader and Dance Movie (2009) where she acted as a ballet dancer. She also had some time in television such as Grounded for Life (2005), The Bold and Beautiful (2005), Cold Case , Viva Laughlin, Greek (2007), My Name is Earl (2008), House md and C Community (2009 ), joy in 2009/2010 The Legion exceptional dancersin 2010/2011 CSI: Crime Scene Investigation (2011), Bunheads (2013), Dr. Ken (2015) and Steven Universe in 2015 to date.
The couple lives in Hollywood Hills in a three bedroom apartment and work very hard to make each other’s dreams come true.
body measurements and height
Harry Shum Jr. is not a tall person, he is 5 feet 11 inches tall and he weighs 65 kg in pounds. His chest is 39 inches with a 30 inch waist size and 14 inches for his biceps. He has black hair and eyes.