11 Things You Should Know About Dancer and Actress Juliet Doherty

If you've seen Juliet Doherty's new film High Strung Free Dance, you know she has some serious acting chops and dancing ability.

The classically trained dancer can do it all, which is exactly why we had to find out everything we could about her. Keep reading to discover all the things you should know about Juliet:

Name: Juliet Doherty

Hometown: Albuquerque, New Mexico

Birthday: June 10

Zodiac sign: Gemini

Fun Facts

1. Juliet plays the role of Barlow in High Strung Free Dance

"She is optimistic, bright-eyed, and can be a little naïve at times."

-Juliet Doherty

2. Like her character Barlow, Juliet comes from a classical dance background.

"In the movie, my mom (played by Jane Seymour) is my dance teacher. This is a commonality I share with my character, because my real-life mom was my dance teacher growing up. I don't want to give too much away, but the romantic plot you'll see in the film is something I've never experienced in real life."

-Juliet Doherty

3. She is so grateful for her fans.

"Every message I receive on social media and each person I connect with in real life is very special to me. This film was made with young dancers and dreamers in mind. I'm grateful if our cast can share a bit of inspiration with this story."

-Juliet Doherty

4. Growing up, she had a crush on Klaus from Lemony Snicket'A Series of Unfortunate Events.

"I've always liked the studious ones!"

-Juliet Doherty

5. Her most-used emojis are the cowboy smiley 🤠 and the letter with a heart on it 💌

6. She says her biggest guilty pleasure is sleeping in.

7. The most nerve-racking things she's ever done are dance solo at Lincoln Center, or ride a motorcycle.

8. She works hard to balance her work as an actress with her life as a professional dancer.

"I think the key is staying well-rounded in your training, and willing to push yourself out of your comfort zone when opportunities come along."

-Juliet Doherty


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9. She's always wanted to learn how to fly a plane.

"I think that must be one of the coolest feelings in the world. I'm not a great flyer, which is ironic, but it's something I've always dreamt of."

-Juliet Doherty

10. If she could travel anywhere in the world for a week, she'd love the chance to visit home.


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11. The last celebrity she got starstruck over was probably Steven Spielberg. Juliet is a dance double in his upcoming remake of West Side Story.

 

Love the movie? Click HERE to find out why Juliet's High Strung Free Dance costar Thomas Doherty is #MCM material.