Ava Michelle is an American actress and social media personality. She first came to prominence in 2016 when she appeared in the short films “Mamma Mia”, “A Christmas Dinner” and “This Is Me”. Since then, she has appeared in several other films and TV shows, including the Netflix film “Tall Girl” where she acted in the lead role of Jodi Kreyman.
As of 2024, Ava Michelle's net worth is estimated to be $1,000,000.
|Ava Michelle Cota
|Source(s) of Fame
|Date of Birth
|April 10, 2002
|Place of Birth
|Fenton, Michigan, United States
|Dating, Bryan Pearn,
Ava Michelle Cota was born on April 30, 2002, in Fenton, Michigan. She is of white Caucasian descent. She belongs to an upper-middle-class family.
Her father is Rick Cota a businessman and her mother Jeanette Cota is a housewife. Ava also has a brother named Devon Michelle Cota or Devon Cota.
Ava Michelle grew up in Linden, Michigan. She finished her high school education at Linden Middle School and enrolled herself in a local private university for college.
At a young age, she was trained how to dance. She enrolled in dance classes at a broadway dance academy called JC’s Broadway Dance Academy which was owned and operated by her own mother Jeanette Cota.
She learned all dance forms like Pop, Jazz, Contemporary, Ballet, and Tap dance in her mom’s broadway dance studio. Her mom’s broadway dance academy studio closed recently.
She has also joined and won a number of titles and trophies for winning dance competitions like miss pre-teen galaxy international.
Ava Michelle appeared as a guest dancer of the Abee Lee Dance Company or ALDC’s “Select Team” and during the fourth season of the show called “Dance Moms”.
She also worked as a model and made her debut on the runway during New York Fashion Week in 2017. She also worked for other brands and companies like Sally Miller Fashion.
In 2018, she has made a social media campaign #13Reasons4Me that encourages people to list thirteen things they love about themselves. This is to convince people to love themselves.
In 2013, Ava Michelle Cota joined the tv show “Dance Moms”. She was a regular on the show for four straight years. Ava was also seen in another tv show in 2016.
She joined the first episode of the show “So You Think You Can Dance: The Next Generation”. Unfortunately, she was cut off because of her height. She is a tall person with a height of is 1.87m or 6ft 1inches.
In 2018, the stars of Dance Moms together with Ava toured the United States. In the same year, she had small roles in several short movies including “Mamma Mia” as Anna, “A Christmas Dinner” as Sophia Bailey, and “This Is Me” as Olivia Newton-John. She also took part in two episodes of the series “The Bold and the Beautiful” as a Forrester model.
Ava Michelle had her first major role in the Netflix comedy series “Tall Girl” which was released on September 13, 2019. She acted as the lead character Jodi Kreyman.
In 2020, she took part in the short video entitled “Zombies 2: The Collab” where she acted as one of the zombies. Then in 2021, she started working on the sequel of her movie Tall Girl. Tall Girl 2 was released on February 11, 2022.
In February 2021, just days before the release of the Netflix comedy series titled Tall Girl where Ava Michelle is the lead cast, her brother Devon Michelle died.
His brother is only 23 years old when he died and the cause of his death was fentanyl poisoning. In an interview, Ava said that his brother’s death is unexpected and was an accident and that it was very heartbreaking for her and her family.
Ava is very close to her mother Jeanette Cota and she likes to spend time with her when she is not working. They often go to the beach, shop together and even cook together.
Ava Michelle is popular on social media with over 1.7 million followers on her Instagram account and over 56 thousand followers on her Facebook page.
She also has her Tiktok account with over 2.6 million followers and 28.4 million likes. In her Tiktok account, she mostly posts dance videos.
On February 21, 2011, she started her Youtube channel called “Ava Michelle” which has over 138 thousand subscribers and more than 6 million views.
The American dancer and actress Ava Michelle is currently in a relationship with fellow dancer and actor Bryan Pearn. The two have been dating since 2019. They seem very happy together and they regularly post pictures.
Bryan has also been very supportive of Ava’s acting career. He was even the one who encouraged her to audition for the lead role in the Netflix comedy series “Tall Girl”.
Ava Michelle is an actress who has been trained in dance since she was young and is skilled in various dance forms such as pop, jazz, contemporary, ballet, and tap. Ava Michelle’s first major role was in the Netflix comedy film series “Tall Girl” which was released on September 13, 2019. Aside from acting, she is also popular on social media with over millions of followers on her various accounts. Ava Michelle has an estimated net worth of $1 million.