Jeanine Mason

 

Date Of Birth

January 14, 1991
 

Biography

Jeanine Mason is the winner of the fifth season of So You Think You Can Dance. The 18-year-old was born in Miami, FL, and currently resides in Pinecrest, FL. Fresh out of high school, she hopes to enter University of California%u2013Los Angeles within the year. She began training in ballet before pursuing other styles. She specializes in contemporary dance.

Top 20: Hip-hop
Partner: Phillip Chbeeb
Choreographer: Tabitha and Napoleon
Result: safe

Top 18: Tango
Partner: Phillip Chbeeb
Choreographer: Tony Meredith
Result: safe

Top 16: Broadway
Partner: Phillip Chbeeb
Choreographer: Tyce Diorio
Result: safe

Top 14: Hip-hop
Partner: Phillip Chbeeb
Choreographer: Tabitha and Napoleon
Result: bottom 3

Top 12 #1: Russian folk dance
Partner: Phillip Chbeeb
Choreographer: Youri Nelzine and Lilia Banenko
Result: bottom 3

Top 12 #2: Jive
Partner: Phillip Chbeeb
Choreographer: Tony Meredith
Result: bottom 3

Top 10: Contemporary
Partner: Jason Glover
Choreographer: Travis Wall
Result: safe

Top 8 #1: Waltz
Partner: Brandon Bryant
Choreographer: Hunter Johnson
Result: safe

Top 8 #2: Pop jazz
Partner: Brandon Bryant
Choreographer: LaurieAnn Gibson
Result: safe

Top 6 #1: Samba
Partner: Ade Obayomi
Choreographer: Louis van Amstel
Result: safe

Top 6 #2: Hip-hop
Partner: Ade Obayomi
Choreographer: Tabitha and Napoleon
Result: safe

Finale #1: Jazz
Partner: Evan Kaspezak
Choreographer: Sonya Tayeh
Result: winner

Finale #2: Contemporary
Partner: Kayla Radomski
Choreographer: Mia Michaels
Result: winner

Finale #3: Paso doble
Partner: Brandon Bryant
Choreographer: Louis van Amstel
Result: winner
 

Place of Birth

Miami, FL
 

Birth Name

Jeanine Mason
 

Gender

Female
 

Fun Facts

SHE WON SO YOU THINK YOU CAN DANCE SEASON 5! And is offically America's Favorite Dancer!

has a teddy bear named spanky who she thinks is like the "perfect boyfriend"
 

Awards

NYCDA 08 - Senior Outstanding Dancer & 1st Overall Senior Solo
JUMP 08 - Senior Jump VIP Winner
Star Systems 08- 1st Overall Senior Solo
ADA 08 - Female Dancer of the Year & 1st Overall Senior Solo
Starquest 08- 1st Overall Senior Solo
Showbiz 08- 1st Overall Senior Solo
Hall of Fame 08 - 1st Overall Senior Solo
NYCDA 07- Senior Outstanding Dancer
Hall of Fame 07- Hall of Fame Inductee
Starquest - Ms. Starquest
ADA 07 - Senior Dancer of the Year
WCDE 06- Teen Elite Dancer
ADA Nationals 05 - 1st Place Overall High Score Teen Solo
WCDE 05 - Teen Elite Dancer and Capezio Ballet Award
NYCDA 06 - Teen High Score Solo & Teen Outstanding Dancer
Hall of Fame 06- 1st Place Overall High Score Senior Solo, Hallf of Fame Inductee, and $500 Scholarship
Starquest 06- Miss Teen Starquest
1st Runner-up Jr. Orange Bowl Parade Creative Writing Competition
International Thespian Society Inductee
 

Nickname

J9, Nin, Mason, Sasquatch, Spaz
 

Height

5'7
 

Quotes

"My favorite dancer is my sister Alexis Mason. She's absolutely beautiful and fierce, but my favorite professional dancer is Ricky Ruiz, who is amazing."

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