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10 Fun Facts About “DWTS: Juniors” Brightyn Brems

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She may only be 12, but Brightyn Brems has already accomplished so much in that short amount of time. Check out these 10 facts about the DWTS: Juniors contestant below!

Mandla Morris and Brightyn Brems on DWTS Juniors
DANCING WITH THE STARS: JUNIORS – “The Premiere” – The youngest cast ever assembled are sparkling up their wardrobe, breaking in their dancing shoes and readying themselves for what will be an unforgettable journey, on the special two-hour premiere of “Dancing with the Stars: Juniors,” SUNDAY, OCT. 7 (8:00-10:00 p.m. EDT), on The ABC Television Network. (ABC/Eric McCandless)


1) She first trained as a gymnast. Brightyn has been doing gymnastics since she was just 2 years old, and made the all-American gymnastics team when she was 8.

2) She has her own YouTube channel – “Be Bright with Brightyn.”

3) She competed on the 10th season of America’s Got Talent as part of the group called Strength Within.

4) Brightyn then moved on to So You Think You Can Dance: The Next Generation and World of Dance.

5) She was a finalist for Mini Best Dancer at the 2016 Dance Awards, and won the title at the 2017 awards show.

6) Her family and friends call her “B” or “Beeski.”

7) She’s danced around the world too! She performed in the “Die Helene Fischer Christmas Show” in Germany, and was chosen to represent the US in England for the World Ballroom Competition.

8) She’s modeled for the activewear company Five Dancewear, and serves as an ambassador for them. Check out one of her posts below!

9) In her spare time, she loves to explore the outdoors, ride bikes, go to the beach, and hang out with her friends and family.

10) If she could be any superhero, she would be Wonder Woman.

Be sure to watch Brightyn compete on Dancing with the Stars: Juniors when episodes air Sundays at 8/7 c on ABC!