Lachlan Gillespie as you already know is a famous Australian singer, songwriter, musician & actor. Lachlan Gillespie is also a member of the Wiggles and Wears The Purple Dress. Lachlan Gillespie is also known to many as the ex-husband of the former Wiggles member as well as an Australian singer, dancer & actress Emma Watkins.
Lachlan Gillespie joined the Wiggles in 2009 and in May 2012, he replaced the founding member Jeff Fatt as the Purple Wiggle. Being the favorite musical group of children in Australia, their fan base is only getting bigger and better.
On deck, we have gathered some of Wiggle’s Lachlan Gillespie wiki facts including updates on his age, height, weight, wife, girlfriend now, and net worth.
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Lachlan Gillespie Quick Facts
|Age||37 years old|
|Height||6 feet 1 inch|
|Wife||Emma Watkins (ex)|
|Net worth||$5 million|
Who Is Lachlan Gillespie? His Wiki, Biography
Lachlan Gillespie was born in Brisbane, Queensland, Australia. He began having a passion for music when he was four years old. He started playing the piano and formal singing training at the age of 12. He began his career after graduating as a vocal and drama coach for children between the ages of four and 13.
Lachlan Gillespie joined the group Wiggles in 2009 and toured with the “Dorothy the Dinosaur Traveling Show”, as Captain Feathersword, then as a Wiggly Dancer, and many more during the group’s regular tour. However, in May 2012, he replaced the founding member of the Wiggles Jeff Fatt as the Purple Wiggle.
In 2018, he along with his Wiggles group member started a band called the Unusual Commoners, which played a mixture of traditional Australian, Irish, Scottish, and folk songs. They performed their first international show in St. John’s, Newfoundland at end of 2018. He hosts the short-form television show Lachy! which aired on ABC in 2016 and contains episode shorts of him as Lachy Wiggle.
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How Old Is Lachlan Gillespie? Age, Birthday
Born in the year 1985 Lachlan Gillespie age is 37 years old, he was born on 23rd October 1985 in Brisbane, Queensland, Australia. Lachlan celebrates his birthday every year on the 23rd of October with his close friends and family. Lachlan Gillespie’s zodiac is Scorpio.
He attended musical theater at the Western Australian Academy of Performing Arts and graduated with a Bachelor of Arts in musical theater. He hasn’t shared anything about his parents with the media.
How Tall Is Lachlan Gillespie? Height, Weight
The famous Australian singer, musician, and actor, Lachlan Gillespie stands tall at a height of 6 feet 1 inch and weighs about 70 kgs at the moment. He maintains his physique to stay healthy and fit to look as presentable as he can being watched by many people.
Lachlan Gillespie Instagram
Lachalan Gillespie goes by the username @lachy_wiggle on his Instagram. He has 105k followers with 788 posts. Most of his posts are pictures of him with his family and friends, his work, traveling & vlogging. Lachlan Gillespie keeps his fans updated about his daily life through his Instagram stories.
Lachlan Gillespie Married Life, Divorce, Children, Wife Now?
Lachlan Gillespie was married in April 2016 to his now ex-wife Emma Watkins. His ex-wife Emma Watkins was also a former member of the Wiggles, but unfortunately, they got separated in 2018. Lachlan Gillespie and Emma Watkins met each other through their profession.
However, Lachlan Gillespie is currently married to his long-time girlfriend Dana Stephensen, an Australian ballet dancer. Dana Stephensen proposed Lachlan Gillespie on 9 April 2020 and soon after they got married. They announced the birth of their twin daughters on 11 September 2020, named Lottie and Lulu.
Lachlan was born and raised in Australia since his childhood, which makes his nationality an Australian. However, his surname Gillespie came from a Scottish Galec and says that ‘Gillespies’ were the servant of the Bishop, which leads us to believe that his ancestors were Scottish hence making Lachlan’s ethnicity Scottish.
How Much Is Lachlan Gillespie Net Worth?
Lachlan Gillespie is one of the most popular Folk singers. According to various sources like Forbes & Business Insider, Lachlan Gillespie’s net worth is approximately estimated to be around $5 million. He has been a part of the group Wiggles since 2012 and also hosts a short-form TV show named Lachy!