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Bindi Sue Irwin (born 24 July 1998) is an Australian television personality and conservationist. When she was 9, Irwin hosted Bindi the Jungle Girl, a children’s wildlife documentary TV series. She has also been involved in acting, singing, dancing, rapping, game show hosting, and has created two instructional fitness DVDs. She is also known for winning season 21 of Dancing with the Stars (US).
Bindi Irwin is one of the two children of the late conservationist and television personality Steve Irwin and his conservationist wife Terri Irwin, who is currently the owner of the Australia Zoo. Bindi’s younger brother is Robert Irwin, a television personality and photographer, and she is the granddaughter of naturalist and herpetologist Bob Irwin. In July 2019, she became engaged to Chandler Powell, an American professional wakeboarder from Florida.
Bindi Irwin Weddig Breaking News
Rumours Bindi Irwin to marry fiance Chandler Powell as footage shows apparent wedding set-up
Speculation Bindi Irwin is marrying fiance Chandler Powell on Wednesday afternoon has been fuelled by scenes of an apparent wedding ceremony being set up at Australia Zoo.
It is rumoured the only daughter of the late Crocodile Hunter Steve Irwin may have brought forward the ceremony to beat a coronavirus-fuelled shutdown of weddings.
Bindi Irwin Early life
Bindi Irwin was born in Buderim, Queensland. Her first name comes from the name of her father’s favourite female crocodile at the Australia Zoo, and her middle name, Sue, is from the family’s late dog Sui, who died in her sleep from cancer on 23 June 2004 at the age of 15. According to her father, Bindi is an Nyungar language word that means “young girl”.
She began appearing on television shows as early as age two. She appeared regularly in her father’s television shows, including The Crocodile Hunter Diaries, and in the 2002 film The Wiggles: Wiggly Safari in a credited cast role. She is of English and Irish ancestry, with abundance of Irish ancestry on her father’s side. Bindi stated herself being a dual citizen (Australian-American), in an interview with Brisbane Times: “What’s really nice is being a dual citizen both here and in the US so I think I get to vote there as well.”
Irwin was homeschooled until 2014, when she enrolled at TAFE Queensland East Coast. She has completed a Certificate III in Business, and is currently studying for a Certificate III in Tourism.[needs update]
Bindi Irwin Career
Irwin was the presenter of a 26-part wildlife documentary kids show called Bindi the Jungle Girl, a production of the Discovery Kids television network. Her father was filmed in many of the early shows before his death in September 2006, when production was temporarily put on hold. The series premiered in June 2007 on Discovery Kids.
When Bindi was just a year old her grandmother Lyn Irwin died in a car accident on 11 February 2000. Bob has since remarried Judy Irwin. Bindi’s father, Steve, was killed by a stingray barb on 4 September 2006 when she was eight years old. He was setting up to shoot ocean reef footage for a show that would include segments with himself, because weather prevented him from filming footage for a different show. Irwin and her mother announced that she would continue her late father’s conservation and television work. Steve Irwin had said he supported Bindi’s career, claiming “I just want to be co-star to my daughter”.
On 20 September 2006, Irwin received a standing ovation after delivering a eulogy for her father in front of a crowd of 5,000 and a worldwide television audience of more than 300 million viewers. In the 2006 TV Week readers’ poll, her speech received 43 percent of votes and was voted the television moment of the year. Her mother stated that, apart from some assistance with typing, Irwin had written the speech herself.
Bindi Irwin Wedding & Personal life
Irwin is engaged to Chandler Powell, an American professional wakeboarder from Florida. The couple reportedly first met at Australia Zoo in November 2013.
Bindi Irwin Music career
On 27 November 2006, Bindi released her debut album Bindi Kid Fitness with Steve Irwin and The Crocmen. A year later on 17 November 2007 she released her first single “Trouble In The Jungle”. This was the only single to feature Bindi rapping. “Trouble In The Jungle” includes a tribute song to Steve called “My Daddy The Crocodile Hunter”. She then released her second album Bindi Kid Fitness 2 Jungle Dance Party on 11 October 2008. Bindi originally had a band called Bindi and The Crocmen. As of 2009 Bindi has a new band called Bindi and The Jungle Girls. Bindi eventually released her third album in 2013 Bindi and The Jungle Girls African Dance Party. Bindi released her fourth album in 2016 Bindi and The Jungle Girls Bindi’s Island Dance Party.