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Richy Jackson
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Gender: Male
Born: March 15, 1979
Age: 43
Home: San Francisco, California
Occupation: Dancer
Television Personality
Affiliations: Abby's Ultimate Dance Competition (judge)
Friends: Abby Lee Miller
Robin Antin
Rachelle Rak
Episode Run
Debut: Casting Special
Last: Meet Abby's Newest Ultimate Dancer

Richard "Richy" Jackson was a judge on Abby's Ultimate Dance Competition.


Originally from the San Francisco Bay Area, Jackson came to Hollywood in 1999 and began his career dancing professionally in music videos, live performances and commercials. Jackson then began doing choreography for artists including, Katy Perry, Keri Hilson, Nicki Minaj, Sean "Puffy" Combs, Brandy and Lady Gaga. Jackson’s expertise includes diverse dance styles such as jazz-funk, hip-hop, and modern contemporary. Impressively, he has achieved success with raw, innate talent, never having been formally trained as a dancer.[1]

On Abby's Ultimate Dance Competition

Richy served as a judge on both seasons of AUDC. He often stated that he was looking for showmanship, performance and individuality.

During his time on the show, Richy choreographed two routines. The first being a combo in Casting Special and the second being a combo for the group challenge in Dare to Be You.

In Season 2, Richy used his call back card in Dare to Be You to prevent Chloe from going home. He was also the first judge to use their call back card.

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