Steven Wiggle – Celebrity Support For The Wiggles
US actor Steve Carell is the latest celebrity to show their appreciation of children’s entertainers The Wiggles. In a new clip, Despicable Me star Steve auditions for Tsehay Hawkins after Emma Watkins left.
The Wiggles have seen their popularity soar since their cover of Tame Impala’s Elephant made triple j’s Hottest 100 list for 2021. Lil Nas X and Kid LAROI both publicly commended The Wiggles after hearing them perform live for triple j.
Early Life and Education
Steven Spielberg is an American film director and producer. Born in Cincinnati, Ohio in 1946, Spielberg has directed numerous movies and TV series as well as live stage performances since 1976. Additionally he is an active member of the Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences (AMPAS).
He is best known as one of The Wiggles. He has written songs for them as well as being an accomplished pianist. Additionally, he can be seen on multiple CDs, DVDs, and videos by them such as Wiggle Bay, Whoo Hoo Wiggly Gremlins!, Cold Spaghetti Western, and Top of the Tots albums.
He currently fills the role of Yellow Wiggle, replacing Greg Page. In addition, he has played Captain Feathersword within the group and been featured as a guest host on The Tonight Show.
Steven Wiggle has held numerous roles including writer, typographer, designer, teacher and Senior Lecturer on the BA (Hons) Advertising course at London College of Communication. In addition, he performs with children’s entertainment group Hi-5.
He has performed on television as both dancer and singer in Carols in the Domain and Today Show shows, revealing a passion for philanthropy by supporting UNICEF Australian Children’s Appeal.
Recently, US actor Steve Carell reached out to the group seeking auditioning as Yellow Wiggle Emma is already cast, however they informed him she’s ‘locked in.’ As part of his plea to add a Green Wiggle as part of their lineup citing allergies to fruit salad and dislike of classic skivvies as justification for adding one, Carell asked them for consideration of adding one as soon as possible.
Achievement and Honors
Steve holds the CBM Seal from AMS (American Meteorological Society), the highest award given to television meteorologists. Additionally, he informs hundreds of thousands of South Florida residents every year about hurricane preparation and has advised them during numerous storms like Frances and Jeanne in 2004.
Steve serves as Course Leader, Programme Director and Dean of Media at London College of Communication. Additionally, he sits on their Research Committee and Professorial Sub-Committee.
Recently, he made a video to contest for Emma Watkins’ former Yellow Wiggle position, left vacant since she moved on. When informed that Tsehay already filled that spot, but still felt optimistic and suggested becoming the Green Wiggle.
Steve Carell made headlines this month by endorsing Australia’s favourite musical group in an eye-catching promo video to promote his latest movie. In it, he contact the Wiggles to vie for their vacant Yellow Wiggle role, boasting that he knew all their songs by heart while admitting an allergy to fruit salad and preferring instead a gown as part of his attire.
The Wiggles heard his plea and provided a video featuring their current lineup, comprising Lachlan Gillespie, Simon Pryce and Tsehay Hawkins. Anthony Field of Founding Blue Wiggle added that working with them had been great fun; they would welcome him as an honorary member whenever desired.
Lucia Hawkins of Blue Wiggle fame could possibly win over Steve Irwin – an original Wiggle who died last year and former Crocodile Hunter/original Wiggle Anthony Field! If she can keep their hearts, Lucia could succeed in winning him over as well!
Steve Wiggle currently works as a meteorologist for WPTV News Channel 5 in West Palm Beach, Florida and previously worked for CTV and Weather Service. He lives with his wife and son Tyler in Tequesta.
Anthony Field, Anthony Field’s co-member from The Wiggles is another well-known entertainer with an estimated net worth of $20 Million and owns majority share in their band.
The Wiggles have appeared in various television programs and DVDs over their career as live performers as well as being known for their short-form television show Lachy! and ABC episode shorts. Former member Sam Moran earned over $200,000 per year as part of The Wiggles singing group.