Raised in Arkansas, Jake DuPree competed in gymnastics from an early age and eventually began dancing in college at the Savannah College of Art & Design in Savannah, Georgia.
He was recently named as Cosmopolitan magazine's first ever unicorn correspondent, known as Glitter Fantasy! He is spreading sparkle and light and love and acceptance one unicorn makeover at a time. Time to make America fabulous again!
In 2017, the City of West Hollywood named him the grand marshall and "Queen of Carnaval," presiding over the biggest Halloween celebration in the United States.
He is also a host and personality for PopSugar Fitness, The Doctors, and Clevver. His funny, sketch-inspired workouts for PopSugar Fitness have garnered over 30 million views. He was also most recently seen dancing alongside the finalists of RuPaul's Drag Race All Stars 3 on VH1.
He is a proud member of Actor's Equity Association. His regional musical theatre credits include West Side Story, Mary Poppins, and CATS at La Mirada for the Performing Arts, West Side Story, Peter Pan, A Chorus Line and Mary Poppins at Sacramento Music Circus, Beauty & the Beast at 3D Theatricals, and Catch Me If You Can at Moonlight Stage Productions. He is represented by Casandra Franceschi.
He is a highly skilled and sought after fitness instructor. He teaches at several Equinox gyms in Southern California, Booty Works fitness studio in Sherman Oaks, Barreworks studio in Brentwood, and Paramount Studios.
In 2017, his Jake That Body class was voted one of the best barre workouts by Time Out magazine. He has been featured in The Wall Street Journal for his SnapChat workouts with PopSugar Fitness. In 2012, he was voted one of the top five barre instructors in LA by RateYourBurn.com!
He loves to truly challenge his students and push their bodies to all new physical limits, while still keeping a sense of humor and making them laugh! It's all about empowerment and allowing the client to feel confident and the absolute best that they can feel! Now weeeeerk!