Stephen Laurel Boss, aka Twitch’s daughter, went viral after she posted about her late stepfather on her TikTok account. Her message touched the hearts of the netizens as she expressed her grief about this uncanny event. Let’s know more about Stephen’s teenage daughter Weslie Fowler.
Who is Weslie Fowler?
Weslie Fowler is a star kid and daughter of Allison Holker, star of ‘So You Think You Can Dance.’ Being the daughter of such a celebrity mother, people curiously know about Weslie Fowler. This teenager is also famous from her paternal side too. She is the stepdaughter of the famous hip-hop dancer Stephen Boss aka Twitch.
Family & Education
Weslie Fowler was born on 26th May 2008 in the USA. Weslie’s mother, Allison Holker, is a famous American dancer who gave birth at a very early age. Allison was very much criticized for resuming her dance career due to her early pregnancy. But this graceful dancer never spoke anything about the biological father of the child.
This 15-year-old teenager is now a high school student. Being the daughter of a celebrity parent Weslie is very popular on social media and keeps on posting there. But no information is available about his grade or school.
Weslie Fowler holds a unique name. Her name is derived from old English. The meaning of Weslie is Western Meadow.
|Full Name||Weslie Renae Fowler|
|Date of Birth||26th May 2008|
|Age||15 Years (As of 2023)|
|Place of Birth||USA|
|Father||Biological Father: Unknown
Stepfather: Stephen Boss aka Twitch
|Siblings||Maddox, & Zaia|
|Popularly Known as||Daughter of Stephen Boss aka Twitch|
Weslie’s Biological Father
As per the rumor, Weslie’s biological father was engaged to Allison Holker when Fowler was born. But later, their engagement was canceled when the toddler was two years old. However, Allison never mentioned the name of his former fiancé.
Weslie’s Mother Allison Holker
Weslie’s mother, Allison Holker, was born in Anoka, Minnesota, USA. But most of her time was spent in Orem, Utah, USA. Her dancing career started at the age of 9 when she was a student at Timpanogos High School. Professionally she started her training in dance at The Dance Club in Orem. This professional dancer is skilled in contemporary, tap, ballet, and jazz.
Allison started to get international recognition after her performance in the opening and closing commemorations of the 2002 Winter Olympics. She was applauded again after her appearance in the second season of ‘So You Think You Can Dance.’ Vanessa Hudgens was a judge on that show.
The dancer’s work on another well-liked dance competition TV show, Dancing with the Stars, also made her more well-known. She debuted in the 19th season of the competition, coming in ninth. Along with her dance partner Riker Lynch, the artist finished second in the 20th season of the television program in February 2015.
Allison Holker is Married to Stephen Boss aka Twitch
Popular hip-hop dancer Stephen Boss aka Twitch, got his popularity from ‘So You Think You Can Dance.’ Allison Holker married Stephen Boss in 2013. Stephen immediately adopted her five years old daughter. Later Allison gave birth to two kids, Maddox and Zaia, with Stephen.
Weslie is The Elder Sister of Two Half Siblings
Weslie is the elder sister of her two half-siblings. Maddox Laurel Boss, her half-brother, was born on March 27th, 2016. He has a genuine interest in dancing and started to dance at an early age. Weslie’s younger sister Zaia Boss was born on 6th November 2019.
Weslie is very much interested in welcoming her half-siblings. Allison’s post on Instagram of her three kids shows the strong bonding between them.
Weslie is Interested in Playing Soccer
At her high school, Weslie showed her interest in playing soccer. Her admirers come to know about this talent from a couple of pictures that this teenager posted herself. They are celebrating Title IX’s 50th anniversary. Weslie further admitted she loves to play soccer. Her dress in those pictures reveals that Fowler is endorsed by DICK’S Sporting Goods.
Fowler’s Fashion Sense
In June 2020, Allison posted a TikTok video with her daughter. In the comment sections of the post, the netizens criticized Wisley for her dressing up like a boy.
This post gets so much attention and criticism that the little girl further posts a comment to defend herself. She boldly declared that the patriarchy was gone. I don’t necessarily dress like a boy just because I don’t wear gowns and bright pink. This is my style, and I always dress comfortably and in darker hues. However, just because I dress that way doesn’t mean I’m dressing like a boy.
Allison also holds pain in her hand to support her daughter. She praised her little sweetheart for standing up to prove her point and for using her voice loudly.
Later in May 2021 in a Zoom meeting, the worried mother spoke out about the humiliation her daughter had to go through. She said that Weslie had often been bullied by her classmates for not wearing girls’ clothes. The teenager loves to wear suspenders and a bowtie. But she was criticized for those things and sometimes, ‘she was getting hit hard.’
However, these attacks couldn’t stop Weslie from making her dream come true. She is planning to create her clothing brand.
Weslie Trying to Fit Her Feet into Her Mother’s Shoes
Weslie, in an interview, confirmed that she is taking professional dancing lessons to make herself a skilled dancer. Both of her parents are professional and famous dancers. So her daughter is inspired by them.
Weslie Fowler’s Entrepreneurship Journey
Besides enjoying music and dancing, Weslie is passionate about her new entrepreneurship project; she loves making bracelets. Weslie and her friend Presley start to sell those bracelets negated by their own hands. They launched a company named WesNPres.
This unique initiative started back in 2019 when Weslie got to know her specialization in making bracelets. What is uncommon about those bracelets is that the ornaments come in different colors with a positive message in them. They must be praised as this couple of best friends decided to send a percentage of their profit to charity.
However, the website of WesNPres is not available right now. Perhaps the website is in the making, or the owners may have changed the plan.
Weslie’s Stepfather Died by Committing Suicide
Amid the happy moments in Weslie’s family, Stephen’s death news was like a bolt from the blue. This 40-year-old hip-hop dancer was found dead on 13th December 2022. He committed suicide at the Oak Tree Inn in Encino, Los Angeles.
On the morning of 13th December, Allison was worried as her husband didn’t return home. She rushed to inform the police that Stephen had left home without his car. Later the police authorities were informed about a gunshot at the Oak Tree Inn, and they found Stephen dead in a room. According to the investigation officers, Stephen committed suicide by a self-inflicted gunshot to his head.
Later Holker also confirmed the news of her husband’s tragic death. She couldn’t hold her breath in her heart as the light and backbone of her family had gone.
Weslie’s Mother Holker Reacted on this Tragic Incident
While confirming the news of Stephen’s death, Allison couldn’t hide her heavy heart full of sorrow. This grief-stricken wife remembers her late husband as an inspiring person who valued his family, friends, and community. He was on the side of love and light and ‘lit up every room he stepped into.’
Allison still feels the positive impact of such an enlightened person even though he is gone. She still misses him and takes inspiration from the great works he has left behind.
Stephen Boss’s funeral was arranged for 4th January 2023 in Los Angeles. On 11th February, a gathering took place where Allison paid tribute to her late husband. In this condolence meeting, 500 guests were gathered, including Ellen DeGeneres.
Weslie’s Reaction to Her Stepfather’s Tragic Death
About two months after her beloved stepfather’s death, Weslie came back to social media and posted a video on her TikTok account in remembrance of her late stepfather. She was seen in front of a mirror with a phone in her hand. On the back cover of the phone, the picture of her late stepfather was visible. The background music makes the netizens nostalgic. It was Mac Miller’s 2020 song ‘Surf.’ Two years after Mac Miller’s passing in September 2018, the song was made public.
In support of this video, Weslie’s mother Holker wrote “I love you baby girl always and forever.”
Weslie is a rising star kid and also an emerging social media personality. She has thousands of followers on her Instagram account, which is handled by her celebrity mother. Currently, Weslie is only popular because of her celebrity parents, just like celeb kids like Archie Heaton. However, her fans are curious to know which path she will choose in the future for her career.