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|Occupation||Dancer, Choreographer, Actress, Photographer, Songwriter|
|Known for||The LXD|
Galen Hooks is an US dancer, choreographer, creative director, producer, singer/songwriter, and actress.
Hooks has worked with over 60 artists, such as Janet Jackson, Justin Bieber, Britney Spears, Usher, Mýa, Chris Brown, The Jonas Brothers, Miley Cyrus, Rihanna, Banks, Sunmi, Grimes, and John Legend. She also modeled for Nike's Dance and Sport Culture lines, including catalogs, billboards, and a two-page ad in Vogue magazine. Producing credits include America's Got Talent (Associate Consulting Producer), The Voice (Associate Performance Producer), Disney Channel Presents: Radio Disney's Family VIP Birthday (Executive Producer, Creative Director), and YouTube's "Masterclass" (Consulting Producer and Host). Theater work includes Associate Co-choreographer for the revival of the Broadway show Dreamgirls  and choreographer for the musical Higher Education. Hooks is a dancer, choreographer, and actress in LXD:The Legion of Extraordinary Dancers. She was a leading lady for Miguel (Arch N Point), Usher (Good Kisser), and worked as a dancer, choreographer, and actress for Ne-Yo's concept album Libra Scale, in which she played the lead character Diamond Eye and her alter ego, Pretti Sinclair, in the album's music videos, album leaflet, and live performances.
Hooks also was a songwriter on recording artist Raistalla's self-titled album. Galen wrote "Krazy" and co-wrote "Attention" and "Speedracer". She has released songs with her music group "CAMPFIRE VAUDEVILLE".
|So You Think You Can Dance||The LXD performance||Dancer/Co-Choreographer|
|The LXD||"Duet", "Rise of the Drifts", "I Seen a Man" webisode||Actress, dancer, choreographer|
|Ne-Yo||"Beautiful Monster" long form video||Actress, dancer, choreographer|
|Ne-Yo||"Champagne Life" music video||Actress, dancer, choreographer|
|Ne-Yo||"One in a Million" music video||Actress|
|Janet Jackson||"So Excited", "Rock With You" music videos||Dancer|
|Usher||"Hey Daddy" music video||Choreographer|
|United States of Tara||"Princess Valhalla" viral video||Choreographer|
|Dreamgirls||Apollo performance and international tour||Associate Co-Choreographer|
|The Jonas Brothers||"Look Me In the Eyes" Tour||Choreographer|
|Dancing with the Stars||John Legend "Green Light" performance||Choreographer|
|Nike||Vogue and other campaigns||Model|
|Miguel||"Arch N Point" music video||Lead Dancer, Choreographer|
|Britney Spears||"Til the World Ends" music video||Dancer|
|Harry's Law||"Send In the Clowns" episode||Choreographer|
|Justin Bieber||"Santa Claus is Comin' To Town"||Choreographer|
|Keri Hilson feat. Kanye West||"Knocks You Down" Letterman performance||Dancer/Choreographer|
|GI Joe: Retaliation||Movie||Choreographer/Dancer|
|Usher||"Good Kisser" music video||Dancer|
Galen received a Choreography Media Honor for her work with Fergie performing "Live and Let Die" on Movies Rock and four World Dance Awards for her choreography with THE LXD, YouTube's ReMixed, and her own "CAMPFIRE VAUDEVILLE", a song and dance performance featuring original music written by Hooks. Her YouTube show "Masterclass" (Consulting Producer and Host) was honored by the Webby Awards and Streamy Awards.
Galen Hooks served 10 years as the chair of Dancers Alliance and as a board member of SAG-AFTRA. She currently consults DA and is spearheading the new entity Choreographers Alliance. Hooks conducts dance class series "BEHIND THE AUDITION" and "GALEN HOOKS' HEELS INTENSIVE", focusing on limited class sizes and direct feedback. She also teaches regular dance classes in US and internationally, and is a guest teacher for conventions such as THE PULSE, NUVO, and MONSTERS of HIP HOP.