Lucinda Marie Henninger
August 14, 1960
|Other names||Lucinda Piligian|
|Education||Kansas State University |
Roland Dupree Dance Academy
|Spouse(s)||Halley Dickey (divorced) |
Craig Piligian (m. 1990)
Lucinda Dickey (born Lucinda Marie Henninger; August 14, 1960) is an American former dancer and actress. She is best known for her leading role in the film Breakin' (1984) and its sequel Breakin' 2: Electric Boogaloo (1984).
Dickey was born and raised in Hutchinson, Kansas, where at the age of four, she began dancing. While attending college at Kansas State University, she majored in dance and competed in the Miss Kansas pageant, where she won the talent division and finished third runner-up.
After college, Dickey moved to Los Angeles and won a dance scholarship with the Roland DuPree Dance Academy. After 10 months, she auditioned for the movie Grease 2, winning a role as one of the film's lead dancers. That same year (1982) she landed a stint as a dancer on Solid Gold.[episode needed]
Her first leading role was in Ninja III: The Domination Shooting for Ninja II took place in 1983. In 1984, Dickey appeared in the role of jazz dancer turned breakdancer Kelly in Breakin', followed by the sequel, Breakin' 2: Electric Boogaloo, then followed by the horror flick Cheerleader Camp, in 1987.
She appeared as a dance judge on TLC's 2008 series Master Of Dance.
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