Lele Pons Wiki – Lele Pons Biography
Lele Pons is a Latin singer and social media celebrity, she posted a video of her dancing on Tuesday night and it went viral almost immediately. The clip features Pons dancing to “Culo” by Jose De Las Heras & Ghetto Flow, but what made the video go viral on Twitter was not her dancing.
At the end of the clip, Pons appears to lose her footing and starts to tumble backward. She ends up falling right into what appears to be a glass door, and she crashes right through it. The video ends with her on the ground with what appears to be glass all around her.
The viral video that Pons posted on Tuesday night had the following caption: “Still learning how to do these TikToks dances (wait for it).”
Lele Pons Bio
Eleonora “Lele” Pons Maronese is an American internet celebrity, YouTuber, actress, singer, dancer, model and former host of La Voz… México. Pons came to prominence on Vine before the platform shut down in 2016.
Fast Facts You Need to Know
Born: June 25, 1996 (age 23 years), Caracas, Venezuela
Full name: Eleonora Pons Maronese
Subscribers: 16 million; (March 2020)
Lele Pons Early life
Pons was born in Caracas, Venezuela. Pons moved to the United States at the age of five and was raised in Miami, Florida.
Lele Pons Education
She graduated from Miami Country Day School in 2015 and moved to Los Angeles, California. She has said that she had trouble making friends in high school, so she “would get hurt to make them laugh.” She has also said that she was bullied at high school. She said “I’m not like the cool girls—I’m the other girl. The one that’s basically a nerd, but proud of that.”
Lele Pons Career
Pons began her career on the six-second video platform Vine. She has said she used Vine to showcase the creative things she was already doing. Speaking to Teen Vogue, Pons said, “I started with my friends, and I started becoming bad. At first it was just being really creative – it wasn’t even funny stuff.” Her follower base continued to grow and Pons has said that it “got to the point where a lot of people depended on me to make them… just so they could get a laugh.” She became the first “Viner” to reach one billion loops.
Writing in The Cut, Allie Jones described Pons’ comedy as “universal, physical, and complete with a twist ending.” Pons’ comedic style has also been criticized. For instance, former Viner, Cody Ko, critically viewed one her sketches, saying, “This was written by a four-year-old.” Pons cites, among her inspirations, several Latina stars including Sofía Vergara, Gaby Espino, and Shakira. In 2016, she was signed with entertainment company Shots Studios.
Pons is managed by John Shahidi of Shots Studios.
Pons has used her success in Internet comedy to launch a number of enterprises. In 2015, she launched a jewelry collection called UNO Magnetic. In 2016, Pons co-authored a novel based on her own high school experiences, Surviving High School, co-authored with Melissa de la Cruz. Pons starred as Callie in the 2016 romantic comedy We Love You, released on YouTube Red. In the movie, characters played by Yousef Erakat and Justin Dobies both fall for Pons, who is “cool enough” to date both of them at the same time. The movie was produced by YouTube and AwesomenessTV.
Pons appeared in the first episode of MTV’s horror TV series, Scream, in which she was the season’s first victim. She has starred in a number of music videos, including “Havana” by Camila Cabello, and “Downtown” by Anitta and J Balvin. In May 2018, Pons released her debut single, a Spanish-language duet with Matt Hunter titled “Dicen.” The YouTube music video amassed 10 million views in just four days. Pons has also had success in modeling. In February 2017, she became a brand ambassador for CoverGirl. The same month, Pons walked in a Dolce & Gabbana show in Milan. Babe criticised the move as seeming “a bit hackneyed and past-it.” In August, Pons released her first single and music video for her song “Celoso,” which was directed by fellow creator Rudy Mancuso. The song was certified 3x Platinum and earned a nomination for the Premios Lo Nuestro nomination for the video. On March 29, 2019 Lele released her English-language debut and her first country song with the Jake Owen duet “Señorita” from his album Greetings from… Jake.
Pons took over hosting of La Voz… México on October 14, 2018. She presented the 19th Annual Latin Grammy Awards with Aitana.
On December 6, 2019, Pons released her new single and music video “Vete Pa La.” The music video was self-directed and edited by Pons and produced by Shots Studios.
On December 2019, Pons was a co-host on the red carpet alongside Chelsea Briggs for the 2019 Billboard Women in Music.
Pons was a guest speaker at the 2020 CES conference held in Las Vegas, NV. As a digital media mogul and global entertainer, Pons was asked to be a speaker on the Spotify panel alongside Spotify’s Chief Content Officer Dawn Ostroff. She talked about how Spotify revolutionized music and impacted her career and how she plans on using that same model for her upcoming podcast with Spotify.
Lele Pons Video
At the end of the video, when Pons falls through the door, you can hear someone in the background yell “Oh s**t.” A lot of the internet celebrity’s fans commented with their concern for Pons. However, some people watching the video did not give her the reaction she may have been hoping for.
After Pons posted the video onto Twitter Tuesday night, many viewers commented on the post, and not all the remarks were positive. Some of the reactions were aimed at the legitimacy of the accident, questioning if it was real or not. Some who responded also took a shot at her career.
the heck BE CAREFUL @lelepons https://twitter.com/lelepons/status/1247413411891171329 …
im still hongree
@lelepons meanwhile, this outfit is cuuuttteeee 😍
get well soon @lelepons 😐 https://twitter.com/lelepons/status/1247413411891171329 …
at this point literally everyone knows that’s all her stuff is planned and fake yeeeet
Delete this you still have time …
Seeing Lele Pons crashing down into that door mirror is like a metaphoric representation of her career right now, ngl #lelepons
Lele Pons Social Media, Instagram, Twitter
Pons has a large social media following — on Twitter the social media star has 1.9 million followers, and on Instagram, she has just over 40 million followers. As per Mindie.com, Lele Pons is the most followed female Latin artists on TikTok.
She became well known on the internet when she created content on Vine before the platform shut down in 2016. Besides singing, she has acted in film and TV, and she co-wrote the book Surviving High School. The 23-year-old internet celebrity was born in Caracas, Venezuela, and her full name is Eleonora Pons Maronese.