Maddie Ziegler, 16
Dance Moms has returned for an eighth season with an all-new cast after season seven ended in October 2017. With the show's comeback, many fans are wondering what happened to the original members of Abby Lee Dance Company's elite team, including Maddie and Mackenzie Ziegler, Nia Sioux, Brooke and Paige Hyland, and Chloe Lukasiak.
Over the past few years, we've seen their careers take off, which is right around the same time dance teacher Abby Lee Miller landed herself in legal trouble for bank and customs fraud. The 52-year-old instructor ended up serving eight months in prison, and was unfortunately diagnosed with cancer after she was released. However, she's determined to make a comeback in the latest installment of Dance Moms after helping some members of the original young cast achieve stardom. So what have the original elite dancers been up to over the past few years? Keep reading to find out!