About Emma Watkins

Yellow Wiggle | World Class Performer | Brand Ambassador

Emma Watkins is best known for her role as the yellow Wiggle and the first female in The Wiggles, the world’s favourite children’s entertainment group. The Wiggles’ fans have spoken and Emma is officially the most popular Wiggle ever! The effervescent singing, dancing, drum playing, French speaking, bow wearing Wiggle has charmed audiences across the globe. Emma items are the number one sellers and The Wiggles’ audiences are filled with children dressing just like Emma.

Emma continues to attract new audiences with her warm, fresh, engaging personality and unique talents.

Over the last 25 years, The Wiggles have sold:

  • Over 7 millions albums
  • Over 23 million DVDs
  • Over 8 million books
  • And been awarded 18 Gold, 12 Platinum, 3 Double Platinum, and 10 Multi-Platinum Awards for their music & DVD sales.

The Wiggles are iconic Australians and are advocates for children all over the world, promoting healthy eating habits, an active lifestyle and allergy awareness.

The Wiggles tour extensively through Australia, New Zealand, UK, Ireland and North America performing shows to audiences of over a quarter of a million people each year across hundreds of shows, many of which are sold out.

The Wiggles and Emma’s TV shows are broadcast worldwide in over 195 countries.

"With their music videos reaching over 100 million views on YouTube alone, it is fair to say that The Wiggles dominate online platforms"

With their music videos reaching over 100 million views on YouTube alone, it is fair to say that The Wiggles dominate online platforms when it comes to children’s entertainment. Looking at Emma’s social media presence, she certainly has struck a chord with her audience. Climbing towards 100,000 followers across her social channels, Emma has over 47,000 Instagram followers and 45,000 Facebook followers and a steadily growing online fan base. Her audience is not just large, but is actively engaged. The “Emma-Army” regularly share photos of Emma Wiggle inspired arts, crafts, costumes and parties.

Emma is elegant, sophisticated, graceful, charismatic and a timeless beauty inside and out. Children love and adore Emma. Adults admire and trust Emma.

Emma is passionate about sign language and since 2016 The Wiggles have incorporated more sign language into their videos and live performances. Working with the Deaf Society of NSW, The Wiggles have included signing throughout their live shows and into their choreography.

Emma has released a sign language dance film over the last three years that sees her signing to a contemporary soundtrack. In 2016, in celebration of National Week Of Deaf People, Emma released a video of her signing to Justin Timberlake’s ‘Can’t Stop The Feeling’ which has had over half a million views on Facebook.

As an advocate of sign language, 2017 sees Emma commencing her PHD on ‘Cinematic representation of visual music for children with a hearing impairment’ at Macquarie University.

  • Height: 165cm
  • Dress Size: 6-8
  • Shoe Size: 8
  • Eyes: Blue
  • Hair: Red and curly

2x ARIA Award Winner - The Wiggles – Wiggle Town! (2016) & Taking Off! (2014)




2016 | Cosmopolitan Women Of The Year Awards

Media Coverage
  • Cosmopolitan Bride – Cover + 15 page feature
  • White Magazine – 12 page dedicated photo-essay
  • Sunrise – National Week Of Deaf People + Story Of My Life with Edwina Bartholomew
  • Confidential – National Week Of Deaf People feature
  • Daily Telegraph – Home Magazine
  • Sun Herald – Date With Kate
  • Tea With Jules
  • Stellar Magazine - 4 page feature
  • Sunday Life - ‘What I Know About Men’