Maksim Chmerkovskiy is a Ukrainian-American dance choreographer and instructor. He is best known as one of the professional dancers on the American television series Dancing with the Stars.
Maksim was born on 17 January 1980, Odessa, Ukrainian SSR, USSR.
She toured with the Broadway show Burn the Floor from 2004 to 2009.
Maksim Chmerkovskiy’s wife is a Cancer and he is a Capricorn.
On May 20, 2014, Chmerkovskiy, paired with Olympic ice dancer Meryl Davis, won his first Dancing with the Stars title. His brother, Valentin, is also an accomplished dancer and has danced on Dancing With The Stars. Peta Murgatroyd was born in Auckland, New Zealand and is currently 33 years old. Choreographer who joined the professional cast of Dancing with the Stars in 2011.
He overcame a broken leg to become a professional Latin Ballroom dancer and choreographer. He welcomed a son named Shai with Peta Murgatroyd in January 2017. He was previously engaged to fellow dancer Karina Smirnoff and he dated model Kate Upton. She finished in first place in season 14 and season 22.
Maksim Chmerkovskiy is active on Facebook, Instagram, and Twitter. He has more than 646k followers on Twitter and has more than 735k followers on Instagram.
Maksim “Maks” Aleksandrovich Chmerkovskiy is a Ukrainian American Latin Ballroom dance champion, choreographer, and instructor.
In 14 appearances as a competing pro on the show, Chmerkovskiy made it to the final round five times, with two runner-up and two third-place finishes. Maksim Chmerkovskiy has been engaged to Karina Smirnoff (2008 – 2009). They’ve been together for approximately 7 years, 4 months, and 1 day.His nationality is Ukrainian-American and he is of Ashkenazi Jewish and Ukrainian ethnicity.He is the elder son of father Aleksandr Chmerkovskiy and Ukrainian mother Larisa Chmerkovskiy.He recovered from the injury six months later and started dancing again.His family immigrated to Brooklyn, New York in 1994.