Artem Vladimirovich Chigvintsev is a Russian-American professional dancer, specializing in Latin dancing. Chigvintsev joined the cast of Burn the Floor. He performed both on Broadway and more recently in the West End in 2009. Chigvintsev joined Strictly Come Dancing straight from Burn the Floor in London in 2010–2013 in his first year, winning the show along with his celebrity partner Kara Tointon.
|Born||Artem Vladimirovich Chigvintsev, June 12, 1982, Izhevsk, Udmurt ASSR, Russian SFSR, Soviet Union, (now Izhevsk, Udmurtia, Russia)|
|Occupation||Dancer, choreographer, reality television star|
|Television||So You Think You Can Dance, Strictly Come Dancing (2010–2013), Dancing with the Stars (2014–2018, 2020)|
|Partner(s)||Nikki Bella (2018–present, engaged)|
|Website||Artem Chigvintsev's Official site|
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Dance professional who is best recognized for competing on Strictly Come Dancing. He's also been a member of Burn the Floor and performed on Broadway and the West End.
He became a competitive ballroom dancer after moving to the United States in 2003.
He's served as a choreographer on So You Think You Can Dance.
He was in a relationship with Kara Tointon in 2010, after divorcing from Giselle Peacock in 2005. He dated Torrey Devitto from 2016 to 2017. In November 2019, he got engaged to Nikki Bella. He and Bella welcomed a son together in July 2020.
He made it to the semi-finals with partner Holly Valance on the 2011 season of Strictly Come Dancing.
- Russian male dancers
- Russian ballroom dancers
- Strictly Come Dancing winners
- So You Think You Can Dance choreographers
- American ballroom dancers
- Russian emigrants to the United States
- American male dancers
Latest information about Artem Chigvintsev updated on June 14 2021.