Maksim Aleksandrovich Chmerkovskiy is Ukrainian-American Latin American champion, choreographer and dance instructor. He is widely known as one of the professional dancers in the American drama Dancing with the Stars, which made his debut in the second season. In his 17 professional seasons, Chmerkovskiy has reached the finals five times, with two finals and two third place. On May 20, 2014, Chmerkovskiy, along with Olympic dancer Meryl Davis, won her first Dance with the Stars title. Chmerkovskiy has also appeared in Broadway productions of Burn the Floor and Forever Tango dance shows.
|Born||Maksim Aleksandrovich Chmerkovskiy, January 17, 1980, Odessa, Ukrainian SSR, Soviet Union|
|Occupation||Dancer, choreographer, instructor|
|Known for||Dancing with the Stars (2006–present)|
|Relatives||Valentin Chmerkovskiy (brother), Jenna Johnson (sister-in-law)|
|Website||Maksim Chmerkovskiy's Official site|
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Dancer and choregorapher known as one of the professional competitors on ABC's Dancing with the Stars.
He overcame a broken leg to become a professional Latin Ballroom dancer and choreographer.
He has finished in second and third place twice on Dancing With the Stars.
His brother, Valentin, is also an accomplished dancer and has danced on Dancing With The Stars. He welcomed a son named Shai with Peta Murgatroyd in January 2017. He and Peta married in July 2017. He was previously engaged to fellow dancer Karina Smirnoff and he dated model Kate Upton.
He was paired with Kirstie Alley for the Dancing with the Stars: All Stars season.
- The Ukrainian dancers
- Male Ukrainian dancers
- Ukrainians emigrating to the United States
- American choreographer
Latest information about Maksim Chmerkovskiy updated on June 07 2021.