Name: Karina Smirnoff
Birth Name: 
Karina Smirnoff (Russian: Карина Смирнова)
Birth Date: 
March 13, 1978
Birth Place: 
Kharkiv, Ukraine
Professional Dancer
Relationship Status: 
Engaged to Maksim Chmerkovskiy
Celebrity Ranking # 481

Santa Barbara International Film Festival Virtuosos Awards Draws Big Names

Posted Wednesday February 5, 2014 2:03 PM GMT

Celebrating the achievements of some of Hollywood’s great talents, stars flocked to the 29th Santa Barbara International Film Festival Virtuosos Awards last night (February 4).


Karina Smirnoff Hosts JCPenney’s New Year, New You Fitness Event!

Posted Thursday January 16, 2014 4:58 PM GMT

She’s more than proven her dance floor dominance, and Karina Smirnoff was in the house to help ladies get in shape as part of JCPenney’s New Year, New You Fitness campaign at the SoHo showroom.

The “Dancing with the Stars” dame looked amazing in a variety of new outfits from the popular department store’s Xersion and CityStreet Activewear lines as she treated guests to fitness dance classes.


Karina Smirnoff Celebrates New Year’s at Pop the Cork Party

Posted Thursday January 2, 2014 5:53 PM GMT

She’s always up to something fun, and on Tuesday night (December 31) Karina Smirnoff rang in 2014 at the Pop The Cork Party in Tampa, Florida.

The “Dancing With The Stars” hottie played hostess for the shindig, held at the Seminole Hard Rock Resort and Casino Tampa, and it’s not surprising that the whole event was sold out.


“Dancing with the Stars” Champ Amber Riley Gushes About Win on “GMA"

Posted Wednesday November 27, 2013 11:35 AM GMT

She score a huge win as the first African American woman to ever take top honors on “Dancing with the Stars” and Amber Riley was thrilled to talk about her victory on “Good Morning America” on Wednesday (November 27).


"Dancing With The Stars: All Stars" Reveals Finalists!

Posted Wednesday November 21, 2012 1:15 AM GMT

After nine weeks of intense competition, the finalists have been announced for “Dancing with the Stars: All Stars.”

On Tuesday night’s (November 20) episode, two more couples were shockingly eliminated which left three final dancing duos to vie for the mirror ball trophy.


"Dancing With the Stars: All Stars" Brings A Lot of Perfection

Posted Tuesday November 20, 2012 10:05 AM GMT

Kicking off the semi-finals with a bang, the remaining five couples on “Dancing with the Stars: All Stars” performed two new dances in one night.

On Monday’s (November 19) episode, the dancing duos first had to mix unusual themes and styles together for a unique act, before later performing a more traditional ballroom number while paying tribute to Michael Jackson’s hit album, Bad.


"Dancing With the Stars" Cast Shows Some Skin at Asahi Summer Takeover

Posted Sunday August 26, 2012 1:43 PM GMT

Showing off their dancing physiques, Cheryl Burke, Derek Hough, and Karina Smirnoff attended the Asahi Summer Takeover in Las Vegas Nevada on Saturday (August 25).

Miss Smirnoff wore a bright blue jumper with open toed wedges while Miss Burke chose a white off-the-shoulder dress with heeled sandals.


Shia LaBeouf's "Lawless" Night in Hollywood

Posted Thursday August 23, 2012 12:20 AM GMT

Bringing their new work to Tinseltown, the stars of "Lawless" hit the red carpet at ArcLight Cinemas on Wednesday night (August 22) for their film's big west coast premiere.