Name: Maksim Chmerkovskiy
Birth Name: 
Maksim "Maks" Aleksandrovich Chmerkovskiy
Birth Date: 
January 17, 1980
Birth Place: 
Odessa, Ukraine
Dancer, Choreographer, Instructor
Relationship Status: 
Dating Kate Upton
Celebrity Ranking # 854

"Dancing With the Stars" Couple Expecting Baby

Posted Wednesday May 25, 2016 1:47 PM GMT

"Dancing With The Stars" professionals Maksim Chmerkovskiy and Peta Murgatroyd are expecting their first child together.

Peta, 29, is pregnant with the engaged couple's first child, multiple sources confirm to


“Dancing With the Stars” Unveils Season 20 Partner Portraits!

Posted Monday March 2, 2015 2:00 PM GMT

It’s hard to believe that “Dancing with the Stars” is already celebrating its 10th anniversary, and ABC just released the portrait shots of Season 20’s dance pairings.

As an added bonus, Derek Hough will now be competing thanks to a change in his schedule, and he’s paired with Nastia Liukin to make sure everyone is performing at their best.


Jennifer Lopez Parties With Khloe Kardashian & Maksim Chmerkovskiy at 45th Birthday Bash

Posted Friday July 25, 2014 1:11 PM GMT

Birthdays are always a great reason to celebrate and Jennifer Lopez took full advantage of her special day by throwing a huge bash in the Hamptons.


Jennifer Lopez & Maksim Chmerkovskiy Get Cozy at Connecticut Nightclub

Posted Tuesday June 24, 2014 10:00 AM GMT

Maybe the dating rumors are true! Over the weekend, Jennifer Lopez looked very comfortable next to Maksim Chmerkovskiy at the Shrine nightclub in Connecticut.


Wendy Williams Obnoxiously Asks Meryl Davis & Maksim Chmerkovskiy “Are You Having Sex?”

Posted Friday May 23, 2014 10:25 AM GMT

It’s been a big week for Meryl Davis and Maksim Chmerkovskiy as they’re the newly-crowned champions of “Dancing with the Stars.”

And during their interview on “The Wendy Williams Show,” the dancing partners found themselves on the receiving end of several awkward questions.


“Dancing With The Stars” Crowns Season 18 Winner!

Posted Wednesday May 21, 2014 8:50 AM GMT

Competition was fierce coming into Tuesday night’s (May 20) final episode of “Dancing With the Stars,” and when the dust settled, only one couple was left standing.


Maksim Chmerkovskiy Finds His Way Home to "Dancing with the Stars"

Posted Friday February 28, 2014 1:58 AM GMT

Hitting the ABC network with a little good news, dance legend Maksim Chmerkovskiy is set to return to the iconic "Dancing with the Stars" series for season 18!

Heading back to the dance floor after a 2-year hiatus, the 34-year-old will once more act as a dancing pro alongside a celebrity match, for his 15th season on the show.


Celebs Celebrate at Casamigos Halloween Party

Posted Saturday October 26, 2013 12:15 PM GMT

It was the hottest spot to stargaze last night as celebs flocked to the Casamigos Halloween party at the home of Mike Meldman in Beverly Hills (October 25).

Among the attendees were Elisabetta Canalis, who was feeling heroic as Wonder Woman while Ryan Seacrest exuded mystery as the Phantom.