Valentin Chmerkovskiy is renowned Ukrainian-American dancer and choreographer. Valentin Chmerkovskiy is best perceived as two-times title winner of the US version of “Dancing with the Stars” as pro dancer. He has also become World Latin Dance Champion twice Junior and Youth.
Never been married, Chmerkovskiy recently engaged with fellow dancer Jenna Johnson. The couple posted the picture of their engagement on 14 June 2018 through their Instagram. They were in on and off relationship since 2015 while Chmerkovskiy cleared that he was back with Johnson in 2017.
Born in Odessa, Ukrainian SSR, Soviet Union, Chmerkovskiy holds a dual citizenship as Ukrainian and American. He is the son of Larisa Chmerkovskaya and Aleksandr “Sasha” Chmerkovskiy.
He has an older brother named Maksim Chmerkovskiy who is also professional Latin-ballroom dancer and choreographer. Maksim is also a pro dancer on DWTS.
His mother is a devoted Christian while his father is Jewish. At the age of 8, he relocated to the United States along with his family. Following, his parents started a dance studio especially targeting youth in New Jersey. Both of Chmerkovskiy brothers were students of that studio.
In 2001, Valentin won a world junior championship with partner Diana Olonetskaya, becoming the first dance team to hold the title. Furthermore, he completed his high school from The Hudson School and later graduated from Pace University in New York.
Stands with the height of 6 feet, Chmerkovskiy has the weight of 86 kilos. Known for his great masculine build, he possesses the body measurements of 43-15-33 inches respective to his chest, arms, and waist.
With appealing athletic body structure and mindblowing dancing skills, Chmerkovskiy is one of few male celebs who has been ruling the hearts of numerous hotties for a long time. His alluring manly physique and tempting good-looks add extra charm in his slaying personality.
This brunette has expressive blue eyes and fair skin texture. He regularly hits to the gym to retain his shredded body that has sculpted calves, ripped chest and biceps. His wildly muscular stature is considered as his distinctive feature.
In leisure, Chmerkovskiy loves traveling with various wonderful places with his fiancée Jenna Johnson. Also a great foodie, he indulges in sports like basketball, football, and golf. He also loves adventurous trips and fashion stuff.
Garnered fame through his appearance in television, Chmerkovskiy has marked his name as 14 time US National Latin Dance champion. He has choreographer altogether fourteen seasons of ABC dance completion show “Dancing with the Stars”, winning twice.
For the upcoming season of DWTS, he is announced to be dancing with actress Nancy McKeon that will be premiere on 24 September 2018. He also co-owns a social dance studio named “Dance With Me” that has flourished nine branches until now.
Valentin Chmerkovskiy net worth $5 million while his salary hasn’t been disclosed yet. A professional ballroom and Latin dancer, he has garnered immense recognition and reputation through his thrilling performances.
Decorated with multiple championships, Chmerkovskiy has collected attractive amount of money that is enough to brag his class as a millionaire.