Facts of Artem Chigvintsev
|Full Name:||Artem Chigvintsev|
|Age:||40 years 3 months|
|Birth Date:||June 12, 1982|
|Birth Place:||Izhevsk, Russia|
|Relationship affair ?:||Yes|
|Is gay ?:||No|
|Height / How tall :||5.7 inch|
|Hair Color:||Light Brown|
|Best Match for Marriage:||Leo, Aquarius, Libra|
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One of the famous Russian-American professional dancer, specializing in Latin dancing is known for Artem Vladimirovich Chigvintsev. He performed both on Broadway and more recently in the West End in 2009 and began his career by joining 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. He appeared in the music video for Hush Hush; Hush Hush by The Pussycat Dolls, dancing with Nicole Scherzinger in 2009 and he has also appeared in an episode of the TV show The O.C. and in the movie I Now Pronounce You Chuck and Larry.
Nikki Bella Confirms Romance With Artem Chigvintsev in ‘Total Bellas’ Finale
Nikki Bella is seeking out new horizons with Artem Chigvintsev by her side as Season 4 of Total Bellas comes to an end. Nikki Bella teased that she’d discuss her relationship with Artem Chigvintsev even further on a Mar. 27 episode of ‘The Bellas Podcast’! On the season finale of Total Bellas, Nikki Bella, 35, finally addressed and confirmed her relationship with Dancing With The Stars pro Artem Chigvintsev, 36. “I just feel like this free spirit,” she admitted in a talking-head interview, after hinting earlier in the show that she may be seeing someone new. Nikki also shared a sweet on Instagram of herself kissing Artem on the cheek, writing in the caption, “Well after that season finale First thing I’ll be talking about this Wednesday… oh and all those paparazzi photos (thanks for all the great shots and smashing my food lol) Swipe up in my IG story. #thebellaspodcast #bellaspodcast.”
Early Life of Artem
Artem Chigvintsev was born on 12th June 1982, in Izhevsk, Udmurt Republic, RSFSR, the Soviet Union with the full name of Artem Vladimirovich Chigvintsev. He was born and raised in Russia, but currently, he lives in Palo Alto, California. His nationality is Russian. He was not much serious in his education because of his commitment to dancing. His race is White. His religion is Christian and his horoscope sign is Gemini. There is no information about his parents, siblings but it will be updated soon. At present, his age is 36 but his age will turn to 37 upon his upcoming birthday on June 12 of 2019.
Body Measurement of Artem
Artem Chigvintsev is a very handsome dancer with a tall height of 5.7 ft and a healthy weight of 75 kgs (165 pounds) (165 pounds). He has grey colored eyes and light brown hair. Being a dancer he has maintained a strong body physique. He has got a really charming smile on a glowing face drawing a lot of people towards him. His other body measurement will be revised shortly.
Career Start of Artem
Artem is very much committed to a dancing career since his youth.
So, due to this, he took dance lessons from a young age.
Winning several dance competitions in Russia he moved away at 15 to receive further experience in Germany, Italy, and England.
He moved towards the United States in the year 2003 and began as a dancer.
He then started dancing with champion ballroom dancer Giselle Peacock.
He also auditioned to participate as a contestant on the first series of So You Think You Can Dance but later he was eliminated alongside his fellow contestant Melissa Vella and returned as a guest choreographer for season two.
He joined Strictly Come Dancing series 8 as a professional dancer, where he was paired with actress Kara Tointon in September 2010.
The pair achieved strong scores in the first five weeks of 30, 32, 31, 32, and 37. In week 5, they were awarded the first 10 of the series by Alesha Dixon for their pasodoble.
He and Tointon made it to the final along with Matt Baker and Pamela Stephenson.
The pair also went on to win the competition, beating Matt Baker and his partner Aliona Vilani, and being declared series champions for 2010.
He is one of four professionals to win the series as a first-time Strictly pro.
He was paired with Holly Valance in 2011’s Strictly Come Dancing season 9.
He and Valance made it to Week 11, the Semi-Finals, before being disqualified.
Fern Britton, a television host, was his celebrity partner in the 10th series of Strictly Come Dancing, and they were eliminated in Week 6.
Natalie Gumede, who played Kirsty Soames on Coronation Street, was his celebrity partner in the eleventh series of Strictly Come Dancing.
They made it to the finals and were one of the runners-up, losing to model Abbey Clancy, along with Susanna Reid and Kevin Clifton.
In 2014, he participated in the 18th season of Dancing with the Stars.
He was partnered with actress Lea Thompson for Season 19, and they were eliminated in week 9 (the quarterfinals) and placed sixth.
He returned for Season 20 with award-winning singer Patti LaBelle, but was eliminated on week 6 and placed eighth.
On August 19, 2015, he was named as one of the professional dancers for Season 21 of Dancing with the Stars.
He announced on Instagram that he would not be appearing on Season 21 due to a last-minute casting shift, but that he would continue to dance with the pros in the ballroom.
He returned for Season 22 with actress Mischa Barton, and the two were eliminated in Week 3 of the series, finishing in 11th place.
He was partnered with Maureen McCormick, a Brady Bunch actress and author, and they were eliminated in week 7, finishing in eighth place for season 23.
In season 24, he was partnered with former figure skater Nancy Kerrigan, and the two were eliminated in a double elimination with Nick Viall of The Bachelor fame and Peta Murgatroyd.
For Season 25, he was partnered with WWE wrestler Nikki Bella and was eliminated in week 7 of the competition in a double elimination that was only revealed at the end of the episode.
For season 26, he was paired with Olympic snowboarder Jamie Anderson, but they were eliminated in the first week, tying for 9th place with Johnny Damon and Emma Slater.
For season 27, he was partnered with Paralympic skier Danelle Umstead, and the two were eliminated on week two, finishing in 12th place.
In 2011, he worked as a choreographer on So You Think You Should Dance.
In addition, he has appeared in an episode of The O.C. and the film I Now Pronounce You Chuck and Larry.
In 2011, he performed as the lead choreographer in the CBeebies Christmas Pantomime Cinderella.
Artem’s Salary and Net Worth
The net worth of Artem is estimated to have $2 Million as of 2019. His exact salary has not been revealed yet but there is no doubt in the mind of his follower that he is earning a considerable amount of salary from his present work.
Who is Nikki Bella Dating?
Artem is a married person. He was married to ballroom dancer Giselle Peacock from 2004 to 2005. After their split, he dated Dancing with the Stars judge Carrie Ann Inaba for two and half years and then actress Kara Tointon from 2010 to 2014. He then was in a relationship with Torrey DeVitto but the couple split in May 2017, after almost a year of dating. As of today, he is dating Total Bellas star, and WWE wrestler, Nikki Bella. The couple is enjoying their life happily without any disturbances. His sexual orientation is straight.