Dirty dancing! All throughout Dancing With the Stars’ 16-year history, some pros have struck up romances with their partners, other contestantsAnd fellow pros — and while some showmances didn’t stick, others are now happily married with kids.
Gleb Savchenko and Keo MotsepeAfter they were both linked with season 29 contestants, they made headlines in autumn 2020 Chrishell Stause. Savchenko was accused in November 2020 of being more that friends with his partner, after his wife of 13 year. Elena Samodanova, announced their split.
The pro and the con Selling SunsetThe star denied the allegations. Stausee was then officially signed up for Instagram with Motsepe the following month. Us WeeklyIn February 2021, it was confirmed that the couple had ended their whirlwind romance.
Former wrestler Nikki BellaAnd her season 25 partner Artem ChigvintsevAfter dancing together in an ABC series in 2017,, they were reunited. Use broke the news in January 2019 that the duo had been dating “for a while” after Bella’s split from John CenaApril 2018. The couple got engaged in November 2019; they welcomed their first child, Matteo in July 2020.
Both Val ChmerkovskiyAnd Maksim ChmerkovskiyWhile they met while competing in the dance series, they didn’t fall in love right away.
Val sex with his season 19 partner Janel Parrish and his brother’s season 23 partner, Amber RoseBefore you get serious with a fellow pro Jenna Johnson. They dated briefly in 2016 before reuniting in 2017 and becoming engaged in 2017. They got married in April 2019.
“I love my Val snuggles. I love just, like, touching him,” Johnson exclusively told UseAfter the couple had moved into their first house in September 2020, they celebrated their 20th wedding anniversary. “He always jokes because he’s like, ‘You love to be alone, but with me next to you.’ And it’s so true. So I do miss my hubby!”
Maks, on one hand, is married Peta MurgatroydAfter being linked to in July 2017, Willa FordEnding an engagement to a fellow dancer Karina Smirnoff2009
Murgatroyd, a father to Shai and a Ukrainian dancer, exclusively spoke out ahead of their nuptials Use that “I never thought that we were going to be together.” She revealed in February 2019 that when she met Maks, the thought of dating him never crossed her mind.
Scroll down to discover which relationships were brief-lived and which ones last!