C'est la première fois depuis la création de Dancing with the Stars (2005) que la finale verra s'affronter 4 couples (habituellement 3). Le casting a été révélé le 24 février dans Good Morning America.
Seul le partenaire de Witney Carson (gagnante la saison passée avec Alfonso Ribeiro ) n'est pas annoncé ce jour-là semaine c'est Heather Morris qui est éliminée, alors qu'elle était première de la soirée en termes de notes des juges.
As a professional Latin Ballroom dancer, he owns four dance studios in New York City and another one in Connecticut.
Maks, 37, is married to fellow “DWTS” performer Peta Murgatroyd, and they’re new parents to baby boy Shai Aleksander. I’m not a crazy football guy, but if I get to have a bunch of football games on, and I’m on the couch, it’s a good Sunday. For us, it was never high school and then college and then job. You feel like you want to hit pause and take a deep breath, but there is no time for that. soil, and no exams have to be passed to become a citizen.
You have such a close bond as brothers in one of the most competitive professions, dancing. Val: We’ve been through a lot in our lives, and have been performing at Russian restaurants since we were 12 to contribute some money for the family. As far as I’m concerned, I won “Dancing With the Stars” three times. Wasn’t it your mom, Larisa, who kept you two tight while you were growing up in the Soviet Union? I’m spoiled by my metabolism and I’m lucky that I’m a dancer and burn about 5,000 to 10,000 calories a day. Maks: I’m not a gambling man, but I’m in love with the Vegas entertainment culture. Maks: I got married to the love of my life and my best friend.
Until this day, I believe what’s mine is his and what’s his is mine. When our shows sell out, it’s the most fulfilling thing ever. Twice for me, but his victory has been just as enjoyable. Val: Mom used to yell at us, “When we die, you’ll only have each other.” To which I replied, “Mom, I’m 12, I shouldn’t be envisioning your death.” Maks: I’d say, “Yeah mom, okay, fine, whatever.” But it does get etched into the back of your consciousness. Val: Vegas brings all the wonders of the world to this one-mile strip in the middle of the desert. I have some friends who are in the nightlife industry, so it’s fun to text them and stop by and say hello.
En mai 2017, ABC annonce qu'un troisième spin-off est développé : Dancing with the Stars Junior.
Le principe sera le même, mais verra des jeunes célébrités ou enfants de célébrités être en duo avec des jeunes danseurs professionnels.