Bio: Artem Chigvintsev (born on June 12, 1982 in Izhevsk, Russia) is a Russian professional Latin dancer. He has competed on So You Think You Can Dance, and has returned as a guest choreographer on the show. He is currently competing on season 20 of Dancing With The Stars with partner Patti LaBelle.
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Artem Chigvintsev is best known for performing on the television shows So You Think You Can Dance and Dancing With The Stars.
Chigvintsev has been married to fellow ballroom dancer Giselle Peacock, though they divorced in 2005. He has also dated dancer/choreographer Carrie Ann Inaba and actress Kara Tointon.
Nikki Bella took to Instagram moments after her fiance Artem Chigvintsev won the mirrorball trophy on ‘Dancing With the Stars’ to show off their adorable son Matteo joining her for a celebratory sing-along for his champion dad.
Artem Chigvintsev had something to say about Carrie Ann Inaba’s critiques of Kaitlyn Bristowe’s latest dance. In a new interview, he defends Kaitlyn and didn’t think Carrie Ann’s words were ‘constructive criticism.’
Such cuties! Nikki Bella showed off fiance Artem Chigvinsev cuddling their precious son Matteo before he headed out to compete on the Oct. 26 episode of ‘DWTS.’ Fans gushed how little Teo looks so much like his papa.