Bio: Val Chmerkovskiy (born Valentin Aleksandrovich Chmerkovskiy in Odessa, Ukraine on March 24, 1986) is a Ukrainian dancer on Dancing with the Stars. After appearing twice alongside brother Maxsim Chmerkovskiy, he was partnered with Elisabetta Canalis in season 13 — they came in 11th place. season 14, he finished 10th place with Sherri Shepherd, and in season 15, he came in third with Kelly Monaco. Currently, he is competing on season 16, with Zendaya Coleman — the pair received the first perfect score of the season.
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Val Chmerkovskiy is best known for being a dancer on ABC’s Dancing with the Stars.
Val Chmerkovskiy was rumored to be dating Kelly Monaco, but denied that in April 2013, admitting he was single.
Each week, Fifth Harmony’s Normani Kordei will be writing exclusively for HollywoodLife about her latest experience on ‘Dancing with the Stars.’ This week, she reflects on the incredibly emotional journey, juggling recording new music with rehearsal, and yes, Bonner.
Amazing! Normani Kordei and Val Chmerkovskiy delivered the most brilliant dance of the season on ‘DWTS.’ We’ve got the video of their racially-charged contemporary routine on May 8 that earned them a perfect score.