Artem Chigvintsev is a Russian-American professional dancer. He is best known for his appearances in the British television series, Strictly Come Dancing, and the ABC dance competition television series Dancing With The Stars. He was a choreographer on So You Think You Can Dance. Born Artem Vladimirovich Chigvintsev on June 12, 1982 in Izhevsk, Russia, he moved to the United States in 2003, and began dancing with champion ballroom dancer Giselle Peacock. He won the Strictly Come Dancing Series 8 along with his celebrity partner Kara Tointon. Chigvintsev was married to Giselle Peacock from 2004 to 2005. He has dated Kara Tointon, Torrey Devitto and Nikki Bella.
Artem Chigvintsev Personal Details:
Date Of Birth: 12 June 1982
Birth Place: Izhevsk, Russia
Residence: Los Angeles, California/London, England
Birth Name: Artem Vladimirovich Chigvintsev
Russian: Артём Влади́мирович Чи́гвинцев
Zodiac Sign: Gemini
Occupation: Dancer, Professional choreographer
Hair Color: Light Brown
Eye Color: Blue
Sexual Orientation: Straight
Artem Chigvintsev Body Statistics:
Weight in Pounds: 176 lbs
Weight in Kilogram: 80 kg
Height in Feet: 5′ 10″
Height in Meters: 1.78 m
Chest: 45 in (114 cm)
Biceps: 16 in (41 cm)
Waist: 33 in (84 cm)
Shoe Size: N/A
Artem Chigvintsev Family Details:
Spouse/Wife: Giselle Peacock (m. 2004–2005)
Children: Not yet
Artem Chigvintsev Education:
Artem Chigvintsev Facts:
*He was born on June 12, 1982 in Izhevsk, Russia.
*He joined the cast of Burn the Floor.
*He has a ballroom dance background and works as an instructor.
*He appeared as a contestant on Strictly Come Dancing Series 8. He was partnered with actress Kara Tointon Strictly.
*Rudolf Nureyev and Mikhail Baryshnikov are his favorite professional dancers.
*He enjoys cooking, hiking and outdoor activities.
*Visit his official website: www.artemchigvintsev.com
*Follow him on Twitter, Facebook and Instagram.