Maksim Chmerkovskiy Wife, Family, Net Worth

By Pranish Sumsher Thapa | Updated On: 30 Apr, 2019
Maksim Chmerkovskiy Wife, Family, Net Worth

Maksim Chmerkovskiy is Ukrainian professional dancer most notable for his appearances in the reality dancing show Dancing With The Stars. Despite suffering a leg injury at the age of 13, he pushed and beat the challenges to prove himself to the world.

Maksim, who first put on his dancing shoes at the age of four, drove a career to become a top and well-recognized dancer. He competed and entitled second and third place on DWTS. In May 2014, he finally won the title of DWTS. Along with dancing, Maksim appeared in Tv shows including The Exes, and General Hospital.

Is Maksim Chmerkovskiy Married With Wife? Happy Life With Baby?

Maksim Chmerkovskiy is a married man and savoring relationship with wife Peta Murgatroyd, who is also a professional dancer and a model. Like Maksim himself, Peta has also appeared in the show Dancing With The Stars.

He and his wife first met in the year 2009 and began their friendship. Their relationship was not loving at first sight. As per Peta, she thought that Maksim was arrogant when they first met. In the case of Maksim, he thought that she might have a love at first sight, but didn't want to admit it.

Eventually, their friendship shifted into a romantic relationship. However, in the year 2015, the pair reportedly split for a couple of months before reuniting once again later in October.

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Two months later in December of 2015, Maksim engaged with his longtime girlfriend after he bent down on his one knee and popped the question to marry to her. Moreover, the love-duo filled with joy after they welcomed their first baby boy named Shai Aleksander Chmerkovskiy on 4 January 2017.

Maksim Chmerkovskiy with his wife Peta and their son Shai enjoying a getaway. (Photo: Peta's Instagram)

On 8 July 2017, were officially Maksim Chmerkovskiy and his wife Peta officially shared the wedding vows. In the nuptials held at Oheka Castle in Long Island, New York, celebrities personalities including Rumer Willis, Sharna Burgess, and Jenna Johnson were in attendance. Mak's brother Valentin served as the best man.

As of now, the family of the trio are living their best lives together.

Before Peta began, Maksim was engaged to Karina Smirnoff, a Ukranian ballroom dancer on 5 January 2009. But the affairs didn't last long, and their engagement ended up in September 2009. Besides, Mak was also reportedly in a relationship with supermodel Kate Upton.

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Maksim Chmerkovskiy’s Net Worth.

Maksim Chmerkovskiy is a well-renowned dancer, choreographer, an actor, and a performer. He gained notoriety through his appearances in the Tv series Dancing With The Stars.

After a string of top performances, Mak won the show’s coveted title in 2014 which further expanded his fame and fortune. He has also made appearances as a judge in the same series. Not only that, he owns dancing studios throughout the USA.

All these indulgences have helped Mak accumulate a massive net worth of $8 million.

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Bio & Wiki About Maksim Chmerkovskiy

Maksim Chmerkovskiy was born on the 17th of January 1980 in Odessa, Ukraine. He moved to the United States in 1992 along with his family. He is the son of Aleksandr Chmerkovskiy and Larisa Chmerkovskiy. He has a brother who goes by the name Valentin Chmerkovskiy. As for his height, Mak, age, 39, stands tall at 6’2”.