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Gleb Savchenko

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Dancer Profile
Birth Date September 16, 1983 (1983-09-16) (age 35)
Hometown Moscow, Russia

Partner(s) 16: Lisa Vanderpump (10th)
23: Jana Kramer (4th)
24: Erika Jayne (9th)
25: Sasha Pieterse (10th)
Athletes: Arike Ogunbowale (7th)
27: Nikki Glaser (13th)
Juniors: Mentor
Gleb Savchenko is a professional dancer on Dancing with the Stars.

BiographyEdit

Retrieved from abc.com
Gleb Savchenko is a dancer, choreographer and model who is currently appearing as a pro dancer on Dancing with the Stars.

Savchenko was born in Moscow, Russia, and has been dancing since the age of 7. He won his first professional international championship when he was only 14. He is a specialist in International Latin dance with proficiency in ballet and contemporary dance. Savchenko is the National Australian Professional Latin American Champion, having won four major dance titles Down Under. His dancing progressed even further when he joined the Top 10 professional dancers in the world ranking of Latin American dance.

Savchenko has appeared on Dancing with the Stars in the U.K., Australia and Russia, and has been a choreographer for other dance shows, including So You Think You Can Dance. His one-series appearance on Strictly Come Dancing in the U.K., during which he partnered TV presenter Anita Rani, caused a huge stir on social media and in the press, leaving fans wanting more, which led to Savchenko becoming a contestant on the prime time BBC show Celebrity MasterChef.

Dancing with the Stars 16Edit

Gleb was partnered with Lisa Vanderpump. Placed 10th.

ScoresEdit

Week # Dance/Song Judges' score Result
Inaba Goodman Tonioli
1 Foxtrot / "Daylight" 6 6 6 No Elimination
2 Jive / "One Way or Another (Teenage Kicks)" 6 6 6 Last to be called safe
3 Viennese Waltz / "I Have Nothing" 7 7 7 Safe
4 Cha-Cha-Cha / "Celebration" 6 6 6 Eliminated

Dancing with the Stars 23Edit

Gleb was partnered with Jana Kramer. Placed 4th.

ScoresEdit

Week # Dance/Song Judges' score Result
Inaba Goodman Hough Tonioli
1 Viennese Waltz / "Dangerous Woman" 7 6 6 8 No Elimination
2 Tango / "I Don't Want to Be" 7 8 7 7 Safe
3 Jive / "Too Many Fish in the Sea" 6 7 6 7 Safe (Immunity)
4 Foxtrot / "Here Comes the Sun" 8 7 8 Last to be Called Safe
5 Contemporary / "In My Daughter's Eyes" 9 8 9 No Elimination
6 Argentine Tango / "Hands to Myself" 10 101 10 10 Safe
7 Samba / "Get Down Tonight"
Team Freestyle / "Embrace"
8
8
8
9
9
9
9
9
Last to be Called Safe
8 Jazz / "Little Shop of Horrors"
Salsa Dance-off / "Magic"
9
Awarded

3
9
Extra
9
Points
Safe
9 Waltz / "She Used to Be Mine"
Team-Up Dance (Contemporary) / "Bird Set Free"
10
10
102
102
10
10
10
10
Last to be Called Safe
10
Semifinals
Quickstep / "Go Mama"
Trio Paso Doble / "Kill of the Night"
9
10

9
10
10
10
Safe
11
Finals
Tango / "Stay The Night"
Freestyle / "Unstoppable"
8
9
9
9
9
9
9
9
Eliminated

1 Score given by guest judge Pitbull.
2 Score given by guest judge Idina Menzel.

Dancing with the Stars 24Edit

Gleb was partnered with Erika Jayne. Placed 9th.

ScoresEdit

Week # Dance/Song Judges' score Result
Inaba Goodman Hough Tonioli
1 Salsa / "XXPEN$IVE" 6 6 6 6 No Elimination
2 Foxtrot / "Bad Intentions" 7 7 7 7 Safe
3 Jive / "Take Me to Heaven" 6 7 7 6 Safe
4 Cha-Cha-Cha / "Express Yourself" 8 7 7 8 Last to be called safe
5 Viennese Waltz / "Unforgettable" 8 8 8 8 Eliminated

Dancing with the Stars 25Edit

Gleb was partnered with Sasha Pieterse. Placed 10th.

ScoresEdit

Dancing with the Stars: AthletesEdit

Gleb was partnered with Arike Ogunbowale. Placed 7th.

ScoresEdit

1 Score was given by guest judge, Rashad Jennings.

Dancing with the Stars 27Edit

Gleb was partnered with Nikki Glaser. Placed 13th.

ScoresEdit

Dancing with the Stars: JuniorsEdit

Gleb was the mentor of Sage Rosen and his partner Mackenzie Ziegler. Placed TBA.

ScoresEdit

TriviaEdit

  • He is married to fellow professional dancer Elena Samodanova, and was at one point a professional dancer on Dancing with the Stars Australia alongside her. They have two daughters, 7-year-old Olivia and 1-year-old Zlata.

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