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Maksim Chmerkovskiy Arrives Safely in L.A. After Leaving Ukraine

Maksim Chmerkovskiy has made it back to the U.S. and has been reunited with his family after fleeing Ukraine earlier this week amid the country’s ongoing conflict with Russia. Speaking to reporters, including Entertainment Tonight, outside the Los Angeles International Airport where he had an emotional reunion with his wife Peta Murgatroyd, Chmerkovskiy thanked Ukraine’s neighboring […]

‘Dancing With the Stars’ Pro Maksim Chmerkovskiy Says He’s Made It to Poland After Fleeing Ukraine

Longtime Dancing With the Stars pro Maksim Chmerkovskiy says he’s emigrated and made it into Poland after a 24-hour effort to leave Ukraine. Following several updates about the current conditions in Ukraine since Russia officially invaded on Feb. 24, the dancer and choreographer initially posted to his Instagram story on Monday indicating he would attempt […]

Brent Shapiro Foundation Celebrates 14 Years, Honors Will Arnett

The Brent Shapiro Foundation’s annual summer spectacular fundraiser had begun. The samba dancers and drummers, along with around 650 guests, filed into the International Ballroom for three hours of auctions, musical performances and awards — all benefitting the foundation’s Brent’s Clubs, which work with at-risk youth to help them graduate high school and stay drug-free.

Rep Sheet Roundup: ‘Austin & Ally’ Star Ross Lynch Signs With UTA

THR’s at-a-glance look at the week in representation news.

Maksim Chmerkovskiy Signs With ICM Partners (Exclusive)

The outspoken “Dancing With the Stars” pro won his first mirror ball trophy on the most recent season of the long-running ABC show.

‘Dancing With the Stars’ Season 18 Finale: Final Three Ladies Vie for Mirror Ball Trophy

Colleagues praise the professional half of the winning team; said one: "He worked his ass off and his collection of pieces and work this season was outstanding."

‘Dancing With the Stars’ Recap: D.J. Freestyles

Who was eliminated and who moved on to compete for the coveted mirrorball trophy during Tuesday's finale?

Olympian Charlie White Eliminated from ‘DWTS’ Semifinals, Oprah Gives Pep Talk

Two Olympians, a child star and the last-standing male contestant will contend for the mirror ball trophy in next week's finale.

Ricky Martin Judges ‘Dancing With the Stars’ Latin Night; Dancers Hospitalized for Injuries

The Latin musical sensation guest judges the dancing competition on a dramatic night when contestants Danica McKellar and Amy Purdy were hospitalized.

‘Dancing With the Stars’ Switches Up Partners, Judges Make Controversial Comments

Contestants switch partners for the first time in the show's history, and the judges get brutally honest.

‘Dancing With the Stars’ Takes Broadway: Karina and Maks in ‘Forever Tango’

"It not only made us better dancers, but better people towards each other," says Karina Smirnoff of partnering with her ex-fiance, Maksim Chmerkovskiy, for the Luis Bravo-directed production.

Forever Tango: Theater Review

"Dancing With the Stars" duo Karina Smirnoff and Maksim Chmerkovskiy and Latin crooner Gilberto Santa Rosa guest-star in the popular dance show's Broadway return.