Peta Murgatroyd and Maks Chmerkovskiy are Australian and Ukrainian-American professional ballroom dancers. They are prominent for their appearances on the American reality television dance competition Dancing with the Stars.
Peta and Max have also performed in other stage productions and have won so many dance competitions.
Peta Murgatroyd was born in New Zealand on July 14, 1985. She debuted her dancing career at a tender age. At the age of 16, she moved to Australia to pursue her dance career.
Peta Murgatroyd won many dance competitions. Some of her achievements include the Australian Open Youth Latin Championship and the Australian Open Youth Standard Championship.
Maks Chmerkovskiy was born in Odesa, Ukrainian SSR, Soviet Union. He was born on September 19, 1980. His dancing career started at a young age.
When he was 16, he moved to the United States to pursue a career in dancing. He earned many accolades, including the U.S. National Youth Ballroom Championship and the World Youth Ballroom Championship.
Are Peta and Max still together?
As of November 2023, Peta Murgatroyd and Maksim Chmerkovskiy are still together. The couple celebrated their sixth wedding anniversary in July 2023.
Peta and Max met on the set of Dancing with the Stars in 2011 and started dating. After breaking up briefly in 2013, they got back together a few months afterwards.
Peta and Max got engaged in December 2015 and married on July 8, 2017. Their marriage has been blessed with one son, Shai, who was born in January 2017.