Elena Samodanova

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Birthday
3, 1984
Birthplace
Moscow, Russia
Birth Sign
Libra
Birthday
3, 1984 (age 36)
Birthplace
Moscow, Russia

About

Dancer who has appeared on Dancing with the Stars in several countries. She was a featured dancer on the Australian version of DWTS, then joined the US version as a troupe member. In 2015, she served as a judge for DWTS in her home country of Russia.

Before Fame

She studied drama and theatre at Moscow Theatre Arts University.

Trivia

She has a driver's license in Australia, Russia, Hong Kong, and the US.

Family Life

She comes from a performing arts family. Both her mother, Irina Samodanova, and her father were dancers. She and married Gleb Savchenko in 2006 and they had a pair of daughters named Olivia and Zlata before separating in 2020.

Associated With

She and Louis van Amstel have both been featured professional dancers on Dancing with the Stars.