Professional dance partner on Dancing with the Stars who joined the cast of the internationally-acclaimed theatrical dance sensation Burn the Floor in 2012. He made his television debut performing on Strictly Come Dancing South Africa in 2013.
He entered the competitive amateur dance scene when he was 11 years old, representing his country in international Latin Ballroom dance competitions and reigning for eight straight years as the South African Latin Dance Champion.
In 2012, he made history by becoming the first South African to join the Burn the Floor world tour and then made history once again by becoming the first South African to join Dancing with the Stars.
He was born in Pretoria, South Africa and raised in nearby Johannesburg with two sisters.
He joined Dancing with the Stars during the show's 19th season and partnered with Lolo Jones.