Russian dancer and choreographer Gleb Savchenko was born on 16th September 1983 in Moscow, Russia.
Having a keen interest in dancing since the tender age of seven, Gleb decided to pursue his career as a professional dancer.
At the age of 14, Gleb took part in an international dancing championship and won the competition twice in succession. Moreover, Gleb attended Russian Theatres Arts University and completed a Masters in Choreography.
Gleb has always been close to his family and is grateful for his family for supporting him and letting him pursue his passion. And his posts on social media targeted towards his parents constantly remind his fans of his bond with his family.
For instance, on 14 May 2017, Gleb wished his mom Regina Savchenko on Instagram on the occasion of mother’s day.
Also on 18 June 2018, he wished his dad on father’s day sharing a beautiful picture of his family's three-generation, his father, him and his son.
Gleb Savchenk wishes his dad father's day on 18 June 2018 (Photo: Gleb Savchenko's Instagram)
Reflecting on his Instagram, it is evident that apart from dance, Gleb is a complete family man, who shares an equal passion with his family along with his profession.
Gleb Savchenko’s Career Plus Net Worth
Gleb, who stands at a peculiar height of 6 feet(1.85m) has a prosperous career perfectly complementing his personal life.
As a professional Latin dancer, Gleb has made appearances in various reality dance shows. He is considered as one of the Top 10 professional dancers in the world.
Already a talented lad, Gleb got a shot at fame after joining the cast of the twelfth season of Dancing With The Stars.
In 2013, he partnered restaurateur Lisa Vanderpump and later he made his debut on the number one rated show in the UK on BBC's Strictly Come Dancing with a partner the presenter Anita Rani.
During the competition, he reached the semi-final but sadly did not win the title of the winner.
Adding skills and experience to his career, Galeb also was seen in the sixteenth season of Dancing With The Stars.
Furthermore, he also flaunted his moves on the 23rd, 24th and 25th season of the show.
In 2018, Gleb rocked role as a troupe member partnering Nikki Glaser on the 27th season of Dancing With The Stars, where he competed against Danelle Umstead for the trophy.
In season 28, he partnered with Lauren Alaina, an American singer, songwriter, and actress from Rossville, Georgia.
During the show, Gleb also faced some feud where he claimed that 'backstage romps between the show's professional and its celebrity stars are rife.'
Gleb claimed that on the scandal after Seann Walsh and his dance partner Katya Jones were spotted kissing on a boozy outing to the pub.
During an interview with The Sun, Gleb said, 'Dancers have feelings - it's not necessarily that they want to go and f**k [their partners], but a lot of people do.'
Despite the scandal, Glen supported Katya and her husband Neil Jones.
Apart from dancing, Gleb competed in the Celebrity Master Chefs in 2016. In addition to this, he took part in the show Celebs On The Farm in 2018 and interestingly held the first position.
As a successful dancer and choreographer, Gleb has not only earned fame and recognition with his splendid dancing moves but also has received a net worth of 1.5 million dollars.
A Glance At Gleb Savchenko’s Beautiful Family
Gleb seems to be fortunate in the case of everything.
Well, he is happily married to the love of his life Elena Samodanova, who is also a professional dancer. Sharing a common interest, the pair fell for each other and after a period of dating, decided to give their relationship a new name by getting married.
Gleb and Elena completed their family with two kids; daughters named Olivia and Zlata who have showered the pair with additional love and happiness.
Gleb has immense love for his family which can be speculated from his social media. He timely flaunts his cute kids and gorgeous wife on Instagram.
Gleb Savchenko poses with his beautiful family on 14 May 2018 (Photo: Gleb Savchenko's Instagram)
For instance, on 14 May 2018, he shared a beautiful picture with his wife and two daughters, wishing his wife a late happy birthday.
Despite being a straight guy, Gleb also speaks for the minority communities, esp. LGBT community which is forbidden in Russia.
Back on 4 January 2016, he told digital spy that he could be a sex symbol for gay men. He added that being gay should not be restricted as it is about love, not preference.
As of now, Gleb and his wife are balancing their professional life and equally relishing their married life with two little munchkins.