Biography: Artem Chigvintsev is a ballroom and latin specialist who was a finalist on the first series of the US television series So You Think You Can Dance. He went on to become an assistant choreography in the second series. He took part in the Dancing With The Stars tour in the US, as well as appearing in Burn The Floor on Broadway. Russian born Artem joined Strictly Come Dancing in the eighth series and is still competing in series eleven.
Speciality: Latin American
Official Websites: Follow Artem on twitter @artemchigvintse

strictly come dancing history

Series Celebrity Last week Position Last dance(s)
8 Kara Tointon Final Winner Rumba; Show dance; Waltz; American Smooth
9 Holly Valance 11 4th Argentine Tango; Charleston
10 Fern Britton 6 10th Salsa
11 Natalie Gumede Final =2nd Cha cha cha, Show dance, American Smooth

Christmas Specials

Artem danced in one Christmas Special, dancing with Helen Skelton in 2012.