The Russian professional Latin and ballroom dancer is Pasha Kovalev, is known for making to the Semi-Finals of the season 3 of the US reality show So You Think You Can Dance.
Similarly, he joined BBC’s Strictly Come Dancing as the new professional dancer of its ninth series.
Pasha Kovalev: Age, Parents, Education, Ethnicity
He was born on 19th January 1980 in Komsomolsk-on-Amur, Siberia, Soviet Union. He is the son of Sergei Kovalev and Galina Kovaleva.
Similarly, he was raised by his mother and he grew up with his brother.
Likewise, his nationality is Russian and ethnicity is unknown.
Talking about his education, there is no information about his educational history.
Pasha Kovalev: Professional Life, and Career
Pasha Kovalev started dancing at the age of eight. In the year 2001, he moved to the United States with his professional dance partner Anya Garnis. In the year 2007, the couple competed on the third season of the American version of So You Think You Can Dance.
After that, they have participated in the eight subsequent seasons as either choreographers or All-Star partners to the contestants.
Similarly, in the year 2011, Pasha moved to the United Kingdom to take part in the BBC‘s Strictly Come Dancing as a professional dancer. He finished runner-up on both the ninth and tenth series with celebrity partners Chelsee Healey and Kimberley Walsh. After that, he went on to win series twelve with his partner Caroline Flack.
Moreover, despite facing backlash over her past dance experience and landing in the bottom two-three times, he and his celebrity partner, Ashley Roberts, later became runners-up on the sixteenth series of the show. Similarly, they currently hold the record of the highest average for any celebrity on the show – with an average of 36.9 – and another record for scoring the most perfect scores – with a total of five.
Furthermore, he announced that 2018 was his final series on the show as he had decided to “find a new challenge” after “eight incredible years”.
Pasha Kovalev: Net Worth, Salary
The estimated net worth of Pasha is under review. He might earn a huge amount of money from his career. But, he has not disclosed his incomes and salary.
Pasha Kovalev: Rumors and Controversy
There are no rumors and controversy about Pasha. He is successful in maintaining his life away from rumors and controversy.
Body Measurements: Height, Weight
Talking about Pasha Kovalev’s body measurements, he has a height of 5 feet 10 inches but his weight is unknown. Furthermore, his hair and eyes color is brown.
Pasha Kovalev is active on social media. He has around 4k followers on Facebook, 37.4k followers on Instagram, and 147k followers on Twitter.