One other beloved skilled dancer returns for season 29 of Dancing With the Stars.
Artem Chigvintsev confirmed his return after being let go last year.
In a video posted to his social media account, the Russian-American choreographer stated he was pleased to lastly reveal his comeback.
Artem stated a return to Dancing with the Stars as a 15th shock skilled dancer is the "icing on the cake."
Unsurprisingly, followers have been thrilled with the announcement and fired up the feedback on the publish.
"WE HAVE MISSED YOU, KING," wrote one fan.
"They realized what they have been lacking," added one other.
“YESSSSSSSSS! I knew they couldn't cease you for lengthy! "one other shared fan.
"Final season, watching from the sidelines actually makes me notice how a lot I actually miss the present, I miss taking part in stay," Artem stated at GMA, confirming his return by way of ET On-line.
"I cannot wait to return. I need to dedicate this season to my infant ”.
Artem was eradicated from season 28 together with Sharna Burgess, who can be making ready a comeback for the brand new season.
"Clearly, it was an enormous shock," the dancer stated of his firing on Nikki and Brie Bella's "The Bellas Podcast" final August.
“It isn’t even a job; it's a way of life for those who've been doing it for a very long time, "he continued.
"It by no means crossed my thoughts that I wouldn't. There’s all the time the likelihood, as an expert, that you’re performing some performances on the present, and there may be nonetheless a participation in some variety."
"However upon receiving this name, [hearing] "There shall be no participation within the present any more," it's like going by means of a breakup after 10 years. "
Artem first got here to Dancing With the Stars in 2014 as a part of the dance firm, then turned professional.
Their return comes amid a shakeup on the ABC actuality sequence.
Host Tom Bergeron, who had been with the sequence since its debut, was fired together with co-host Erin Andrews.
Tyra Banks was later named because the sequence' sole host.
Brandon Armstrong, Cheryl Burke, Val Chmerkovskiy, Sasha Farber, Jenna Johnson, Keo Motsepe, Peta Murgatroyd, Pasha Pashkov, Gleb Savchenko, Emma Slater, Daniella Karagach and Britt Stewart are additionally a part of the skilled lineup.
The sequence returns on Monday, September 14 at eight / 7c.
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