The formerly engaged “Dancing With the Stars” pros Maksim Chmerkovskiy and Karina Smirnoff went splitsville — prompting Smirnoff to leave the show — over six months ago.
You’re a victim, you didn’t do anything to yourself.’” Erin, who not only faced her stalker in court recently, but has received death threats, said the cast of the show has been extremely supportive. I’ve got a Russian on my side that isn’t going to let anyone come near me,” she said of her “Dancing” partner.
“Evan Lysacek, said he would take his skating blade for anyone that comes near me.
But now that we know Erin is definitely coming back, we had to know if Maks, who took a few seasons off from the show before returning for, and winning, Season 18, would be back as well.
"I'm absolutely hoping Maks comes back to the show. I think there's a number of different things we can talk to him about and the way he'd be involved in the show.
"Maks was like, 'You are the only person I know that cares about this.' He's been adorable." Who are you rooting for on Dancing with the Stars? We can understand that, but there are other good candidates too.