Gleb  Savchenko
Gleb Savchenko

Mentor Biography

Follow Gleb on Instagram

Gleb Savchenko is a dancer, choreographer and model who is currently appearing as a pro dancer on Dancing with the Stars.

Savchenko was born in Moscow, Russia, and has been dancing since the age of 7. He won his first professional international championship when he was only 14. He is a specialist in International Latin dance with proficiency in ballet and contemporary dance. Savchenko is the National Australian Professional Latin American Champion, having won four major dance titles Down Under. His dancing progressed even further when he joined the Top 10 professional dancers in the world ranking of Latin American dance.

Savchenko has appeared on Dancing with the Stars in the U.K., Australia and Russia, and has been a choreographer for other dance shows, including So You Think You Can Dance. His appearance on Strictly Come Dancing in the U.K. caused a huge stir on social media and in the press, leaving fans wanting more, which led to Savchenko becoming a contestant on the prime time BBC show Celebrity MasterChef.