Gleb Savchenko Ex-Wife Elena Samodanova Wiki-Bio | Her Age, Height, Parents, Husband, Children & Net Worth!

Elena Samodanova and her beau were known as a power couple in the world of the choreographer. The duo had won many awards and are popular faces in the reality show, DWTS. However, Elena recently announced that she would be splitting up with her husband which has caused a stir in the media.

Why is Elena leaving her husband of more than a decade? Learn more on Elena Samodanova and get to know more on her including her dating life, net worth, and much more.

Celeb Facts

Birth NameElena Samodanova
Birthday 3, 1984
BirthplaceMoscow, Russia
Zodiac SignLibra
Height5 feet 6 inches
ParentsIrinia Samodanova
Married/HusbandGleb Savchenko
ChildrenOlivia and Zlata
Net WorthUnder Review

Elena Samodanova Split with Husband Gleb Savchenko

Elena turned heads when she announced that she would be splitting with her 14 yearlong husbands, Gleb Savchenko. Gleb is a professional dancer who is best known for appearing in the Dancing with the Stars. Moreover, Elena announced the split just days after Gleb was eliminated from the show along with his partner, Selling Sunset Chrishell Stause. Likewise, Elena announced the news of her separation on November of 2020. She shared,

“After 14 years of marriage, and multiple affairs, I’ve decided enough is enough,”

“Gleb and I have created a family and multiple businesses together. But apparently, it just wasn’t enough to keep our marriage strong,”

“Gleb’s ongoing infidelity and a recent inappropriate relationship has created turmoil in our marriage and absolutely torn our family apart,”, she added claiming that the dancer has been seeing another woman.

Elena and her husband had been together for 14 years after they tied the knot in 2004. Likewise, they also share two daughters, Olivia, 9, and Zlata, 3.


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Soon after announcing her separation, Elena shared that her husband had been cheating on her with the DWTS dancing partner. Gleb was quick to defend saying,

“While I will continue to respect the privacy of my family, I will not stand by and allow false accusations and internet rumors go unaddressed,”

“My relationship with Chrishell was and remains strictly platonic. Our friendship during our season on DWTS was not the reason for our split. Elena and I have had longstanding issues in our marriage.”

Moreover, his alleged mistress, Chrishell also shared thoughts on the split, writing,

“I am so saddened about the news of Gleb and Elena’s split. It is unfortunate that this has caused rumors to swirl about my personal life,”

What is Elena Samodanova’s Net Worth?

Like her former husband, Elena is also a professional dancer and was featured on “Dancing with the Stars” in numerous countries. Likewise, she has won many awards and has a 4-major dance title under her name. Besides, she also participated in the World Dance Championship and was among the top 10 ranked in Latin American dance.


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Besides, she also owns the studio, Pro Dancela, and is a choreographer for so You Think You Can Dance. Nonetheless, the amazing dancer has not shared many details when it comes to her earning and net worth. As of 2020, Elena Samodanova’s net worth is still under review.

Elena Samodanova Wiki-Bio

Elena Samodanova was born in 1984 in Moscow, Russia. She celebrates her birthday on October 3, which makes her age 36. She was born to an artistic family, including her mother, Irinia Samodanova. Both her parents were dancers.
She holds Russian nationality and ethnicity. Elena has a height of 5 feet and 6 inches.