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DWTS Stars Who Dated in Real Life

They’re not just partners, they’re ~partners~


The Selling Sunset star had chemistry on the floor with her partner, but revealed her relationship was with another pro from the show: Motsepe!

Chrishell Stause and Keo Motsepe


Ren shared her feelings for Bersten during her stint on DWTS, and the pair kissed on the next episode! The model and her partner have since split.

Alexis Ren and Alan Bersten

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These two pros got engaged during a romantic vacay in Venice and tied the knot in 2019.

Val Chmerkovskiy and Jenna Johnson


We’re throwing it all the way back to 2006, when Lopez was partnered with Smirnoff and the two sparked a two-year romance on season 3 of DWTS.

Mario Lopez and
Karina Smirnoff

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Now a judge on the show, Hough was once a pro on DWTS. He’s been dating former pro Erbert since 2015. Are those wedding bells we hear?

Derek Hough and
Hayley Erbert


The Shark Tank mogul met his wife on the show, and they’re now proud parents of twins.

Robert Herjavec and
 Kym Johnson


The two DWTS pros met in 2009 on Broadway but reconnected on DWTS and began dating in 2012. They’re now married and have a son together.

Maksim Chmerkovskiy and Peta Murgatroyd

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The season 25 partners didn’t date during the show — Bella was engaged to wrestler John Cena at the time — but they reconnected and now share a son.

Nikki Bella and
Artem Chigvintsev


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