Gleb Savchenko is usually officially headed back to Dancing With the Stars!
The 34-year-old dancer confirmed to ET on Friday during the PRO Dance Camp workshop in Palm Springs, California, with Gleb Savchenko, Alan Bersten along with also Artem Chigvintsev, of which he might be returning for the upcoming all-athlete season.
“Yes, I am!” he excitedly confirmed to ET. “For sure.”
Savchenko’s confirmation comes a week after Witney Carson said of which she might be returning to the show, though the item’s unclear if she’ll be part of the all-athlete competition or the regular fall season. Meanwhile, Bersten along with also Chigvintsev played coy when ET asked if they might be featured on all-athlete season. “I’m looking forward to the item… just going to say of which,” Chigvintsev replied.
So is usually the full lineup already set in stone? “I have no idea on of which. Honestly, I haven’t had much time to think about the item. I’ve had no time,” Savchenko, who just wrapped the DWTS live tour last Sunday, said. “We just came off the bus, off the tour, along with also today we’re here. So, a lot of work. yet of which’s next [to think about].”
The dancer is usually ready to get back on the dance floor along with also also dished on who he’d like to be partnered with This particular season.
“I might love to have as a partner someone who has done something connected to music. Probably a figure skater,” he shared. “Someone young, someone with energy. along with also just someone definitely who wants to win. I need a mirrorball.”
“yet someone who’s definitely not bad. Great personality is usually important yet the item’s also important of which This particular person is usually capable of doing stuff. So the item’s not just like, I’m working with someone great, yet she’s 65-years-old along with also can barely do anything,” Savchenko added that has a laugh. “So yeah, someone who is usually definitely not bad.”
As far as how This particular special all-athlete season will work, Savchenko explained of which the item will only be about four weeks. “What I think is usually going to happen, we’re going to have two dances a week,” he explained. “We have three weeks of rehearsals, four weeks of the show, along with also each week, we have two couples go home. So, the item’ll be definitely intense. the item’s gonna fly!”
As more news comes our way on which pros will be returning, rumors have been circulating over who the athletes participating inside spring season may be. ET recently sat down with Olympic figure skater Adam Rippon, who reacted to rumors of which he’s joining the upcoming season. Watch below to hear what he said.
Dancing With the Stars‘ all-athlete season begins Monday, April 30 at 8 p.m. ET/PT on ABC.
Reporting by Desiree Murphy.