•   
  •   
  •   

EntertainmentArtem Chigvintsev Won't Watch Dancing with the Stars After He Was Cut: It's 'Negative Energy'

08:45  02 september  2019
08:45  02 september  2019 Source:   people.com

'Dancing With the Stars' Drops Some Hints on the First Celebs -- And Fans Have Guesses!

'Dancing With the Stars' Drops Some Hints on the First Celebs -- And Fans Have Guesses! Here's who fans are speculating will be competing on 'DWTS' Season 28!

Artem Chigvintsev Won ' t Watch DWTS This Season. RELATED: Artem Chigvintsev Says Being Cut from Dancing With the Stars Felt Like a ‘Punch in the Stomach’. “I understand they do what’ s best for the show, but at the same time, you cannot let people sit and wait five days until the

It’d be negative energy and I don’ t want to feel that; I’m just trying to find like a good place in my life Chigvintsev told ET that the shakeup has him possibly consider hanging up his dancing shoes for Something more on the creative side than being a talent,” he explained. “ It ’ s a really tough place to be

Artem Chigvintsev is still reeling from his surprising removal from the Dancing With the Stars roster of pros.

Artem Chigvintsev Won't Watch Dancing with the Stars After He Was Cut: It's 'Negative Energy'© Gregg DeGuire/WireImage Artem Chigvintsev

The dancer, 37, who had been with the ABC competition series since 2014, learned his fate on Aug. 16, just days before the upcoming season’s full cast was officially announced on Good Morning America the following Wednesday.

Chigvintsev opened up about getting the boot to Entertainment Tonight, and revealed that while he’s still rooting for his former costars, he won’t be tuning in this season.

“I think as far as right now, definitely no,” he said of watching. “Not because I’m not supporting the show or all the people who are there, but I think if I were to [watch], all of the feelings of not being there would just flood back.”

Karamo Brown Responds to Fan Who Is 'Disappointed' He Joined 'DWTS' Cast With Sean Spicer

Karamo Brown Responds to Fan Who Is 'Disappointed' He Joined 'DWTS' Cast With Sean Spicer ET also spoke with Brown following the announcement that he joined season 28 of the dancing competition show.

We don’t know what Artem Chigvintsev will be doing Mondays this fall, but he definitely won ’ t be watching “ Dancing with the The pro, who was cut from the Season 28 cast along with reigning champ Sharna Burgess, is still It ’d be negative energy and I don’t want to feel that; I’m just trying.

Artem Chigvintsev Says Being Cut from Dancing With the Stars Felt Like a 'Punch in the Stomach'. The pro dancer says he found out three days before “ It ’ s not even a job, it ’ s a lifestyle if you’ve been doing it for a very, very long time,” he explained. “There was never really a thought in my mind that I

He added that instead of allowing the series to bring him “negative energy,” he’d be focused on moving forward and appreciating the positives.

Chigvintsev, who has been paired with stars like Patti LaBelle, Mischa Barton and Nancy Kerrigan, also expressed frustration in how his departure was handled, saying that he wished the producers had given him and reigning champ Sharna Burgess, who was also cut, more advanced notice.

“I understand they do what’s best for the show, but at the same time, you cannot let people sit and wait five days until the announcement to let them know whether they’ll be part of the season or not,” he said. “A lot of us have invested years and years into the show, and I think that’s the respect we deserve as dancers.”

'DWTS' New Season Gets a Totally New Look -- Here's What We Know About the Revamp!

'DWTS' New Season Gets a Totally New Look -- Here's What We Know About the Revamp! The show is gearing up for season 28 and ET has all the details about the new, fancier ballroom!

Artem Chigvintsev is sharing his side of what really went down behind-the-scenes before and after the all-new cast of Dancing With the Stars was revealed last week. ET exclusively spoke with the professional dancer on Friday, where he candidly reacted to being cut as a pro from season 28

It 'd be negative energy and I don' t want to feel that; I'm just trying to find like a good place in my life right Artem Chigvintsev Says Being Cut From ' Dancing With the Stars ' Is Like 'Going Through a The Complete List: ' Dancing with the Stars ' Winners. Artem Chigvintsev . Sharna Burgess.

Artem Chigvintsev Won't Watch Dancing with the Stars After He Was Cut: It's 'Negative Energy'© Eric McCandless/ABC Artem Chigvintsev on Dancing With the Stars | Eric McCandless/ABC

He also said he didn’t feel as though he was given a satisfying answer as to why he would not be returning, instead of receiving a “generic” response about how there were no celebrities that would be a good match for him.

“It just felt like they could have done a little better [with an] excuse for why I’m not coming back,” he said. “Like saying, ‘Hey, we did some research and you’re unfortunately the less popular guy, or you’re the oldest pro, we’re trying to make it younger.’ I’d be cool with that.”

Chigvintsev previously addressed his feelings toward his exit on The Bellas podcast, hosted by his girlfriend and one-time Dancing With the Stars partnerNikki Bella.

Artem Chigvintsev Won't Watch Dancing with the Stars After He Was Cut: It's 'Negative Energy'© Eric McCandless/ABC Via Getty Images Nikki Bella and Artem Chigvintsev | Eric McCandless/ABC Via Getty Images

The dancer said his being cut on such short notice was “like a punch in the stomach” and akin to “going through a breakup after 10 years.”

Watch Jennifer Lopez and Jimmy Fallon don wigs, Nae Nae for 'The History of Music Video Dancing'

Watch Jennifer Lopez and Jimmy Fallon don wigs, Nae Nae for 'The History of Music Video Dancing' Watch Jennifer Lopez dance through the history of music videos

Dance pros Artem Chigvintsev and Sharna Burgess were recently cut from their roles on Dancing With the Stars , but that hasn’ t slowed ET spoke with Artem last month about the DWTS' decision to cut him and Sharna from this season’s list of pros. “ It ’ s kind of hard to digest, especially after being

It ' s Dancing with the Star 's "Episode 4" podcast! Artem Chigvintsev Talks About Having Only One Season of ‘DWTS’ This Year - To The Pointe - Продолжительность: 46:32 Popcorn Talk 14 236 просмотров.

A rep for ABC did not immediately respond to PEOPLE’s request for comment.

The upcoming season will star The Supremes’ Mary Wilson, Karamo Brown, The Bachelorette‘s Hannah Brown, supermodel Christie Brinkley, country star Lauren Alaina, actor James Van Der Beek, NFL legend Ray Lewis, The Office star Kate Flannery, pop star Ally Brooke, Lamar Odom, comedian and actor Kel Mitchell and President Donald Trump’s former press secretary Sean Spicer.

Season 28 of Dancing with the Stars premieres Sept. 16 on ABC.

Related video: Artem Chigvintsev Says Being Cut from ‘Dancing With the Stars’ Felt Like a ‘Punch in the Stomach’


Read More

Charlie Sheen Was Initially Cast on 'DWTS' Season 28: Why He Walked Away .
No Charleston for Charlie Sheen. “I was very flattered by ABC and their offer, but at the end of the day, I have two left feet and I just can’t dance,” Sheen confirms to Us.

Topical videos:

usr: 3
This is interesting!