“All of a sudden you think you are in love because you are grinding on each other seven days a week.” Backstage love connections happen “a lot more than people know,” pro Maksim Chmerkovskiy confirms. One celebrity nearly left his wife for a pro who has bedded as many as four other participants, an on-set source reveals.
“They all fool around with each other,” the insider says.
And now they are reuniting for a trio dance in the semifinals. And what 'Dancing With The Stars' couples are still together in 2015? Alek Skarlatos is doing a trio dance with Emma Slater this week, furthering rumors that they are dating.
But what about Robert Herjavec and Kym Johnson, and Maks Chmerkovskiy and Peta Murgatroyd?
PHOTOS: DWTS season 20 cast "It was just part of the dance!
" Johnson said backstage, while Herjavec chimed in: "We're professional dancers, we were just in the moment." PHOTOS: Costar couples Still, Johnson said it caught her off guard.
All the bumping, grinding and half-naked bodies have both pros and celebrities hopping in the sack like teenagers on prom night.
“When you have two single people in a room and you are spending so much time together, it’s natural to have chemistry and to be curious,” longtime pro Cheryl Burke tells The Post.
Carter: Is Maksim Chmerkovskiy really dating Kate Upton?
We know that this has been a question on the minds of many for quite a while, as the “Dancing with the Stars” pro (who has not been on either of the past two seasons) has been spotted out with supermodel Kate Upton on a variety of different outings.
All-Star contestant Shawn Johnson had “a nasty breakup” with pro Mark Ballas after they won the mirrorball trophy in season eight, a source says.
“That’s why they couldn’t be paired up again [for the All-Star shows].” Both parties have denied the affair.
And it looks like he might be doing the same thing with his season 20 partner, Rumer Willis, after the show premieres tonight on ABC!