Currently he's vying for gold with Amber Rose, but win or lose, when Season 24 debuts in 2017, don't expect to see him hitting the set. He cites the show being "uberstressful" as one of the reasons he's contemplating another break.
"Honestly I feel like going on the record and saying two things," he exclusively told . Well that, and the fact that he and fiancée/fellow pro dancer Peta Murgatroyd will soon be parents and newlyweds.
Please show her your love and support while I work on getting my ass back to the ballroom.Maks joked about their matching looks, “This is a process.” The pair fell in love on the dance floor and are now headed to the altar after getting engaged in December. will Peta being taking Maks’ last name, going from Murgatroyd to Chmerkovskiy?Though they still don’t have a date set, Peta revealed that the wedding could happen sometime next year. Peta responded, “I think so.” Maks laughed, “Imagine if she kept both.” Peta reacted, "I think it’s like twenty-three letters.” Another big part of the wedding will be their first dance, which will surely have everyone eyeing the dance floor to see what these two pros have up their sleeve. "Missing our little Shai - this is our first trip away just the two of us," Peta wrote on Instagram Wednesday, alongside a photo of her walking up a flight of stone steps in the » Buon viaggio! Maks and Peta did, however, travel without their 7-month-old son Shai.