Anna Trebunskaya

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Anna Trebunskaya
Anna Trebunskaya.jpg
Trebunskaya at World of Color premiere
Born(1980-12-28) December 28, 1980 (age 33)
Russian SFSR, Soviet Union
OccupationBallroom dancer
Spouse(s)Jonathan Roberts (m. 2003–12)
Partner(s)Nevin Millan (2013–present)
Children1
ParentsOleg Trebunski & Irina Trebunskaya
 
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Anna Trebunskaya
Anna Trebunskaya.jpg
Trebunskaya at World of Color premiere
Born(1980-12-28) December 28, 1980 (age 33)
Russian SFSR, Soviet Union
OccupationBallroom dancer
Spouse(s)Jonathan Roberts (m. 2003–12)
Partner(s)Nevin Millan (2013–present)
Children1
ParentsOleg Trebunski & Irina Trebunskaya

Anna Trebunskaya (Russian: Анна Требунская; born 28 December 1980)[1] is a Russian born American professional ballroom and Latin dancer, known for her appearances on Dancing with the Stars. She now lives in Los Angeles and dances in the International Latin style.

Personal life[edit]

Anna Trebunskaya was born December 28, 1980 in Chelyabinsk, Russia. Her parents, Oleg Trebunski and Irina Trebunskaya, owned a dance studio and were professional ballroom dancers. Having begun dancing at the age of six, their daughter entered and won her first competition when she was seven. She moved to the United States with her parents when she was 17 years old.

Trebunskaya resides in California. She and her mother own a dance studio in Hermosa Beach, California.

In October 2012, after nine years of marriage, Trebunskaya and dancer Jonathan Roberts announced that they had separated and planned to divorce.[2] Trebunskaya subsequently began a relationship with actor Nevin Millan. She gave birth to their daughter, Amalya Millan, on January 18, 2014.[3]

Career[edit]

Professional ballroom competitions[edit]

In 2007, Trebunskaya and her partner Pavlo Barsuk took 6th place at the International Latin finals in America's Ballroom Challenge.[4] Over the next several years, she continued to garner the attention of the ballroom community through a series of similar successes.[citation needed]

Dancing with the Stars[edit]

In Season 2, she partnered football star Jerry Rice,[5] and together they came in 2nd to pop star Drew Lachey and Cheryl Burke. Trebunskaya and her husband Jonathan Roberts also performed together on results shows in its first three seasons. Trebunskaya returned to Dancing with the Stars for its fifth season and her celebrity partner was model Albert Reed.[6] They were the second couple eliminated from the competition. Trebunskaya competed on Season 6 of Dancing with the Stars and her celebrity partner was actor Steve Guttenberg. She and Guttenberg were the third couple to be eliminated. In Season 9, her partner was UFC fighter Chuck Liddell. She and Liddell were the sixth couple to be eliminated. In Season 10, she competed with US Olympic Figure Skating Gold Medalist Evan Lysacek. They finished in 2nd place to pop star Nicole Scherzinger and Derek Hough. In Season 11, Trebunskaya partnered football quarterback Kurt Warner. They placed 5th overall and were the 8th couple eliminated. For the twelfth season, Trebunskaya was partnered with boxing legend, Sugar Ray Leonard. They were the third couple eliminated. For the thirteenth season, Trebunskaya was partnered with fashion guru Carson Kressley. They were the fifth couple eliminated. In season 14, she was partnered with soap opera star Jack Wagner. They were the second couple eliminated from the competition. For season 15, she was partnered with season 2 winner Drew Lachey, they were eliminated in week 3 of competition on a double elimination week.[7]

SeasonPartnerPlace
2Jerry Rice2nd
5Albert Reed11th
6Steve Guttenberg10th
9Chuck Liddell11th
10Evan Lysacek2nd
11Kurt Warner5th
12Sugar Ray Leonard9th
13Carson Kressley8th
14Jack Wagner11th
15Drew Lachey11th

Performances[edit]

With celebrity partner: Jerry Rice:23.09

Week #Dance/SongJudges' scoreResult
InabaGoodmanTonioli
1Cha-Cha-Cha/ "I Like It"777Safe
2Quickstep/ "If My Friends Could See Me Now"788Safe
3Jive/ "Do You Love Me"766Safe
4Foxtrot/ "Why Don't You Do Right"888Safe
5Samba/ "For Once in My Life"
Group Salsa/ "Rhythm Is Gonna Get You"
7
No
8
Scores
8
Given
Safe
6Paso Doble/ "Espana Cani"
Group Viennese Waltz/ "Fallin'"
8
No
7
Scores
8
Given
Safe
7Tango/ "One Way or Another"
Rumba/ "Un-Break My Heart"
7
7
7
7
6
7
Safe
8Foxtrot/ "Why Don't You Do Right"
Freestyle/ "Celebration"
Cha-Cha-Cha/ "Think"
9
9
9
9
9
9
8
9
9
Runner-Up

With celebrity partner Albert Reed:21.0

Week #Dance/SongJudges' scoreResult
InabaGoodmanTonioli
1Cha-Cha-Cha/ "A Little Less Conversation"777Safe
2Quickstep/ "99 Red Balloons"777Eliminated

With celebrity partner Steve Guttenberg:18.3

Week #Dance/SongJudges' scoreResult
InabaGoodmanTonioli
1Foxtrot/ "(Up A) Lazy River"666No Elimination
2Mambo/ "I Got a Girl"655Safe
3Tango/ "Jalousie"777Eliminated

With celebrity partner Chuck Liddell:17.25

Week #Dance/SongJudges' scoreResult
InabaGoodmanTonioli
1Foxtrot/ "That's Life"
Salsa relay/ "Get Busy"
6
Awarded
5
6
5
Points
Safe
2Tango/"Seven Nation Army"67*6Safe
3Samba/"Mas Que Nada"656Safe
4Two-Step/"Boot Scootin' Boogie"656Eliminated

With celebrity partner Evan Lysacek:26.3

Week #Dance/SongJudges' scoreResult
InabaGoodmanTonioli
1Viennese Waltz/"I'll Be"878No elimination
2Jive/"Best Damn Thing"888Safe
3Quickstep/"Hot Honey Rag"989Safe
4*Tango/"Wait a Minute"9
9
8
8
9
9
Safe
5Rumba/"I Don't Want to Miss a Thing"999Safe
6Samba/"Hey Mama"
Swing/"In the Mood"
7
Awarded
7
6
7
Points
Safe
7Argentine Tango/"Bust Your Windows"
Cha-Cha-Cha/"Holiday"
10
8
10
8
10
8
Safe
8Waltz/"Open Arms"
Futuristic Cha-Cha-Cha/"Bulletproof"
9
9
9
8
9
9
Safe
9
Semi-finals
Foxtrot/"I've Got the World on a String"
Paso Doble/"Bring Me to Life"
10
10
9
10
10
10
Safe
10
Finals
Viennese Waltz/"Piano Man"
Freestyle/"Footloose"
Argentine Tango/"Bust Your Windows"
Quickstep/"I Want You To Want Me"
10
8
Awarded
10
9
8
28
9
9
8
Points
9
Runner-up

With celebrity partner Kurt Warner:21.63

Week #Dance/SongJudges' scoreResult
InabaGoodmanTonioli
1Viennese Waltz/"This Ain't a Love Song"757Safe
2Jive/"Danger Zone"777Safe
3Foxtrot/"Bad Day"887Safe
4Rumba/"Drops of Jupiter"5/75/65/6Safe
5Quickstep/"Bewitched Theme"888Safe
6Paso Doble/"The Final Countdown"
Rock 'n Roll/"La Grange"
6
Awarded
6
4
6
Points
Safe
7Cha-Cha-Cha/"Bust A Move"
Tango/"Simply Irresistible"
9
10/8
9
8
9
8
Safe
8Waltz/"Take It to the Limit"
Cha-Cha-Cha/"Hella Good"
8
8
8
8
8
8
Eliminated

With celebrity partner Sugar Ray Leonard:18.75

Week #Dance/SongJudges' scoreResult
InabaGoodmanTonioli
1Foxtrot/"The Power of Love"656No Elimination
2Jive/"Sweet Soul Music"656Last to be called safe
3Paso Doble/"My Prerogative"767Safe
4Viennese Waltz/"Waltz of the Flowers"777Eliminated

With celebrity partner Carson Kressley:19.4

Week #Dance/SongJudges' scoreResult
InabaGoodmanTonioli
1Cha-Cha-Cha/"Moves Like Jagger"656Safe
2Quickstep/"Walkin' Back to Happiness"666Safe
3Tango/"It's My Life"878Safe
4Viennese Waltz/Theme from "Pirates of the Caribbean: The Curse of the Black Pearl"767Safe
5Jive/"Wake Me Up Before You Go Go"667Eliminated

With celebrity partner Jack Wagner:22.6

Week #Dance/SongJudges' scoreResult
InabaGoodmanTonioli
1Foxtrot/"Sugar Town"878No Elimination
2Jive/"Gimme Some Lovin"777Safe
3Samba/"Lighting Up the Night"888Eliminated

With celebrity partner Drew Lachey:22.7

Week #Dance/SongJudges' scoreResult
InabaGoodmanTonioli
1Foxtrot/"Love Song"777.5Bottom Two
2Jive/"Dance, Dance"7.57.57.5Safe
3Cha-Cha-Cha/"Crazy In Love"888Eliminated

Achievements[edit]

with Pavlo Barsuk

with Jonathan Roberts

with Vitali Koulik

References[edit]

Awards and achievements
Preceded by
John O'Hurley & Charlotte Jørgensen

Mýa & Dmitry Chaplin

Dancing with the Stars (US) runner up
Season 2 (Spring 2006 with Jerry Rice)

Season 10 (Spring 2010 with Evan Lysacek)

Succeeded by
Mario Lopez & Karina Smirnoff

Kyle Massey & Lacey Schwimmer

Preceded by
Niecy Nash & Louis Van Amstel
Dancing with the Stars (US) quarter-finalist
Season 11 (Fall 2010 with Kurt Warner)
Succeeded by
Romeo & Chelsie Hightower