Gleb Savchenko does not dance around how he feels his division from Elena Samodanova.
On December 22, a few hours after his wife of 14 years filed for divorce, it became Dance with the stars pro spoke with Entertainment tonight about Elena’s infidelity accusations. The 37-year-old denied the allegations, insisting he was not unfaithful during their marriage.
“The thing is, I actually never cheated on her. Never ever, ever. This whole thing, it was her who tried to set it up,” Gleb explained to the outlet. “All the partners I danced with might have seen it on TV [it was something more], but that was never the case. “
The star that divides daughters Olivia, 10 and Zlata, 3, along with Elena, went on to say that the former couple “had problems for years” and claimed that Elena was jealous of his Dance with the stars success.
“I was in a mentally violent, jealous relationship,” Gleb claimed. “I always said to myself, ‘Listen, she’s the mother of your children, and you love her, just make it work for your children.'”