New Zeland born Peta Murgatroyd rose to prominence as one of the pro dancers partnered with a star to compete in American "Dancing With The Star" from 2011. In Season 14, she and her partner, football player
Donald Driverwon first place
She has been practising classical ballet since she was 4. In 2004, she joined the cast of Burn The Floor.
She once dated Damian Whitewood, an Australian dancer for 5 years. Now she's in an up-and-down relationship with Maksim Chmerkovsky, also a dancer
- The meaning of the name Murgatroyd: From Margaret's Clearing