Żora Korolyov, a dancer, choreographer and actor, known, among others, from the “Dancing with the Stars” program, has died. He was 34 years old. His partner Ewelina Bator informed about the death of the celebrity. The dancer orphaned his 11-year-old daughter.
“My dear! Thank you for the most beautiful 5 years of dancing together. It is true that on December 21, 2021 a man who loved with all his heart and whom I loved and love most in the world has passed away. Our hearts have broken, but my love will be up there. We will be together. look after yourself. We love you “- wrote Bator on Instagram. “Believe me – I don’t believe it either. I won’t believe it for a long time. And at the moment what happened needs silence …” – she added. She did not give the cause of her partner’s death.
Dancer, choreographer, actor
Korolyov was from Ukraine, he was born in Odessa. As a teenager, he moved to Poland. He danced in Latin American and Standard styles. He won, among others the title of the Polish Youth Champion, he also reached the semi-finals of the World Championship, the Final of the Central European Championship and twice the final of the European Union Championship.
He gained popularity thanks to his participation in the TVN entertainment program “Taniec z Gwiazdami”. Over the course of several editions, his dance partners were singers Kasia Cerekwicka and Isis Gee, weather presenter Agnieszka Cegielska, Karolina Gorczyca, Dominika Gwit and Martyna Kupczyk. Later, he appeared in Polsat’s programs, “Jak They Sing” and “Dancing with the Stars. Taniec z Gwiazdami”.
He also had an acting career. He played, among others in the movie “Kochaj i Taniecz”, he also appeared in serials.
In 2010, Korolyov married a dancer Anna Kuznecka, with whom he had a daughter, Sonia. The couple divorced in 2017. Korolyov later became involved with Ewelina Bator.
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