Snow Urbin

"Snow Urbin", "Dancing with the Stars", "Grinya Talent"
 
EthnicityCaucasian
NationalityRussian
Date of Birth / AgeJune 29, 1980
CitizenshipRussian and US
Imigrational Status
in the U.S.
Citizen
Hair ColorBlonde
Hair LengthShoulder Length
Eye ColorGrey
Height5' 5"
 
LanguagesEnglish
Russian
CityLos Angeles
StateCA
Snow Urbin

Millions of viewers enjoyed Snow Urbin as one of the most memorable contestants on the FOX smash hit, So You Think You Can Dance and she has continued to make her mark in Hollywood, appearing on the ABC show ” Dancing with the Stars”  also in Madonna’s VH1 special, I’m Gonna Tell You a Secret and Disney’s film, Enchanted.

The music video world has also shown its love for Urbin, featuring her in videos such as Shakira’s Hips Don’t Lie, with Wyclef Jean; Paul Oakenfold’s Faster Kill Pussycat, with Brittany Murphy; and Justin Timberlake’s What Goes Around Comes Around.

Prior to landing in Hollywood, Urbin overcame a lifetime of challenges. She was born in Siberia, Russia and at the age of three, had already enrolled in ballet, modern, folk and jazz classes, with her acclaimed choreographer mother guiding her. Practicing a grueling four to six hours a day, Urbin excelled at Latin and ballroom dancing and began competing in ballroom dance at the age of five. She was already the Russian Juvenile Junior in ballroom and Latin champion by the time she and her dance partner were discovered and invited to train in the U.S. for Olympic sport.

While in America, she maintained a successful amateur career, winning the U.S. Youth Latin championship and competing in the Ohio State Ball, Manhattan Classic and Amateur Latin Championship. Urbin was also honored to represent the U.S. at the World Latin DanceSport Championships on four occasions.

Known for her unique and dynamic fusion of styles, Urbin has appeared in numerous national commercials for major brands like  Capital One, sleepy’s Honda and AT&T; theater productions; music videos and films. She is currently teaching and has a passion to inspire lives worldwide.