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DWTS’ Emma Slater Hopes Mauricio Umansky Will ‘Be in My Life Forever’ 



DWTS' Emma Slater Hopes Former Partner Mauricio Umansky Will ‘Be in My Life Forever’

Emma Slater and Mauricio Umansky.
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Dancing With the Stars professional Emma Slater thinks she is going to at all times have former accomplice Mauricio Umansky in her nook.

“I actually suppose that Mauricio is somebody who’s going to be in my life endlessly,” Slater, 35, completely instructed Us Weekly on Friday, Could 10, on the Race to Erase MS Gala on the Fairmont Century Plaza. “We actually do click on. We form of went by way of tough instances on the identical time collectively and have been one another’s confidants. It was a very nice season. Tough for each of us, however we’re actually actually grateful that we had one another.”

Slater was partnered with Umansky, 53, for season 32 of the ballroom dancing competitors. On the time, he was newly separated from spouse Kyle Richards. Slater, in the meantime, was beforehand married to fellow DWTS professional Sasha Farber and filed for divorce in February 2023. (DWTS season 32 rehearsals began the next summer time, nevertheless it’s not clear if her “tough” journey was associated to the divorce.)

“You get actually near your companions on the season,” Slater instructed Us on Friday. “He’s such a tremendous individual. We’ve got such friendship that it meant lots that he was capable of come to the [DWTS] tour and assist as effectively.”

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Slater and lots of of her fellow professional dancers toured the US on the finish of season 32. Umansky got here to look at the dwell present in March.

“It’s so good to have Mauricio come and watch the Dancing With the Stars tour,” Slater gushed.

Slater and Umansky’s friendship sparked hypothesis from followers, who clocked their intense stage chemistry. They have been additionally noticed holding arms in between rehearsals however shut down relationship rumors.

DWTS' Emma Slater Hopes Former Partner Mauricio Umansky Will ‘Be in My Life Forever’
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“For full readability, we aren’t relationship,” Umansky beforehand mentioned in an October 2023 Instagram Story video. “We’ve been dancing collectively now for six weeks, 4 hours a day each single day.”

Slater chimed in on the time, explaining that they share “comparable personalities” and are very “supportive” of each other.

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Umansky had used DWTS — he was eradicated on the October 31, 2023, broadcast — to assist cope together with his latest breakup. Us confirmed in July 2023 that he and Richards, 55, had separated shortly earlier than the pair denied third-party involvement.

Umansky and Richards, who share three daughters, have but to file for divorce however the Shopping for Beverly Hills star lately moved out.

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“Kyle and Mauricio have been residing individually for the previous couple of months and he’s been staying [in a new condo],” a supply completely instructed Us earlier this month. “They’ve each been touring lots lately, so it’s understanding the place they don’t keep below one roof.”

Shortly after Us broke the information of Umansky’s new pad, Richards formally eliminated his final identify from her social media bios.

With reporting by Mike Vulpo