Schwimmer is known Schwimmer was born on January 18, 1984 in Newport Beach, California, and grew up in a Latter-day Saint (Mormon) household in Moreno Valley, California. Schwimmer and his first dance partner, Donyelle Jones, successfully competed through the entire first part of the season without ever being in the bottom three. Template: Https://sytycd.wordpress.com/2006/09/14/benji-schwimmer-turns-down-offer-to-dance-with-celine-deion/ The following year, Schwimmer was invited to perform on the opening of season three and to become the first SYTYCD alumnus to choreograph on the show. He was shown a video of the performance of Nick Lazzarini, the 2005 winner of So You Think You Can Dance (SYTYCD), and decided that he would audition for the 2006 season of the show, eventually placing among top 10 finalists. However, in an interview for Seattle Times, Schwimmer stated that he had turned down the Dion contract. D., a non-profit organization that helps the less fortunate and provides health care for dancers with HIV/AIDS and other illness, and is a co-owner of 5678 Dance Studio in Redlands.When SYTYCD season three auditions began, Schwimmer partnered with his sister Lacey during her audition in Los Angeles.All three women were romantically involved with Cleveland Hill Jr.(pic below) a married asphalt contractor and former minister at the Dash family church.
116 dancers were invited to Las Vegas for a week's training. He stated on the show that he had learned about this when he saw that his name was not on her wedding invitation, and he promptly returned to dancing. After returning to the United States from Mexico, Schwimmer learned that his girlfriend had broken up with him.is an American professional dancer, choreographer and actor. He is the son of choreographer and West Coast Swing dancer Buddy Schwimmer. His west-coast swing choreography of a high-octane number, "The Rockafeller Skank," brought both the audience and the judges to their feet.On August 16, 2006 he was announced as the winner of the second season of So You Think You Can Dance and has choreographed for both the U. Executive producer and head judge, Nigel Lythgoe, said that the piece finally invoked the magic that was lacking in the new season.
Outside of the TV show, Chaplin is currently partnered with Heidi Groskreutz and was a national finalist in the 2006 U. National Amateur Dancesport Championships in Provo, Utah.