But, Mischa Barton did win over her pro partner Artem Chigvintsev, and they are now reportedly dating!
Dancing With The Stars fans pitied Artem Chigvintsev for being paired up with Mischa Barton in Season 22 – but it turns out Artem apparently enjoyed every minute of it. According to a new report from ET Online, Mischa Barton and her former DWTS partner Artem have been growing closer since they were voted off Season 22, and this week they went on their first official date!
Mischa Barton didn’t exactly win over any fans during her brief stint on Dancing With The Stars Season 22.
As a matter of fact, most DWTS fans had a serious problem with Barton’s lack of enthusiasm and negative attitude during the few episodes that she did appear in before she was voted off.
She's remained close with her partner Artem Chigvintsev, hanging out quite a bit together and even posting photos of their outings Snapchat—so much so, reports began circulating that the two might be dating.
"I came straight out of a film, came into this, thought I was going to get this dance training," she said, "and it's been a fun experience and I've learned a lot from Artem."Sadly, just as they were starting to find their rhythm, the pair was eliminated.
, but that doesn't mean the actress has cut all ties with the show. "We did our best and that's what it is," Artem told us.C: When it comes to dating, do you tend to prefer Hollywood actors to regualar guys?M: I have mostly met guys through high school friends in New York, and I've always thought it was dangerous to date an actor, because they become obsessed with self-image and can get really big egos. When you work all the time, you start to realize that maybe actors are the ones who can really understand you. M: I like guys who are confident but not cocky, who are comfortable with themselves, and who know what they want. We pretended for a whole day that I was dating Adam [Seth] and Rachel [Summer] was dating Ben, just throw everyone off.He dated his Strictly Come Dancing partner Kara Tointon for four years and now Artem Chigvintsev has reportedly moved onto his Dancing With The Stars partner Mischa Barton. Now fresh reports from the US claim the duo’s dancefloor chemistry has translated to real-life and they’ve even been spotted on what looks like a date despite not working together anymore. star Mischa during their stint on US dance show Dancing With The Stars, and after being paired together for the contest, it seems they really hit it off.