Name: Dmitry Chaplin Season: 2 Where He Is Now: Dmitry went on to become a Dancing With the Stars professional who has been partnered with the singer Mya and supermodel Petra Nemcova.Though he hasn’t participated as a permanent Name: Kupono Aweau Season: 5 Where He Is Now: Not only did Kupono dance alongside Madonna at the Super Bowl Halftime show this year, but he was also featured in her “Girls Gone Wild” music video.Currently, Kupono is traveling all over the world as a dance member in Madonna’s MDNA Tour 2012.

Watching reality show competitions are a little bit like falling in love.

At first, the initial attraction is purely based on what you see, but as time goes on, you become more and more invested in the relationship, and do everything you can (be it voting or never-ending praying) to keep your all-time favorites in your life and on your TV screens.

Whether it be American Idol, Dancing With the Stars, or So You Think You Can Dance, we’ve all loved and lost in one form or another.

And now that SYTYCD is in the midst of its ninth season, we here at thought it would be fun to check in on our past favorite dancing alums and see what they’ve been up to since leaving the show.

From earning law degrees to becoming full-out dance instructors, these former contestants have gone on to accomplish quite a bit since we last saw them.

Here’s what we were able to find out after a whole lot of stalking some very extensive research.Name: Chelsie Hightower Season: 4 Where She Is Now: Chelsie is currently a Dancing With the Stars professional.She choreographs all the dance routines for her celebrity dance partners, which have consisted of Jake Pavelka, Michael Bolton, and most recently, Roshon Fegan.Heel Hop is a dance style inspired by hip-hop, modern, salsa, and ballroom dance styles.Kamilah’s Heel Hop is based in LA, but she is hosting classes in the DC Area this summer. Name: Jordan Casanova Season: 8 Where She Is Now: Jordan currently has a clothing line site called, which sells dancewear clothes at great prices for both dance groups and individuals, allowing her to add modeling into her growing repertoire.She also continues to pursue and fulfill her dream of dancing by taking classes and performing in several different dance events like participating on The Voice or Napa Valley’s Broadway Playhouse production of Cabaret.