Sasha Farber
Sasha Farber
Real Name/Full Name Alexander Farber
Nick Name/Celebrated Name: Sasha Farber
Birth Place: Moscow, Russian Soviet Federative Socialist Republic, USSR
Date Of Birth/Birthday: 9 May 1984
Age/How Old: 40 years old
Height/How Tall: In Centimetres – 170 cm
In Feet and Inches – 5′ 7″
Weight: In Kilograms – 69 Kg
In Pounds – 152 lbs
Eye Color: Hazel
Hair Color: Dark brown
Parents Name: Father – Michael Farber
Mother – Unknown
Siblings: Svetlana Shapshal
School: Unknown
College: Moriah College
Religion: Christian
Nationality: Australian-American
Zodiac Sign: Taurus
Gender: Male
Sexual Orientation: Straight
Marital Status: Married
Girlfriend: N/A
Wife/Spouse Name: Emma Slater
Kids/Children Name: No
Profession: Professional dancer/choreographer
Net Worth: $2 million
Last Updated: July 2024

Sasha Farber, born Alexander Farber, is a popular Australian American professional dancer and choreographer. He is mostly known for his appearance on Dancing with the Stars as a pro and troupe member. He began his career in the year 2000 and is still very active. He has participated in at least four seasons of the dance show which he has also partnered with Simone Biles, Terra Jole, Kim Fields, and Snooki.

Well, how well do you know about Sasha Farber? If not much, we have compiled all you need to know about Sasha Farber’s net worth in 2024, his age, height, weight, wife, kids, biography and complete details about his life. Well, if you’re all set, here is what we know about Sasha Farber to date.

Biography and Early Life

Sasha Farber was born on 9 May 1984 in Moscow, Russia. She is the daughter of Michael Farmer, but he has not disclosed the identity of his mother. He grew up together with his only sister, Svetlana Shapshal. His family relocated to Australia when he was two years old after the 1986 Chernobyl nuclear disaster.

Sasha had a great passion for becoming a dancer, and from a young age, he could dance. He began his professional dancing from the age of 13. He and his family are of Jewish descent.

Age, Height, Weight & Body Measurement

So, how old is Sasha Farber in 2024 and what is his height and weight? Well, Sasha Farber’s age is 40 years old as of today’s date 24th July 2024 having been born on 9 May 1984. Though, he is 5′ 7″ in feet and inches and 170 cm in Centimetres tall, he weighs about 152 lbs in Pound and 69 kg in Kilograms.


Sasha has not disclosed much information about his educational background and especially high school level. He graduated from Moriah College in Sydney. He was taught his ballroom dancing moves at Sydney studio which were run by Marta Kan, a fellow Russian immigrant.

Personal Life: Dating, Girlfriends, Wife, Kids

Sasha is married to Emma Slater. They have dated for years, and at some point, they broke but later reunited. Slater is a fellow dancer and a member of dancing with the Stars. They started dating in 2011 but ended their relationship in 2014. Sasha announced on his Instagram in December 2015 they had gotten back together. Farber proposed to his girlfriend on 4 October 2016 during a Dancing with the Stars performance, which they did together. The couple got married on 25 March 2018. They acquired their American citizenship in 2020.

Farber had also been in another relationship before he met Slater. He had a relationship with an Australian singer, Nikki Webster. They started dating in 2005, and after a few years, the couple parted ways in 2009.

Is Sasha Farber Gay?

No. Faber has a straightforward sexual orientation and is neither gay nor bisexual. He has never had such rumors in his entire life. He has had at least one relationship in the past before dating Emma Slater and finally marrying her.

Professional Career

Farber began dancing when he was 13 years old. He participated in the Australian Youth Latin Championships and won twice when he was 17 years. He later represented Australia in the World Latin Championships. In 2000, he was featured in the Sydney Olympic Games. He was also featured in the second season of dancing with the Stars. He was a cast member of the Broadway, Burn the Floor.

He became a troupe member of the dancing with the Stars in season fourteen. He was promoted to be a professional dancer in season 17, where he paired with Jersey Shore cast member Nicole “Snooki” Polizzi. However, the pair was eliminated after week seven, although they were highly praised by the judges and good scores. He was, however, placed in the troupe during the next season.

On 8 March 2016, he was announced pro for season 22. He paired with actress Kim Fields, but the couple was later eliminated on 2 May 2016. He returned in season 23, partnering with Little Women: LA STAR, Terra Jole. They were, however, eliminated on week 10 of the competition, placing 5th. For the first time, Farber reached the semi-finals. In season 24, he partnered with Simone Biles but was eliminated one week before the finals.

He returned in season 25 as a member of the troupe. In season 26, he appeared as a pro pairing with Tonya Harding. This time, he made it to the finals finishing third place. This was his first time to appear in the finale. In the next season, he paired with Mary Lou Retton, but the couple was eliminated on week six, placing 9th.

After doing the junior version of the show, he mentored Sophia Pippen, daughter to Scottie Pippen and Jake Montreal but left after week 3. He paired with Fifth Harmony singer Ally Brooke in season 28 and finished second place. He then partnered with Justina Machado from One Day at a Time and finished fourth.


Farber has been very successful in his career and has participated in various dancing competitions. Although he has not won all of them, he has at least something to show for his good performance.

Net Worth, Salary & Earnings of Sasha Farber in 2024

Sasha Farber Net Worth
Sasha Farber Net Worth

As of 2024, Farber has an estimated net worth of $2 million. He has accumulated his wealth entirely from his career as a dancer. He has participated in many dancing competitions and has been a member of Dancing with the Stars and has won severally.

Some Interesting Facts You Need To Know

  • He became a U.S. citizen in December 2020, along with his wife, Emma Slater.
  • He participated in the closing ceremony of the 2000 Sydney Olympic Games.

Sasha Farber has been one of the best dancers in dancing with the Stars Troupe. He has participated in many competitions, although he has not placed well in some of them. He has, however, been celebrated by fellow members for his good performance.


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