Chaplin reached the top 10 contestants before being eliminated with Martha Nichols on July 20. Dmitry Chapin also was on a season of Dancing with the Stars, partnered up with Playboy Model Holly Madison, being eliminated on week 3 in a double elimination.
He was prominently featured in initial episodes, and though judges were impressed with his dance style, he was eliminated.They were runners-up to Donny Osmond and Kym Johnson.He recently competed on season 12 of Dancing with the Stars with supermodel Petra Němcová. Dances on "So you think you can dance" Hip-hop-"Hit the Floor" Twista (ft.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.Chaplin's dance style proved extremely popular with the audience, and other contestants sought his assistance in how to "dance masculine".