PHOTOS: American Idol judges -- then and now Cruz won Miss Teen USA in 2007 and has appeared in the TV movies PHOTOS: Can you believes these couples' age differences?
host and Cruz, 26, first met at Seacrest's star-studded 40th birthday bash in Napa, Calif., back in February.The pair got to know each other as they partied alongside Kim and Khloe Kardashian, Randy Jackson, and Paula Abdul.It’s a very difficult job, and I have a lot of respect for people who do it, because I did it for two or three years, off and on. Things make her very happy, very easily, which is great. About Kate O'Hare Social-media manager for Catholic production company Family Theater Productions; pop-culture addict; recovering entertainment journalist.Just because “American Idol” is happening doesn’t mean that life doesn’t go on for the contestants. It’s a great personality trait that I admire, and I would like to be more like her in that way. Her fiance is really cool, really nice guy, I’m happy for you. Pickler gained fame as a contestant on the fifth season of American Idol and finished in sixth place.
In 2006, she signed to 19 Recordings and BNA Records as a recording artist.In October 2012, she parted ways with her former record label and signed with Black River Entertainment.On May 21, 2013, Pickler and her partner, Derek Hough, were declared the winners of the sixteenth season of Dancing with the Stars. Katharine Mc Phee is dating her Scorpion costar Elyes Gabel behind the scenes, Us Weekly can exclusively confirm. PHOTOS: Love on set The intimacy continued when the new lovebirds were joined by the rest of their cast for a private premiere of the show at nightspot Warwick in Hollywood on Sept. Although they didn't arrive together, they "were inseparable and got cozy all night," an insider tells Us.PHOTOS: Costar couples Mc Phee, 30, and the British actor, 31, had eyes (and hands) only for each other when they were photographed kissing between takes on the L. Mc Phee let loose and danced around the club with her friends during commercial breaks too, the source adds. The alum went in for a peck on the cheek as she playfully grabbed Gabel's butt.