09:27 AM EDT 05/15/2013
Originally posted 10/12/2012 06:15PM
It seemed like true love when Emily Maynard and Jef Holm got engaged on the season finale of The Bachelorette in July. But have they called it quits?
Multiple reports claim the reality lovebirds have split up.
A source tells PEOPLE the couple have drastically cut back on the amount of time they've been spending together recently. On Sunday, they were spotted at an event together, but, says the source, have otherwise barely seen each other.
The couple have not responded to PEOPLE's request for comment.
Originally posted 10/05/2012 06:00AM
Dancing – and gaming? – with the stars?
Bristol Palin, Gilles Marini, Karina Smirnoff, Jef Holm, Holly Madison and more celebrated the launch of Ubisoft's Just Dance 4 at Lexington Social House in Hollywood on Tuesday.
Fresh off the set of Dancing with the Stars , Marini challenged fellow all-stars contestant Palin to a dance off, but she refused.
"No! He'll beat me! Gilles has the best moves!" she said.
Bachelorette winner Holm was more than up for a challenge! He took on both DWTS' Karina Smirnoff and Pretty Little Liars star Ashley Benson.
Although he attended the event without fiancé Emily Maynard, he assured everyone their relationship remains strong despite breakup rumors.
"Jef said he and Emily are extremely happy and the rumors are false," an onlooker said.
A pregnant Madison also got in on the fun and was overheard talking about possible baby names.
"The names she and boyfriend Pasquale Rotella are debating are definitely unconventional," a source says. "But they're straying away from anything trendy or common most people would choose."
– Melody Chiu
Originally posted 09/29/2012 06:30PM
Sean Lowe fell short in winning Emily Maynard's affections on The Bachelorette.
But he's no longer brokenhearted; he's ready for love on The Bachelor on ABC.
Here are five things to know about the 28-year-old beefy, Dallas-based insurance agent.:
Originally posted 09/25/2012 03:30PM
Who says the final two can't enjoy a little Dancing?
Jef Holm and Arie Luyendyk, who both vied for Emily Maynard's heart in the most recent season of The Bachelorette, were spotted together at Monday's Dancing with the Stars premiere.
The pair sat side by side for the big show and snapped photos after with all-star contestants and pro dancers, including Kirstie Alley and Kym Johnson.
Arie, who lost out to Jef in the finale, told PEOPLE at the post-premiere party at Mixology 101 at The Grove that he came into town to support fellow racecar driver and defending Dancing champ Hélio Castroneves.
Originally posted 08/24/2012 07:00AM
One day after denying tabloid reports claiming Bachelorette star Emily Maynard had betrayed fiancé Jef Holm, the couple were hurt – but not surprised – to discover the allegations were made by Holm's own brother, Mike Holm.
"My family all says they are shocked, and obviously I'm shocked," Jef tells PEOPLE exclusively about Mike, who vacationed with the Holms family, Maynard and Maynard's 7-year-old daughter Ricki in Myrtle Beach, S.C., last weekend. "But if everybody knew the history he had with our family, no one would be surprised."
Originally posted 08/22/2012 04:30PM
It's been one month since Charlotte, N.C., mom Emily Maynard accepted Utah-based entrepreneur Jef Holm's marriage proposal on the season finale of The Bachelorette. Now they're back in the news thanks to tabloid reports claiming Maynard betrayed her fiancé.
"It's one hundred percent not true," Maynard tells PEOPLE exclusively of the cheating accusations.
According to reports, the couple had a blowout fight while vacationing with Holm's family and Maynard's 7-year-old daughter Ricki in Myrtle Beach, S.C., last weekend.
"It's funny to me," Holm tells PEOPLE. "We were in a gated community in a private home with just my brothers and sisters. It's just bogus a 'source' would [say] we were fighting. None of that is true."
Originally posted 08/13/2012 06:00AM
It was yet another happy-go-lucky outing for reality star Emily Maynard and her Bachelorette-winning fiancé, Jef Holm.
Heading into Malibu, Calif., boutique, Sofia Bananabeat , the newly engaged pair "was super nice and laidback," an onlooker tells PEOPLE. "They [seemed to be] having fun just trying on clothes and hanging out."
At one point, a young girl recognized the duo.
"The little girl told Emily how much she loved her," says the source, adding, "They were so down to earth and took several photos with the young fan."
– Jennifer Garcia
Originally posted 08/07/2012 09:10AM
The Bachelor can claim another successful match!
Producers Cassie Lambert and Pete Scalettar, who met while working on ABC's hit dating show, tied the knot in Malibu on Saturday – and host Chris Harrison married them.
"It might be a new job for me," Harrison said of getting ordained to officiate the couple's wedding. "They asked me in Prague this season [of The Bachelorette] when we were there if I would do it for them. ... I love them to death and I've seen then grow as a couple and I love them as a couple and as individuals."
Originally posted 08/04/2012 02:00PM
Just days after The Bachelorette fans saw Emily Maynard accept Utah entrepreneur Jef Holm's heartfelt proposal on the season finale, the happy couple boarded a plane to visit several villages in Ghana, where his company, People Water, funded well projects.
"Emily and I spent a week visiting different villages around Ghana that have recently received fresh water wells," Holm told PEOPLE upon the couple's return to the U.S. on Friday. "We typically visited two villages a day and spent some time interacting with the villagers."
Through Holm's company's partnership with Generosity Water, the well projects, Holm explains, have been underway since 2010.
Originally posted 07/30/2012 05:25PM
Bachelorette star Emily Maynard and her fiancé, Jef Holm, continued to make their love known during a recent celebration for the reality winner's 28th birthday.
Hosting a party for friends at New York City's Dream Downtown Hotel, Holm and Maynard "were often seen holding hands under the table," an onlooker tells PEOPLE. "Every time Emily got up from the table, Jef stood up. And every time she came back to the table, he would pull her chair out for her like a real gentleman."
The guests – who drank champagne and cocktails and dined on burgers, salmon and seafood at the hotel's Marble Lane restaurant – made their way to the venue's rooftop lounge after dinner, where, the source adds, Holm looked "shocked and embarrassed, but loved the attention" after being surprised with a birthday cake.
According to the source, the gang partied until 3 a.m.
– Paul Chi
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