06:30 PM EDT 07/16/2015
Originally posted 04/23/2015 02:30PM
In her book Going Off Script, Giuliana Rancic accuses Jerry O'Connell, whom she dated from 2003-04, of cheating on her with Geri Halliwell. "I was being two-timed for one of the lesser Spices?" she wrote, incredulous, adding that when she confronted him, "He had as much emotion as the customer-service representative who tells you your bags missed the flight."
Fighting words, to be sure, and the actor has finally responded to the claims that made waves at the beginning of this month when Rancic, 40, was heavily promoting her book.
Appearing on Watch What Happens Live on Thursday, O'Connell, 41, gave a terse response to a question about the accusations: "For those who don't know," he said, "Giuliana Rancic is a personality … and she wrote a book and we dated and then we didn't date and, um, I was in the book."
Originally posted 04/23/2015 07:20AM
Appearing on Wednesday as a guest on Bravo's Watch What Happens Live, Jerry O'Connell shared the story of how he had to tell his daughters that their mother was once married to Uncle Jesse from Full House.
The show's other guest was Full House star Lori Loughlin, and host Andy Cohen couldn't resist bringing up his guests' shared connection with John Stamos: Loughlin's character was married to Stamos' on the show, and in real life, O'Connell's wife Rebecca Romijn was previously married to Stamos.
Originally posted 12/07/2014 02:00PM
The couple has delved into the wine business – and are pleasantly surprised with the results
Originally posted 11/25/2014 08:25AM
In their house, there's a clear divide between who will be cooking the feast and who will just be eating it
Originally posted 09/06/2014 11:25AM
From Kelly Ripa's kids to Rebecca Romijn's twin girls, see the cutest photos from their first day back
Originally posted 12/16/2013 11:35AM
Wonder how many takes Rebecca Romijn and Jerry O'Connell's family photo required?
In a week that saw a holiday homage to awkward family photos – from Kelly Clarkson's kooky Christmas card to Mena Suvari's purr-fect picture – the actors went a bit more old-school (and comfortable) with their card.
"Happy Holidays from all nine of us!!" Romijn, 40, wrote alongside a Twitter pic of her big family, all of whom – from the couple's twin girls Dolly and Charlie to their three dogs and two cats – were clad in bright green Christmas pajamas decorated with snowmen and pine trees.
Originally posted 11/01/2013 11:30AM
Having a birthday that falls between Christmas and New Year’s can be tough, the actress tells PEOPLE
Originally posted 07/30/2013 02:30PM
Jerry O'Connell says he got "a little bit of a surprise" when he arrived on the set of his new sitcom, We Are Men, and took a look at his wardrobe – a collection of Speedos.
"It is probably the most nerve-wracking job for me to put those on every morning," O'Connell, 39, said at the 2013 CBS Summer TCA Press Tour, admitting that it's a turnaround from being known "as the fat kid from Stand By Me."
But the actor, whose show debuts Sept. 30 on CBS, says putting on the skimpy swimwear "is something that I have embraced. I have joined a gym. I have started drinking light beer. It is just something I am going to have to deal with in this role."
Originally posted 07/22/2013 11:45AM
"I saw a physical altercation. It was crazy," the actor quips to PEOPLE
Originally posted 07/02/2013 09:15AM
"That's what real life is. Once you start paying somebody else to do the grunt work, who are you?" the King & Maxwell star says
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