Elizabeth, Hough part waysAugust 10th, 2009 - 6:18 pm ICT by IBNS
Aug 10 (IBNS) Shannon Elizabeth and Derek Hough have parted ways with each other, thanks to Twitter for conveying this.
The couple met on Dancing With the Stars and have been dating for a year.
They posted each other in matching Twitter messages: Hi everyone, we wanted you all to know directly from us, that Shannon & I have decided to end our relationship as boyfriend & girlfriend….However, we love and care about each other very much and will remain friends and in each others lives.
A few hours later, the 35-year-old actress - who began a relationship with the professional dancer during the hit show’s sixth season — thanked fans for their understanding.
Elizabeth said: Thank you everyone for all your sweet words & encouragement -it really means a lot to me!
Shannon Elizabeth (born September 7, 1973) is an American actress and former fashion model. Elizabeth came to prominence in the 1999 comedy film American Pie.
Born Shannon Elizabeth Fadal, Elizabeth’s father is Syrian and her mother is of Irish, English, German and Cherokee ancestry. She was born in Houston, Texas and raised in Waco, Texas.
Derek Hough (pronounced huff) (born May 17, 1985) is an American dancer and choreographer. A former world champion in Latin American Dance, he appeared on the fifth season of the ABC television series, Dancing with the Stars with actress Jennie Garth (earning fourth place in the competition), and was eliminated during the seventh Week of the sixth season, earning sixth place with actress Shannon Elizabeth.
- Cheryl Cole's 'comforter' Derek Hough 'has a girlfriend' - Feb 28, 2010
- Derek Hough Leaving "Dancing With The Stars" - Feb 01, 2011
- Cheryl Cole And Derek Hough's Lip Lock Explains Everything - Jan 03, 2011
- Meet the Playboy babe who broke Cheryl Cole's new lover's heart - Aug 29, 2010
- Lauren Conrad dating Derek Hough? - Oct 02, 2011
- Derek Hough, Cheryl Cole romance rumours false, says close pal - Sep 21, 2010
- Tattered Lindsay Lohan May Participate In The Forthcoming Chapter Of DWTS - Aug 25, 2010
- Cheryl Cole, Derek Hough 'really are a hot item' - Jan 03, 2011
- Scherzinger flaunts Dancing With The Stars trophy in NY parade - May 27, 2010
- Cheryl Tweedy says boyfriend Derek Hough saved her life - Aug 02, 2010
- Cheryl Cole's 'lover' Derek Hough to make a movie - Feb 01, 2011
- Is Lindsay Lohan going to star on DWTS? - Aug 25, 2010
- DWTS Results: Jennifer Grey And Derek Hough Bag The Mirrorball Trophy - Nov 24, 2010
- Derek Hough Says Shannon Elizabeth Still His "Girl" - Sep 23, 2009
- Jennifer Grey Crowned As "Dancing With The Stars" Winner - Nov 24, 2010
Tags: abc television, american actress, american dancer, cherokee ancestry, comedy film, dancing with the stars, derek hough, fashion model, fifth season, ibns, irish english, jennie garth, latin american dance, professional dancer, shannon elizabeth fadal, sixth season, sweet words, waco texas, words encouragement, world champion