But their romance has failed to last the distance - despite Smirnoff insisting just a month ago that they were "still going strong".Smirnoff revealed the news of the split to the Pop Wrap blog, saying, "He’s a great guy, I think the world of him, he’s is wonderful man, he’s a great aspect of the entertainment industry but we’re both concentrating on our own careers right now.
Lopez’s personal rep, Lisa Perkins, says, “It’s my policy to not comment on my client’s personal life.” Smirnoff, who is now competing on Dancing’s sixth season with R&B star Mario, has been spotted recently with E! The two were seen dancing and canoodling at a recent event at Hollywood eatery Beso.
Dancing with the Stars professional Karina Smirnoff and her former partner, Mario Lopez, are still an official item.
The latter may soon be appearing on Broadway in A Chorus Line.
"The second one — that's when it gets real," the 41-year-old, who's teamed up with avocado brand Avocados From Mexico to create guacamole recipes, confessed.
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"Dancing With The Stars" pro Karina Smirnoff changes fiances as often as she changes dance partners -- partly because dancers lead sexually charged lives ... Sources close to Jason Adelman -- who announced he and Karina were engaged in January -- say he called things off because she has "different family values." We're told he's not accusing her of cheating, but he was uncomfortable with the way she acted around other men ... It's not like this was any long term engagement -- he just popped the question in January ...