We have some sad news. Dancing With the Stars hottie Derek Hough may be off the market. It’s rumored that he’s dating Jessica Lee Keller. Read on for the facts on Keller and her relationship with Hough.
1. Keller Was First Identified as a “Mystery Brunette”
— ShareNtoo (@ShareNtoo) September 2, 2014
When Hough was first seen out with a woman said to be Keller, the two were spotted holding hands and no one seemed to know who Keller was, so she was dubbed a “mystery brunette.” The two were at the Made In America Festival in Los Angeles in late August when they were photographed in the above Twit pic. According to Daily Mail:
The 29-year-old dance pro and his new ladylove couldn’t stop smiling as they held hands and strolled around Grand Park.
I found another pic of Derek Hough with Jessica Lee Keller? pic.twitter.com/sz39Hl90tp
— Bucky Barnes. (@taylorbucky) September 1, 2014
Some fans say that it is not Keller in the above Twit pics. What do you think?
2. Keller and Hough Have Danced Together on Dancing With the Stars
For a Macy’s Stars of Dance routine in 2012, Hough danced with Keller and even teased her with a rose. Keller is a singer, dancer, and actor as well. Check out their performance together in the above clip.
3. Keller Is Most Known For Her Role in Teen Beach Movie
Disney’s Teen Beach Movie is Keller’s most well-known role. In fact, she’s currently filming the sequel. She’s also appeared in a ton of other projects like CSI: Crime Scene Investigation, The Master of Disguise, and Schooled.
4. Bethany Mota, Hough’s DWTS Partner, Is Single
According to reports, Hough’s dancing partner on DWTS is single, but Bethany Mota is a bit young for him since she’s just a teenager. Each season, fans push for dance couples on the show to become real couples and it’s actually happened for Hough in the past. He previously was in a relationship with former partner Shannon Elizabeth on the show. They even moved in together.
5. Hough Was Last Linked to Nikki Reed
Website: "Derek Hough is rumored to be having a little fling with actress Nikki Reed." pic.twitter.com/dbkdxpZVP6
— Domi (@RealLoveDE) July 20, 2014
Prior to Keller, Hough was romantically linked to his sister’s friend, actress Nikki Reed. The two reportedly hooked up in April 2014, just a month after she announced her split from husband Paul McDonald. Derek also dated Reed’s friend Nina Dobrev for about six weeks in Fall 2013.