Sean Lowe boarded an LA flight on April 25 for a quick public appearance in North Carolina, but the woman by his side was not fiancée Catherine Giudici, who won his hand on The Bachelor.
Life & Style has learned that Sean’s Dancing With the Stars partner, Peta Murgatroyd, was his travel companion for the cross-country trip. “It was his dance partner from the show,” an eyewitnes says, referring to blond bombshell Peta. “I couldn’t believe my eyes.”
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While Sean tells Life & Style that Peta went along on the trip so that the two could squeeze in more rehearsal time, others aren’t so sure. “They have this amazing energy,” a friend of Peta’s exclusively tells Life & Style.
Life & Style previously reported Sean’s vow of celibacy didn’t last long after Bachelor insiders confirmed that that he and Catherine have had ongoing premarital affairs since the night he proposed in Thailand.
And as Sean spends more time with Peta — inside and outside of the dance studio — speculation grows over the state of their relationship. A DWTS source tells Life & Style that Sean even calls Peta “Babe” in public.
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“I think he’s very sexy,” Peta recently told Life & Style. “We have the perfect relationship. We look like a great couple together — Ken and Barbie!”
Catherine, who moved from Seattle to Hollywood after The Bachelor finale to follow Sean, seems to be very much aware of her fiancé’s behavior. A Bachelor insider explains, “Catherine is jealous” of the growing relationship between them. “She had to compete for Sean’s time and affection on the show, and now she has to do it again with Peta.”
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