July 30, 2015 | Updated at 11:58 PM EDT The Latest Entertainment & Celebrity News

Carrie Ann Inaba Ends Engagement to Jesse Sloan Despite Romantic Proposal on Live TV

"Dancing with the Stars" judge Carrie Ann Inaba has ended her engagement to fiance Jesse Sloan, her representative has confirmed.

By Sally Garcia, EnStars on Sep 11, 2012 10:34 PM EDT
facebook tweet this pin it plus
Sign Up for Newsletter
  • Carrie Ann Inaba
  • Carrie Ann Inaba (Photo : ABC Handout)

"Dancing with the Stars" judge Carrie Ann Inaba has ended her engagement to fiance Jesse Sloan, her representative has confirmed.

Inaba and Sloan, who is an accountant, ended their more than one year engagement this summer, according to the rep.

"They decided early in the summer to break off their engagement and have remained friends," a rep for the reality TV judge told Access Hollywood.


Sloan famously proposed to Inaba in March 2011 on "Live! With Regis and Kelly" when Inaba was co-hosting the show.

With the help of Regis and the staff in the studio Sloan surprised Inaba, coming on stage with violinists and an engagement ring. He kneeled and took Inaba's hand as she seemed in complete shock.

"I've struggled to find the words to express what you mean to me. You're an inspiration, you're beautiful, you're wonderful, you're everything to me. Will you marry me?" Sloan told Inaba as she cried.

"Yes I will marry you," she replied excitedly. A video of the proposal has been posted on YouTube and is one of the most popular searches for Inaba. 

The couple met on the dating site eHarmony.

Inaba will return to TV on September 24 with "Dancing with the Stars: All Stars"; the first ever all-star cast made up of past "DWTS" contestants and winners.

The stars will return for another shot at the coveted mirror-ball trophy and those battling it out will include Bristol Palin, Drew Lachey, Shawn Johnson and Joey Fatone. Palin, Emmitt Smith and Kristie Alley will be pairing up with their original professional dancing partners. Cheryl Burke has won two "DWTS" trophies and three of her past partners will be competing in the new season.

© 2015 Enstarz, All rights reserved. Do not reproduce without permission.

facebook tweet this pin it plus
Contribute to this Story send us a tip send us a tip send us a tip
Sign Up for Newsletters

Around The Web

  • SEARCH ENSTARS

Big Brother 17

'Big Brother 17's Jason Finally Starts Campaigning To Stay, But Is It Too Late?

Will Jason be able to squeak out of being evicted this week?

The Duggar Family

Is The Duggar Family Going Broke?

Is The Duggar family at risk of losing it all?

Bobbi Kristina Brown

Bobbi Kristina Brown's Friend Calls Out Her Family For 'Planning For Her Death'

A friend of Bobbi Kristina Brown has turned the tables on her family and suggested revealed what she said is the truth behind what happened leading up to Bobbi Kristina's death.

Draya Michele

Shaunie O'Neal, Evelyn Lozada & Tami Roman Might Be Anti Draya Michele On New 'BBWLA'

The ladies of 'Basketball Wives LA' have their differences this season but one thing they can agree on is they're not fans of Draya Michele's new attitude.

Chad tries his best to tell Abigail how he feels about her on the July 29, 2015 episode of 'Days of Our Lives'

Chad Finally Admits The Truth About His Feelings To Abigail On 'Days of Our Lives'

His confession could send the pregnant woman into a daze as she tries figuring out who she really wants to be with

Ashlyn Pearce

Ashlyn Pearce Speaks Out About Aly's Shocking Death On 'The Bold and the Beautiful'

The actress took to social media to address the trn of events and thank fans for their support.

WWE Raw

Monday Night 'Raw' LIVE STREAM Free: Watch WWE Wrestling 2015 Online @ 8 pm ET

Catch Brock Lessner and the Undertaker live online

Future and Ciara

Future Just Can't Stop Talking About His Ex In Interviews

Future admits to feeling 'embarrassed' for his ex-fiance Ciara.

The cast of 'Days of Our Lives' posing at the 42nd Annual Daytime Emmy Awards

Is 'Days of Our Lives' No Longer In Jeopardy Of Being Canceled?

The show has seen a spike in viewership.

Adiz 'Bambi' Benson

Bambi Gets Way Too Close To Another Man On 'LHHATL' Amid Lil Scrappy Drama

Bambi might have found comfort with an aspiring rapper as she and Lil Scrappy face challenges in their relationship on 'Love & Hip Hop Atlanta.'

Draya Michele & Orlando Scandrick

Draya Michele Rocks Engagement Ring After Split With Orlando Scandrick

Draya Michele proudly wore what looks like her engagement ring after she and Dallas Cowboys star Orlando Scandrick battled it out on social media following their split.

Kandi Burruss

Kandi Burruss Reveals Due Date, Fans Will See Pregnancy Journey On 'RHOA'

Kandi Burruss spills the beans on details of her pregnancy and what fans can expect to see from her on the new season of Bravo's 'The Real Housewives Of Atlanta'

Cecil the Lion

The Internet Is Pissed At An American Dentist Who Killed Cecil The Lion

After Walter Palmer was outed by the media, people took to social media to express outrage at him.

Witches Of East End

'Witches Of East End' Petition Is Still Gaining Signatures

It's been months since the cancellation of 'Witches of East End' was announced, but the petition to help bring it back is (surprisingly) still open.

Latest News

Outlander

Jamie Is 'Not Relishing' Paris On 'Outlander', Sam Heughan Teases Taking Off The Mask

The Highlander will not be particularly thrilled with his task to change history

Cassandra Clare

How Different Is 'Shadowhunters' From 'The Mortal Instrument' Movie? Cassandra Clare Explain

The author of the novle dishes on sexy new direction, edgier storyline

Supernatural

Misha Collins Speaks Out On Charlie's Death, LGBT & Female Representation In 'Supernatural'

Collins explains why death is necessary and why the drama doesn't have as many woman as viewers may like

NCIS LA

'NCIS: LA' Episode Title Swapped, Dave Kalstein Announces New Name For Episode 2

The second episode to film will no longer be called "Aegis"

marqeaux simms

Watch Our Video Q&A With Margaeux Simms From 'LHHATL'

We sat down with Margaeux Simms from VH1's 'Love And Hip Hop Atlanta' and the cameras were rolling!

Constance Zimmer

Coulson Has A New Nemesis On 'Agents Of SHIELD'; Who Will Constance Zimmer Play?

Someone else will be hunting down Inhumans this fall

Shirtless Guy Listening To Music Outside

Which Tune Should Be Crowned The Song Of Summer 2015?

There's only one month left to go in 2015's summer and we want to know what tune you think is the song of the summer.

Ray Tensing

The Video Of Samuel DuBose's Murder By A Cop Goes Viral

Former Police Officer Ray Tensing was indicted on a murder charge after his body camera video was released, revealing the true event

kale

A New Report Says That Kale May Not Be That Healthy For You

It seems like the leafy vegetable that EVERYONE is obsessed with may do your body more harm than good.

Real Time Analytics