They dated from April 2010 to March 2013 before splitting up because of their busy work schedules.
Now Ryan Seacrest has congratulated his ex, Julianne Hough, on her dream wedding to pro ice hockey player Brooks Laich near Coeur d’Alene, Idaho, on Saturday.
The 42-year-old chatted about the nuptials on ABC’s Live With Kelly And Ryan on Monday morning, gushing: ‘She looks stunning.’
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Headline news: Ryan Seacrest offered his congratulation to old flame Julianne Hough on her weekend wedding to Brooks Laich on Live! With Kelly And Ryan
Kelly Ripa rifled through a few newspaper clipping before fishing out one from The New York Post.
The co-host read it and held it up for the cameras to see.
Calling the 26-year-old Dancing With The Stars judge ‘super talented,’ Ryan said ‘Congratulations, Julianne.’
The celebrity said he knew Julianne’s family and described them as ‘terrific people.’
Chilled about the nuptials: Kelly Ripa rifled through a few newspaper clipping before fishing out one from The New York Post. The co-host read it and held it up for the cameras to see
Very complimentary: The 42-year-old, who is presently dating Shayna Taylor, said of Julianne, ‘She looks stunning’
The audience laughed when Kelly stuttered nervously about the fact that he and Julianne were once an item.
Ryan shrugged it off saying: ‘We dated years ago and remain friends.’
That wasn’t quite enough information for Kelly, who continued: ‘It’s gotta be weird if an ex gets married, right?’
Ripped from the headlines: How The New York Post described the wedding
Hee’s the question: ‘It’s gotta be weird when an ex gets married,’ Kelly asked: ‘No,’ Ryan replied as the audience laughed. ‘I’ve got several exes who have gotten married’
Their special day: Julianne and Brooks tied the knot at a dream outdoor wedding in the countryside near Coeur d’Alene, Idaho, on Saturday
‘No,’ said Ryan, who’s presently with Shayna Taylor. ‘I’ve got several exes who have gotten married.’
Meanwhile, the pair pointed out that there were ‘duel Dancing With The Stars weddings’ over the weekend.
Pro dancers Maksim Chmerkovskiy and Peta Murgatroyd tied the knot at Oheka Castle in Huntington, New York.
Old love: Ryan and Julianne at the Primetime Emmy Awards in Los Angeles in September 22. They were an item from April 2010 to March 2013
Another DWTS wedding: Pro dancers Maksim Chmerkovskiy and Peta Murgatroyd tied the knot at Oheka Castle in Huntington, New York, at the weekend