It was like a simple dinner and then we left.” Shaun also caught up with “DWTS” contestant Chris Jericho on Monday, who helped the duo meet.“I know [Idol’s] James Durbin and I was visiting during rehearsal and she walked by and said, ‘Hi.’ She said, ‘I wish Mark Ballas was here I like him,’ I said, ‘Oh,’ went back and asked Mark if he had a girlfriend he said, ‘No.’ I called James, she got his number and I got the number and gave it to him,” Chris explained., describing how he took inspiration for the romantic proposal – which happened the day before Thanksgiving! I’ve been on stages my whole life, and when she walked in the room I was thought, ‘Whoa, here we go.’ So we kind of just held each other for a minute, and then I did the [one-knee] drop, I popped the question, she said yes.
“It’s not like I was out looking for a date for Mark.” As previously reported on that Mark and Pia enjoyed a night out together last week, dining at Gulfstream restaurant in Century City, Calif.On Monday, Pia kept mum on the details of her date with Mark, saying, “He’s a really, really sweet guy.Pia will sing while Mark dances with pro Karina Smirnoff.What explains the unexpected alliance between "Idol" and a show that's long been perceived as its rival?To honor the impact reality TV has had on our culture, we’re sharing our list of 50 of the most memorable LGBT reality stars.
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Shaun Robinson caught up with Mark after Monday’s show, where the ballroom hunk dished details on his recent night out with he 22-year-old big-voiced brunette. “I watch ‘American Idol,’ always have, she was my favorite, she was my pick to win and I actually voted too, because I know what it’s like when you don’t vote, you get eliminated.” Mark said he was sad to see his “Idol” pick sent packing from the FOX reality competition that films next to his ABC reality competition in Los Angeles.
“We kind of we went out with a group and it was a few of us there…
There were quite a few people there—it was a group... I think I can do better."And our girl Kendra Wilkinson-Baskett confessed, "I feel like I could have done better.