“They have been dating for a few months. She was introduced to him by mutual friends and they hit it off right away. Jenna really likes him and is very happy. She has completely moved on from her marriage and is happy to have met someone new. Steve treats her very well and is doing everything right. She’s hopeful about the future, but not getting too far ahead of herself,” a source told E! News.
The new couple were spotted acting lovey-dovey at “Shark Tank” alum Melissa Carbone’s Los Angeles Haunted Hayride.
Here are 5 things to know about Dewan’s new boyfriend Steve.
1. He’s a Broadway star and Tony-award winner
As mentioned before, Steve is a Tony-award winner, who won the coveted Broadway award in 2012 for Best Performance by a Leading Actor in a Musical for his role in “Once”. The musical bagged several other awards at the ceremony including Best Musical, Best Book of a Musical, Best Actress in a Musical, and more. Steve also won a Grammy in 2013 for the soundtrack.
2. He has roles in several big TV shows
The 42-year-old Kentucky-born actor has roles in several TV series including “Shameless”, “Nashville”, “Legends”, “NCIS”, and “CSI”. Steve also featured in Christina Perri’s song “A Thousand Years, Pt. 2,” which appears on “The Twilight Saga: Breaking Dawn – Part 2 (Original Motion Picture Soundtrack)”.
3. He is an animal lover
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if you check out his Instagram posts, you can see that Steve is a huge dog lover as his Instagram is filled with photos of his dogs Stella and Violet. “I know that all I post are pictures of my dogs. I am okay with this fact,” he captioned one of the his photos.
4. He previously dated Christina Perri & Megan Hilty
During his collaboration with Christina Perri on “Twilight” soundtrack, Steve has dated the 32-year-old singer-songwriter briefly. However, prior to that, he was in a 6-year relationship with “Smash” actress Megan Hilty.
5. He’s very fit
Other than posting photos of his dogs, Steve often shares his moments of his working out and doing outdoor sports such as boxing and hiking. It seems that he often bring his dogs out when he goes hiking.