“Keo’s hanging in there,” the insider provides. “He’s getting lots of help from pals, and naturally, Chrishell. They’re just about inseparable and spend lots of time collectively.”
The Dancing With the Stars professional, 31, revealed that his mother had passed away on January 6, posting an emotional tribute to the “queen of my coronary heart.” As he continues to mourn, Stause, 39, has been his “rock.”
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“She’s at all times leaned on him for help along with her divorce and now he’s leaning on her for help,” the supply explains. “She was in a position to relate to his current loss as a result of she misplaced each of her dad and mom to most cancers, so she fully sympathizes with what Keo’s going by way of. She’s completely there for him one hundred pc. … They actually do have an ideal relationship.”
Stause made her relationship with the South Africa native Instagram official final month, simply over one yr after her November 2019 split from Justin Hartley made headlines. Her father, Jeff, died of lung most cancers in April 2019 and her mom, Ranae, succumbed to the identical illness in July 2020. Despite the ups and downs she’s faced in her private life, the Promoting Sundown star’s romance with Motsepe has “blossomed fairly rapidly.”
“Their relationship has grown lots additional than the place it was a number of months in the past,” the supply tells Us, noting that the Kentucky native “clearly has robust emotions” for her new man. “Keo worships the bottom she walks on — he’s so wrapped round her finger!”
The lovebirds just lately went on a romantic journey to Mexico with Gleb Savchenko, who danced with Stause on season 29 of DWTS, and his new girlfriend, Cassie Scerbo. Weeks earlier than the couple’s getaway, Savchenko, 37, break up from estranged spouse Elena Somadanova after 14 years of marriage. Following information of his divorce, the Russian dancer and Stause had been rumored to have had an affair, however both denied the allegations. Scerbo, 30, just lately gushed over the previous cleaning soap star and Motsepe, telling Us that she’s “really happy” for them both.
“They’re superb. Each of them,” the Sharknado star stated earlier this month. “They’re each fantastic folks. Completely, like, actually not one damaging factor to say, simply a lot enjoyable. So simply fantastic, nice power.”
After spending time with Savchenko and Scerbo in Mexico, Stause brought her beau home for the holidays to fulfill her household. Lower than three weeks later, Us completely confirmed that the Netflix star and Hartley, 43, finalized their divorce in a “confidential settlement.” On the time, an insider revealed that “Chrishell has moved on along with her life [and] is trying ahead to new beginnings” with Motsepe.
With reporting by Diana Cooper
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