After finalizing her divorce with third husband, Marc Anthony and recently parting ways with dancer-choreographer Casper Smart, Jennifer Lopez was seen together in a Connecticut nightclub with rumored new boyfriend Maksim Chmerkovskiy on Saturday, June 21.
They partied together after J-Lo’s concerts at Foxwoods Resort Casino in Mashantucket.
ccording to E! News, a source saw the “American Idol” judge and the “Dancing With The Stars” pro in the Shrine club’s VIP area. They were joined by J-Lo’s entourage and friends.
They were said to be celebrating a crew member’s birthdays and enjoying some Jameson Irish whiskey and Belvedere vodka.
The source further stated that the pair partied and “seemed really at ease together.”
The 44-year-old singer reportedly spent time with her mother and children, six-year-old twins Max and Emme, at the hotel pool before her show. She later had dinner with her crew and dancers at the hotel’s restaurant, Alta Strada, before hitting the club.
Lo met her alleged new boyfriend when they shared a stage (a tribute to Celia Cruz) at the 2013 American Music Awards in November. Another source said they kept in touch and remained friends.
he “I Luv Ya, Papi” singer,however, denied having a new boyfriend during a Twitter chat with Q92.9FM Pittsburgh and a fan. She wrote “No I’m not.” to the radio show’s speculations about her dating rumor with the DWTS pro. She included the hashtags #rumors and #nottrue, and even promoted her new album with #AKAinstoresJune17. She repeated her answer to a fan who asked for clarification.
! News also reported a different source saying that J-Lo and Chmerkosvskiy were just “just friends.”
hmerkosvskiy is close friends with DWTS pro dancer Tony Dovolani, who remained close with J-Lo’s best friend Leah Remini after being partnered together in season 17.
They’re all very friendly,” adds the source. “Who knows what could happen down the road?”