A source tells Us that the American Idol host and Cruz, 26, first met at Seacrest’s star-studded 40th birthday bash in Napa, Calif., back in February. The pair got to know each other as they partied alongside Kim and Khloe Kardashian, Randy Jackson, and Paula Abdul.
Cruz won Miss Teen USA in 2007 and has appeared in the TV movies Beautiful & Twisted and Sand Sharks. She and the Keeping Up With the Kardashians executive producer were spotted on a dinner date at West Hollywood’s Il Piccolino on May 10.
Seacrest was most recently linked to model Renee Hall in March. “They had fun, it didn’t last long,” a second insider notes. He also dated model Shayna Taylor, and split from Julianne Hough in March 2013 after two years of dating due to his hectic work schedule.
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