Sheremet, who was married to Rimes for 7 years before splitting in after the year-old "How Do I Live" singer had an affair with an also then-married Eddie Cibrian, is now telling all in a lengthy interview with Nat's Next Adventure. The former backup dancer talks in-depth about his marriage with the country superstar, specifically, when it all went wrong. Even before the affair, Sheremet says that there were a lot of "animosities that built up" between the two -- mainly because he claims he was also involved in every aspect of her career. There were things she couldn't do without me. She had her own phone but never used it. People would call me to get to her.
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From to , the dancer turned chef was married to two-time Grammy Award winner and country singer LeAnn Rimes. The final straw, of course, came when Sheremet learned that Rimes had been cheating on him with now-husband Eddie Cibrian on the set of the Lifetime movie Northern Lights. In his first extensive interview, Sheremet, 34, describes the demise of his first marriage and reveals how it was already falling apart long before Cibrian entered the picture. Sheremet was 20 and Rimes was 18 when they got married, and according to him, the singer's needs often came first. She was a superstar. I knew that one of us had to sacrifice something to have a healthy marriage.
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For those who don't have access to the internet or TV, here's a brief breakdown : Rimes was married to her then-husband Dean Sheremet, and Cibrian was married to his then-wife and mother of his two kids, Brandi Glanville. But when Rimes and Cibrian got reacquainted on the set of the made-for-TV film Northern Lights , they weren't going to let their relationship statuses stop them from having a very public and super messy affair. Two years after the film was released, they would leave their respective spouses in the dust and get married during a surprise ceremony at a California estate. Since the start, their relationship has been at the center of tabloid fodder, and some have even labeled them as one of the most-hated couple in Hollywood.
Dean dishes all the dirt! I was 20 [when we got married]. I was a professional dancer. She was a superstar.