Multiple sources are now telling RumorFix that Emily Maynard and Jef Holm broke up last week, but they have been restricted from confirming the worst kept secret in Hollywood.
A source familiar with their Bachelorette contract reveals that news of their breakup must be approved by ABC first.
We are told that since Courtney Robertson and Ben Flajnik just split, ABC wants to wait a while before announcing another breakup. “it’s no secret the success rate of the show is horrible,” our insider says, “They are trying to do some damage control.”
A source close to the couple says Jef never got over Emily swapping texts with Oakland Raiders quarterback Matt Leinart and now Jef has begun talking to his ex-girlfriend again.