After bonding online after losing their respective spouses, “The Talk” co-host Amanda Kloots and “Bachelorette” former Michael Allio finally met in person for dinner on December 27.
The speech co-host Amanda kloots, 39, found a lifelong friend by The bachelorette Star Michel Allio, 36 years. Amanda has bonded closely with Michael online over the past year, after they connected because they were both widows. And much to the delight of fans, the couple finally decided to meet in person for dinner in their home state of Ohio, which Amanda documented on Instagram on December 27.
The photo of Amanda showed the couple all smiles as they pose together around food and drinks at the restaurant. She gently wrapped her arm around the single dad, who rested his hand lightly on Amanda’s. She captioned the snapshot, “I finally met this guy in person after being Instagram friends for a year !! Lots of fries, drinks, good chats and laughs! ” Some of their famous friends, including The single person Star Matt james and Dancing with the stars judge Carrie Ann Inaba, left heart emojis in the comments section of the post. One fan wrote, “I love this friendship” about Amanda and Michael, while another said, “The friendship we didn’t know we needed.
Amanda and Michael looked so happy to finally be together in person. Amanda, who lost her husband, Broadway star Nick cordero, to COVID-19 in July 2020, connected with Michael after watching his story unfold on Katie Thurston ‘s season of The bachelorette last summer. Michel’s wife Laura Ritter Allio passed away in 2019 after a 2 year battle with breast cancer, and he is raising their 5 year old son James alone. Michael ended up leaving the series of meetings in the last 4 games to go home with his son.
As for Amanda, she is holding out while taking care of her 2-year-old son. Elvis since Nick’s death. She appeared in the final season of Dancing with the stars and paid tribute to her late husband in numerous performances until the final, where she placed 4th.
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