Steve Kazee is having a fairly nice finish of the 12 months.
ET’s Lauren Zima spoke to the Tony Award-winning actor on Thursday about starring in Love Actually Live for Los Angeles’ “For the Record” collection, and he adorably blushed when requested about his girlfriend, Jenna Dewan. News broke in October that Dewan was relationship Kazee after her break up from Channing Tatum. Since then, the 2 have been snapped displaying PDA on a number of events, and he hasn’t been shy about sending her flirty social media messages.
Kazee performed coy when requested about Dewan, however clearly appeared over the moon about his new flame.
“I’m very happy at the moment, it’s a good holiday right now,” he stated. “It’s a good Christmas this year.”
“You know, it’s a very good holiday this year,” he continued to slyly be aware. “I’ve had my birthday — Oct. 30 — so I get sort of Halloween, Thanksgiving, Christmas, it’s been perfect this year and that’s all I can say.”
As for Dewan telling ET final month that she was “very happy” after their romance went public, Kazee commented, “Well, she’s a very happy person in general, I think … I can’t take any credit.”
Kazee is taking part in Colin Firth’s character from the beloved 2003 movie in Love Actually Live, a author named Jamie who falls in love along with his Portuguese housekeeper regardless of each of them not understanding one another’s languages.
“At first I thought it was Liam Neeson because in my brain I thought I’m cool like Liam Neeson, and then they were like, ‘No, we need you to be more relatable like Colin Firth,’ and I was like, ‘Ah, all right,'” he joked.
He additionally talked about what audiences can anticipate from the present, which is taking part in now by means of Dec. 31 on the Wallis Annenberg Center for the Performing Arts.
“Basically it is the film, it’s like seeing the movie in the theater, and then we as actors are intertwined in between the scenes to sing songs from the soundtrack,” Kazee defined of the onstage adaptation. “So, it’s really a unique experience in that way. When you come out you’re gonna be, like, going to the theater to see the movie but then the movie becomes a 3D experience where the actors sort of step out onto the stage and perform numbers.”
As for if Dewan will probably be in attendance for one of many exhibits, he teased, “She may be, I don’t know … we’ll have to see.”
On Monday, Kazee shared cute photograph sales space footage he took with Dewan on Instagram, and sweetly wished her a glad 38th birthday.
“Happy birthday Jenna! Somehow it feels like my birthday over and over again because I keep getting the gift of you every day,” he wrote.
As for Dewan, she just lately opened up about her break up from Tatum, and stated she nonetheless believes in love. Tatum has additionally moved on romantically and is at present relationship British singer Jessie J.
“I do believe in love still, but I also believe it begins with really digging deep and learning how to love yourself,” she instructed Cosmopolitan. “And then I think you sort of transmute that out to attract the right partner. I think that people who are meant to be sort of find each other.”
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