“Selling Sunset” debutant Emma Hernan has broken off her engagement to the “mystery ex” she shares with co-star Christine Quinn because they “fell apart,” Page Six has learned.
“There was no drama,” a representative of the 30-year-old founder of Emma-Leigh & Co. told us on Monday. “It just wasn’t a good choice, but they’ve been friends ever since. “
Page Six also confirmed on Monday that Hernan and Quinn’s ex is Peter Cornell, real estate agent and director of the Sports and Entertainment division of the Oppenheim Group.
A separate source speculated that Hernan and Cornell may be dating again, as the exes were recently spotted having brunch together in West Hollywood, Calif., And also took a group trip to Las Vegas. together.
“The trip to Vegas was a work trip,” said Hernan’s rep. “The whole office was there, so they’re not dating.”
“They are still friends,” reiterated the publicist. “They share a lot of time together and there is no hostility.”
The representative also confirmed that the real estate agent was still in the market and “not dating anyone.”
Hernan and Cornell got engaged in 2017, but we’re told Hernan canceled in 2018.
Even though it’s apparently been years since he’s dated Hernan or Quinn, Cornell is at the center of a major storyline in Season 4 of “Selling Sunset”.
Quinn, 33, claims throughout the season that Cornell – whose name is never actually mentioned on the show – cheated on her with Hernan. However, Hernan maintains this season that her ex-fiance was single when they first met.
“I was leaving the gym with who I thought was my boyfriend and she stopped with her friend and was like, ‘Who the fuck is that?’ and started yelling ‘This is my boyfriend’, ”Hernan recalls on the show.
Quinn revealed in a separate episode that she was so upset because Cornell allegedly offered to make his request months before he proposed to Hernan. However, several of the women in the cast doubted that this claim was true.
When Page Six recently spoke to Quinn, she told us she was in a new chapter of her life – she recently welcomed a son with her husband Christian Richard – but brought up an old drama “to try and make it into it. a good season “.
“Being on a reality show is talking about things you wouldn’t necessarily even say in real life, but that’s how it is. the author explained.
“I was bored every day doing it because it wasn’t something I would actually talk about. It’s not something I would really care about.
Quinn was last pictured with Cornell on a red carpet in 2015.
At the time, Quinn wore a bodycon red dress to the premiere of “Hot Tub Time Machine 2,” while Cornell wore a gray three-piece suit. The statuesque couple looked happy as they placed their arms around each other’s waists for the photo.
According to his bio on the Oppenheim Group website, Cornell comes from a “prominent real estate family” in the Bay Area. He is also a former Division 1 basketball player at Loyola Marymount University and has also played for several NBA teams, including the Los Angeles Lakers.
Cornell did not immediately return Page Six’s request for comment.