Drew Carey ends engagement to longtime fiance Nicole Jaracz
Drew Carey ended his five-year engagement to fiancé Nicole Jaracz, it was announced on January 26, 2012.
"He and Nicole still have a great deal of love and affection for one another," Carey's rep told People magazine in a statement. "He will still be very involved with their son's life."
Carey proposed to Jaracz on October 9, 2007, shortly after Jaracz had graduated from culinary school. "The Price Is Right" host has helped raise Jaracz's 6-year-old son Connor, from her previous marriage.
Carey made headlines in 2010 after losing 80 lbs., which he attributed to his fiancé and wanting to keep up with Connor and live to see him graduate from high school. His fitness efforts also eliminated his type-2 diabetes.
Carey rose to fame starring in his comdedic sitcom "The Drew Carey Show" and hosting the U.S. version of "Whose Line Is It Anyway?," which both aired on ABC.