Years after their breakup in 2013, Ryan Seacrest and Julianne Hough revealed they'd remained good friends.

Many fans were heartbroken when the two announced their split

Seacrest recently hosted Hough and her brother Derek on his talk show, On-Air With Ryan Seacrest

Seacrest revealed that his co-hosts were worried that the interview would be awkward.

He said that there isn't any awkwardness because he and Hough are friends, and they chat.

Hough agreed with Seacrest and said they love and respect each other.

PEOPLE confirmed in 2013 that the two had decided to take a break and were living apart.

In December 2021, Seacrest teased the press and fans about his relationship with model Aubrey Paige.

Hough married Brooks Laich in 2017, they divorced in 2017 and finalized the process in February this year.