Pigford and Gross get engaged after Gross popped the big question while on vacation. He presents Pigford with a 3.36 carat 1895 Pave Cartier ring.
I was in a complete state of shock! I cried. It was totally unexpected. I’m still in shock. I could not even sleep because I was afraid that I might wake up from the most beautiful dream ever.
Gross and Pigford make a joint statement announcing they are going their separate ways after five years together.
We were definitely in love, but I don’t think either of us were really ready to get married.
Kodjoe, Underwood, and Gross appears on the cover of Essence magazine to discuss what makes them happy and faithful. Gross on communication:
My parents have been married for 43 years. What I’ve learned about love is that communication is everything. I’m also paying more attention to the little things because they add up.
Gross stars in this drama as Brice, a man who falls in love with his childhood sweetheart Judith and marries. After Judith begins working as a counselor she meets the leaves him for another man. Before Judith realizes the fast life isnt her she finds herself divorced and with HIV. Co-stars Jurnee Smollett Bell and Kim Kardashian.
He’s a small town guy, very passionate about his career, on his way to becoming a pharmacist. And he’s just a very regular guy.
Gross is interviewed by Hall on The Arsenio Hall Show. They talk about the awkward ways female fans have responded to him.
The wildest thing that’s ever happened to me. I had a girl slip her panties in my pocket with her number.
Gross announces that his girlfriend Jefferson is pregnant with their first baby.
GOD has Gifted me. It’s like I get to unwrap you daily. Your presence continues to bring me joy each time without exhaustion. I AM IN LOVE WITH YOU.