Maksim Chmerkovskiy Says Being Linked to J.Lo Was "Unbearable"

Maksim Chmerkovskiy and Jennifer Lopez
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Is anyone really surprised? According to Maksim Chmerkovskiy, Hollywood relationships aren't all glitz and glamour.

The Dancing with the Stars stud recently spoke out about his rumored relationship with Jennifer Lopez. The two reportedly started dating just weeks after Lopez split from boyfriend Casper Smart. Lopez denied rumors that she's in a relationship with the dancer, but the two have been spotted getting cozy on multiple occasions. 

"I now understand why Hollywood is such a difficult place to have a good relationship in: because there's all these interferences. Two people have to be so strong -- and notice I didn't say 'in love,'" Chmerkovskiy told Confidenti@l"They have to be in love, but trust me, there've been situations when two people have been really in love, and all of this gets in the way and it completely ruins it."

Chmerkovskiy, 34, refused to confirm whether or not he's dating Lopez, 44. "With the Jennifer thing, look, we're friends and... we're friends. This is it. This is where it ends, pretty much," he said.

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