Julianne Hough Laughs Off Ryan Seacrest Engagement Rumors

Julianne Hough arrives at the 45th Annual Academy of Country Music Awards in Las Vegas on Sunday, April 18, 2010.
AP Photo/Dan Steinberg
Julianne Hough on Sunday, April 18, 2010. (AP Photo/Dan Steinberg)

NEW YORK (CBS) Julianne Hough has brushed off recent rumors that American Idol host Ryan Seacrest is getting ready to propose to her.

The 22-year-old "Footloose" actress denies that she is engaged to the "American Idol" host, according to published reports.

"Well, that's news to me, and I think it's news to him," she said with a smile to Entertainment Tonight. As for her summer European trip with Ryan where they were snapped by paparazzi enjoying each other's company on a private yacht.

Hough reveals the most exciting thing about the vacation was, "Eating, eating, eating, eating; I definitely had to get into shape for this movie after that little trip. But it was amazing!"

Hough, a professional ballroom dancer, famously won two seasons of ABC's "Dancing with the Stars."