“I don’t ever want to leave Broadway,” the American Idol alum, 38, tells Us Weekly. I have never felt more welcomed, more a part of anything than I have with the lovely people here.”Almost 15 years after appearing on Idol, Guarini has certainly found his niche, though he reveals it could’ve happened much sooner.“I was gonna make my Broadway debut in 2002,” the Pennsylvania native says. He still keeps in regular contact with fellow contestants Kimberly Caldwell and Gina Glockson, though now Guarini splits most of his time between the NYC stage and his home in Bucks County, Pennsylvania, with wife Reina and kids Lola, 12, William, 5, and Asher, 3.’ And you get on and it’s super hot and there has definitely been some sort of bodily function done in the car,” he recalls.
"I think any two people who are thrown together that much [would eventually date]. (20th Century Fox)Kelly Clarkson is happily married to music manager Brandon Blackstock with a baby on the way, but there are still probably a few fans who would've loved to have seen her settle down with Justin Guarini, her closest competitor on American Idol and her co-star in the clunker From Justin to Kelly. Well, for those 5 people there comes very intriguing news this week: Kelly and Justin were romantically involved, once upon a time, but kept their relationship out of the press...Read Full Story Getty Images He may have lost out to Kelly Clarkson for the first American Idol win, but Justin Guarini has a reason to celebrate: He tied the knot with girlfriend Reina Capodici over the weekend.Our parents are very close in proximity to us, too, so it’s worth it to me.”Though In Transit’s language and themes may not be age appropriate for his kids, Guariani’s oldest has watched one of his most infamous performances: 2003’s From Justin to Kelly.“My daughter saw it a long time ago and she got very angry at Kelly when Kelly kissed me,” he admits.