In January 2007, she and her second husband Dean Mc Dermott pretended to purchase and operate a bed and breakfast hotel, Chateau La Rue in Fallbrook, California for their reality series, Tori & Dean: Inn Love (later Tori & Dean: Home Sweet Hollywood), which aired on Oxygen from 2007 to 2012.In July 2007, Spelling became a minister to marry a gay couple at Chateau La Rue.The special included other famous guests such as Tony Hawk and My Chemical Romance.In July 2005, Spelling was filming the Lifetime TV-movie Mind Over Murder in Ottawa, during which she met actor Dean Mc Dermott, who was then married to actress Mary Jo Eustace.Spelling and Mc Dermott began an affair the night they met, Spelling was anticipated to inherit a sizable portion of her father's 0 million estate after his death in 2006.The estate was to be divided primarily between Spelling, her brother Randy, and their mother Candy.
On December 18, 2012, Spelling appeared on Nick Jr.'s Yo Gabba Gabba!
(1996), and several independent films, including The House of Yes (1997) and Trick (1999).
In 2006, Spelling starred as herself in the VH1 sitcom So Notorious, which parodied her public image.
Since August, the actress has been living apart from Shanian, a writer-actor she met in Los Angeles in 2002 when she starred in the play he co-wrote (). Last month, Spelling told PEOPLE she was “disappointed” by the split and hoped to sit down with her estranged husband to “talk about all this in detail.” “I went into the marriage with the best intentions, hopes and dreams,” she said. But according to a source close to Spelling, by the beginning of August, when she was in Ottawa to film the TV movie she and Shanian were “living separate lives.” Away on the set for three weeks, “She realized the relationship was not right for her,” says her friend.
She also realized was developing feelings for costar Dean Mc Dermott. You can’t help who you fall in love with and who you’re right with.” Meanwhile, Mc Dermott’s estranged wife, Mary Jo Eustace, spoke out about their own divorce, telling PEOPLE their breakup was “humiliating beyond anything I’ve ever known.” “Right now my family and I are just trying to move through this nightmare one day at a time, with the hope of maintaining some dignity and resolve,” she said.
The actor, who according to a source was also in a “marriage that was not working,” was equally drawn to Spelling, and the two became romantically involved.