"It was quite clear she was with Wladimir, and they were at the Setai together," the New York Post quoted an insider as saying. The source added: "But she insisted on booking a room at a separate hotel so she could pretend she was staying elsewhere. The room was never used."
The Heroes star has often tried to pull off tricks to show she is single in the past. She was constantly claiming to be "just friends" with Heroes co-star Milo Ventimiglia until they ended their relationship. She even insisted that she was "just friends" with Entourage star Kevin Connolly. Panettiere's rep has kept mum over the issue.