How is Brian Krause's last name pronounced?

Ok. My wife and I have recently become big fans of "Charmed". We've gobbled up the first 3 seasons on DVD, and love talking about the show. We have one thing that we just can't agree on. The actor that played Leo Wyatt is Brian Krause. Now, I say that his last name is pronoucned like Kr-ow-ss, and... show more Ok. My wife and I have recently become big fans of "Charmed". We've gobbled up the first 3 seasons on DVD, and love talking about the show. We have one thing that we just can't agree on. The actor that played Leo Wyatt is Brian Krause. Now, I say that his last name is pronoucned like Kr-ow-ss, and she says it's Kr-ow-ssE, with the long e sound at the end. (Sorry. Wasn't quite sure how to sound that out, but I think you get the idea.) Anyway, I have been unable to find anything on the net which clears this up. Could someone answer this with some definitive proof, if at all possible. I'm pretty certain I'm right, but my wife swears up and down that she has met certain people with the same last name, pronounced with the long e at the end. Agreement won't do here. I need this settled. :)
Thanks.
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