Aaron Rodgers adds another ring to his collection.
Confirmed on “The Tonight Show” with Jimmy Fallon, actress Shailene Woodley and reigning NFL MVP Rodgers are set to tie the knot after a brief courtship that reportedly began in 2020, seemingly ending Rodgers’ celibacy who has been the center of the tabloid discussion for years.
“Yes, we are engaged, we are engaged,” said Woodley. “For us, this is not news.”
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Woodley, an award-winning actress, ended her relationship with Australian rugby player Ben Volavola in April 2020, opening the door to her relationship with Rodgers soon after. Woodley is known for her roles in the “Divergent” film series, as well as for her role in “Big Little Lies”, an HBO series.
Rodgers’ personal life has become a topic of interest to many, with his high-profile romance with Danica Patrick making headlines during – and after – their relationship, which surprisingly ended in 2020. The Public Problems Rodgers with his family have also been at the forefront of his personal life.
Speaking on “The Pat McAfee Show” in September, Rodgers hinted that he made changes in his personal life that made him appear freer and clearer on the court in 2020, ultimately leading to his third NFL award. MVP.
As the saying goes, behind every great man …
Here’s how their brief dating led to future wedding bells:
Aaron Rodgers-Shailene Woodley relationship timeline
July 2020: NASCAR driver Danica Patrick confirms that her relationship with Aaron Rodgers is now kaput. The couple were spotted together in 2017 and went public with their relationship in 2018.
September 22, 2020: Speaking on “The Pat McAfee Show,” Rodgers offers a little insight into why he’s had so much fun on the pitch.
“I just have a new and increased love of life,” Rodgers said. … “There are a lot of things that have come together in my life over the last few months that have been really enjoyable and that have reminded me, giving me a perspective on life and in football, to see things under the most positive angle possible. And that’s why I have so much fun, and it starts with love. And then I surround you with people you really love. “
February 2, 2021: E! News reports that Woodley and Rodgers are in a relationship, but the couple choose to keep things “private and low key.”
February 6, 2021: Rodgers accepts his third MVP award at the NFL awards show and, in his acceptance speech, pays tribute to his fiancee, confirming he is to be married.
“I got engaged and played the best football of my career,” Rodgers said. He also paid tribute to his fiancée – now we know who – towards the end of his speech.
February 23, 2021: Speaking on “The Tonight Show” with Jimmy Fallon, Woodley confirms that she and Rodgers are engaged, but that the engagement was a long time ago.
“For us, this is not news,” said Woodley. “So it’s kind of funny, everyone’s freaking out right now about it, and we’re like, ‘We’ve been engaged for a while.'”