The 37-year-old Rodgers had talked about his engagement and thanked his fiancée whereas accepting his third career MVP award on Feb. 6 however didn’t say her title.
Shailene Woodley confirmed that she’s engaged to Green Bay Packers quarterback Aaron Rodgers.
The actor mentioned her relationship with Rodgers on “The Tonight Show Starring Jimmy Fallon” on Monday, saying they received engaged “a while ago.” The 37-year-old Rodgers talked about his engagement and thanked his fiancée whereas accepting his third career MVP award on Feb. 6 however did not say her title.
“Yes, we are engaged,” Woodley stated. “We are engaged. But for us, it’s not new news, you know, so it’s kind of funny. Everybody right now is freaking out over it and we’re like, ‘Yeah, we’ve been engaged for a while.’”
The 29-year-old Woodley stated she nonetheless hasn’t attended one among Rodgers’ video games, noting the attendance restrictions attributable to the pandemic this previous season. Woodley added that she’d by no means even seen a soccer sport earlier than meeting Rodgers.
“He’s first off just a wonderful, incredible human being, but I never thought I’d be engaged to somebody who threw balls for a living,” Woodley stated. “Like I never thought as a little girl, I was like, ‘Yeah, when I grow up, I’m going to marry someone who throws balls, yeah!’ But he’s really just so good at it.”
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Woodley stated she realized Rodgers was a soccer participant after they met however did not know a lot about his career. She stated associates now attempt to get her to watch Rodgers’ highlights on YouTube.
“I don’t know him as a football guy,” Woodley stated. “I know him as like the nerd who wants to host ‘Jeopardy!’. That’s the dude I know. He just happens to also be very good at sports.”
Rodgers was introduced final month as a star visitor host for the long-running sport present. Longtime “Jeopardy!” host Alex Trebek died of most cancers on Nov. 8. Rodgers’ visitor internet hosting stint begins April 5.
Woodley was speaking to Fallon on Monday to promote her film “The Mauritanian.” Her earlier credit embrace the HBO sequence “Big Little Lies,” “The Fault In Our Stars” and “Divergent.”
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