That rock! Shailene Woodley confirmed her engagement to Aaron Rodgers in the course of the Monday, February 22, episode of The Tonight Show Starring Jimmy Fallon and gave viewers a sneak peek at her engagement ring.
Although the Divergent actress, 29, did not show an excessive amount of of her left hand in the course of the Zoom interview, she did flash the ring a couple of times, exhibiting off a large diamond.
“Everybody proper now could be freaking out over it, and we’re like, ‘Yeah, we have been engaged for some time,” the Big Little Lies star instructed host Jimmy Fallon throughout Monday’s episode. “He’s, first off, only a great, unbelievable human being. But I by no means thought I’d be engaged with anyone who threw balls for a dwelling. Like, I by no means thought as a bit woman, ‘Yeah, after I develop up, I’m gonna marry somebody who throws balls! Yeah!’ But he is actually simply so good at it.”
The actress went on to notice that she did not know a lot about Rodgers, 37, personally — and even much less about his profession as an NFL quarterback.
“When I first met him, I feel my canine like pulled me apart and was like, ‘If you do not date this dude, I’ll disown you as my mom, as a result of the three ft that I run with you once you throw a ball is nothing in comparison with the marathon I’m in a position to run with him,'” the activist added, confirming that the pair met in the course of the coronavirus pandemic. “We met throughout this whacky, whacky time and all of the stadiums had been closed that he was taking part in in, so I’ve but to go to a soccer recreation. Before I’d met him, I’d by no means seen one soccer recreation earlier than.”
The Emmy nominee defined that since she “did not actually develop up with sports activities,” she did not understand how a lot of an athlete Rodgers is.
“I knew he was a soccer man, however I did not know, like, what sort of a soccer man he was,” she mentioned of the Green Bay Packers participant. “And I’m nonetheless continually studying!”
Woodley, who additionally mentioned she would not know her husband-to-be “as a soccer man” however fairly as “the nerd who needs to host Jeopardy,” was first linked to Rodgers in July 2020 however the pair saved their relationship personal for months.
Earlier this month, Us Weekly confirmed the pair had been relationship, with a supply saying that they “began off as buddies,” however their relationship developed into extra. “The two are staying in touch whereas they’re dwelling away from one another,” the insider added on the time. “The relationship is long-distance for proper now, however they’re making it work.”
On February 6, Rodgers thanked a number of folks whereas accepting the 2020 AP Most Valuable Player on the NFL Honors awards, together with his “fiancée.”