Entertainment Shailene Woodley Confirms Engagement to Aaron Rodgers: 'Yes, We Are Engaged!'
Aaron Rodgers & Shailene Woodley’s 'Surprise' Engagement Shows How 'Special' Relationship Is: Source
The couple surprised those close to them by announcing their engagement"It was a surprise that they got so close so quickly," a source close to the athlete tells PEOPLE in this week's issue. "I mean, it really felt like one day he was with Danica Patrick, and then suddenly he was with Shailene. It happened super fast.
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confirmed that she is engaged to Green Bay Packers quarterback .
The 29-year-old actress appeared on The Tonight Show Starring Jimmy Fallon Monday night, where she joked that she never thought she'd grow up to marry someone who "throws balls for a living."
"Yes, we are engaged," Woodley told Fallon, 46. "But for us, it's not new news, you know, so it's kind of funny. Everyone right now is freaking out over it and we're like, 'Yeah, we've been engaged for a while.' "
The Big Little Lies star revealed that because of the ongoing COVID-19 pandemic, which has limited the ability to attend live sports, she still has yet to watch her fiancé play in a game.
Shailene Woodley confirms she's engaged to Aaron Rodgers
Shailene Woodley confirmed that she’s engaged to Green Bay Packers quarterback Aaron Rodgers. The actor discussed her relationship with Rodgers on “The Tonight Show Starring Jimmy Fallon” on Monday, saying they got engaged “a while ago.” The 37-year-old Rodgers mentioned his engagement and thanked his fiancée while accepting his third career MVP award on Feb. 6 but didn’t say her name. “Yes, we are engaged,” Woodley said. “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.
"I still have never been to a football game because we met during this wacky, wacky time and all the stadiums were closed that he was playing in. So, I have yet to go to a football game," she said, admitting that before she met Rodgers, 37, she'd "never seen one football game before," explaining that sports were never really on her "radar."
"I don't know him as a football guy," Woodley continued. "I know him as like the nerd whoThat's the dude I know. He just happens to be very good at sports."
Woodley's engagement confirmation comes weeks after the athlete made the surprise announcement during the virtual NFL Honors broadcast on Feb. 6. — during which he also gave a shoutout to Woodley's The Mauritanian costar,.
Jodie Foster Clarifies She Did Not Introduce Aaron Rodgers And Shailene Woodley
Jodie Foster made a very special shout-out during her Golden Globes acceptance speech Sunday. The actress, who won the award for Best Supporting Actress in “The Mauritanian”, thanked Green Bay Packers quarterback Aaron Rodgers, just as she’d promised. Jodie Foster shouts out Aaron Rodgers during her Golden Globes speech pic.twitter.com/l0SWtYeH69 — gifdsports (@gifdsports) March 1, 2021 "Not only am I a big Packers fan, but I am the competitive MVP with Aaron Rodgers," Foster told reporters in the press room after her big win, Entertainment Weekly reported. "I just got a very cute video from him where he says he is going to get me back.
A source confirmed to PEOPLE that the couple was engaged shortly after Rodgers' reveal.
"They are very happy together," the source said. "It's not surprising he proposed so fast. When you know, you know, right?"
Rodgers was previously dating race car driver Danica Patrick, but the twoafter two years together, Patrick's rep confirmed to PEOPLE at the time.
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Woodley was last linked to rugby player, whom she reportedly met in Fiji while she was filming the movie Adrift. She revealed that they had split in an April 2020 interview with the .
Those close to the athlete told PEOPLE they were shocked to learn that he and the actress got so serious, so fast.
AGC Studios Firms ‘Panopticon’; Shailene Woodley, Anthony Mackie, Jacob Latimore Star In Andres Baiz-Directed Thriller
EXCLUSIVE: AGC Studios is fully financing Panopticon, an Andres Baiz-directed thriller that will star Shailene Woodley, Anthony Mackie and Jacob Latimore. Scott Free and AGC are producing, and the script will be sent to buyers overnight for virtual Berlin, with AGC International and CAA Media Finance launching worldwide sales. Pic will shoot in New Mexico this summer. In the Emily Jerome-scripted thriller, Woodley plays Chase, an ambitious young Wall Street trader who seizes upon a hot investment opportunity in PCC Correctional, a private prison group racking up huge profits. She soon uncovers an operation rife with violence and malfeasance.
"It was a surprise that they got so close so quickly," a source close to the athlete said. "I mean, it really felt like one day he was with, and then suddenly he was with Shailene. It happened super fast."
"It was so fast that at first, we thought she was just a rebound," the source continued. "There was no way this could be so serious. Everyone thought it was a casual thing because that's what he was telling everyone, even when it was clearly not a casual thing."
While, Rodgers gave his fiancée a shout-out, simultaneously surprising fans of his new relationship status.
"It's an honor to win this award for the third time. 2020 was definitely a crazy year filled with lots of change and growth, some amazing memorable moments. 180 straight days of having my nose hair scraped, playing for very little fans or no stands the entire season," he said, before revealing the big news: "I got engaged."
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We've attempted to do more than look at the names and measure one’s legend against the other’s. We've also examined what that specific player’s value was in that particular season and how the two stacked up against one other. Of course, each quarterback’s career achievements are going to play a part in how he is viewed, but it would be disingenuous to make that the only qualifier. So here is the list, every Super Bowl quarterback matchup, ranked, with the years noted accounting for the regular season and not the calendar year in which the game was played. 1. Joe Montana vs.