Shailene Woodley Seems To Address Aaron Rodgers Split: ‘Darkest, Hardest Time’

Shailene Woodley could have shared some perception into what she went by means of throughout her break up from Aaron Rodgers.

The “Huge Little Lies” star and the Inexperienced Bay Packers quarterback have been reported to have referred to as it quits final February, a bit of over a yr after they’d introduced their engagement. They have been seen collectively in public afterward however reportedly broke up once more in April.

In a brand new interview with Porter, Woodley spoke a few painful interval in her life as she was filming “Three Girls,” the TV adaptation of Lisa Taddeo’s bestselling 2019 guide of the identical identify. The present was filmed from October 2021 to Might 2022.

“It was laborious to movie as a result of I used to be going by means of the darkest, hardest time in my life; it was winter in New York, and my private life was shitty, so it felt like a giant ache bubble for eight months,” Woodley advised Porter. “I used to be so grateful that a minimum of I may go to work and cry and course of my feelings by means of my character.”

Woodley has been largely silent concerning the finish of the engagement. In April, days after it was reported they’d break up a second time, she cryptically posted a quote about grief and overcoming darkness.

At one other level within the interview, the actor straight addressed the connection, noting that she had dated somebody “very, very well-known.” With that, she stated, got here “scrutiny, opinions, the will for folks to know my life and his life and our life,” which felt violating.

“I’m a really non-public particular person,” she stated.

The breakup got here following a tumultuous season for Rodgers, who examined optimistic for COVID-19 in November 2021 after claiming he had been “immunized” in opposition to the virus. He later admitted he had not obtained the COVID-19 vaccine and went on to assault President Joe Biden’s “pretend White Home” in an anti-vaccine rant.

The 2 by no means spoke about their political variations. Nevertheless, Woodley has a historical past of supporting progressive causes.