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Actress Shailene Woodley confirms engagement with Packers’ QB Aaron Rodgers

Entertainer Shailene Woodley affirmed her engagement to Green Bay Packers quarterback Aaron Rodgers during an appearance on “The Tonight Show Starring Jimmy Fallon” that broadcasted Monday.

Woodley, who was assigned for an Emmy Award for her part in the HBO show series “Big Little Lies,” said she and Rodgers got engaged “a while ago.”

Rodgers, 37, had mentioned his engagement and said thanks to his life partner while tolerating his third career MVP award on Feb. 6 yet didn’t say her name.

Woodley, 29, disclosed to Fallon she presently can’t seem to go to one of Rodgers’ games in view of the pandemic, and she recognized that while growing up, sports were never truly on her “radar.”

“When we met, also, I knew he was a football guy, but I didn’t know like what kind of a football guy he was,” Woodley explained. “And I’m still constantly learning.”

Commenting on Rodgers’ football ability, she proceeded, “I don’t get it. He’s good. He’s great. But, like, I don’t understand. Because I don’t know him as a football guy. I know him as the nerd who wants to host ‘Jeopardy!’ That’s the dude I know.”

Rodgers had revealed a month ago that he has been approached to be a visitor have for a scene of his favorite game show – one he showed up on in a celebrity edition in 2015.