She stated sure! Josh Duhamel and girlfriend Audra Mari are engaged, the actor introduced on his new fiancee’s twenty eighth birthday.
Duhamel, 49, shared a photograph of he and his bride-to-be at sundown by the seashore. The former pageant queen and the Safe Haven actor have big smiles as they maintain up a bit of paper that reads: “Audra Diane Mari, Will you marry me?”
In his caption, the All My Children alum confirmed that she accepted the proposal. “It’s on!! She found a message in a bottle that washed ashore and said YES!! @audramari,” he shared by way of Instagram on Saturday, January 8.
Mari is a former magnificence queen, successful the titles of Miss North Dakota USA 2014 and Miss World America 2016. She’s additionally a mannequin and TV host, main the online collection Backroads with Audra Mari in July 2021.
The North Dakota natives (she’s from Fargo whereas he’s from Minot) have been first noticed on a date in Malibu in May 2019, and so they’ve been going robust ever since. The duo received collectively as Duhamel was nonetheless finalizing his divorce from Fergie.
The Black Eyed Peas singer, 46, commented on his social media publish, “Congrats!!!💚💚💚💚💚💚”
The former couple filed for divorce in May 2019, Us Weekly confirmed on the time, greater than a yr and a half after they introduced their separation.
In a joint assertion to Us in September 2017, the “Big Girls Don’t Cry” singer and Duhamel stated: “With absolute love and respect, we decided to separate as a couple earlier this year. To give our family the best opportunity to adjust, we wanted to keep this a private matter before sharing it with the public. We are and will always be united in our support of each other and our family.”
The exes, who began relationship in 2004, tied the knot in Malibu in January 2009, and their divorce was finalized in November 2019. They proceed to coparent 8-year-old son Axl.
Duhamel has made it clear that he needs to offer Axl a sibling. Mari and Duhamel’s 21-year age distinction has raised some eyebrows, however the actor beforehand stated he wished a youthful companion as a result of he wished to increase his household.
“I want to have more kids in the next few years. So it’s more about finding someone young enough to have kids,” he stated on a December 2018 episode of Dax Shepard’s “Armchair Expert” podcast. “It’s not as if I’m out there just trying to f—-k anything, that’s really not who I am. I’m trying to find a girl that I can be with and have a family with, you know?”
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