Just like the films! After a high-profile marriage and subsequent divorce from Fergie, Josh Duhamel sparked a low-key romance with now-wife Audra Mari.
“Everyone told me that after you get married you feel different,” Mari solely gushed to Us Weekly in September 2022, shortly after exchanging vows with the Safe Haven star. “To be honest, I never really believed them and I thought it would feel the same way it’s felt being with Joshua for the last three years. But it’s much different! I feel secure.”
Mari mentioned that she and the North Dakota native each really feel at “peace” now that they’ve tied the knot, telling Us, “I just know deep down that I’ve found my forever … and that’s a really great feeling.”
Duhamel and the previous pageant queen wed at Olivet Lutheran Church in Fargo, North Dakota, in September 2022, surrounded by their family and friends. Their ceremony got here lower than one yr after the Love, Simon star proposed to Mari with a message in a bottle.
“It’s on!! She found a message in a bottle that washed ashore and said YES!! @audramari,” Duhamel captioned an Instagram photograph in January 2022 alongside a snap of the pair holding up a chunk of paper that learn, “Audra Diane Mari, Will you marry me?”
After the previous Miss World America accepted her beau’s proposal, Duhamel solely opened as much as Us about his romantic — and spontaneous — plan.
“I just sort of decided last minute that was how I wanted to do it,” the Mighty Ducks: Game Changers actor revealed following the large day. “I didn’t have anything planned. I didn’t have a ring yet. I was like, ‘OK, you gonna do this today. Today’s the day.’ And that’s just how it all kind of happened. … I coordinated with [the hotel concierge] there to make sure that bottle was floating up to shore as we were walking out there.”
The Jupiter’s Legacy alum and the magnificence queen have been first linked in October 2019 after they have been noticed kissing at an airport in Toronto. News of the Life as We Know It star’s budding romance got here one yr after his cut up from Eiza Gonzalezwhom he dated in 2018 for lower than a yr. Duhamel was beforehand married to the Black Eyed Peas singer, with whom he shares son Axl, from 2009 to 2017.
After a string of high-profile relationships, Duhamel opened up about residing a low-key life along with his new love.
“She’s a very sweet girl,” the Transformers actor informed Access in January 2022. “Very similar interests — we’re from North Dakota, we love lake life. She’s got a cabin not far from mine. We just match. She’s an amazing person.”
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