While chatting in a group, the most common topic that arises is the celebrity dating lives. This is because the fans want to know more about their favorite celebs. And get to know them as a person and also experience a more human side of them. Thus this curiosity of fans brings a lot of attention to their lives. And the American actress Shailene Woodley is no exception to the questions by the fans. Shailene Diann Woodley was born on the 15th of November, 1991, and she is an American actress, film producer, and activist. She was born in the city of San Bernardino in California and raised in Simi Valley.
Her career started at the age of four when she started doing modeling. Later on, she continued with her career as a child actor in minor roles in TV series. The first role that gained her huge recognition was as Amy Juergens in the ABC Family drama series The Secret Life of the American Teenager from 2008 to 2013. Her first film debut was with the film descendants in 2011. Following this, she starred in the movie The Spectacular Now in 2013. She won a Cannes Trophée Chopard for the Descendents and received a nomination for the Golden Globe Award for Best Supporting Actress – Motion Picture. And for The Spectacular Now, she won a special jury prize at the Sundance Film Festival.
Early Life and Other Works
Woodley has been raised in the city of Simi Valley in California. Her mother, Lori, is a school counselor, and her father, Lonnie Woodley, is a school principal. She also has a younger brother. At the age of 15, she was diagnosed with scoliosis, a medical condition where a person gets a curved spine, usually in S or C shape. For this, she was put in a chest-to-hip plastic brace to stop her spine from curving any further. Woodley attended Simi Valley High School, which is in Simi Valley, California. And commenced her modeling career at the young age of four. She also took acting classes from the American director, screenwriter, stage, and film actor Anthony Meindl.
She is also involved in activism activities. Mostly her focus is on the environmental activities that are happening around the world. In the year 2010, she and her mother co-founded a nonprofit organization named All it Takes. It is a youth leadership program that tries to teach young people to exercise empathy, compassion, responsibility, and purpose to foster sustainable, positive change for themselves, others, and the environment. She also supported Bernie Sanders, an American politician for president, in 2016 and 2020. In 2016, she also protested against the making of the Dakota Access Pipeline, an underground petroleum transport pipeline. And also joined the board of Our Revolution the same year. She was also arrested for criminal trespassing in Saint Anthony, North Dakota.
Who is Shailene Woodley Dating?
Currently, Shailene Woodley is dating the American footballer Aaron Rodgers who is Green Bay Packers quarterback. In the 10th annual CBS “NFL Honors” show on February 6th, Aaron has mentioned his fiance Thanking her in his honor speech. But did not clarify who she was. Later on, Woodley confirmed a few days later that the two were engaged. About this, she said that they had been engaged for a while now. And it is no news to the public. Then too, the people are freaking out about their engagement. She also said that she has not yet been to Aaron’s matches as the time they met had to see all the stadiums being closed. But she will soon do so.
Woodley also mentioned that she doesn’t know him as a sportsperson. She knows him like a nerd who wants to host Jeopardy! That’s the dude she knows. And he happens to be very good at sports. She also shows a glimpse of her engagement ring to the media via an Instagram post. The couple is dating since 2020, and their relationship has gained immense support from the fans. They have all wished her luck and a happy together.