Marriage ceremony planning time! Jordana Brewster is engaged to boyfriend Mason Morfit, the actress introduced by way of Instagram on Tuesday, September 14.
“JB quickly to be JBM,” the Quick and the Livid actress, 41, captioned a selfie of the duo, including two coronary heart emojis. Within the picture, she will be seen sporting a glowing diamond on her ring finger, sitting subsequent to Morfit, 44.
The duo have been first linked once they have been noticed holding arms in Santa Monica, California, in July 2020, three weeks after she filed for divorce from her husband of 13 years, Andrew Kind. The exes share sons Rowan, 5, and Julian, 8.
In June, the Dallas alum penned an essay for Glamour journal, detailing how she met Morfit, the CEO of ValueAct Capital funding firm, 4 years earlier than they started seeing one another.
“Mason and I had met as soon as, whereas we have been each nonetheless married, 4 years in the past. At a lunch with mutual mates, he sat subsequent to my then-husband, and so they talked about Hollywood. I’m at all times shy in new social conditions, so I excused myself and wandered round Park Metropolis,” she wrote on the time. “However I took observe of Mason; he was cute, charming. Shortly after that lunch, I began following him on Instagram. I loved his candy, self-deprecating humor. His intelligence made him all of the extra enticing. He began following me as effectively. My coronary heart would leap as quickly as he favored a put up or commented on one thing I’d written. We had related backgrounds: We’d grown up overseas, ping-ponging from England to Brazil (me) and Indonesia (him).”
Brewster added that four days after her separation from Kind, 52, she noticed Morfit on a aircraft, referring to him as “this man I had met solely as soon as however who had stayed on my thoughts.”
“I knew he’d been separated for 2 years. I wished to see him, to substantiate whether or not the picture I’d constructed up in my thoughts matched actuality. What I received was way over I anticipated,” the Panama native defined. “Once I landed, Mason was on the backside of the escalator, holding an indication with my title on it. My coronary heart was fluttering like a hummingbird. I felt without delay tremendous panicked but additionally unusually grounded. I couldn’t assist however transfer towards him. He took me into his arms and we embraced. For 5 minutes. In our masks. Everybody on the arrival terminal walked round us. Throughout a time when the world averted all contact, when it was mandated that everybody keep six ft aside, Mason and I blended into one another. I believed, Please kiss me. And he did.”
Within the essay, the previous Deadly Weapon star defined that the pair noticed one another “each different week” after that, and “started excited about the way to mix our households,” regardless of their mates urging them to go gradual.
“We knew this was proper. I assume what didn’t work for me final time was working for me now. Buddies requested me about my children and the toll it could tackle them. They noticed my determination as sudden, impulsive,” Brewster continued. “The issue was that they didn’t realize it was 13 years within the making. What appeared like an enormous occasion was the truth is a gradual unraveling. They only didn’t look shut sufficient. That, or I’m a great actress.”