"No, because I love men, and I think the idea of 'raise women to power, take the men away from the power' is never going to work out because you need balance... My biggest thing is really sisterhood more than feminism. I don't know how we as women expect men to respect us because we don't seem to respect each other."- Shailene Woodley
Shailene Woodley is an actress and activist who does not consider herself a feminist but promotes sisterhood and brotherhood. She was born on November 15, 1991, and holds a very successful professional life and a successful career. Well, you might have seen Shailene living a happy life in front of the camera or in her professional life but do you know about her personal life?
Shailene Woodley Is Engaged Now!
According to Us Weekly, actress Shailene is now engaged with American football player Aaron Rodgers. During the NFL Honors awards on 6 February 2021, Saturday after receiving the AP’s most valuable player award, Aaron Rodgers thanked a bunch of people including his fiancée. Just a few days before the news of them being engaged, they were speculated to be in a long-distance relationship. The duo started off as friends but ended up being a couple.
Aaron is a professional American football player who is now playing quarterback for the team Green Bay Packers of the National Football League (NFL).
Shailene Woodley's Past Relationships
Shailene Woodley always had an unstable relationship with her ex-boyfriends in the past. She was in a relationship with actor Theo James in April 2014 but they broke up. She even dated Musician Nahko Bear in 2014 with whom she had a breakup in 2016, after two years of dating.
She then dated American actor and singer Ezra Miller in February 2016. Like her past relationships, her dating life with Ezra also came to an end.
Despite having a troubled relationship back then in 2017, Shailene finally found the right partner for her in Fiji. She then fell in love with Australian-born Fijian rugby player, Ben Volavola. Ben currently plays for the French Top 14 team Racing 92 (a French rugby union club that's based in Paris).
The actress confirmed their relationship by posting their pictures on her Instagram. The duo then started giving a glimpse of their love life through their respective social media accounts. They were even spotted enjoying their time on a romantic stroll.
In June 2019, the couple gave PDA while strolling in New York City. The pair walked hand in hand, kissed, and climbed over each other during their romantic stroll.
However, the couple has now parted ways after Shailene realized that she wasn't able to "fully commit" to a relationship. In the recent interview with Bustle, she said,
"I was in a relationship with someone and we were very much on the road to marriage and children. I realized I was still at an age where I wasn't able to fully commit. I couldn't be available to him in the way that I wanted to be. I didn't fully love myself."
During an interview with Women's Wear Daily, Shailene expressed her feelings for having children desperately stating,
"The best thing about playing a mom on TV is you get to send the kids home at the end of the day with their real parents ... It's great, but I want little babies so bad now."
Shailene Woodley's Career & Net Worth
The Big Little Lies star Shailene Woodley has an amazing net worth of $12 million. Reportedly, her salary is around $40 thousand per episode. Shailene has also been nominated for a handful of awards for her contribution to the entertainment industry.
She made her first on-screen debut in the TV movie named "Replacing Dad" in 1999. After that, she did "The District" and later "Crossing Jordan". She has also done small roles in several other TV shows and movies like "The O.C.", "Everybody Loves Raymond", "CSI: NY", "Close to Home", "Felicity: An American Girl Adventure”, and "The Secret Life of the American Teenager" on ABC Family.
She has also appeared in "The Spectacular Now" and "White Bird in a Blizzard", "Tris" and "Divergent" series film. Similarly, she has appeared in a movie based on the bestselling novel, "The Fault in Our Stars". Most recently, Shailene depicted the role of Jane Chapman in Big Little Lies (2017-2019).
Family Life Of Shailene
Shailene is the daughter of Lori and Lonnie Woodley. Her mother, Lori used to work as a school counselor and her father, Lonnie Woodley, used to work as a school principal.
She has one younger sibling whose name is Tanner. Her parents sadly got divorced when she was fifteen years old. After that, she was diagnosed with Idiopathic Scoliosis. She had to put in a chest-to-hip plastic brace to straighten her spine under her clothes for two years.
Short Wiki And Bio
Shailene Woodley is one of the strongest women who has not given up despite disturbed and scattered personal life along with all the health hazards she has faced in her life. She has faced a lot of obstacles since her young age.
Born in Simi Valley, CA, Shailene is currently at the age of 28. Talking about her height, she is 5 feet and 8 inches tall (1.73 m).
Shailene is also a social activist who promotes sisterhood before feminism. On October 10, 2016, she participated in the protest against the Dakota Access Pipeline in North Dakota where she not pleaded guilty to criminal trespassing and engaging in a riot.
In mid-2016, she joined the board of Our Revolution. Our Revolution is a political organization that aims to educate all the voters about voting issues and get them involved in the political process. It also encourages them to work, organize and elect progressive leaders. Similarly, she has taken part in various environment protection-related programs.