it’s over. Florence Pugh When Zach Braff We broke up after dating for 3 years.
of don’t worry darling Star, 26, revealed in her Harper’s Bazaar cover story with her scrub The alum, 47, said he called it quits.
“We’ve been trying to do this separation in the public eye because it’s been a relationship where everyone has an opinion,” Pugh told the magazine. We felt that we could really get the advantage of not having millions of people telling us how happy we were not together. Talking about it automatically makes my throat thump.”
Confirmation of the dissolution will come months later little woman The actress denied romance rumors with her midsommar Co-star Will Poulter After the two were photographed playing in the sea together on May 23.
“Wow. Man. This is a little silly right now. No, Will Poulter and I aren’t dating. We always went to the ocean with friends who were about half a meter [sic] Away from us in every photo, but cleverly cropped and framed to look different,” Pugh wrote in an Instagram story the next day. “Lots of shots.” I can literally see my best friend in the corner. Archie [Madekwe]arms at side. “
She joked, “Thanks for saying that we look sexy…it doesn’t mean we’re sexy.”
The England native further denounced the speculation in another post the same day.
“Regardless of your opinion about who I should or shouldn’t be with, at the end of the day, if you’re trolling and complimenting someone…you’re just bullying.” It is,” she added.
Pugh has dealt with her fair share of criticism surrounding her love life, especially regarding her relationship with Braff, who is 21 years her senior.
The former couple was first linked in April 2019 after Pugh starred in the Braff short film. time it takes to get there — often faced backlash over the years due to the large age gap that the Marvel star has vigorously defended.
“I’m 24. I’ve been working since I was 17. I’ve been making money since I was 17. I became an adult when I was 18, and I started paying taxes when I was 18.” Pugh wrote via Instagram in April 2020, garden state Actors about the age difference of the pair.
“I don’t need you to tell me who I should love and who I shouldn’t love, and I will never tell you who I can and cannot love in my life. It’s not your place,” she continued. “And it really has nothing to do with you … The abuse you threw at him is the abuse you threw at me.”
Braff praised his then-girlfriend’s reaction in November 2020.
“She literally sat down and rang a record on her phone and said yes,” he gushed to MR PORTER at the time. “I thought, how can I follow something so intelligent and clear? So I decided not to.”
Five months before making the video, Pugh applauded social media users who pointed out Braff’s age.
“@zachbraff you’re 44,” one wrote in an Instagram photo of the actress enjoying a meal in Los Angeles.
“Yet he understood it.” Hawkeye The alum countered by adding an OK emoji at the time.
While the former couple spent time defending their romance from naysayers, it was also filled with fun moments like adopting dog Billy, quarantine date nights, celebrating birthdays, and working in the garden. .
“We allow takeout once a week. That’s our special date night,” the actress revealed on the May 2020 “Table Manners” podcast, noting that she and Braff also “have a nice leaf.” and growing lovely elephant garlic,” he added.