American actor Olivia Munn could have began courting slapstick comedian John Mulaney solely just lately, however says she was obsessed with him years ago.
Page Six quoted a supply telling People journal that the brand new couple “met at church in Los Angeles,” however the supply famous that they “first connected socially several years ago and remained friendly.”
Both attended Seth Myers’ marriage ceremony to spouse Alexi Ashe in Martha’s Vineyard in 2013. Olivia was there with then-boyfriend Will Forte.
In a 2015 HuffPost Live interview, Olivia talked about being at a marriage with each John and his now ex-wife Anna Marie Tendler and being “obsessed” with him.
“We were at a wedding together and I was like ‘Oh my gosh, do you and your fiance want to go have dinner or something and go hang out?” she said.
“At first it was cool, and then I kept going up to him at the wedding like ‘So, you having fun? I was just so obsessed with hanging out with and talking with him,” she said.
As reported by Page Six, Olivia added that she emailed the then-engaged comedian however he by no means emailed again. “I might’ve got the wrong email – probably. That’s what I tell myself,” she said.
It appears he has lastly responded.
John and Anna had been married in 2014. Earlier this week, Page Six reported that they’re splitting, although a supply instructed the outlet that the 38-year-old comic requested for a divorce three months ago. “I am heartbroken that John has decided to end our marriage. I wish him support and success as he continues his recovery,” Anna said by means of a spokesperson.
Also learn: About My Father: Robert De Niro to play Sebastian Maniscalco’s dad in upcoming comedy
On Thursday, Page Six confirmed by way of sources that John is now courting Olivia. But how they reportedly “met at a church in LA” was not instantly clear.
John went to rehab on the West Coast late final year and he returned to New York in February after leaving the power. John has repeatedly poked enjoyable at his Irish Catholic upbringing in his stand-up exhibits.