Following their split, Ben went on to marry actress Jennifer GarnerIn 2005. They had three children together, after divorcing in 2015. Violet16 Seraphina13 and son Samuel, 10. Jennifer similarly went on to welcome twins, Emme Max, 14, with exhusband Marc AnthonyShe split with, in 2014.
While Ben and Jen maintained friendly relations throughout the years, Argo Director “Let’s Get Loud” singer wouldn’t spark relationship rumors again until nearly two decades after their split in April 2021, when, after Jennifer’s break up with Alex Rodriguez, she and Ben were spotted vacationing together in Montana.
Since then, the couple have been inseparable (even with their busy work schedules) and can often be spotted going out on PDA-packed date nights, walking the red carpet or jet setting on a romantic getaway together. The laid-back couple can usually be found spending time with their blended family when they’re not making waves around the globe.
E! actually heard from an insider. in August that it was extremely important to Jennifer “to get to know Ben’s kids and welcome them into her home and her life,” adding, “They have spent a lot of time getting to know each other and letting the kids have fun and bond.” That includes spending the holidays together including Halloween and Thanksgiving last year.
While the couple initially didn’t want to tie the knot in a hurry, once it is, there’s no reason to wait. “They are both very secure within their relationship and Ben worships her,”E! was told by a source. E! “It’s truly meant to be and everyone around them thinks they are a perfect match.”
(Originally published July 17th at 11:30 a.m. PST)