Selling Sunset’s Emma Hernan Claims Ben Affleck DMed Her on Raya


Emma Hernan and Ben Affleck.
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What could have been! Emma HernanShe claimed that she almost made a love connection to Ben AffleckBefore he rekindled his love with Jennifer Lopez.

“He may or may not have been texting me,” the real estate agent, 30, said of the Oscar winner, 49, during the fifth episode of Selling SunsetSeason 5. “He may or may not have asked to grab … coffee a few times.”

Emma recounted the alleged exchange she had with the Argodirector during a conversation with Chrishell Stause, who asked her if she’d ever tried the celebrity dating app Raya. “Remember when Ben Affleck went viral because he, like, sent some girl [something],” the former soap star, 40, asked her colleague.

The model responded that she remembered because she was allegedly one among those who had the conversation. Justice LeagueActor had been messaging. Emma pointed out that they had never met in person despite their online exchanges.

“You could’ve foiled Bennifer,” Chrishell replied. “He was on the hunt.”

Emma went on to say that Affleck’s “opening pickup line” was about their shared home state of Massachusetts. “We have the Boston connection,” she explained. “It was very sweet.”

According to Emma, the exchange happened “right before” Affleck rekindled his romance with Lopez, 52, in April 2021. The exchange occurred earlier in the month. HustlersActress confirmed that she and Deep WaterStar are engaged for the second consecutive time. The couple were originally scheduled to wed in September 2003. But they decided to postpone the wedding and split four-months later.

“I don’t think anybody was more surprised than us,” the “Get Right” songstress told Ellen DeGeneres in February of the couple’s reunion. “You never could imagine something like that could happen. It’s a beautiful thing.”

Emma is currently single. However, her past relationships have been a major source to drama. Selling Sunset. Season 4 Christine QuinnShe claimed that her ex-husband had arranged for her to be remarried. Peter CornellEmma was the one who cheated on her. The How to be a Boss BitchAuthor, 33, claimed she was also engaged at the time to Peter (45).

“He knew it was gonna be touched on,” the Emma-Leigh & Co founder told Us WeeklyThe drama will unfold in December 2021. “[But not]It went to the extent that it did. He kind of heard rumblings of what was going on as we were filming, like, stuff that was mentioned, and he was just eye-rolling.”

The business owner went on to allege that Peter and Christine were actually never engaged, despite the Texas native’s claims to the contrary.

“They were never engaged, he made that very clear,” Emma explained. “He was laughing when it was mentioned, and everyone knows that. It’s not even negotiable because there’s literally zero percent chance.”

Season 5 Selling SunsetNetflix now has it streaming.

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