Sophia Bush isn’t afraid to admit her past romances weren’t all perfect.
“My first experience with love was incredibly pure. The boy I loved had been one of my best friends from the time we were 9 years old,” the actress wrote in a personal essay published on Cosmopolitan2017 “In my 20s, when I was starting out my career as an actor, I wasn’t looking for a relationship, but one found me and became serious, even though I hadn’t planned to settle down until my 30s. But when the person you’re with asks you to marry him, you think: This must be happening because it’s supposed to.”
Bush got married Chad Michael MurrayIn April 2005. After their divorce in 2005, the John Tucker Must DieActress dated fellow actress One Tree HillCastmates James Lafferty Austin NicholsFormer Chicago P.D.Costar Jesse Lee Soffer.
Back in 2014, Bush admitted she “dated a couple of the wrong guys,” but also said she had a “great love” in her life.
Since 2020, Chalet GirlStar has been dating Grant HughesSanta Monica-based entrepreneur, who cofounded FocusMotion Health. They were first seen together in May that year, as they walked through Malibu holding hands.
In June 2021, the couple attended the Tribeca Film Festival premiere of Bush’s Hulu film False PositiveAlso starring Ilana Glazer Justin Theroux. Though they’ve been spotted out together a few times, the actress has largely kept the relationship private.
“It’s hard to have nothing that’s yours,” the Drunk History alum told Entertainment Tonight in June 2021, explaining why she’s dialed back the amount of personal details she shares with the public. “And when you are a person who lives in the public eye, everybody wants to pick over everything and that can be really tricky.”
She added that she’d rather use her fame to discuss the issues that are important to her, like women’s rights and environmental justice. “I don’t really hide what’s going on in my life, but I don’t flaunt it,” she told ET.
In August 2021, This is UsThe alum confirmed that Hughes and she were engaged. “So it turns out that being your favorite person’s favorite person is the actual best feeling on planet Earth,” she wrote via Instagram, alongside a photo of the entrepreneur proposing to her in Lake Como, Italy. “My heart. It bursts.”
Multiple sources have confirmed that UseThe couple exchanged vows before their family and friends at Philbrook Art Museum in Tulsa County in Oklahoma on June 11, 2022.
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