Vanessa Hudgens Reacts to Austin Butler Oscars Run-In: Details

Addressing the drama. Vanessa Hudgens seemingly reacted to her awkward encounter together with her ex-boyfriend Austin Butler after the 2023 Oscars.

Following the awards present on Sunday, March 12, the 2 have been noticed exterior of the Vainness Honest Oscar Get together. In a video obtained by Us Weekly, Hudgens, 34, was seen strolling previous the Elvis star, 31, and Sharon Stone as her ex waved to followers throughout the road, all with out trying up at him.

Two days after the occasion, the Excessive College Musical star shared a clip from the ceremony by way of her Instagram Story, wherein host Jimmy Kimmel requested schooling activist Malala Yousafzai for her ideas on whether or not Harry Types spit on Chris Pine on the Don’t Fear Darling premiere in September 2022. Selecting to not weigh in on the viral second, she responded, “I solely speak about peace.”

Vanessa Hudgens’ Instagram story.
Courtesy of Vanessa Hudgens/Instagram

Hudgens used Yousafzai’s phrases to narrate to her personal state of affairs, captioning her Instagram Story of the publish, “Let’s all be on the ‘I solely speak about peace’ prepare. OK?”

At this 12 months’s Oscars, the Princess Change star hosted ABC’s pre-show protection, whereas Butler — who’s presently relationship mannequin Kaia Gerber — was nominated for Greatest Actor in a Main Position for his portrayal of Elvis Presley within the Baz Luhrmann-directed biopic Elvis. He in the end misplaced to The Whale’s Brendan Fraser.

Hudgens and the Shannara Chronicles alum started relationship in 2011. After virtually 9 years collectively, an insider confirmed to Us in 2020 that the 2 had referred to as it quits, stating, “Vanessa and Austin are formally damaged up, and Vanessa has been telling these near her concerning the breakup.”

One 12 months after their cut up, Hudgens went Instagram official with MLB participant Cole Tucker. After practically three years of relationship, Us confirmed on February 3 the 26-year-old athlete popped the query earlier than the New 12 months. “YES. We couldn’t be happier,” Hudgens captioned Instagram pics of her fiancé and engagement ring on February 9.

One month after Butler was forged as Elvis in July 2019, the Tick, Tick … BOOM! star revealed that she instructed her then-boyfriend that the position was one he was born to play. “Final December, we have been driving alongside and we have been listening to Christmas music, after which an Elvis Presley Christmas tune got here on,” she shared on an August 2019 episode of Stay With Kelly and Ryan. “He had simply dyed his hair darkish — he’s a pure blond — and I used to be him and he was singing alongside and I used to be like, ‘Babe, you must play Elvis.’”

Butler didn’t deal with his ex’s encouragement of him going after the half till The Hollywood Reporter’s Actors Roundtable interview in January, throughout which he referred to Hudgens as his “pal” whereas recounting the identical reminiscence she did.

“I used to be with a pal of mine and I used to be singing alongside, and my pal sort of seemed over at me and goes, ‘You gotta play Elvis’” he acknowledged on the time.

He later clarified that it was the Powerless alum he was the “pal” he spoke about in a January interview with the Los Angeles Occasions, stating, “We’d been collectively for thus lengthy and he or she had this type of clairvoyant second and so I actually, I owe her lots for believing in me.”