Jessica Biel shared her thoughts on her marriage to Justin Timberlake ahead of the pair’s 10-year wedding anniversary in October.
In an interview with Access Hollywoodthe 40-year-old actress expressed her happiness and pride over celebrating the milestone with the 41-year-old pop star.
‘I sometimes feel like 10 years has just flown by in the blink of an eye and other times I feel like, “Oh, my gosh, 10 years, that’s a really substantial amount of someone’s life,”’ Jessica told the media outlet .
Milestone: Jessica Biel shared her thoughts on her marriage to Justin Timberlake ahead of the pair’s 10-year wedding anniversary in October. Seen in 2020
She continued, ‘I just feel really proud of it.’
The Candy star added, ‘We’ve had our ups and downs like everybody and I’m just really proud of it, and I’m still the happiest and loving my life.’
The couple initially began dating in 2007 after meeting at Prince’s Golden Globes afterparty, shortly after Justin ended his four-year relationship with Cameron Diaz.
Excited: In an interview with Access Hollywood, the 40-year-old actress expressed her happiness and pride over celebrating the milestone with the 41-year-old pop star. Seen in 2018
Jessica dated Chris Evans on and off from 2001 to 2006.
The Sinner actress and Justin, a 10-time Grammy Award winner, dated for four years before announcing their engagement in December 2011.
The two tied the knot on October 19, 2012, at the Borgo Egnazia resort in Fasano, Italy.
Jessica gave birth to their first child, they are Silas Randall Timberlake, in April 2015.
Jessica: ‘We’ve had our ups and downs like everybody and I’m just really proud of it, and I’m still the happiest and loving my life.’ Seen in 2018
In July 2020, the couple secretly welcomed their second son Phineas during the COVID-19 pandemic.
In 2017, Jessica explained why she and Justin were a perfect match. ‘We have similar values; we believe in loyalty, honesty,’ she told Marie Claire.
She continued, ‘We like to have fun. We like a lot of the same things. Also, in the business, we’re all very career-oriented, and you have to be a little selfish.
‘I understand that about my peers—about being focused and driven—and if you can find that and someone who shares the same values as you, it’s like: Score!’
Last month, Justin shared a sweet tribute on his Instagram Story to mark his wife’s 40th birthday.
I posted a photo of the two in funny costumes, writing, ‘Whether it’s laid up on a couch, kicking my ass at the gym or, dressing up at ridiculous costume parties… you make it all look good. I love you and I celebrate you every day.’
In November 2019, the couple’s relationship came under scrutiny when Justin was caught holding hands with his Palmer co-star Alisha Wainwright during a night out in New Orleans.
Cute: Last month, Justin shared a sweet tribute on his Instagram Story to mark his wife’s 40th birthday
Justin and Alisha were in New Orleans to film the Apple TV movie, which was released in January 2021.
The Say Something singer later issued a public apology via his Instagram account, making clear that he regretted that he embarrassed Biel with his behavior in the incident involving Wainwright, which he attributed to excessive boozing.
‘I stay away from gossip as much as I can, but for my family I feel it is important to address recent rumors that are hurting the people I love,’ the Memphis, Tennessee native wrote in the social media post.
He referred to the incident, saying, ‘A few weeks ago I displayed a strong lapse in judgment – but let me be clear – nothing happened between me and my costar. I drank way too much that night and regret my behavior. I should have known better.’
Scandal: In November 2019, the couple’s relationship came under scrutiny when Justin was caught holding hands with his Palmer co-star Alisha Wainwright (pictured here in 2019) during a night out in New Orleans
Mea culpa: The SexyBack vocalist later issued a public apology via his Instagram account
The What Goes Around… Comes Around artist cited his family in the social media statement.
‘This is not the example I want to set for my son. I apologize to my amazing wife and family for putting them through such an embarrassing situation,’ he said, ‘and I am focused on being the best husband and father I can be. This was not that.’
Timberlake wrapped up in saying he’s ‘incredibly proud to be working on Palmer’ and is ‘looking forward to continuing to make this movie and excited for people to see it.’
A source later told Us Weekly that Jessica ‘encouraged Justin to put out his statement on Instagram because she felt embarrassed by his actions and wanted him to take accountability.’
However, the insider added that the couple were ‘still united.’