Rebel Wilson confirmed she has split from her boyfriend Jacob Busch.
On Tuesday the 40-year-old actress – who lost almost 70lbs last year – shared a new portrait to Instagram where she looked glamorous in a blue denim dress outside a trailer.
The beauty made it clear in her caption she was single and ready to mingle. ‘Lots on my mind…aghhhhhh…#single-girl-heading-to-Super-Bowl!’ the Pitch Perfect star wrote.
Suddenly single! Rebel Wilson confirmed she has split from her boyfriend Jacob Busch. On Tuesday the 40-year-old actress shared a new portrait to Instagram where she said, ‘Lots on my mind…aghhhhhh…#single-girl-heading-to-Super-Bowl!’
She will go to Tampa, Florida for the Super Bowl, which has the Tampa Bay Buccaneers against the Kansas City Chiefs.
The star had been dating 29-year-old Jacob for over a year; they made their first red carpet appearance together at Prince Albert‘s Planetary Health Gala in Monaco in September 2020.
They were last pictured together on December 24 when leaving a ski trip in Colorado. The pair had spent the weekend attending a VIP invite-only viewing of a Winter polo match with several friends.
A source told PageSix the relationship had simply ‘run its course.’
Last year she shared that she had known Jacob for a while. ‘He’s a very private person, so I don’t like to give away too much in that department,’ the actress said during a Q+A session on Instagram with her fans.
‘But I will say we dated before I started any of this health journey, as well as now. So that goes to show you, ladies: you don’t have to be a certain size to get a boyfriend.’
Done: The star had been dating 29-year-old Jacob for under a year and first were seen together at Prince Albert‘s Planetary Health Gala in Monaco
In mid January Wilson revealed on Ant Middleton & Rebel Wilson: Straight Talking she previously agreed to every date for a year in the hopes of finding love.
The Aussie said, ‘It was part of the rules of that year, not that I told people that was happening. I just gave people a chance and then I learnt lots about myself.’
The comedienne added: ‘I did an experiment where I dated anyone who asked me out.
Smitten: The actress met businessman Jacob through a mutual friend in 2019, and made their red carpet debut at the 2020 Monte Carlo Gala for Planetary Health last September (pictured)
‘Don’t shut yourself off to love. I had lots of really good friends but I never allowed myself to get into relationships until the last few years. Life is short and you really have to go for it.’
The TV and film star met businessman Jacob through a mutual friend in 2019.
The media personality previously dated actor Mickey Gooch Jr and stuntman Aden Stay.
She tried hard: In mid January Wilson revealed on Ant Middleton & Rebel Wilson: Straight Talking she previously agreed to every date for a year in the hopes of finding love
It paid off! The Pitch Perfect star with billionaire boyfriend Jacob in Colorado in December
The blonde – who has been busy filming Pooch Perfect for ABC – lost almost 70lbs thanks to a new diet and plenty of exercise.
‘I’ve tried, like so many women out there, I’ve tried fads and diets and things before and I’m like, I need to do a really holistic approach to this, this time,’ she said.
On Thursday, the actress spoke about being treated differently since her dramatic weight loss.
She said on The Morning Crew with Hughesy, Ed and Erin that it was ‘interesting’ to see people’s attitudes change following her transformation.
‘I think what’s been really interesting is how other people treat you. Sometimes being bigger, people didn’t necessarily look twice at you,’ Rebel explained.
‘Now that I’m in good shape, people offer to carry my groceries to the car and hold doors open for you,’ she added.
‘I’m like, is this what other people experienced all the time?’
Sudden change: ‘Now that I’m in good shape, people offer to carry my groceries to the car and hold doors open for you,’ she added. Pictured before her weight loss in early 2020
The star said it was fascinating to see people’s reaction to her weight loss. ‘I also find it interesting that people pay so much attention to a weight loss transformation, when there’s so much going on in the world,’ she said.
Rebel made 2020 her ‘year of health’ and worked hard to overhaul her diet and fitness habits.
She shared a body-positive message with fans over the weekend, encouraging them not to judge themselves based on their weight.
The Hustlers actress posted a bathroom selfie to Instagram, in which she was wearing a robe and posing alongside a scale.
She wrote in the caption: ‘Rather than step on the scale, look at yourself in the mirror and be like, “Damn girl, you’re smart and talented and accomplished and perfect just the way you are.”‘
The ex files: The media personality previously dated actor Mickey Gooch Jr (pictured in 2015) and stuntman Aden Stay