Adam Brody knew he was interested in his now-wife, Leighton Meester, the first time he saw her at a local Los Angeles deli, though he wasn’t sure if she felt the same way. The Fleishman Is in Trouble star stopped at Penn Badgley’s Podcrushed, where it opened up about the first time it saw Meester. He was with CW producer Josh Schwartz and his Gossip Girl co-stars at Canters Deli.
Also, Read- Ariana Grande Finally Hits Back At Trolls For Body Shaming Her
“That’s when I saw her and, yeah, I fell in love instantly,” he said on the podcast. “And I was in love for a long time. I didn’t get to know her for many years after that, although we even worked together briefly. She is so beautiful and she is so sweet. She is very nice. She is so good.” (Hollywood Reporter)
Also, Read- Chris Evans Avoids Hosting SNL? Here’s The Reason
Shazam! The actor went on to explain that for some time before they started dating, he couldn’t read anything about her or what she wanted from him. “To her credit, she remained elusive and distant to me for so long,” she shared. “I couldn’t read it in full because while she claims to have been interested in me and all that stuff, not only has she not pursued it, I mean she was absolutely ready for that to ever happen.” He added jokingly that she was “fully prepared to let this message in the bottle float back into the sea at various points”. (Hollywood Reporter)
Brody and Meester have been married for nine years and were first romantically linked in 2013. They have two children together, a 7-year-old daughter, Arlo Day, and a 2-year-old son, whose name they have yet to announce.