The Olivia Wilde and Jason Sudeikis split came as a sudden shock to many fans worldwide. The “Booksmart” Director split with her partner of 9 years Jason Sudeikis earlier this year; they share two kids, a 6-year-old son Otis and 4-year-old daughter Daisy. The couple had dated for nearly 10 years before calling it quits
Soon after the split, Olivia Wilde posted a story on Instagram featuring both of her kids pictured behind a white fence where horses were being kept in, both were wearing boots along with casual outfits from what looked like a fun day out with their mom. Being the responsible Mom she is, they were also wearing masks so as to prevent the spread of the coronavirus, which has affected tons of people in the United States as well as worldwide.
She also posted another cute selfie on her Instagram story with a horse where she looked like she was enjoying her day out.
Why did Olivia Wilde and Jason Sudeikis split?
Jason and Olivia ended their engagement of 7 years earlier this year quietly, as reported by People on Saturday.
Although reasons for their shocking split are unknown, reports from an Insider said that their separation was ‘amicable’ and that they are now in a ‘great co-parenting routine’, adding to that they also said that their children are the ‘priority’ as of now.
The now separated couple had met at an after party for Saturday Night Live’s Season 36 finale, leading to romance among the two after a few months
Even before they met the two were both coming out of marriages with Wilde being married to Italian filmmaker Prince Tao Ruspoli whom she divorced in 2011 and Sudeikis separating from Pitch Perfect producer Ray Cannon in 2008 and subsequently divorcing in 2010
Despite their separation, the two had a very busy 2020 with a very hectic schedule especially for Olivia Wilde.
She is set to direct and play a supporting role in an upcoming psychological thriller set in the 1950’s called ‘Don’t Worry Darling’ following which she will direct a biopic about gymnast Kerri Strug named ‘Perfect’.
As for Jason Sudeikis, he recently starred in Ted Lasso, an Apple TV+ series about an American football coach that gets hired to coach an English football team for which he is also a co-writer.