News | Entertainment
21 May 2024 22:53
NZCity News
NZCity CalculatorReturn to NZCity

  • Start Page
  • Personalise
  • Sport
  • Weather
  • Finance
  • Shopping
  • Jobs
  • Horoscopes
  • Lotto Results
  • Photo Gallery
  • Site Gallery
  • TVNow
  • Dating
  • SearchNZ
  • NZSearch
  • Crime.co.nz
  • RugbyLeague
  • Make Home
  • About NZCity
  • Contact NZCity
  • Your Privacy
  • Advertising
  • Login
  • Join for Free

  •   Home > News > Entertainment

    Jon Bon Jovi approves of his son Jake Bongiovi's engagement to Millie Bobby Brown - declaring they are "gonna be great together"

    Model Jake, 21, announced plans to marry 'Stranger Things' star Millie, 20, last year and now his rocker dad has weighed in on the relationship and given his approval - comparing the young couple's love to his own romance with wife Dorothea, who was his high school sweetheart before they tied the knot in 1989


    Bon Jovi told The Times newspaper: "I've gotten to know her in the last year, she works really hard, and she and Jake will grow together in their own way.

    "It is an accelerated version of what I went through 40 years ago and I think, with the support of family around them, they're gonna be great together."

    The 'Enola Holmes' actress recently told how Jake's proposal almost ended in disaster after he popped the question while they were out diving on vacation - and she dropped the ring "deep" into the ocean.

    Appearing on 'The Tonight Show Starring Jimmy Fallon', Millie revealed: "We go under, and we're like many metres down, and he gives me like a shell. And I turn it over, and it's a ring."

    The pair looked at one another but couldn't hear what the other was saying so Millie had to gesture her acceptance.

    After they "freaked out" about being engaged, Jake then put the ring on Millie's finger, and then disaster struck.

    She explained: "He puts the ring on my hand and as I go to show him, the ring falls off my finger, plummets like, so fast, it was like a a cinematic movie."

    The diving instructor warned Jake he shouldn't go after the ring in case his brain "exploded" but he ignored the advice.

    Millie continued: "Jake threw himself into - like, so deep. Like the diver was like, 'You can't do that. Your ears. Literally, your brain will explode.'

    "He throws himself, he does a cinematic like grab, opens, and he saved the ring. I truly feel like it's a reflection of who he is, and I feel like we're always going to have each other's back. And if anyone drops the ball, we got it. So there we go."

    © 2024 Bang Showbiz, NZCity

     Other Entertainment News
     21 May: David Beckham has hailed his daughter-in-law Nicola Peltz Beckham's late grandmother Bunny as the "most amazing lady"
     21 May: Sharon Stone feels she is being robbed of an acting career due to ageism in the movie business
     21 May: Britney Spears has claimed her broken foot is "better" already
     21 May: Prince Edward admits Queen Elizabeth's death was "far more emotional" because it came so soon after Prince Philip's passing
     21 May: A man has been arrested for allegedly punching Steve Buscemi in the face
     21 May: Sean 'Diddy' Combs' former assistant wasn't "surprised" by video footage of him allegedly assaulting Cassie Ventura in a hotel
     21 May: Kristin Chenoweth was "severely abused" in a relationship
     Top Stories

    RUGBY RUGBY
    Black Ferns assistant coach Steve Jackson insists the side isn't becoming too predictable More...


    BUSINESS BUSINESS
    The Emergency Management Minister says officials are being cautious about today's weather bomb More...



     Today's News

    Living & Travel:
    One dead as London-Singapore flight makes emergency landing due to turbulence 22:47

    Environment:
    The middle of the country can expect more wet weather, with Metservice issuing orange heavy rain warnings for a number of areas 21:57

    Entertainment:
    David Beckham has hailed his daughter-in-law Nicola Peltz Beckham's late grandmother Bunny as the "most amazing lady" 21:36

    Law and Order:
    Six youths have been taken into custody after police recovered a stolen vehicle in West Auckland 21:17

    Entertainment:
    Sharon Stone feels she is being robbed of an acting career due to ageism in the movie business 21:06

    Entertainment:
    Britney Spears has claimed her broken foot is "better" already 20:36

    Entertainment:
    Prince Edward admits Queen Elizabeth's death was "far more emotional" because it came so soon after Prince Philip's passing 20:06

    Entertainment:
    A man has been arrested for allegedly punching Steve Buscemi in the face 19:36

    Entertainment:
    Sean 'Diddy' Combs' former assistant wasn't "surprised" by video footage of him allegedly assaulting Cassie Ventura in a hotel 19:06

    Accident and Emergency:
    Two Rotorua lines workers are being called heroes - for rescuing a woman in a flooding car 18:57


     News Search






    Power Search


    © 2024 New Zealand City Ltd