News | Entertainment
19 May 2024 16:24
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
     19 May: Melissa Joan Hart feels "really guilty" about taking Britney Spears out clubbing when she was underage
     19 May: Sabrina Carpenter finds it hard to "take a moment" and reflect
     19 May: Elle King had been "going through trauma" around the time of her infamous Dolly Parton performance
     19 May: Ashanti felt "so special" on Mother's Day
     19 May: Chris Pratt has been left "devastated" by the death of his former stunt double
     19 May: Jessica Biel's marriage to Justin Timberlake is a "work in progress"
     19 May: Kate Hudson feels "very connected" to her "patchwork family"
     Top Stories

    RUGBY RUGBY
    Black Ferns assistant coach Tony Christie is demanding a more consistent defensive display - despite conceding just the one try in their first test of the PAC-4 Championship More...


    BUSINESS BUSINESS
    Softening performance in the property market - reflecting external factors at play More...



     Today's News

    Accident and Emergency:
    State Highway 5 at Tapapa in Waikato is closed after a serious crash 16:17

    Accident and Emergency:
    The wreckage of what is understood to be a home built helicopter, has been removed following a crash at Uretiti Beach in Northland 15:27

    Politics:
    The Government have come in for fierce criticism at the Green Party State of the Planet speech 15:27

    Politics:
    The Green Party is laying out a different vision of the future, as the coalition's budget looms 14:57

    Netball:
    The Mainland Tactix are looking to replicate their suffocating defensive pressure against the Pulse when they host the Southern Steel this afternoon in the ANZ Premiership in Rangiora 14:17

    Rugby:
    Black Ferns assistant coach Tony Christie is demanding a more consistent defensive display - despite conceding just the one try in their first test of the PAC-4 Championship 14:07

    Golf:
    Americans Collin Morikawa and Xander Schauffele share a one-shot lead at 15-under overall after three rounds of the PGA golf Championship in Kentucky 13:27

    Rugby League:
    Warriors fullback Charnze Nicoll-Klokstad is prepared for an unfamiliar role in this afternoon's NRL magic round game against the Panthers in Brisbane 13:27

    Law and Order:
    Police are urgently seeking sightings of missing South Auckland woman Milika 12:27

    Accident and Emergency:
    A renewed warning about e-scooter safety .. after an Australian man was hit and killed in Melbourne 11:06


     News Search






    Power Search


    © 2024 New Zealand City Ltd