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Ethan Slater is deep into rehearsals for his subsequent Broadway present — and is exhibiting off the journey through social media.
“Spamalot (not pictured),” Slater, 31, captioned a Wednesday, September 6, Instagram carousel on his newly reactivated public profile. (Slater had made his account personal shortly after information broke in July that he and Ariana Grande sparked a romance regardless of their respective marriages.)
Within the Wednesday add, Slater posted a selfie and video footage within the rehearsal room with director Lorenzo Pisoni. It was introduced final month that Slater — who scored a Tony nomination in 2018 for his lead position in SpongeBob SquarePants The Musical — would play The Historian/Prince Herbert within the upcoming revival of Spamalot. The Broadway manufacturing begins performances in New York Metropolis on October 31.
Grande, 30, subtly confirmed her assist by dropping a “like” on the put up.
Us Weekly confirmed in July that Grande and Slater sparked an on-set romance whereas filming the extremely anticipated two-part Depraved adaptation. (Grande will star as Galinda/Glinda, whereas Slater is about to convey munchkin Boq to life on the massive display screen.)
“Ariana and Ethan are relationship; nevertheless issues are pretty new. Ariana and Dalton [Gomez] break up in January, and Ethan is separated from his spouse [Lilly Jay], ” a supply completely instructed Us on the time. “Ariana and Ethan have solely just lately begun seeing one another however they’ve quite a lot of enjoyable collectively and are having fun with one another’s firm.”
Grande and Gomez, 28, began relationship in early 2020 earlier than they received married one 12 months later. They sparked break up hypothesis earlier this summer time when Grande — who had been in London solo whereas filming Depraved — stepped out at Wimbledon with out her wedding ceremony ring.
Slater, for his half, had been with Jay for practically a decade, tying the knot in 2018. The duo, who share a 12-month-old son, separated after he left to movie Depraved. Us confirmed in July that Slater filed for divorce.
“[Ariana’s] the story actually. Not a woman’s lady. My household is simply collateral injury,” Jay alleged in a press release later that month, noting she wished to prioritize a wholesome coparenting relationship with Slater.
Neither Grande nor Slater have additional addressed their relationship, although her delicate “like” maybe hints that they’re nonetheless going robust.
A second supply beforehand instructed Us final month that Grande has been suggested to “take issues slower” of their romance. “She’s very conscious of how she’s perceived by her followers, and he or she’s attempting to be mature. [But] if it have been as much as her, she’d be seen with him tomorrow,” the insider added.