Mandy Moore and Andy Roddick may possibly not be Hollywood’s closest exes, but the two have remained helpful around the many years.
The two began dating in 2003 just after assembly on the established of the rom-com How to Offer. Just one calendar year soon after the tennis winner took residence the U.S. Open championship title, the few referred to as it quits in 2004.
Moore went on to marry — and divorce — Ryan Adams right before tying the knot with Dawes musician Taylor Goldsmith in 2018, welcoming sons Gus and Ozzie numerous yrs later on. Roddick, for his element, married wife Brooklyn Decker in 2009 and the two share a son, Hank, and a daughter, Stevie.
In the many years considering the fact that their early 2000s split, Roddick and the This Is Us alum have had practically nothing but regard for every single other — and their respective partners. Decker solely informed Us Weekly in March 2021 that she sent Moore and Goldsmith a present ahead of they welcomed their second youngster.
“I have in no way met her in person. … She is, as we all know, the kindest, most generous gem of a human,” Decker gushed. “I have nevertheless to give her a squeeze.”
Retain scrolling to see Moore and Roddick’s romantic relationship timeline:
Moore discovered that she and Roddick would have under no circumstances been released on the established of How to Offer if not for her mother. “About the last three weeks of the film, I fulfill this male who entirely just steals my heart. I’m so joyful and crushing on him. I have Mother to thank for that,” she explained to CBS’ The Early Show in July 2003. “Luckily, Andy obliged, recognized the invitation and arrived and achieved me on the set. I watched his tennis match the future working day and the rest is heritage, I guess.”
Moore supported her then-boyfriend at the 2003 U.S. Open, in the course of which Roddick defeated Juan Carlos Ferrero to take residence the Grand Slam Championship title.
The similar calendar year the pair broke issues off, Moore opened up about how the paparazzi influenced her and Roddick’s romance. “He was in town and we have been having dinner with pals, and some dude chased us obvious out of the restaurant,” she advised Teenager Vogue at the time. “We sat house for the relaxation of his remain.”
Mandy received candid about their break up in an interview with Howard Stern, explaining that Roddick “broke my heart … [That heartbreak] acquired poured into every thing,” she shared, noting that it wasn’t uncommon for men to “get a wandering eye” in interactions. “It’s human nature, component of the human ailment. You’re on to the up coming! It is Okay, was not intended to be.”
Moore participated in a digital roast for her ex titled “No Adore: The Roast of Andy Roddick” to elevate cash for his firm, The Andy Roddick Foundation. “I had hit music and strike videos and Andy, hit a ball,” she joked in the course of the fundraiser.
Prior to the occasion, Decker informed Accessibility Hollywood that Moore was a single of the first celebs to concur to participate. “She was this kind of a good activity,” the model explained to the outlet.
Roddick chimed in, “Apparently, she’s got some things to say,” to which Decker replied, “She’s obtained things to say and she taught me a handful of items that have been very disturbing.”
Decker mentioned that she “harbor[ed]” anger towards Moore since “she obtained his superior a long time,” prompting a snicker from Roddick. “She obtained the hair. She obtained like the U.S. Open up Championship. She obtained the fantastic things.”
Moore celebrated the 20th anniversary of Roddick’s U.S. Open up win by sharing a profile he did with GQ Sporting activities via her Instagram Tale. “Andy was a actually formative element of my younger adult daily life and even though we’re not in contact, I was so moved by this post reflecting on the 20th anniversary of his U.S. Open win and the kind of lifetime he’s led given that,” she wrote at the time.”
Her publish ongoing: “I’m so pleased for him and his household. Congrats on this milestone, Andy!”
The “Candy” singer also commented on Decker’s Instagram submit about the story, producing, “I loved this article. Congrats on the 20th Anniversary of the Open!”
Decker responded to the message by calling Moore a “class act,” introducing, “You were a large aspect of his life (and basically there 😂) in the course of that time ❤️.”