Co-Stars on “A League of Their Own Seriescelebrate Abbi Jacobson as she gets engaged to Jodi Balfour. Her co-stars in the Amazon Prime Videos unreleased series couldn’t hold their excitement as their colleague was set to tie the knot with her lover. In Jacobson’s interview with People, she revealed that her relationship with Balfour hasn’t been discreet. This means that the engagement has been long-expected.
Jacobson and Jodi Before Engagement
Abbi Jacobson confirmed that she’s engaged to Jodi Balfour as she celebrated Saturday with her co-stars from A League of Their Own series. Jacobson’s colleagues were present for the Cinespia screening for the 30th anniversary of the original “A League of Their Own” movie.
Her co-stars, after the essence of the screening, didn’t hesitate to reveal their excitement for the 38-year-old’s engagement. Jacobson’s co-star in the series and friend for 15 years D’arcy Carden was really happy for her. Carden spoke the team’s mind as she exclaimed that it was great that Abbi Jacobson and Jodi Balfour are engaged. She further revealed that the team is happy and they love Jodi.
Another costar on A League of Your Own, Chanté Adams, congratulated Jacobson while kidding on social media. The American actress joked that they had to hide it for too long. In her words:
“We’ve had to hide it for… No, I’m kidding.”
Jacobson replied to Carden amidst jokes while revealing her relationship with Jodi wasn’t a secret. According to Jacobson:
“No, you haven’t. You haven’t had to hide it. That wasn’t a thing. It wasn’t a secret.”
Abbi Jacobson And Balfour Before They Got Engaged
Jacobson and Balfour, 35, started dating in 2020. However, the couple on Thursday made their red carpet debut at LA’s premiere of A League of Their Own. The newly engaged couple celebrated their anniversary in October 2021 with a series of cute pictures. Jacobson expressed her love as she reiterated how lucky she was to have Balfour.
Balfour is a South African actress who has appeared in movies like Supernatural, The Crown, and True Detective. Recent news also reveals that she’ll join the cast of Ted Lasso‘s third and ‘maybe’ final season. She reacted to Jacobson’s anniversary post by referring to her as the best surprise of her life in her caption. In her words:
“365 days of the best surprise of my life,”
The love among the couple looks genuine. Family, friends, Fans, and other well-wishers expect a fruitful union from the duo.