Despite a string of films in which he has starred with Johnny Depp (The Libertine, 2004) Michelle Pfeiffer (Chéri, 2009), Emily Blunt (The Young Victoria, 2009), Friend craves quiet, nature and DIY.He is particularly excited about building his own house in east London at the moment. The 33-year-old "Homeland" actor is engaged to girlfriend Aimee Mullins, People magazine confirmed.The couple's happy news was revealed at Tuesday's L'Oréal Paris' Women of Worth Awards in New York."Keira partially had to accept it because of her rising profile.""It affected the harmony in the relationship.
They are caring for their severely disabled daughter, who in one scene, he shockingly rapes.
Even celebrity romances outside of Hollywood are hard to sustain. paper The Sun reported the decision came "after a heart-to-heart before Christmas," but a source told People magazine that the relationship actually ended a few months ago.
British actors Keira Knightley and Rupert Friend have split after five years, according to reports. "It was time for her to move on," the source told the mag, noting that their romance was hampered by career obligations and the time they had to spend apart.
"They were really adorable, just enjoying the night and each other's company." Mullins is a model, actress and athlete who competed in the Paralympics in 1996 as a double-amputee.
She was first romantically linked to Friend last year.