Two years later she started dated Kutcher, with who she shares two kids, daughter Wyatt, 3, and son Dimitri, 1.
“I told my mum I was seeing him. We were driving up Laurel Canyon, and I was like, ‘Mum, I have to tell you I’m dating somebody. And she was like, ‘Oh tell me! Who are you dating?’ And I was like, ‘You’ve got to brace yourself for this one … I’m dating Ashton Kutcher. And she literally was like, ‘Shut the f**k up’ in Russian,” she recalled.
“He was coming off of a divorce. He was post, post, post, way post-divorce, but I think there was a lot of misconceptions about the divorce,” she said.
“People had a weird perception of who he was based on rumours that he didn’t correct,” she continued.
“We went into this relationship super transparent with one another, so we knew 100 per cent each other’s faults, we knew exactly who we were. … And we were like, ‘I accept you for who you are.’”
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