The Freaks and Geeks alum exclusively told Us in May 2021 how her relationship with the Blue Valentine star shifted amid the coronavirus pandemic. “It has been a little bit tricky because while we’re sort of so much closer in some way, we haven’t been able to, like, really cuddle and spend as much time together as we would love,” Philipps said, noting she moved from L.A. to New York amid COVID-19 to film Girls5Eva, which put her in the same city as Williams.
The duo were able to see one another toward the end of 2020 after social distancing apart for a little bit. “Both of our families quarantined and then ended up spending some time over the holiday break together. And that was, like, really, really wonderful,” Philipps explained. “And I am so thrilled to be close to her now.”Back to top