"The only option is to get on with things." Speaking from his home in Richmond, south west London, he added: "They were together for quite a long time and it is always hard breaking up.
“She's focused on her work." The newspaper reported that “cracks” appeared in early December when Friend, 29, attended the London Coliseum gala production of The Nutcracker, instead taking his mother Caroline.
But now Rupert‘s found love again too and it seems his relationship with inspirational Aimee couldn’t be anymore different from his past high-profile romance.
Since she had her legs amputated when she was just one year old, Aimee loathes being described as ‘disabled’ and has gone on to become a famed public speaker, top athlete and successful model, even becoming a muse for the late Alexander Mc Queen.
Friend was apparently quite the gentleman to his bride-to-be all evening.
"He was very doting the whole night, pulling out her chair, opening the car door," said the source.
Homeland star and Keira Knightley‘s ex, Rupert Friend, 33, is engaged to his girlfriend, Paralympic athlete Aimee Mullins, 38.
The model and sportswoman let her good news slip on the red carpet at the L’Oreal event, Paris Women of Worth Awards, when she called Rupert her ‘fiancé’.
2, at the L' Oréal Paris Women of Worth awards.Knightley has become Britain’s best paid actress after earning Oscar and BAFTA nominations, a modelling contract with Chanel.Estimated to be worth £30 million, she has two new films in the pipeline and ongoing theatre work.Pennsylvania-born Aimee is a public speaker, former Paralympian and a model.Born with a medical condition that resulted in the amputation of her lower legs, she went on to compete at the 1996 Paralympics in Atlanta, where she set three world records.