Naya Rivera’s ex-boyfriend, actor Tahj Mowry, mentioned his relationship with the late star and the unhappiness he feels for her household virtually a 12 months after her loss of life.The 34-year-old actor and the “Glee” star have been an merchandise in 2000 after assembly on the set of the ‘90s sitcom “Sensible Man,” in keeping with Leisure Tonight. After getting collectively, they stayed collectively for 4 years earlier than their lives and careers took completely different paths. Chatting with Glamour, Mowry famous that Rivera was not solely his first superstar crush, she was his “first every thing.” Nevertheless, he was extraordinarily cautious to not communicate disrespectfully of the late actress given the truth that he nonetheless has a relationship together with her household. “That’s straightforward for me. Naya Rivera. She lately handed away, which was actually, actually tough. I’ve a lot respect for her household. I nonetheless am in communication with them, so I simply need to be certain that I’m respectful of that and what her household goes by means of,” he informed the outlet. NAYA RIVERA 911 AUDIO, SURVEILLANCE VIDEO RELEASEDMowry continued, “She was positively my first every thing. I believe subconsciously it’s why I by no means actually date like that as a result of nobody actually ever… I do know sometime somebody may, however it’s arduous to measure as much as the kind of woman and girl she was.”
Naya Rivera’s ex, Tahj Mowry, opened up about her loss of life one 12 months later.
(AP/Getty Photos)Rivera died in an unintended drowning incident at Lake Piru close to Los Angeles, Calif. in July 2020. Her physique was found following an in depth five-day search after her son was discovered sleeping alone within the boat they rented after she didn’t return it. His feedback to Glamour echo these he made beforehand in a social media put up devoted to Rivera. On the time, Mowry was among the many many celebrities who took to social media to pay tribute to the late star after she went lacking.‘GLEE’ STAR NAYA RIVERA YELLED FOR ‘HELP’ BEFORE ACCIDENTAL DROWNING, INVESTIGATIVE REPORT REVEALS”We grew up collectively. We grew to become adults collectively. We skilled so many firsts collectively. You have been my first expertise with every thing; love, intimacy, heartbreak. We broke every others hearts after which mended them again collectively…greater than as soon as,” he wrote on the time. “I’ll by no means not consider you. No girl has ever measured up what you gave me or the way you made me really feel. I’ve by no means appreciated to confess it however I’ve by no means stopped loving you. Part of me all the time wished for the day the place God would deliver us again collectively to be what we dreamt we might have been.”CLICK HERE TO SIGN UP FOR OUR ENTERTAINMENT NEWSLETTERThe put up was talked about within the Glamour article, prompting the star to as soon as once more observe that he feels bizarre speaking about what her loss of life meant to him given what her household is presently going by means of. CLICK HERE TO GET THE FOX NEWS APP”It’s a tough factor to speak about, as a result of to consider her mom and her ex-husband and her little one and her sister and her brother…the peak of what they went by means of is instances a thousand,” he concluded. “I virtually really feel like I can’t even discuss my emotions as a result of they don’t even measure as much as the ache that they went by means of and are nonetheless going by means of. However sure, a lot like to her whole household—her brother, her sister, her little one, and her ex-husband as nicely.”