American actress and screenwriter Brit Marling has been a part of several movies and drama series both as a writer and actress. As a screenwriter, she has collaborated with fellow screenwriter Zal Batmanglij for a long time. While on one hand, their partnership long-term partnership has raised questions about their romantic involvement, she has also been linked to several men who have played her onscreen husband & boyfriends.
All the speculations are also the result of her secrecy concerning romantic involvement. Despite being 41, she has not married, but considering the fact that she has dated a few men in the past there are assumptions that she could be looking forward to walking down the aisle. Let’s find out.
Is Brit Marling Married?
As of 2024, Brit is not married and has not disclosed any plans regarding her wedding. The American actress and screenwriter gained recognition for her roles in films like Sound of My Voice (2011), Another Earth (2011), and The East, many of which premiered at the Sundance Film Festival. Despite her rising prominence, she has chosen to keep her personal life private, leaving her marital status unconfirmed.
Marling’s focus seems to be primarily on her career in the film industry rather than on her marital status, as she continues to captivate audiences with her talent on screen.
Many Speculate Zal Batmanglij As Brit Marling’s Future Husband: The Truth?
Brit and Zal, who is also an American film director and screenwriter, have been friends since their teenage years. They first met at Georgetown University back when Brit was just 18. Ever since, they have also worked together on several projects like Sound of My Voice, The East, The OA, & A Murder at the End of the World as co-writers and directors.
Along with their decades-long professional collaboration, their bonding as friends which is reflected on their social media profiles has raised questions on whether they are dating. In fact, some are quite sure of their romantic involvement and even have gone far enough to assume that Zal and Brit could marry at some point.
However, the fact is that Brit and Zal share a platonic relationship thus marriage is out of the question. They are known for their work together. Their latest collaboration A Murder at the End of the World, starring Emma Corrin, Harris Dickinson, Pegah Ferydoni, & Alice Braga, among others, has been well-received and praised by the audience.
Brit’s Onscreen Husband Jason Isaacs: Married In Real Life?
In the second season of The OA, Jason and Brit play a married couple, but it’s all part of the fictional world of the show. In real life, Isaac is married to actress Emma Hewitt since 2001. They first met while they were studying together. Their relationship has resulted in the joy of parenthood, as they have two daughters named Lily and Ruby.
So, despite the convincing portrayal of marriage on screen, Isaacs and Marling are not married to each other in reality. Their on-screen chemistry is simply a testament to their acting abilities, not their personal lives.
Brit Marling’s Ex-Boyfriend Was Filmmaker Mike Cahill
Her last known romantic relationship was with an American filmmaker Mike Cahill. She met her former boyfriend at Georgetown University where they eventually became friends and began dating.
As per the reports, they met back in 2004 and were in a relationship until 2012. While in a relationship, the ex-couple also went to Cuba together to shoot a documentary. Well, in an interview with Newyork Times, she even explained her experience there, she said,
Living in Cuba made me unafraid of whatever could happen to me. Nothing seemed as scary as waking up at 40 and realizing that I had not lived a very courageous life
Well, despite their break up, they share a professional relationship and are constantly in touch even at present.