NKOTB’s Jonathan Knight Confirms He And Harley Rodriguez Are Married

Pop star-turned-home renovation skilled Jonathan Knight can now add “doting husband” to his rising listing of titles.

The New Youngsters on the Block star gave a delicate replace on his relationship standing in an interview with “Entertainment Tonight” that aired Wednesday. When “ET” host Lauren Zima seen Knight was casually referring to Harley Rodriguez as “my husband,” he confirmed that he and his longtime beau had tied the knot.

“Yes, we’re married ― yes,” Knight mentioned. “But everybody just assumed we’re married, so, I never say yes or no ’cause I don’t wanna lie.”

He clarified that he and Rodriguez have but to have a good time their nuptials with family and friends as a result of COVID-19 pandemic, however a proper fête is “coming.”

Although Knight didn’t specify when his marriage ceremony had taken place, he started referring to Rodriguez, a health coach, as “my husband” on Instagram as early as April of this yr.

Harley Rodriguez (left) and Jonathan Knight on “The Amazing Race” in 2015.

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The 2 males have reportedly been courting since 2008, and have been joint contestants on the twenty sixth season of “The Amazing Race,” which aired in 2015. They grew to become engaged a yr later.

Showing on “The Jenny McCarthy Show” in 2016, Knight mentioned he and Rodriguez had “always considered ourselves a married couple,” including that the proposal occurred throughout a rafting journey on Africa’s Zambezi River.

“We’re two guys ― it’s always hard, like, who proposes? Who asks? I’ve been waiting for him to ask, he’s probably been waiting for me to ask,” Knight defined. Nonetheless, he described the complete expertise as “absolutely beautiful” and “so romantic.”

A Boston native, Knight has spent the previous two years showcasing his ardour for historic residence preservation on “Farmhouse Fixer,” on which he and designer Kristina Crestin restore centuries-old New England farmhouses. The HGTV sequence’ second season premiered Wednesday.

In fact, the previous teen heartthrob hasn’t turned his again on music. He and his NKOTB bandmates Jordan Knight, Joey McIntyre, Donnie Wahlberg and Danny Wooden wrapped their 2022 Mixtape Tour final month after performances in additional than 50 cities throughout the U.S.