They wed last summer, and now, the actress is explaining why she demanded the paperwork.
"For women in Hollywood, when they’re coupling, everything is about the brand. Everything is about latching on to a rising star, so you can kick your heels up. That’s never been my story, ever," she told Yahoo Style. "I make sure to let people know all of the hard work that’s gone into my career."
"Now that it’s time to get married to a man who happens to play basketball and has done well for himself, I want to make it clear that I have in no way hitched my wagon to his star," she said. "I have my own wagon and star."