Max Ehrich says he found out about his broken engagement to Demi Lovato through the media.
The 29-year-old actor took to Instagram stories and wrote ‘Imagine finding out the status of your relationship through a tabloid.’
He added: ‘While you [sic] in the middle of filming a biopic about a preacher in a Christian church whose purpose of the film is to help people ‘
Au: Max Ehrich revealed on Saturday morning that he found out through the media about his broken engagement to Demi Lovato
News of the pair’s split came on Thursday amid rumors that Max had been sending “ thirsty ” messages to Selena Gomez. Demi also reportedly didn’t trust Max’s intentions and thinks he asked for attention.
Max signed off his Instagram posts on Saturday writing ‘God bless’.
Meanwhile, Demi shared her first Instagram on Friday without her engagement ring.
The singer, 28, split with Max after discovering that he once sent obsessive and ‘thirsty’ messages to Demi’s former BFF Selena Gomez in 2015.
Demi took to the social media platform hours after the news broke to share a video of herself with her glamor crew wearing a T-shirt with the words ‘dogs about people’ splashing across the chest, referring to her current feelings towards her ex.
Personal Issues: The 29-year-old actor followed up with two more posts revealing he’s on the set of a new movie
Ringless: On Friday, Demi shared her first Instagram post since the split – without her engagement ring
There are also reports that the singer believes her ex was ‘asked for attention’ and that she ‘ignored many red flags’
A source said: “She didn’t know who Max really was and didn’t think he had good intentions … There were a lot of red flags that she ignored and tried to turn a blind eye.”
While another insider added, “She doesn’t trust him and thinks he’s vague … She feels he’s proposed to get attention.”
A third source explained: “It started to go downhill [when he said he was flying out to Atlanta for work]. They argued a lot and Demi didn’t want him to go without her … There was a lot of tension and Demi left him to get a clear head. ‘
However, Demi is said to be ‘distraught’ about the split.
A source told E! News: ‘She really loved him and wanted it to work. Demi is really upset and distraught about it. ‘
A source said People Thursday: “It was a tough decision, but Demi and Max have decided to go their separate ways and focus on their respective careers.”
‘Dogs about people’: Demi took to the social media platform hours after the news went out to share a video of herself with her glamor crew, wearing a T-shirt with the words ‘dogs about people’ running across the chest splash and referred to her current feelings
They added, ‘They have respect and love for each other and will always cherish the time they have spent together.’
News that there were problems in the relationship cam earlier in the day when another source mentioned it Page six: “It’s not over yet …, but it’s on the way.”
The outlet reported that Demi’s bodyguard and sister Max were unfollowed on Instagram, with the couple not liking or commenting on each other’s recent social media posts.
Rocky: The singer, 28, and the American actor, 29, have taken time out for their relationship, having been rumored earlier this month that Max once sent ‘thirsty messages’ to Demi’s former BFF Selena Gomez in 2015
Demi and Max have had a whirlwind romance that started in March just before the coronavirus pandemic started.
And sources later revealed that they had decided to go into quarantine together at Demi’s house during the lockdown.
Demi and the former soap actor soon started bragging about their love on social media.
They announced their engagement in July, alongside a beachside photo shoot with Demi’s shiny diamond ring.
Earlier this month, Demi admitted that they were considering fleeing amid the pandemic, limiting large gatherings to 10 people.
The singer said she wants their marriage to be ‘sacred’ between them while she went to Popcrush Nights.
She seemed torn between a big wedding and running away, saying, “On the one hand, I would like to run away because my life is so public and I want to keep it sacred between me and him.
Add: ‘On the other hand, I want my friends and family to be there for a party. But I can’t do that until the pandemic is over, because it is not safe. ‘
Social Clues: Demi’s bodyguard and sister did not follow Max on Instagram, with the couple not liking or commenting on each other’s recent social media posts
Their relationship seemed to hit rocky waters earlier this month when fans claimed to have screenshots of tweets and other social media posts of Max pitting Demi and her former BFF Selena Gomez against each other.
Demi took to Instagram earlier this month to seemingly debunk a slew of viral screenshots that showed gross tweets Max had taken in 2015.
‘It’s really sad when people TAKE images to set women against each other. When women are in conflict, it’s NOT YOU between them, ” the former Disney star wrote.
In the tweets, Max reportedly wrote that Lovato’s former best friend Selena was ‘prettier’ and more vocally gifted than she.
Real or fake? This week, more posts have emerged showing Max’s alleged obsession with Selena Gomez
Fanboy: In this screenshot, Max wrote ‘MARRY ME NOW’ during a live broadcast of Selena
Admiration: It also turns out that Max has a similar tattoo to the singer
And this week, after the split, more reports have surfaced showing Max appearing to be writing ‘Marry me now’ to Selena during live broadcasts.
He is also said to have a matching tattoo, just like that of a musical note on Selena’s wrist.
There is a blog dedicated to revealing Max’s alleged past posts about his love for Selena. He is also accused of setting up a fake profile about him and Selena as the ‘perfect couple’.
Before their split, when rumors of Max’s obsession first surfaced, Demi passionately challenged the validity of the previous tweets and even went as far as urging ‘tabloids’ to write about ‘more important sh * t’.
Whirlwind: Demi and Max have had a whirlwind romance, which started in March just before the coronavirus pandemic started, and announced their engagement in July
Covid wedding: Earlier this month, Demi admitted she was considering fleeing amid the pandemic, limiting large gatherings to 10 people
Selena is clearly a touchy topic for Demi, as the pair have endured a rocky friendship since they rose to fame on Disney Channel in the mid-2000s.
Lovato talked about their crumbling friendship in an interview with Harper’s Bazaar in May.
When you grow up with someone, you will always love them. But I’m not friends with her, so it felt… I will always love her, and I wish everyone the very best, ”she explained.
End of an Era: Selena Gomez is clearly a touchy subject for Demi, as the pair have endured a rocky friendship since they rose to fame on Disney Channel in the mid-2000s; Demi and Selena pictured in 2011