Sam Asghari on His ‘Surreal’ Marriage to Britney Spears

Sam Asgharic has opened up about his marriage to the “amazing” Britney Spears in his first interview since their wedding earlier this month

The actor appeared on Good morning America in an interview that aired Wednesday to promote his upcoming movie Hot Seatin which he shines next to Mel Gibson

Of course, the conversation turned to his recent marriage to the singer.

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Sam Asghari in Good Morning America interview for his new movie 'Hot Seat' with Mel Gibson
Sam Asghari in Good Morning America interview for his new movie ‘Hot Seat’ with Mel Gibson (Good Morning America)

“The man thing hasn’t touched me yet,” Asghari said.

“It was way too late for us,” he said of their marriage. “We imagined this would be a fairytale, and it was. And we wanted to celebrate with, you know, our loved ones, our closest people. We just wanted to celebrate, and that’s what we did.”

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Asghari credited his wife with helping to improve his acting career.

“I didn’t really get noticed until, you know, my wife gave me this great platform to work with,” he said.

“So I’m always grateful for that. And I’m always so grateful for that.”

Sam Asghari poses for a photo with ABC News' Will Reeve.
Sam Asghari poses for a photo with ABC News’ Will Reeve. (Good morning America)

“I’m not taking any opportunity that I take for granted and I’m really trying to stay positive with everything that’s happening,” Asghari added.

The couple met on the set of Spears’ music video for the song slumber party in 2016.

Asghari and Spears got engaged in September 2021days before the singer won her lawsuit to end her 13-year conservatorship.

The couple announced they were expecting in April but suffered a pregnancy loss weeks before they get married in June.

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Asghari and Spears became engaged in September 2021, days before the singer won her lawsuit to end her 13-year conservatorship (Jordan Strauss/Invision/AP)

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