“They’re not ready for that, at least as far as Jake.” RELATED: Reese & Jake: Separate Continents The pair first met on the Morocco set of the movie in 2006.
“Jake went and introduced himself to Reese,” a source close to both told PEOPLE.
In 2005, she was cast in the off-off-Broadway play “Kabbalah.” Playing Madonna, Emily says she was “so excited for and committed to” the role that she colored her raven locks blond — and went nude.
“As much as everyone thinks they’re right there, they’re really not near the whole marriage thing,” a source close to the couple told PEOPLE last spring.
“We never discussed what I’d be when I was growing up,” she says.
“It sort of did me a disservice.” She now works full-time as an artist (writing plays and music and acting) while also studying Torah at the Drisha Institute.
“Jake would marry her tomorrow, but Reese doesn’t want to go there yet, even though he would like to.” The source adds: “There’s a huge attraction between them, and they’ve becomes a team, partners, but Jake can be a little overbearing at times, and Reese is really happy with life right now. ” Then there are her children – daughter Ava, 10, and son Deacon, 6 – with former husband Ryan Phillippe to consider.
“The kids are her first priority,” says the source.