Justin Timberlake jokingly called stunning wife Jessica Biel a soccer mom, but his lighthearted comment hit her hard — and RadarOnline.com has learned exclusively it’s put the pop star in the doghouse!
“Justin recently joked to friends how motherhood has changed his wife, but not in a way she thinks is funny,” said an insider close to the A-listers. “Jessica overheard Justin jest that when she’s not on the red carpet, she looks like a small-town housewife with too much to do … She heard Justin refer to her as a soccer mom and blew a gasket!”
Now the celebrity couple is in marriage counseling, sources told Radar.
“A friend of the couple suggested marriage therapy before things got worse,” the insider revealed. “They’re going once a week.”
Timberlake, 37, praised his actress/producer spouse in his recent autobiography, “Hindsight & All the Things I Can’t See in Front of Me.” But privately, the singer “told friends Jessica’s insecurity can sometimes drive him nuts and he wished she’d lighten up,” added the source.
The actress 36, has “had issues about not feeling ‘hot’ anymore since giving birth three years ago to their son, Silas,” claimed the pal. “It took her ages to get Justin to settle down … the jokes do not sit well with Jess.
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