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The Untold Truth Of Jim Parsons’ Husband – Todd Spiewak

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• Todd Spiewak was born in 1977 in Boston, Massachusetts
• He graduated from Boston University with a degree in graphic design
• He is an executive producer for the series "Young Sheldon" and has produced multiple other projects
• He is married to Jim Parsons, who is most known for his portrayal of Sheldon Cooper in the show "Big Bang Theory"
• Todd has a net worth of $7 million and his and Jim's joint assets are estimated at $87 million

Introduction

When someone mentions Todd Spiewak, most people see him as the husband of more famous Sheldon Cooper from the show “Big Bang Theory”. However, Spiewak isn’t just a lazy spouse of a rich wife – he has his own successful career in Hollywood. Who is Jim Parsons’ husband? What does he do for a living?

Early life and Education

Todd Spiewak was born on 19 January 1977, in Boston, Massachusetts USA. Little is known about his early life as he keeps this information private.

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After he matriculated from a high school located in his hometown, he enrolled at Boston University, and in 1999 he graduated with a Bachelor’s degree in fine arts in the field of graphic design. Spiewak then moved to New York  to find better career options for his profession.

Career

In New York, Spiewak started working as an advertisement designer for several big companies, including Kitchen Aid, Barnes and Nobles, The American Express and The New York Times.

However, Spiewak subsequently changed his career path to become a movie producer.

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He first started as an executive producer for a 2017 documentary about four patients who underwent special treatment for their conditions, called “First in Human: The Trials of Building 10”.  That same year, he was an executive producer of the TV movie “The Family Gene”.

In late 2017, Spiewak gained worldwide recognition as an executive producer of a series about the childhood of his husband’s character, “Young Sheldon”. He remained the producer of all of the show’s episodes, and as of April 2020, he is still working on the same series.

In 2018 Spiewak produced the family drama called “A Kid Like Jake”, and the next year he also produced eight episodes of the TV series “Special”.

At the same time, he was a producer of TV shows such as “Last Chance Hospital” and “The Monarchy is Going to Sh*t”.

Marriage to Jim Parson

Spiewak met Jim Parsons in 2002 at a New York karaoke bar, and the two instantly felt a spark.

Jim Parsons is the famous actor who is most known for his portrayal of Sheldon Cooper in the CBS TV sitcom “The Big Bang Theory”, and could also be seen in movies such as “A Kid Like Jake” – which was produced by Spiewak – “Hidden Figures” and “Visions”. Parsons has also won four Primetime Emmy Awards and one Golden Globe Award.

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Despite starting their relationship just a few weeks after their meeting in 2002, the couple wasn’t seen together in public until 2013, when they attended the 9th annual GLSEN Respect Awards, held in the Beverly Hills Hotel in Los Angeles, California. During this event, the duo won an Inspiration Award for being the business-savvy couple of the year. They have also won a Bravo Otto – Hot Couple Award, for being amongst the best-looking couples in the entertainment industry. The news of the two dating for years came as a surprise to Parsons fan base, and the media across the world. Most people don’t know that Parsons gave Spiewak a shout out during the Emmy Award ceremony in 2010, but no one present suspected a thing.

The couple married on 13th May 2017, after 15 years of dating, in a ceremony held at Rainbow Room, the legendary rooftop cocktail lounge located in New York City.

Parsons has several times named his husband as his ‘favorite individual in the world’.

Sometime after their marriage, the couple stated that they are considering finding a surrogate mother for their first child. This came as a surprise to the public, as Parsons has always claimed that he doesn’t want the responsibility of having to take care of a baby. However, in time he’s apparently changed his mind, and supported his husband’s wishes to have a family.

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Personal Life

Spiewak and his husband have created a production company named That’s Wonderful Productions, LLC.

The couple owns two dogs, a Maltese and a Shih Tzu.

Unsurprisingly both Spiewak and Parsons are huge advocates for LGBT rights, and have become one of the trademarks of the gay community, especially in New York where they spend most of their time. However, the couple has stated numerous times that they are simply two persons who are in love, and that they don’t want to encourage others to become gays, nor to be known only as a gay couple.

Spiewak does his best to keep his life private and away from the media. However, Parsons has discovered in a speech that Mr. and Mrs Spiewak are present in their lives and that they are rather supportive of their relationship and life choices.

He is not a fan of social media and doesn’t own any public accounts. His husband, however, is rather popular on Instagram, where he has around seven million followers, and often posts pictures of his husband and their dogs.

Net Worth

Spiewak has excelled in his career paths, and this helped him earned a little fortune.

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As a graphic designer, his annual salary was estimated at being somewhere between $93,446 and $143,516. His net worth is estimated at around $7 million – which is impressive, but a lot less than his husband makes, as Parsons’ net worth is reputedly more than $80 million.

Spiewak and Parsons share a home in a part of the New York City that is entitled Gramercy Park. In 2011, they have purchased a penthouse in Manhattan, New York, for a price of $1.822 million. The next year, they bought another apartment in the same neighborhood, and this one was even more expensive, at a whopping $2.825 million.

The couple has sold one of their properties in 2019, and from this sale alone they have earned $6.95 million. The house had 3.5 bathrooms and three bedrooms and its asking price was $8.995 million!

Spiewak and Parsons also share several luxury cars, such as a Ford Mustang that has a base value of $25,000 and a Mercedes Benz that has a base value of $149,000.

Physical characteristics

Spiewak is a handsome man with a slim body, black hair and deep brown eyes. He hasn’t disclosed his exact height or weight, but judging from the photos he is just a little bit shorter than his husband who is 6 ft 1 ins (1.86 m) tall.

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Everything About Tracy Morgan’s Wife – Megan Wollover

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Who is Megan Wollover?

Megan Wollover was born on 7 November 1987, in New Jersey, USA, and is an actress as well as a model, but perhaps best known for being the wife of actor Tracy Morgan. Her husband rose to fame as a cast member of “Saturday Night Live”, before further establishing himself through the series “30 Rock” for which he won an Emmy Award.

The Net Worth of Megan Wollover

As of early-2020, Megan Wollover’s net worth is estimated to be over $1 million, earned through success in her various endeavors. While she doesn’t work as much as she used to, she probably also benefits from the wealth accrued by her husband, as Morgan has a net worth estimated to be over $50 million, thanks to a successful career in comedy.

Early Life, Education, and Relationship Beginnings

Megan grew up in New Jersey and remained there for most of her life. After matriculating from high school, she enrolled at Crimini College, and around this time developed an interest in modeling. Shortly after graduating, started to work as a model, appearing in several projects.

She was intent on finding a long term partner romance-wise but had a lot of relationship problems. She shared with a friend who turned out to be friendly with Morgan, who at the time had just had a falling out from a previous relationship, and was looking for a partner.

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The two were introduced to each other through a blind date; she was surprised that she was on a date with a well-known comedian, but was impressed by his engaging conversation and genuine demeanor. Apparently he thought that she was very beautiful, and started to fall in love.

The Life of Tracy Morgan

Tracy had a troubled childhood. He was the son of a veteran from the Vietnam War who returned home as a heroin addict, a vice that would cause him to leave the family when Tracy was just six years old.

During high school, Tracy became romantically involved with a woman named Sabrina and they had a child together, however, learning that his father had contracted AIDS from a hypodermic needle, he dropped out of high school to care for him father. Struggling with no stable job while raising a son, he resorted to selling cocaine, but this endeavor was also unsuccessful.

Eventually, he noticed that he was gaining a lot of attention for his comedy work, and embarked on a stand-up career. After attracting a bit of attention locally, he turned his direction towards Hollywood, where he gained a few roles on television while working as a comedian.

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In 1996, he became a cast member of “Saturday Night Live”, and worked with the prestigious show until 2003, establishing himself as one of its top cast members. Three years after leaving the show, he became a cast member of the series “30 Rock” as the character Tracy Jordan, and his performance was well-received, leading to his Emmy win.

Engagement and Accident

After a few years of dating, Wollover and Morgan became engaged – the couple went to a jewelry store to have a few of Morgan’s jewels fixed, and it was then that he made a surprising proposal.

At the time he was estranged from his family, having a falling out with them after the divorce settlement from his first wife. They planned their wedding for a long time, delayed due to work. And meantime they had a daughter, born in 2013. The couple set their marriage for 2014 but another tragic event occurred. While Morgan was traveling with friends and fellow comedians on a tour, his minibus was hit by a Walmart tractor-trailer, and involving a chain reaction that hit four other vehicles in the area.

He suffered a broken nose, broken leg, and several broken limbs, while one of his friends, comedian James McNair, passed away.

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Following surgery Morgan struggled during rehabilitation. as he could only take a few steps at the time, and the crash had injured his brain which prevented him from thinking and speaking properly, so continuing with therapy.

Recovery and Marriage

Tracy sued Walmart for negligence, as the company knew that the driver who initiated the crash had not slept for over 24 hours – Walmart had assigned him to a distant distribution center, and he fell asleep on the wheel. The driver was charged with vehicular homicide and Walmart settled the lawsuit for an undisclosed amount.

The driver was later given a plea deal so didn’t serve jail time. Morgan returned to the public a year after the accident, nearly fully recovered. He still has bad days but he’s regained nearly all of his physical and mental faculties. He had also forgiven the driver for the accident.

Finally, after many delays, the couple married in Megan’s home state of New Jersey in August 2015, with around 150 guests in attendance, and Morgan’s son from his previous marriage serving as the best man. The theme of the wedding was timeless, elegant, and classy.

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They had hit songs from the couple’s past, with a pink and vanilla color theme. The event was described as spontaneous and real by the attendees.

Wollover Today

Following their marriage, Wollover has taken a step away from her public life to focus on her husband and their family. She previously accompanied him to many events, even appearing on television, though that has no longer been the case in recent years. Her husband continues to work, starring in “The Last OG” in which his wife also made a cameo appearance. He also recently hosted the ESPYs.

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The Untold Truth Of Gordon Hayward’s Wife – Robyn Hayward

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Who is Robyn Hayward? Wiki Bio

Robyn Hayward was born in Indiana USA, on 8 April 1994, so her zodiac sign is Aries and she holds American nationality. She is a cosmetologist, best known for being the wife of Gordon Hayward, a famous basketball player competing in the National Basketball Association (NBA).

Early life and education

Robyn was mostly raised in Indiana by her parents who are both involved in charity work. She spent a lot of time travelling with them around South America while they were on their charitable missions, and they motivated her to start working at food banks.

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She doesn’t have any biological siblings, but has an adoptive sibling named Maggie who is from Guatemala. Robyn attended the Bishop Chatard High School in Indianapolis and was one of the best students there, while she was also physically active playing volleyball for the school’s team, and leading it to win a state title, with Robyn making it to the top five female volleyball players. After matriculation, even though she was offered a volleyball scholarship, she decided to attend a cosmetology institution.

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Robyn’s career

After Robyn graduated, she began working as a cosmetologist, and after marrying Gordon, he helped her open her own cosmetology and esthetics store. She has been doing the same job for several years now, and has made a name for herself in Indianapolis.

Love life and marriage with Gordon Hayward

Robyn and Gordon met in the summer of 2013 and began dating in July 2013. The relationship progressed quickly as they became engaged on 25 December 2013. The proposal was planned a month in advance as Gordon bought the ring and planned a scavenger hunt, during which he got down on one knee and asked Robyn to marry him.

The wedding was held on 24 May 2014 at St. Simon Catholic Church in Indianapolis, attended by the two’s closest family and friends.

Robyn gave birth to three of their children over the course of years, they first welcomed Bernadette Marie on 6 June 2015, Charlotte Margaret followed on 11 July 2016 while they welcomed Nora Mae on 24 January 2018. The family of five is residing in their big home in Indianapolis – there have been no rumors nor controversies surrounding their marriage.

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Hobbies and other interests

Robyn has become keen on basketball after all those years spent with her husband and she is very supportive of him. She is also very protective, as after he was hurt in 2017 and had to miss an entire season, she used her Instagram account to warn other NBA players of hurting him when he returned to the court in 2018 – she defended him once more after people began accusing him of leaving his team the Utah Jazz for the Boston Celtics, after the Jazz did so much for him.

She has been keen on travelling since she was a teenager and has been around both South and North America, and has travelled around Europe visiting countries such as England, France, and Germany with her dream travel destination being Paris in France. In her spare time, she likes watching movies and TV series with her favorite actor and actress being Matthew Perry and Jennifer Aniston while some of her favorite movies are “Gone with the Wind”, “12 Angry Men”, and “One Day” and her favorite TV series is “Friends”.

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She is still physically active and occasionally goes to the gym together with her husband.

Appearance and net worth

Robyn is 25 years old. She has long brown hair and brown eyes, is 5ft 5ins (1.65m) tall, and weighs around 123lbs (56kgs). As of early 2020, her net worth is over $400,000 while Gordon’s net worth is over $40 million.

Who is Gordon Hayward?

Gordon Daniel Hayward was born in Indianapolis, Indiana USA on 23 March 1990 – his zodiac sign is Aries and he holds American nationality. He is a professional basketball player, famous for playing for the Boston Celtics and Utah Jazz before that.

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He was raised by Jody and Gordon Scott Hayward with his twin sister Heather, who played tennis at Butler University. Gordon attended Brownsburg High School and played tennis, becoming all-states singles player two times. After a growing spurt, he switched to basketball and eventually became Indianapolis Star Player of the Year, receiving the IHSAA Arthur L. Strester Award. After matriculation, he accepted the scholarship offered by Butler University, joining their Butler Bulldogs team with whom he won the Horizon League in 2008-2009.

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He quit college and in 2010 began playing in the NBA league for Utah Jazz after being chosen as the ninth overall pick in the 2010 Draft. On 10 July 2014, Charlotte Hornets offered a $63 million contract to Robyn but Utah Jazz matched the offer and thus re-signed Robyn. It was announced on 4 July 2017 that he would be singing a contract with the Boston Celtics worth $112 million, but in the same year he suffered an injury which required a surgery, and didn’t play until 16 October 2018.

He played for the US team at the 2009 FIBA Under-19 World Championship and had an average of 10 points and six rebounds, while the US won the championship.

Gordon is a huge fan of video games, with his favorite being “League of Legends”, while he often watches tournaments and competitions. He is also playing other games such as “Clash Royale” and “StarCraft II”, and has competed in the IGO Pro League 3 in 2011. He signed an endorsement deal with Anta, a Chinese sports footwear company in 2018, while he previously had contracts with Peak and Nike.

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Carolyn Bessette-Kennedy: A Biography of Grace, Glamour and Grief

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Who was Carolyn Bessette-Kennedy?

The late American publicist Carolyn Jeanne Bessette-Kennedy was born in White Plains, New York State USA, on 7 January 1966, meaning that Capricorn was her zodiac sign. She remains remembered as the wife of the late American lawyer and journalist John Fitzgerald Kennedy Jr, as well as for having worked for Calvin Klein as their publicist.

Education and early life

Carolyn was raised in White Plains alongside her older twin sisters Lisa and Lauren, by their mother Ann Messina who worked in the New York City’s public school system as an administrator, and father William J. Bessette who was an engineer.

Carolyn’s parents divorced when she was young, and she moved with her mother to Old Greenwich, Connecticut after Ann married her second husband Richard Freeman. Carolyn studied at Juniper Hill Elementary School, at which Ann worked as a substitute teacher; she moved on to Greenwich High School in 1980, but transferred to St. Mary’s High School a year later, where her peers voted her ‘Ultimate Beautiful Person’.

Carolyn matriculated in 1984, and then enrolled at Boston University, from which she graduated with a Bachelor’s degree in elementary education in 1988.

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Carolyn’s career

Upon graduation, Carolyn tried to launch her modelling career; she hired a professional photographer and created her portfolio, but her only achievement was to be featured on the cover of Boston University’s calendar.

She then began working for the American fashion house Calvin Klein Inc. as a saleswoman, actually in nearby Newton, Massachusetts, but Carolyn quickly progressed to the position of director of publicity for their flagship store in New York City.

She quit Calvin Klein in 1996, and was at that point their director of show productions.

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Love life and marriage

While still attending Boston University, Carolyn was in a relationship with John Cullen, who went on to become a professional ice hockey player, competing with several teams in the National Hockey League (NHL).

Carolyn met John F. Kennedy Jr. in 1992, when he was in a relationship with American actress and environmental activist Daryl Christine Hannah; John and Daryl broke up in 1994, and he began dating Carolyn in the same year. John and Carolyn were favorite paparazzi targets, and were often covered where the two ate, when they argued in public, and which parties they attended. In August 1994, Carolyn was introduced to John’s uncle, the late American attorney and politician Edward Moore ‘Ted’ Kennedy.

She and John became engaged in 1995, and exchanged vows in a private ceremony on 21 September 1996, in the tiny wooden chapel First African Baptist Church on the remote island of Cumberland in Georgia. The ceremony was attended by John’s older sister Caroline Kennedy, as she was matron of honor, while his aunt’s son Lee Radziwill-Ross was his best man; matron of honor’s son Jack was the ring bearer, while her daughters Rose and Tatiana were flower girls.

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Carolyn and John spent their honeymoon in Turkey, and numerous reporters waited on their doorstep when they returned; the paparazzi attention had a strong negative impact on Carolyn, and she often complained that she was unable to find a job without everyone believing that she was hired because of her husband. She was often invited to make guest appearances in talk-shows and be featured in fashion magazines, but always refused, and stayed away from media.

Until her and her husband’s untimely deaths, Carolyn was focused on doing charity work.

It’s also believed that they were about to divorce, mostly because Carolyn didn’t want children and frequently used cocaine, but John and Carolyn’s closest friends have rejected these claims; it’s still known that the two sought a marriage counselor’s help in March 1999, as well as the help of Cardinal John O’Connor.

Interesting facts and hobbies

Prior to meeting John, Carolyn was in a relationship with American real estate agent, actor and former model Michael John Bergin, who in 2004 published his book “The Other Man: John F. Kennedy Jr, Carolyn Bessette, and Me”.

Famous American movie director David Fincher wanted the character Amy Dunne from his 2014 psychological movie “Gone Girl” to be based on Carolyn, and advised British actress Rosamund Mary Ellen Pike who portrayed Amy to learn as much as possible about Carolyn.

Footage of Carolyn and John’s wedding was shown in the two-hour special “JFK Jr. and Carolyn’s Wedding: The Lost Tapes” on 13 July 2019.

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Even though she quit Calvin Klein, Carolyn remained passionate about fashion; American fashion designer Wes Gordon admitted that his 2015 women’s collection was influenced by Carolyn.

She loved to watch movies together with John; Carolyn’s favorite actress was Meryl Streep, and some of her favorite movies included “The Bridges of Madison County”, “Kramer vs. Kramer” and “Out of Africa”.

Appearance and wealth

Carolyn had blue eyes and blonde hair, was 5ft 9ins (1.75m) tall and weighed around 140lbs (63kgs).

Her and her husband’s shared net worth at the time of their death was estimated at over $100 million.

Death

John began taking flying lessons at the Flight Safety Academy in 1997, and received his pilot’s license in April of the following year.

He took off from Fairfield, New Jersey on 16 July 1999, with Carolyn and her sister Lauren on board the Piper Saratoga light single-engine plane; the three were flying to attend the wedding of American documentary moviemaker Rory Elizabeth Katherine Kennedy in Barnstable, Massachusetts. The plane failed to arrive when scheduled, and was thus reported missing.

Carolyn’s black suitcase and plane debris were found in the Atlantic Ocean, and the US Navy began searching for the missing passengers; it was declared on 18 July, two days after the plane was reported missing, that there was no hope for finding John and the two women alive. On 20 July, Navy divers found the remains of the airplane 40m below the Atlantic Ocean’s surface, and they recovered John, Carolyn and Lauren’s bodies from the ocean floor a day later.

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It was determined by the National Transportation Safety Board (NTSB) that John’s piloting error was the cause of the crash; the autopsy showed that all three died upon impact, and their remains were cremated.

There are today conspiracy theories surrounding John and Carolyn’s death, which claim that they faked their deaths, while some believe that Pittsburgh man Vincent Fusca is actually John.

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