In the realm of entertainment, Cheech is a man with the talent, intelligence, and wit to do just about everything. He is an actor, director, writer, musician, art collector, and humanitarian. He is a celebrity for many generations.
The most popular weekend video rentals to this day are still Cheech and Chong movies, and Cheech is regarded as a cultural icon. Cheech’s long-awaited autobiography, Cheech is Not My Real Name…But Don’t Call Me Chong!, was published in 2017.
He is most known for being one-half of the wonderfully irreverent, satirical, counterculture, no-holds-barred combo Cheech and Chong.
Richard Cheech Marin was born on July 13, 1946, in South Central Los Angeles. He is an actor and writer best known for his roles in Born in East L.A. (1987), Tin Cup (1996), and Up in Smoke (1978). The actor had been married 3 times. To learn about Cheech’s current wife and past relationships just stick to the article.
Who Is Natasha Rubin?
Natasha Rubin is Cheech Marin’s third wife and the one he is with right now. Cheech Marin got married to Natasha Rubin on August 8, 2009, at his home in Malibu. Don Johnson, Carlos Mencia, and Geraldo Rivera were among the people there. A few months before February of that year, the comedian and his wife got engaged.
Cheech and his wife sometimes post about each other on Instagram.
Natasha is a Russian-American musician who also plays classical piano professionally. She is also a fashionista and a jewelry designer. She has a line of jewelry called HighNotesCollection on Etsy that is based on music.
Rubin started dating Cheech in 2004, and on February 17, 2009, over dinner at Giorgio Baldi in Los Angeles, he asked her to marry him.
Know About Cheech Marin’s Ex-Wives
Rikki Marin, 1 November 1975 – 1984
On November 1, 1975, the actor married Rikki Marin. Cheech and Rikki had a son together, and their relationship continued after they divorced. She was an actress who was in Cheech & Chong’s Next Movie (1980) and Cheech & Chong’s The Corsican Brothers (1984).
Cheech and Rikki got a divorce in 1984.
Patti Heid, 1 April 1986 – 2008
After his first divorce, he started a new life with Patti Heid, whom he married on April 1, 1986. He had two daughters with Heid, but this marriage didn’t last as well as his first. Heid also said that he hurt her physically, but the court later sided with him.
Heid got a restraining order against Cheech after he allegedly yelled at her when she refused to close a property transfer deal they had already agreed on. She also said that he had been violent with her several times before the incident.
Heid told TMZ that Cheech broke her cheek, blackened her eye, and violently choked her, leaving her with bad bruises on her neck and pain in her neck. She also said that the comedian had choked their son and asked for protection from the court.
The judge turned down her request for protection because there was no proof that Cheech had ever done anything dangerous.