Jeffrey Lynn Goldblum is an American actor and musician, known for his roles in blockbuster films such as Jurassic Park (1993) and Independence Day (1996), and their respective sequels.
In terms of his personal life, Goldblum was previously married to Patricia Gaul from 1980 to 1985, and they both starred in the film Silverado (1985). He was also married to Geena Davis, his co-star in Transylvania 6-5000 (1985), The Fly (1986), and Earth Girls Are Easy (1988), from 1987 to 1991. Davis filed for divorce in October 1990 and it was finalized the next year.
However, his personal life made headlines when he married Emilie Livingston, an Olympic gymnast who is 30 years younger than him, in 2014. The couple now has two children, and their love story is nothing short of a fairy tale.
Meet Jeff Goldblum’s Wife, Emilie Livingston
Before becoming Jeff Goldblum’s third wife, Emilie Livingston had a successful career as a gymnast. Her passion for physical activities started when she was a young girl, and by the age of ten, she moved to Russia to train under renowned gymnasts. Livingston’s flexible body caught the attention of her coaches, and she would go on to become a three-time national champion of Canada and the Pan-American champion in 1999. Her impressive athletic past saw her clinch the 17th spot all-around at the XXVII Olympiad during the 2000 Sydney Olympic Games.
Aside from her Olympic career, Livingston is also a Canadian dancer, aerialist, and contortionist. She attended the American Academy of Dramatic Arts in Los Angeles after retiring from gymnastics, where she studied drama. She has also performed as an aerialist and contortionist, displaying her incredible flexibility in front of audiences.
Know About Jeff Goldblum And Emilie Livingston’s Meeting And Marriage
Emilie Livingston met Jeff Goldblum in a gym in California, and their romance started with the actor approaching her and starting a conversation. Goldblum told Wired, “We were at Equinox on Sunset Blvd., which is a gym.” He went on: “I saw her across a crowded room, and I walked up to her, mesmerized, and started talking to her about something.”
Before their 2014 wedding at the Chateau Marmont Hotel in Los Angeles, the couple dated for three years. Despite their significant age difference, they sought the help of a therapist before letting their friends and family in on their love.
Jeff And Emilie Have Two Kids
Emilie Livingston took the bold step of informing Jeff Goldblum of her desire to have kids and start a family. Initially, she was worried that this would scare him away, but a visit to their therapist assured the couple that it was the right thing to do. Goldblum revealed that he does not regret starting a family late, although it sometimes makes him think about his mortality.
The couple welcomed their first son, Charlie, on July 4, 2015, when Goldblum was 62. Later on, they announced on social media that they were expecting their second child together, and on July 4, 2017, they welcomed their second son, River Joe. Despite their busy Hollywood schedules, Livingston and Goldblum spend a lot of time with their children, and they often share photos of their family on social media.