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Power Couple Andy Adler And Doug Ellin Married In 2017-How It All Started?

News by Kiara Watson Published on 23 Apr,2018 Updated on 23 Apr,2018

It’s a classic story: A renowned TV journalist and a successful director. Andy Adler and Doug Ellin got married in 2017 and the couple is almost inseparable.

How did the thing start between the pair? Stay with us to know the beautiful love story of this power couple. 

Andy Adler And Doug Ellin Married In 2017: See Their Journey As A Couple

WPIX's sports anchor Andy Adler and her screenwriter and director husband, Doug Ellin are celebrating one year of blissful married life.

CAPTION: Andy Adler and Doug Ellin on their wedding day: They tied the knot after two years of dating SOURCE: Instagram

The couple first met three years ago while Adler interviewed him on her show. Talking about their first meeting, Adler said:

“I reached out to Andy and I said, ‘I don’t know your life situation, but I’d love to meet you.’ Thankfully, she was open to meeting me. We spoke on the phone for three weeks, then I went to New York, and since then it’s been a whirlwind.”

He added:

“I don’t know if she was as excited about meeting as I was, but we ended up having a 12-hour date. We walked around the city, talked and went from breakfast to lunch and then dinner."

The couple got engaged after dating for two years. The 50-year-old screenwriter and director proposed Adler on April 30, 2017, in New Orleans. Explaining the proposal, Ellin shared his excitement:

“I had the ring ready and I think she was pretty stunned, but she accepted.”

Ellin took to Instagram to announced the big news.

 

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On his Instagram post on 11 May, he shared a picture where he is kneeling down proposing Adler. He wrote:

"#wcw @andyadlertv even though it's Thursday. Gonna be an amazing ride!"

The couple eventually tied the knot in the same year. Adler seems to be a loving and supportive husband which Ellin said to Page Six:

 “Andy is amazing and I feel very lucky. She is genuine. Not in any way pretentious. Smart, beautiful. She’s in the media, but has no social-media presence. She went to Stanford and speaks three languages. Everything about her I love.”

He also took to Instagram to share the thoughts about his gorgeous wife. 

"brilliant, beautiful, thoughtful, kind, hardworking... amazing. She makes me want to be a better person every day. #strongwoman #luckyman #grateful"

 

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Adler is Ellin's second wife. He was previously married to Melissa Dana Hecht in 1996 but got divorced in 2009. They together share two children.

Andy Adler: Career Highlight

Adler is working as a sports anchor at WPIX and PIX11 Sports Desk since 2014. She is also sports director at PIX11 News. The journalist started her career as assistant editors in NBC owned by KNBC. She then made her debut as a reporter in the NBC affiliate in Monterey, CA.

After one year of service in NBC, she started co-hosting show Eye On The Desert in CBS channel.  She then became a host of an award-winning nationally syndicated television program, American Latino TV.

CAPTION: Andy Adler: A sports anchor at WPIX and PIX11 Sports Desk SOURCE: Wiki Feet

She then moved to WNYW (Fox NY, Channel 5) in 2007 and became the host of shows like Good Day New York, and Sports Extra.

After three years of service in WNYW, she left the network and joined KNBC in Los Angeles in 2010. She was on the show Today in LA  and weekly sports segment for Prime Time News LA. She was also a reporter for Today in LA weekdays.  

Andy Adler: Quick Facts

  • Andy Adler is American and her ethnicity is White,
  • She graduated from Stanford University.
  • Adler started her career as assistant editors in NBC owned by KNBC.
  • She made her movie debut in Fast Five starring  Dwayne Johnson as Cameo appearance.
  • She worked with the World of Children's Award and the Children's Health Fund for raising fund for children.

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