Is Stanley Tucci Happy With Second Wife Felicity Blunt-His First Wife Died in 2009 Due to Breast Cancer? Relationship Details
It is really difficult to overcome the grief of the death of our loved ones. Not everyone is strong enough to bear the pain. Actor and director Stanley Tucci also experienced the pain as his first wife Kathryn passed away after 14 years of marriage in 2009. However, the star somehow overcame the pain and has found new love now.
Stanley Tucci is married to his second wife, Felicity Blunt since 2012 and they are happily married with their four kids. Most recently the couple made their public appearance on the red carpet event for Tucci's new film, Final Portrait starring Armie Hammer, Clémence Poésy, Geoffrey Rush at the 67th annual Berlin Film Festival.
Is Stanley Tucci's marriage with second his wife Felicity Blunt going on successfully? How did the couple meet? We have all details here.
Stanley Tucci and his wife Felicity Blunt's Married life
Fifty-six years old multi talent actor Stanley Tucci and his wife Felicity Blunt first met at the wedding ceremony of his The Devil Wears Prada co-star Emily Blunt back in 2010 in London. Felicity Blunt and Emily Blunt are sisters.
Despite 20 years age gap, the couple fell for each other and started dating. Tucci then purposed his English literary agent girlfriend during a trip to Berlin and they got engaged in 2011.
Felicity Blunt and Stanley Tucci on their wedding
Tucci and Blunt got married in 2012. The wedding was held in a small civil ceremony, however, the reception was grand which was held at Middle Temple Hall in London. The couple announced they are expecting their first child together in mid-2014 and they welcomed their first child, Matteo Oliver on January 25, 2015.
Felicity Blunt is also the mother of three children from Stanley's first marriage to Kathryn Tucci.
Stanley Tucci's First Wife Kathryn Tucci's Tragic Death
Felicity Blunt is Stanley Tucci's second wife. Prior he was married to social worker Kathryn. The actor was married to his first wife from 1995 until her death. The couple together has three children: daughter, Camilla, and twins Nicolo and Isabel.
Their 14 years of happy married life ended after the tragic death of Kathryn due to breast cancer in 2009. Her death was a great grief to Tucci and their children. Only after over one year of Kathryn's tragic end, Tucci opened about the pain.
Kathryn Tucci and Stanley Tucci
In an interview in 2015, Tucci admitted that his first wife's memory still haunted him which affects his married life. He revealed he felt guilty for remarrying after Kathryn's death.
"It was very hard to go on vacations at first, really hard to go with Felicity someplace. I felt guilty. It’s horrible. You always feel guilty."
He then added:
"There are photographs (of Kathryn) around at home… Not that many, but I would have difficulty. And especially when we first met it was only two years after Kate died. So…"
Let's hope Stanley's love for his late wife doesn't affect his married life with current wife Felicity Blunt.
Felicity Blunt and Stanley Tucci
Despite the great tragedy, the Fortitude star was successful to move on and find new love. Currently, he is happily married to his second wife, Felicity Blunt.
Stanley Tucci Quick Facts
- Tucci was born on November 11, 1960, in Peekskill, New York, U.S.
- He was raised in nearby Katonah.
- He is the oldest children of Joan and Stanley Tucci, Sr.
- His sister Christine Tucci is an actress.
- He was interested in acting since his high school.
- He studied at John Jay High School.
- He graduated from the University of New York's Conservatory of Theater Arts in acting.
- He started his professional career from the stage performance in 1982.
- His debut film was Prizzi's Honor in 1985.
- He won two Emmy Awards for his work in Winchell and Monk.
Felicity Blunt Quick Facts
- Blunt was born in London, United Kingdom.
- She is the daughter of Oliver Simon Peter Blunt and Joanna Mackie.
- She is a cousin of Frederick Blunt and Claudia Blunt.