Jill Diven

Inside Biography

Jill Diven gained recognition initially as the former spouse of actor Brad Garrett, famed for portraying Robert Barone in "Everybody Loves Raymond," starring alongside Ray Romano, Patricia Heaton, and Peter Boyle.

Diven shares a son named Maxwell Bradley Garrett and a daughter named Hope Violet Garrett with Garret. While Garrett has since remarried IsaBeall Quella, Diven continues the journey beyond her previous marriage.

For more information about Diven's early life, her family, and many other interesting information, continue reading the article below.

Early Life Of Jill 

Jill Diven's rise to fame came through her connection with actor Brad Garrett. Before this association, she lived away from the celebrity spotlight, much like an ordinary individual. Being born in 1967, the actor's ex-wife is currently in her mid-fifties.

Jill Diven posing in the picture. CAPTION: Jill Diven posing in the picture. SOURCE: Pinterest

Details about her upbringing, parents, and early life are scarce, as Diven maintained a private life before becoming a public figure through her marriage to the actor. It's known that Jill had worked as a waitress before entering into marriage with Garrett.

About Diven's Ex-Husband

Bradley Henry Gerstenfeld, known professionally as Brad Garrett, is an American stand-up comedian and actor recognized for his deep voice. Brad's career took off in the early 1980s in stand-up comedy, paving his way into television and film by the late 1980s.

Brad's breakout came with the role of Robert Barone on the hit CBS sitcom "Everybody Loves Raymond," which ran for nine seasons. Notably, he delivered an Emmy-nominated portrayal of Jackie Gleason in the TV film "Gleason." Garrett also starred in the Fox sitcom 'Til Death and played prominent roles in the "Night at the Museum" trilogy.

The actor's recent endeavors include the ABC sitcom "Single Parents" and co-creating Disney+'s "Big Shot." Alongside his acting success, Garrett owns and performs regularly at Brad Garrett's Comedy Club at the MGM Grand in Las Vegas, remaining active in stand-up comedy circles. He's a three-time Primetime Emmy Award winner and continues to be a prominent figure in the entertainment industry.

Married Life Of Jill And Brad

In 1999, Jill Diven and Brad Garrett married, a time when Garrett was recovering after battling alcoholism. They swiftly connected and commenced dating, with Jill moving into Garrett's Hollywood Hills home just two months into their relationship. The actor credited his rapid involvement to his fear of loneliness, boosted by his recovery from alcohol use.

Jill Diven with her ex-husband Brad Grarret taking a photograph. Jill Diven with her ex-husband Brad Grarret taking a photograph.
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Within three months, Jill became pregnant, prompting the couple to decide on marriage, hoping to create the family they both waited for. Their wedding was an intimate affair, but their union lost momentum after four years. Despite the efforts to restore the relationship, the couple eventually divorced in 2007 after seven years of marriage, both realizing their incompatibility.

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Jill's Children

Jill Diven's children from her former marriage with Brad Garrett are Maxwell Bradley Garrett, born on October 14, 1998, and Hope Violet Garrett, born in January 2000.

Jill Diven with her ex-husband Brad Grarret and children Maxwell Garrett and Hope Garrett. Jill Diven with her ex-husband Brad Grarret and children Maxwell Garrett and Hope Garrett.
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Maxwell maintains a private life without much public disclosure. Conversely, Hope, their daughter, leads a more public existence. Hope Violet Garret is a fashion model based in Los Angeles, represented by Cooley Management. Previously, she worked as a personal assistant to stylist Justine Logue and served as an Administrative Assistant for the Maximum Hope Foundation, a charity founded by her father.

Diven's Ex-Husband Currently Engaged To IsaBeall Quella

Brad Garrett is currently engaged to IsaBeall Quella, sparking admiration for their strong connection despite the significant age gap. Brad is 25 years older than IsaBeall, who is presently 36 years old. Their enduring relationship began in 2008, leading to a heartfelt proposal on December 27, 2015.

Jill's ex-husband Brat with his fiancee Isabell taking a photograph. Jill's ex-husband Brat with his fiancee Isabell taking a photograph.
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The event was organized by Brad in the Winston Churchill suite. The actor planned a thoughtful proposal, complete with their favorite singer, Marc Cohn, entertaining them with their cherished song. While wedding plans remain undisclosed, the couple's commitment signals a potential upcoming marriage.

About The Appearances Of Jill Diven

Jill Diven possesses blue eyes and blonde hair. Her height is approximately 5 feet 5 inches.

However, the details regarding Diven's weight and body measurements are unavailable. But according to Diven's photos, she looks stunning with a gorgeous face and smile.

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Jill's Net Worth

Presently leading a discreet life, Jill maintains an approximate net worth of $1 million. Unlike Diven's high-profile ex-husband, Brad Garrett, she has not publicly disclosed her current occupation.

While Diven previously worked as a waitress before her relationship with Garrett, one of her financial sources stemmed from the divorce settlement with the actor. Diven received a monthly spousal support of $35,000 and an additional $20,000 per month in child support from Garrett.

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by Joseph, 29 Dec, 2023

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