Chuck Norris tied a knot with Model and former deputy sheriff ‘Gena O’Kelley’. He referred his wife as the biggest supporter of life.
An American Martial artists and actor ‘Chuck Norris’ is well renowned for his works and his breakthrough performance in movies has remarked him as one of the greatest actors in Hollywood.
Besides this, he is a married man. He tied a knot with Model and former deputy sheriff ‘Gena O’Kelley’. He referred his wife as the biggest supporter of life. Let’s find out more about their married life.
Chuck Norris' and Gena O'Kelley
According to Chuck’s biographical book, ‘Against All Odds’, he first met his now wife in Dallas in 1997 while Chuck was on a dinner date with someone else.
He wrote, “Gena came on the set the next day and played a small part on the show ... I invited her to dinner that night ... I wanted to get to know Gena better.’
He added, ‘’so I asked her to return to Dallas as soon as possible. She came back a couple of weeks later, and our friendship grew into a dating relationship before long I felt myself falling head over heels in love."
The couple exchanged a vow after a year of dating on November 28, 1998, by ignoring all the criticizes regarding their huge 28 years age gap.
They are enjoying their blissful married life with their children and grandchildren.
Gena and Chuck were blessed with twins on August 30, 2001, named as ‘Alan Norris’ (boy) and ‘Danilee Kelly Norris’ (girl).
O’Kelley went on a pre-term labor during the birth of her twins. In his autobiography regarding his twins he mentioned, ‘I really felt happiness before the birth of his twins and he relied completely on the god.’
Chuck Norris Ex-wife Dianne Holechek
Prior to Gena, he tied a knot with actress ‘Dianne Holechek’ in 1958. The duo looked happy from outside but the hidden reality was something different.
They end their 30 years long relationship in 1988. According to the source, the reason for their split was Norris' extramarital affair.
The duo has two children ‘Michael Ray Norris’ and ‘Eric Scott Norris’. On September 22, 2004, Norris revealed with Entertainment Tonight's Mary Hart that he has a daughter named as ‘Dina’ with his extramarital affair.
Mike Norris, the first-born son of Chuck Norris is one of the famous directors. During the promotion of his movie Amerigeddon, he needed to hire a bodyguard after allegedly being poisoned.
Source: queued magazine
Chuck Norris' as Grandfather
The 76-years-old actor is a grandfather of nine grandchildren. He is enjoying his big families with his wife and children.
Norris shared his grandchildren picture on social networking sites. Check it out below;
He is a very passionate and hardworking person towards his work and as a result, he succeeds to earned $70 million dollars.
We wish Norris and his family a happy and a prosperous life ahead.