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Emily V. Gordon Biography

Updated On 15 Aug, 2019 Published On 15 Aug, 2019
Emily V. Gordon

Facts of Emily V. Gordon

Date of Birth :
Age : 45 years old
Family Name : Gordon
Birth Country : United States
Birth Sign : Taurus
Height : 5 Feet 8 Inch

Relationship short Statistics of Emily V. Gordon

What is Emily V. Gordon marital status ? ( married,single, in relation or divorce): Married
How many children does Emily V. Gordon have ? (name): 0 Children
Is Emily V. Gordon having any relationship affair ?: No
Is Emily V. Gordon Lesbian ? No

Emily V. Gordon is one of those people who had seen death nearly. Emily who is popular as the wife of popular comedian, Kumail Nanjiani, suffered from a mysterious inflammatory disease called adult-onset Still's disease (AOSD) which nearly took her life. So how does she survived from this disease? Know all the details about Emily with us.

Emily V. Gordon's Personal Life

Emily V. Gordon is a married woman who is living a blissful marital life with her husband. Let's know about her married life and children

Emily V. Gordon Married Life, Wedding, Husband, Children

Emily V. Gordon is married to her longtime husband, Kumail Nanjiani. Kumail is a Pakistani-American comedian and actor who stars on the HBO series Silicon Valley. Besides, they started dating back in 2006 and are henceforth inseparable.

Emily V. Gordon with her husband Kumail Nanjiani.

Celebrity wife Emily first met her husband at a stand-up set at Chicago’s Lincoln Lodge, where she had heckled him during his show. Eventually, they got married in a secret courthouse wedding in Chicago on July 14, 2007.

Moreover, they had a three-day-long traditional Muslim-Pakistani wedding after two days of their marriage.

The pair are sharing a blissful marital relationship for over 12 years now and no rumors about their split or divorce have surfaced till this date. Despite, being married for a long time, they are yet to welcome their children.

Emily V. Gordon's Illness 

Emily suffered from "Adult-onset Still's disease" (AOSD), an extremely rare form of arthritis which, if left untreated, can shut down vital organs.

Gordon then was put into a medically induced coma before being diagnosed with Still's disease. With continuous medication and treatment, she finally recovered after three months.

Emily V. Gordon's Net Worth

Emily V. Gordon is living a lavish life earned from her career as a writer and producer. So, how much does she earns?

Net Worth and Earnings

Emily V. Gordon possesses the net worth of around $1 million. She garnered this wealth from her career as a writer, producer as well as a podcast host.

Besides, the average salary of a writer is around $49439, and that of the producer is $68,151 per year. Moreover, Gordon co-hosts a Nerdist network podcast called The Indoor Kids with her husband.

Watch: The Big Sick - Emily V. Gordon Exclusive Interview

Gordon wrote two web series aimed at teenagers, called Power Up and ExploreD, at Disney.com. Likewise, she then wrote an episode called "New Neighbors" for the second season of The Carmichael Show on NBC.

Further, Emily wrote a semi-autobiographical story with Kumail, covering their unique love story called The Big Sick which was also made into a hugely successful film.

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Emily makes a good stack as a producer. She produced weekly live show co-hosted by Jonah Ray and Kumail Nanjiani called The Meltdown with Jonah and Kumail, located in the back of comic bookstore Meltdown Comics. Prior to this, she also produced a live show with Pete Holmes.

Family Therapist

Emily V. Gordon previously worked as a family and couples therapist before becoming a writer and comedy producer.

She practiced as a therapist from 2004 to 2009, working in North Carolina; Chicago, Illinois (where she moved in 2005); and Brooklyn, New York (where she moved in 2007).

Emily V. Gordon's Body Measurements

Emily V. Gordon is a writer.
  • Height: 5 feet 8 inches or 1.72m
  • Age: 40 years old
  • Eye Color: Blue
  • Hair Color: Brown

Quick Facts Of Emily V. Gordon

Emily V. Gordon is the wife of famous comedian Kumail Nanjani.
  • Emily V. Gordon was born on May 3, 1979, in Winston-Salem, North Carolina. 
  • She held American nationality and was born under the star sign Taurus.
  • She graduated with a bachelor's degree in psychology from the University of North Carolina at Greensboro.
  • She is an active Instagram and Twitter with 103K followers on Instagram and 122K followers on Twitter.
  • She is a writer as well as a producer like Amanda Silver.
  • She won the Independent Spirit Award for Best First Screenplay for The Big Sick with her husband.

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Emily V. Gordon Married

Marriage with Kumail Nanjiani

They got married in a secret courthouse wedding in Chicago on July 14, 2007. Moreover, they had a three-day-long traditional Muslim-Pakistani wedding after two days of their marriage.

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