Themeli Magripilis is an Australian soccer player who plays for Chicago Bulls. Rather than his athlete career, Themeli is more known as the fiance of Australian Idol season 4 winner Jessica Mauboy.
Themeli Magripilis - Engaged to Jessica Mauboy
Themeli relishes sound life with his girlfriend turned fiance of two years, Jessica Mauboy. The soccer player has not yet tied the knot, as of September 2021. Further, Themeli got engaged to singer-songwriter Jessica in October 2019 in Greece. However, the wedding plans seem to have been delayed for various reasons since Magripilis popped the question.
Magripilis and Mauboy were set to get married in early 2020. But, the duo had to postpone the wedding due to the covid-19 pandemic and lockdowns. During an interview with Perth Now, Mauboy also disclosed she wants to sing one of her famous songs on her wedding day.
Mauboy added, "We may not have had a ceremony yet-haven't had that traditional event. But we both come from traditional family and cultural background, family members have been able to see how much we love each other and how we look each other".
Themeli Magripilis Met Jessica Love at 18
Soccer champ Themeli Magripilis and his sweetheart Jessica first fell in love at first sight way back in 2006 during her Australian Idol days. At that time, Jessica was just 18 years old on a club dance floor in Darwin when the two first met.
Meanwhile, Jessica didn't know who Themeli was, while her friends had known of him and even considered him a handsome man. When Jessica went to Darwin to visit her friends and family, Magripilis met and realized Themeli is the one.
Due to Jess's hectic career schedule that involved a lot of touring, they spent the first seven years of their relationship maintaining long distances. While Themeli lived in the Northern Territory Capital, Jessica remained in Sydney.
The two indeed managed their relationship by staying in contact through Skype and phone calls. Furthermore, three years later, Themeli proposed Jess on the remote Greek island of Kalymnos, his family's hometown.
How Much Is Themeli Magripilis Net Worth?
Themeli Magripilis reportedly makes $40,000 from his career as a soccer player and has played for Darwin's soccer league's club Hellenic Athletic. Today, Themeli probably possesses a net worth of $300,000.
Further, Magripilis shares a luxury lifestyle with his partner Jessica Mauboy who bags a net worth of $6 million earned from her career as a singer-songwriter. Jess generates big chunks through contracts, endorsement deals, and tours.
The Darwin Northern Territory native came to the limelight after winning first place at the 2004 Tamworth Country Music Festival. Meanwhile, she was signed to Sony Music Australia. Her first single, Girls Just wants a Have Fun, gained her popularity. Later, in 2006 she auditioned for season 4 of Australian Idol and made it to the final round.
Themeli Magripilis - Quick Facts
- Themeli is an avid pet lover; he owns a year old dog, Leo.
- Themeli is the future son-in-law of Ferdy Mauboy, an Indonesian-born electrician.
- His future mother-in-law, Therese, is an Indigenous Australian.
- Themeli Magripilis was born and raised in Darwin.
- Themeli is of Greek descent.
- His real birth name is Themeli Magoo Magripilis.
- Themeli resides in Darwin for his career's sake while his parents reside in Greece.
- He has younger sisters named Patricia Magripilis and Sophia Magripilis.
Themeli Magripilis Affairs
First Affair with Jessica Mauboy
Jessica Mauboy and Themeli Magripilis have been together since 2007. Jess met Them at a club when she was 18. Since then they became inseparable.