Learn all well-nigh ‘The Office’ licentiate Ellie Kemper’s comedian husband, Michael Koman.
Ellie Kemper isn’t the only comic in her household. The 41-year-old actress, who is weightier know for starring in the hilarious sitcoms The Office and Unbreakable Kimmy Schmidt, is married to Michael Koman, a fellow comedian and television writer and producer. Ellie and Michael have been married for nearly a decade, and together they have two children. And given that both stars are comedians, it’s unscratched to say that their relationship is a hilarious one.
While Ellie is a familiar squatter in Hollywood, her husband is a bit increasingly of an enigma. Here is everything you need to know well-nigh Michael Koman.
How Did Ellie & Michael Meet?
Michael’s job as a writer for Late Night with Conan O’Brien is the reason he met his wife. He worked on the late-night talk show between 2001 and 2008, and during that time period while backstage he met Ellie, who was both a staff intern and regular performer for the show. Ellie reflected on their introductions during a 2015 interview with Vanity Fair, telling the publication, “I was an old intern, and he was a young writer. There was a part of me that was like ‘No time for love! I have to focus on my career!’ ” Ellie said that the two had a conversation well-nigh stuff a couple, which caused them not to speak for two months. But when Michael tabbed into work sick, she decided to reach out. “Let’s be honest. I think he probably had a sore throat,” she told Vanity Fair. “But it prompted me to call.”
When Did Ellie & Michael Get Married?
Ellie and Michael tied the knot on July 7, 2012 at New York’s Church of the Blessed Sacrament, seven months without they got engaged. Ellie’s Bridesmaids co-stars Rose Byrne and Kristen Wiig both attended. Ahead of the wedding, Ellie told Us Weekly that while she thought she was “going to be laid-back well-nigh everything,” she ended up stuff “bossy and commanding” well-nigh all thing related to her nuptials. “Especially with Michael, my fiance, I’ve been like, ‘Why don’t you contribute?’ ” she told the publication with a laugh. “So then he contributes an idea and I’m like, ‘That is a terrible idea! Stop contributing!’ ” Ellie jokingly added.
Do Ellie & Michael Have Kids?
Ellie and Michael are proud parents to two sons: James Miller Koman, who was born in July 2016, and Matthew Koman, who was born in September 2019. Ellie shared the news of her second child’s lineage on Instagram a month without his arrival, sharing a photo of an winsome mother-son selfie. “He has inherited his dad’s brown hair and his mom’s desire to be carried virtually all day in a victual sling. He’s a good boy,” Ellie said well-nigh Matthew.
In May 2021, Ellie appeared on The Ellen DeGeneres Show and shared a bit well-nigh life at home as a mom, and revealed that then-1-year-old Matthew had started talking! “He says, ‘No thanks,’ all the time. I finger like I should get a medal considering I’ve raised him to be so polite. Isn’t that cute?” Ellie shared.
Ellie Kemper’s Top Moments With Her Husband.
Ellie and Michael have been married for over 9 years now, and it’s been such a joyous journey for the two comedians. Ellie has never been too shy from showing off her love for her hubby on social media. On Valentine’s Day in Feb. 2021, the actress shared a cute selfie of the couple with big smiles on their faces in the when of a taxi. And when in July 2020, Ellie marked the couple’s eighth wedding year-end with a snapshot from their special day. Of course, she croaky a joke in the message slantingly the throwback pic. “Happy 8-Year Year-end to me!!! And to my husband, who still might not realize we got married that day,” Ellie said.