Many stars have risen to celebrity status because of their significant other. Regardless of their work and profession, they catch the attention of media immediately. Likewise, Martyn Eaden is one of those celebrities who is known as the ex-husband of Chrissy Metz.
Despite his popularity, it was never the intention of Martyn to be famous. He is an introvert who likes to live in peace and away from media hassle. So, today let’s find more about Martyn Eaden right here. It might be hard to get some info on him, but we will try our best.
But before we move any further, here are some facts about Martyn.
Martyn Eaden: Quick Facts
Martyn Eaden is one of those who rose to stardom because of his relationship with Chrissy Metz. Since Martyn is secretive about his life, there is little to no information about this individual.
However, from what we know, Martyn is a Journalist as well as a screenwriter by profession. He has written several screenplays for movies, including Death Factory in 2014 and Spurned in 2016. Also, Martyn belongs to British nationality.
Apart from this, we are oblivious about his parents, their whereabouts, his childhood, and similarly his educational status.
Martyn Eaden: Net Worth and Income
As of 2019, Martyn’s net worth is still under review, but from his profession, we can assume that he earns in millions. According to PayScale, a screenwriter in the United States of America receives a sum of $30.3K – $194k per year, excluding bonuses.
Also, a Journalist, on average, earns $40,038 annually. With the extra income from bonus, commission, and profit, the actual payment amounts to a much more significant sum.
Meanwhile, his ex-wife, Chrissy, enjoys the net worth of $7 million. As per celebrity net worth, Chrissy earns an estimated $250k per episode for an appearance on the NBC series ‘This Is Us.’
Personal Life: Wife and Children
As of 2020, Martyn Eaden is single, but even if he was dating, we doubt he would let anyone know about it. But before this, Martyn was married to American actress Chrissy Metz. The former lovebirds tied the knots in 2008 after dating for a couple of years.
However, after being together for almost five years, the couple announced their separation in 2013. Eaden filed for divorce in November 2014, and it was finalized in December 2015. Following the divorce, Chrissy has neither declined nor agreed about the allegations regarding her divorce.
Although the exact reason for their divorce has not been revealed, many believe it was due to their personality. As they were dating before Chrissy’s stardom, the sudden rise in fame must have taken a toll on their relationship. The couple bore no child.
Though Chrissy has kept her silence regarding the divorce and denied the allegations made by her husband, her mother was devastated when the news came out. She mentioned that Marty was Chrissy’s, first love.
“I remember when Chrissy told me they had broken up, but she never really went into why they split, and that was her business.”
Talking about her wife, Chrissy Metz is a famous actress, model, and singer who rose to fame after her appearance in 2016, NBC show ‘This Is Us’ as Kate Pearson. The show earned her critical acclaim and success.
Likewise, the show tells a story about two parents and their three children with varying timelines. Chrissy starred alongside Mandy Moore, MiloVentimiglia, Sterling K. Brown, and many more.
During its run, the show earned many awards and nominations, including 10 Emmy nominations. Similarly, Chrissy also received a nomination for Best Supporting Actress in Golden Globe. Apart from this, Chrissy has also played in ‘AmericanHorror Story: Freak Show‘ as Barbara in season 4. Also, she has made an appearance in ‘Entourage,’ ‘My Name Is Earl‘ and ‘Huge.’
Chrissy Metz: Weight Loss and Aftermath
Since the divorce, Martyn, who was an introvert beforehand, has become more secretive after his divorce. He has maintained low-key life and has rarely made a public appearance ever since.
Meanwhile, Chrissy has moved on from her failed relationship. Chrissy dated a cameraman Josh Stancil before again tying the knots in 2016. Furthermore, the actress has drastic weight loss following her divorce.
However, the new man by her side was not the only thing that the public noticed about Chrissy. They also noticed her sudden decrease in terms of weight. Many might have also noticed it, but Chrissy was kind of conscious about her body and how others viewed her.
In Chrissy’s new memoir, she mentioned about her childhood trauma and how her stepfather despised and humiliated her for being obese.
“My body seemed to offend him, but he couldn’t help but stare, especially when I was eating. He joked about putting a lock on the refrigerator.”
Sadly, the trauma did not end there. She continued how she started hiding her snacking habit, often waking up at night to eat cookies as fast as she could.
“He never punched my face. Just mu body, the thing that offended him so much. He shoved me, slapped me, punched my arm. He would hit me if he thought I looked at home wrong.”
The couple even made their first public appearance at the Entertainment Weekly’s SAG awards weekend bash. But sadly, this relationship also did not last long for Chrissy. In March 2018, the American actress announced his departure from her life.
Social Media Presence
As you might have guessed already, Martyn is not a fan of sharing his personal life. Hence, the ex-husband of Chrissy Metz is not active in any social media accounts. But at the same time, Chrissy enjoys sharing and updating fans about her life, behind the scenes, and many more on her social accounts.