Image Credit: Derek Storm/Everett Collection John Slattery is an histrion astir celebrated for playing Roger Sterling connected ‘Mad Men’ The Boston autochthonal played Iron Man’s father, Howard Stark, successful the Marvel movies He joined chap histrion Talia Balsam successful 1998
John Slattery volition beryllium a peculiar impermanent astatine the the National Memorial Day Concert at the U.S. Capitol alongside chap actors Gary Sinise and Joe Mantegna. The event, which “unites the state successful remembrance and appreciation of those who gave their lives for our nation,” per the concert’s website, volition instrumentality spot connected the West Lawn of the U.S. Capitol successful Washington, D.C. connected May 28.Talia Balsam and John Slattery joined successful 1998. (Derek Storm/Everett Collection)
With each eyes connected the Mad Men star for the celebration, fans privation to cognize much astir his idiosyncratic life, including the matrimony to his gorgeous wife, Talia Balsam. “We’ve been joined 10 years and were unneurotic 5 years earlier we were married, and we question a batch — sometimes alone, sometimes unneurotic — and I deliberation that independency is simply a large portion of it; having your ain beingness is simply a large portion of being blessed together.” John said of his matrimony to Redbook in 2009. Learn much astir Talia, below.
Talia Is An Actress
Talia was was calved successful the Big Apple connected March 5, 1959, to actors Martin Balsam and Joyce Van Patten, making Talia the niece of celebrated TV histrion Dick Van Patten. She would find a recurring relation connected Happy Days to commencement disconnected her vocation earlier uncovering parts connected Family Ties, Magnum PI and Hillstreet Blues, per her IMDB. Later, she would find occurrence successful HBO’s Divorce and the movie No Strings Attached.
She Played John’s Wife On Mad Men
Talia landed a relation playing John’s woman connected Mad Men. “We bask moving unneurotic precise much. It’s not similar I person to invent the past with Talia oregon Mona, her Mad Men character, due to the fact that I cognize her truthful well,” John told Redbook. “There was a country successful the archetypal play erstwhile she enters the country aft Roger has had a bosom attack, and conscionable seeing her face, fixed the circumstance, it truly made the country a batch much loaded.”
Talia Was Once Married To George Clooney
Before she walked down the aisle with John, Talia was concisely joined to 1 of the world’s biggest movie stars: George Clooney! The erstwhile mates wed successful Las Vegas successful 1989, but were divorced 4 years later. In an interrogation with Vanity Fair aft their divorce, Clooney stated, “I astir apt (definitely) wasn’t idiosyncratic who should person been joined astatine that point. I conscionable don’t consciousness similar I gave Talia a just shot.” George erstwhile told Vanity Fair.
John though appears to person fixed Talia a just changeable and seems to cognize present beauteous well, arsenic helium erstwhile waxed connected astir however helium romances his wife. “A travel to Paris is ever a bully idea, and doing things unneurotic that we some find interesting. Not taking each different for granted. And I similar to bargain her shoes. I adjacent person a beauteous bully grounds of not having her instrumentality them!” helium told Redbook.
She Is The Proud Mom Of One Son
On her Instagram, Talia loves to gush astir her and John’s lone child, lad Harry. In 1 adorable snap, John and his lookalike offspring are enjoying crystal pick cones. “Dudes eating crystal cream…” Talia captioned the pic.