They’re full of surprises! They were secretly married four years ago. Hilary SwankAnnounced that she and her husband had been married Philip SchneiderExpect twins.
“This is something that I’ve been wanting for a long time, and my next thing is I’m gonna be a mom,” the Oscar winner revealed during an October 2022 appearance on Good Morning America. “And not just of one, but of two. I can’t believe it. It’s so nice to be able to talk about it and share it.”
Swank later revealed that she was able keep the happy news secret from her Alaska Dailycoworkers until she reached her second trimester. “But my clothes started not to fit,” she recalled during an appearance on Live! Live!That was the same day. “And then I put a jacket on that wasn’t in continuity. “And [they] came and said, ‘That’s not in continuity.’ I said, ‘Oh, I think it works.’ ‘It doesn’t.’ ‘No, it does. I’m going to make it work.’ She’s like, ‘If you’re an executive producer, you can do it, but this is weird.’”
The Million Dollar BabyStar added that she is “so excited” to start this next chapter of her life with Schneider. “It’s such a blessing,” Swank said. “It’s a total miracle. It’s unbelievable.”
Swank and the entrepreneur have kept their romance out of the spotlight since their first meeting — a blind date arranged by Supernatural star Misha CollinsHe and his wife. Vicki.
Schneider proposed to Schneider almost a year later. Boys Don’t Cry star didn’t share the news until after their August 2018 wedding. “We don’t know why waited that long!” she told VogueThe props master also mentioned that he proposed during a Colorado trip. “One evening, Philip dropped to his knee in front of the waterfall and proposed — he sweetly made sure my dogs were nearby so they could bear witness!”
The couple got married in a Carmel redwood preserve, California. “It was timeless. There is just no other way to describe it,” Swank told the outlet. “I was overwhelmed with such gratitude and thanks to be marrying the man of my dreams and to see all the people we love together in the middle of such a profound setting. It was truly a dream come true.”
Before Schneider fell in love with her, Freedom WritersStar was married actor Chad LoweFrom 1997 to 2006. Swank began dating her agent, John CampisiThe couple broke up in 2007 and they split five years later. She continued her relationship with a tennis player Ruben TorresIn May 2015, the couple announced their engagement. But, it was only two months later that the couple got engaged. Us WeeklyThey confirmed their split.
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