His greatest role! His greatest role! Jason SudeikisHe has shared glimpses of his life as a father to two children.
The former Saturday Night Live cast member expanded his family when then-fiancée Olivia WildeOtis was born to the couple in April 2014. Later, the actress gave birth to their daughter Daisy in October 2016.
Sudeikis & Wilde announced their engagement in 2013 but kept their children private during their relationship. In November 2020 Us WeeklyAfter a seven-year relationship, the couple announced their split. Wilde began dating them after their split. Harry StylesSoon after meeting on the set of their film, he was also there Don’t Worry Darling.
“I’ll have a better understanding of why [the split happened] in a year,” Sudeikis told GQIn July 2021. “And an even better one in two, and an even greater one in five, and it’ll go from being, you know, a book of my life to becoming a chapter to a paragraph to a line to a word to a doodle.”
He added: “That’s an experience that you either learn from or make excuses about. You take some responsibility for it, hold yourself accountable for what you do, but then also endeavor to learn something beyond the obvious from it.”
The major life changes that have occurred are followed by the Horrible bossesStar has switched his focus to his professional life amid his show Ted Lasso‘s worldwide success. Sudeikis was proud of his children’s achievements as the hit show won more awards.
The writer, who wrote and starred in Ted LassoAs the lead, Sudeikis mentioned his children at Emmys, the Golden Globes and Screen Actors Guild Awards. Sudeikis made a joke about Daisy and Otis after he won his first Golden Globe in February 2021.
“Their reaction is completely selfish,” he teased during his virtual speech. “The way they want to celebrate is by having, you know, Coco Pops cereal — or Cocoa Puffs. I … It’ll have nothing to do with me because again, they’re 6 and 4, and they’re selfish little demons. I can’t believe they’re not going to give me any respect.”
Sudeikis’ relationship with Wilde became a topic of conversation again when the director was served custody papers at CinemaCon in April 2022.
A source said that the source was telling the truth at the time. UseSudeikis had no prior knowledge of the delivery date. “He would never condone her being served in such an inappropriate manner,” the insider said.
The BooksmartFor her part, director slammed the decision not to serve her publicly for four months. “The only people who suffered were my kids, because they’ll have to see that, and they shouldn’t ever have to know that happened,” she told VarietyAugust 2022. “For me, it was appalling, but the victims were an 8 and 5 year-old, and that’s really sad. I chose to be an actor. I was willing to step into the spotlight. But it’s not something my children have asked for. And when my kids are dragged into it, it’s deeply painful.”
Sudeikis addressed the way the documents were handed to his ex, writing in a custody motion, “Olivia’s talk was an important event for Olivia, both professionally and personally, and I am very, very sorry that the incident marred her special moment.”
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