Closing their chapter. After six years, John Mulaney and Anna Marie Tendler pulled the plug on their marriage, however their relationship appeared picture-perfect to loads of followers.
The duo tied the knot in July 2014 in upstate New York with a number of of Mulaney’s former Saturday Night Live coworkers in attendance. “On a beautiful and perfect day, I married a beautiful and perfect woman,” Mulaney gushed by way of Instagram someday after the nuptials. “I wish I could live it over and over again.”
Three months later, the Big Mouth star went into element about life at dwelling with Tendler and the pair’s pet, Petunia.
“That’s my wife and daughter,” he teased throughout an October 2014 look on The Ellen DeGeneres Show as a photograph of the make-up guru and the canine flashed on the display. “It’s fun to have a French bulldog puppy. It’s like having a baby that’s also a grandma.”
The following yr, throughout his Comeback Kid tour, Mulaney bought sincere in regards to the pressures he and Tendler each felt to begin a household. He continued to debate his opinion on having youngsters whereas selling his children’ particular, John Mulaney & the Sack Lunch Bunch.
“When I see folks work together with children, I used to be all the time like, ‘Why are you talking down to them?’” Mulaney told Entertainment Weekly in December 2019. “‘Why are you crouching on the floor talking in a high voice?’ I don’t recall needing that as a child.”
At the time, he famous that he and Tendler each needed to deal with their careers earlier than fascinated by increasing their household. “I get to travel, do stand-up, and our relationship is so wonderful,” he mentioned. “It’s just something I wouldn’t want to change.”
One yr later, information broke that the Spider-Man: Into the Spider-Verse actor voluntarily checked right into a rehab facility in search of assist for drug and alcohol dependancy. Prior to relapsing, Mulaney was sober for over a decade.
“It was a relief to his wife and family that he checked in,” an insider instructed Us Weekly solely in December 2020. “It was John’s decision. Plain and simple, John had too much downtime. He had too much time in his own head.”
Mulaney left the Pennsylvania therapy heart after 60 days, persevering with restoration in an outpatient program. In May 2021, Us confirmed he and Tendler referred to as it quits. He formally filed for divorce two months later.
As information of his breakup made headlines, the Documentary Now! author moved on with Olivia Munn. He introduced in September 2021 that that they had a child on the best way.
“Olivia and this baby have helped save me from myself in this early journey out of recovery,” he mentioned on Late Night With Seth Meyers.
Scroll down for a glance again at Mulaney’s relationship with Tendler earlier than their cut up: