Throughout her career, Laura Dern has become a well-known name. This is because she has played many roles, all of which show how great an actress she is.
She won an Oscar and a Golden Globe for her role in “Marriage Story” in 2020. The movie, which is about relationships, marriage, and breaking up, was up for several awards. It turns out that Dern’s amazing performance was based on her marriage and ideas about love.
Who is Laura Dern Dating?
Most of the time, the actress has kept her private life quiet, including her 2013 divorce from husband Ben Harper. Not much is known about the man she is with now, but there have been many rumors about the men in her life in the past. In 2017, she was seen kissing Baron Davis, who used to play in the NBA. But a source close to them told People that they are “good friends.”
In 2018, when they were filming “The Tale,” she was briefly linked to rapper Common. She was also said to be dating Bradley Cooper, but Dern set the record straight by saying that both Cooper and Cooper were just friends.
Is Jeff Goldblum Married To Laura Dern?
After he broke up with Geena, Jeff began dating Laura Dern, who was also in Jurassic Park. The two met while filming dinosaur thrillers, but their relationship didn’t work out either. According to Insider, they broke up after two years together in 1997.
Dern Was Married To Grammy Winner Ben Harper
So far, Dern has been married only once, to musician Ben Harper. Harper, whose full name is Benjamin Chase Harper, is an instrumentalist and singer-songwriter. He plays blues, folk, reggae, and rock, among other styles.
He is a well-known musician who has won three Grammys and been nominated seven times. In 2004, he won for Best Pop Instrumental Performance and Best Traditional Soul Gospel Album, and in 2013, he won for Best Blues Album.
Harper is also an active philanthropist. He gives money to organizations like “Little Kids Rock,” which works to bring music education to public schools in the US that don’t have it.
Where Did They Meet?
Dern and Harper met in 2000 at one of Harper’s shows. After going out together for 5 years, the couple got married in a small ceremony. Dern and Walker had their first child, a son named Ellery Walker, in 2001, not long after they got married. In 2004, they had a daughter together. Her name was Jaya. Harper had a son named Charles and a daughter named Harris from his first marriage. Dern was their stepmother.
Why Did They Decide To Split Up?
The couple got divorced in 2013 because they couldn’t get along. They share custody of their children and have kept what happened between them very quiet. But when she was talking about her role in Netflix’s “Marriage Story,” she briefly mentioned her divorce. “When we first talked about the story with director Noah Baumbach, he said, ‘I want to tell a love story where the ending is not a failure.'” “And that moved me and hit me in the heart,” she told Variety.
“So to my amazing divorced parents, my amazing stepparents, and my amazing children—who came from love even though their parents’ marriage didn’t work out—we’re so lucky to redefine what a family is,” she said after winning a Golden Globe for her role in the same movie.