Kathryn Chandler is a former actress and screenwriter who is famed as the wife of Kyle Chandler. The pair have been married since 1995 and together, they have two daughters named Sydney Chandler and Sawyer Chandler.
From Kathryn’s early life and career to her longstanding marriage and children, here’s all you should know.
A Brief Biography of Kathryn Chandler
As hinted, Kathryn Chandler came into the spotlight for her marriage to Kyle Chandler. As such, information about her early life and family background is not known to the public. However, it has been established in many quarters that she was born sometime in the early 60s which means she’s in her early 50s.
What Does Kyle Chandler’s Wife do For a Living?
Like Kyle, his wife also forged a career in the entertainment industry as a screenwriter and actress. Nonetheless, the pair do not enjoy the same popularity and success. From what we garnered, Kathryn only has two credits to her name and this includes The Willies, a 1990 fantasy comedy-drama, and The Red Diaries series which aired from 1992 to 1999.
On the other hand, Kyle is renowned for his work in over 100 films and television series. He made his screen acting debut in the 1988 television film, Quiet Victory: The Charlie Wedemeyer Story, and has since earned roles in productions such as NBC’s Friday Night Lights, King Kong, Grey’s Anatomy, The Day the Earth Stood Still, Zero Dark Thirty, and Game Night.
Kathryn’s husband has also received several nominations and awards for his roles including the Primetime Emmy Award for Outstanding Lead Actor in a Drama Series in 2011, Argo Hollywood Film Awards for Best Cast in 2012 and the following year he received two other Argo awards for Palm Spring International Film Festival for Best Cast and Screen Actors Guild Awards for Outstanding Performance by a Cast in a Motion Picture.
Kathryn Chandler and Kyle Chandler Have Been Married Since 1995
Kathryn and her husband, Kyle have been married for over 2 decades. As the story goes the pair first crossed paths in 1993 at a dog park in Los Angeles. The pair used to visit the same park with their dogs and fate got them running into each other every time.
Even though they later revealed that it was an instant connection, records have it that it was Kathryn who made the first move. Six months later, the pair went on their first date and subsequently, they started dating. He recalled that they broke up several times during this phase but still managed to stay together.
Two years into their relationship, Kathryn and Kyle exchanged vows in a ceremony that was witnessed by their family and friends. They have been together for 28 years and still counting which makes them one of Hollywood’s power couple.
The actor revealed that the secret to their longstanding marriage is trust. According to him, “We trust each other 100 percent”. In another post he a. He also commends his wife’s devotion to building their family and keeping things in order which still drives him nuts. In addition, he stated that he’s grandparents’ marriage also inspired him towards having a beautiful marriage too.
Kathryn is a Proud Mother of Two
The former actress and her husband are proud parents of two children named Sydney Chandler and Sawyer Chandler. The first child of the family was born on February 13, 1996, and she’s 27 years old at the moment while her sister was born 6 years later and she’s 21 years old.
Growing up, the celebrity couple managed to keep their children from the prying eyes they appeared alongside their parents for a number of occasions such as red-carpet events, premieres, and award nights.
In recent times, the eldest child of the family Sydney who was raised outside of Austin, Texas has also taken a path in the entertainment industry. Obviously, she took the acting bug from her parents and is putting it to use. The budding actress is known for her role as Violet in the film, Don’t Worry Darling (2022) and as Chrissie Hynde in the television series, Pistol (2022).