Melyssa Davies has been married to renowned American comedian, actor, producer, and author, James Murray since 2020. Prior to the marriage, she was not well known, it turns out that she is a health professional and a graduate of nursing.
Though they have been together for some time, the couple has not revealed plans of increasing their family size.
Age and Family Background of Melyssa Davies
Melyssa Davies was born on March 13, 1995, in Pennsylvania. This means that she is 28-years old at the moment. It also means that she is 19 years younger than her husband who was born on May 1, 1976.
James Murray’s wife was born to Kim DiNofa Davies and an unidentified father. Also, it is generally believed that she has three siblings, Amanda, Brittany, and Jackson whom she grew up with.
Concerning her educational pursuit, we gathered that she attended a local high school in her hometown before she proceeded to study nursing which she finished in 2019.
She is a Health Professional
It is generally reported that Melyssa Davies is a healthcare professional who studied nursing. Though she does not reveal details about her work instead focusing on her love life, we gathered that she works in the field of hospice and geriatric care.
How Melyssa Met and Married her Husband
According to reports, Melyssa met her husband for the first time at a launch party for his debut novel, Awakened. And going by the Impractical Jokers star remarks about hitting off immediately, we infer that they had great chemistry. Soon enough they started dating.
While their age difference of 19 years as mentioned earlier made many raise their eyebrows the two never bothered about this. In fact, they have made the saying about age being just a number quite true by moving their relationship to the next level.
Murray proposed to Melyssa at the home they bought in New Jersey on August 30, 2019. He had made plans to propose to her during their vacation at Turks Caicos but their trip was canceled due to hurricane Dorain that struck the Bahamas. Regardless of this setback, the actor left no stone unturned when he proposed with a Tiffany & Co diamond ring.
James Murray Hoped that his marriage was Not Another Impractical Jokers Trick
Following Murray’s proposal, the hyphenated entertainer revealed that he hoped his fellow stars on Impractical Joke-Joe Gatto, Sal Vulcano, and Brian Quinn would not pull a trick on that day. As you would recall the actors had pulled a trick on Gatto on his wedding day.
Needless to say, it was not beyond them to conceive something tricky. Murray went as far as saying, he hoped Melyssa was not an actress hired to punish him.
Thankfully, Murray’s fears were unfounded as they successfully tied the knot on September 25, 2020, at the Lake House Inn, Pennsylvania. The wedding was officiated by Gatto and it took place earlier than they had planned due to the Covid 19 pandemic.
Melyssa’s Marriage to Murray is not His First
While this marriage is the first for the healthcare provider, it is the second one for the Don’t Move author. Murray first got married to Jenna Vulcano, sister to Sal Vulcano on March 13, 2014, as part of his punishment on an episode titled Brother in Loss.
Apparently, the shortlived marriage was part of the scripting and they annulled the union in the same year. His marriage and divorce is considered one of the times the Impractical Jokers took things too far.
Is Melyssa Davies a Mother?
Considering all the loved-up images and fun moments that the pair have allowed the public to see, many have been curious about their having kids. As it is, Melyssa and Murray do not have any child(ren).
While some couples choose to have kids, there are many others who take their time before taking such an important step in their relationship. For Melyssa and her heartthrob, they have not revealed whether they have plans of having kids or not. Besides, we gathered that they are furry parents to a dog named Penny Pooch Murray.