Declan Donnelly and His Wife Ali Astall Expecting a Baby Together, How's Their Married Life
Best recognized as the host on Britain's Got Talent alongside Anthony McPartlin, Declan Joseph Oliver Donnelly, a.k.a. Declan Donnelly, is expecting his first child with wife Ali Astall. Donnelly and Astall have been married for a few years now, and as they are on the way to parenthood, they are making headlines and have become a trending topic on the internet.
Apart from Ali, the 42-year-old, who is a TV presenter, actor, and a producer, has been in quite a few relationships to date.
Let's find out more about Declan's marital life with Ali Astall, their child, and his past affairs.
Declan Donnelly's marital life wife, Ali Astall. Know more about their first pregnancy.
Declan, who has an estimated net worth of $87.34 million, is currently in a marital relationship with Ali Astall, a talent manager. Even though Ali's popularity spiked after she started dating the infamous TV presenter, she and Declan have a very unusual relationship start.
Ali managed the duo Ant and Dec, starring her husband and his partner in crime Anthony McPartlin. They worked together and knew each other for ten years until they realized that they had romantic feelings for each other.
Declan Donnelly with wife Ali Astall
In 2012, they officially started dating and even moved in together. After dating for three years, Dec popped the question, and they announced that they were officially engaged in November 2014. A year later, the couple tied the knot on 1st August 2015.
Their beautiful wedding (as explained by sources), took place in Newcastle's St Michael's Roman Catholic Church accompanied by their friends and family, and let's not forget all the star guests including Fearne Cotton, Dermot O’Leary, Ashley Roberts, Tess Daly, and many others.
Declan Donnelly and Ali Astall wedding photo
Source: Chronicle Live
It has been more than 2 years since they walked down the aisle in 2015 and on 24th March 2018, The Sunday revealed that the pair were expecting their first child. They already knew about the pregnancy back in December 2014 but kept it a secret until Ali crossed the 12-week mark.
Declan Donnelly with wife Ali Astall
Source: The Sun
Declan could not resist the urge to share the happy news on social media as he posted a picture of their wedding day on Twitter and wrote, 'Just wanted to say thank you for all the lovely messages. The news has sneaked out a little earlier than we had hoped but Ali and I are delighted to be expecting our first child.Thanks for all the love, we appreciate it.'
Just wanted to say thank you for all the lovely messages. The news has sneaked out a little earlier than we had hoped but Ali and I are delighted to be expecting our first child. Thanks for all the love, we really appreciate it D x pic.twitter.com/g7mZrWLYs4— antanddec (@antanddec) March 25, 2018
Now that he has found the one and has started his family, the TV host seems happier than ever. He has been spotted smiling ear to ear in public with his wife.
Declan Donnelly past affairs
Before realizing that he had feelings for his talent manager Ali whom he worked with for ten years, Declan had a miserable love life and was in relationships with numerous personalities.
His first open relationship was with British actress Clare Buckfield. They started dating in 1993, and the affair lasted a jaw-dropping 11 years. Sadly, that was all to the relationship as they broke up in 2004.
Declan Donnelly with ex-girlfriend Clare Buckfield
Source: Irish Mirror
After Clare, he dated other women in the industry like Sarah Cawood, Di Stewart, Ashley Roberts, Kate Braithwaite and Georgie Thompson. Majority of these flings lasted only a few months or a year, but he dated TV personality Georgie Thompson for two years.
Declan Donnelly with ex-girlfriend Georgie Thompson
Source: Daily Mail
Despite his not so good luck in love life and relationship, he has finally found the one and even is on his way to parenthood. We wish the soon-to-be-parents best on their journey.