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Married since 1981, Actor Tony Cox and his Wife Otelia Cox an Epitome of Perfect Couple

Rabina Koirala Tue Sep, 2016
Married since 1981, Actor Tony Cox and his Wife Otelia Cox an Epitome of Perfect Couple

In the world where people go through several breakups and divorces before being able to settle down with "the one”, actor Tony Cox was lucky enough to have found his soulmate when he was in high school. Tony, 60, met Otelia, his wife of 35 years when they were both in high school. Tony and Otelia were classmates.

They started their relationship as friends, later becoming best friends and hence inseparable. Well, the couple who is married since 1983, is in fact, an inspiration for a lot of lovebirds who are looking forward to keeping up with their wedding vows.

So in this section, we are going to talk in detail about their married life and relationship. Just stay with us.

Tony Cox asked Otelia Cox to be his prom date

Tony Cox and Otelia started off not only with the most cliched way but also through one of the most romantic dates. Tony asked Otelia to be his prom date.

So it may be safe to say that their official relationship began when Tony popped the prom date question.

American actor Tony Cox in Bad Santa

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CAPTION: Tony Cox in Bad Santa


Their prom date must have been awkward at first. But they were bound to get super comfortable with each other- they were best friends for quite long, after all. 

They continued dating until their graduation.

Tony Cox proposed Otelia Cox after finishing college

Tony Cox, the very lovable actor, may seem too cool for school in most of his movies, but we must admire the fact that he waited up until his education was completed to get down on his knees and ask Otelia to be his wife. 

The actor, mostly known for his role in Bad Santa, then married his longtime girlfriend in 1983. That makes it more than 34 years that this couple has been living happily. 

YouTube: Brett Kelly and Tony Cox Official Bad Santa 2 Interview

Tony Cox and his wife Otelia Cox currently live in Manhattan, New York with no rumors of extramarital affairs nor of separation. 

Tony Cox and Otelia Cox together have a child

From their marriage of more than three decades, the Cox duo only have one child. They also have two pets, whom they love as their own children.

Also, see: American Actor Tony Cox Career and Struggles: How Much Is His Net Worth?

The Cox family is very private. They don't make public appearances and give out interviews. The Date Movie actor Tony Cox has not even revealed the name of his kid. We don't even know if they have a daughter or a son.

Hats off to them for keeping the name and other relevant information of their child out of the media. 

Video: Tony Cox in Bad Santa' Interview

What do you think of this couple? Aren't they perfect for each other? And do you think celebrities should share at least basic details of their personal lives with their fans? Let us know in the comments below.

Quick facts about Tony Cox:

Who is Tony Cox's wife?

Otelia Cox is Tony Cox's wife.

When did Tony Cpx and Otelia Cox get married?

Otelia Cox and Tony Cox got married in 1981.

How many kids do Tony Cox and Otelia Cox have?

Tony Cox and Otelia Cox have a single child.