Former couple Kenan Thompson and Christina Evangeline recently separated and Thompson filed for divorce. Documents filed in court indicate that parental rights to the daughters will be shared evenly between the parents.
Who is Kenan Thompson?
American actor and comedian Kenan Thompson was born on May 10, 1978, and is of African-American descent.
He joined the NBC sketch comedy show Saturday Night Live in 2003 and is now the show’s longest-serving cast member. Furthermore, he was the first regular cast member to be born after the show’s debut in 1975. He was the lead actor in the NBC comedy series Kenan & Kel (2021–2022).
|May 10, 1978
|Columbus, Ohio, U.S.
|Actor and Comedian
Christina Evangeline (m. 2011; sep. 2021)
Who is Christina Evangeline?
Evangeline’s parents met and married in Halifax, Nova Scotia, where Christina Evangeline was born on March 24th, 1989.
Evangeline works as a fashion model and on the big screen. Mini Supreme, a short comedy film she starred in, was released in 2015 (at least according to IMDb).
Thompson boasted about his “dope” residence, which he attributes to Evangeline, his then-wife and interior designer, during an interview on The Wendy Williams Show in 2018.
Evangeline’s charitable nature is another facet of her personality. It is said on her site that she is the creator of Evermore, which is “an organization where people may come together to assist each other through pain and loss.” Evangeline’s website also features a list of the causes she backs, all of which focus on helping disadvantaged kids and their families.
Why and When Did Kenan Thompson and Christina Evangeline Broke Up?
The reason behind their split is a mystery. According to TMZ, the pair officially called it quits in April of 2022. The outlet claims that Kenan, 43, and Christina, 33, divorced about a year ago after being married for 11 years.
When Did Kenan Thompson and Christina Evangeline First Meet?
Talent manager Danny Estrada introduced Kenan Thompson and Christina Evangeline, and they dated for four years. Thompson and Evangeline were married in the George Aquarium’s Arctic Room in Atlanta in 2011. A source at the time stated,
Have Kenan Thompson and Christina Evangeline Any Children Together?
Their first daughter, Georgia, was born in 2014, and their second, Gianna, was born in 2018. Thompson told Us Weekly that Georgia was enamored with Gianna and always wanted to hug her after her birth.
Thompson also mentioned that his eldest daughter was busy with school, adding that they missed her “through the day” but would go out to supper after she returned home. In another interview, he stated that being a father meant everything to him.
Is Kenan Thompson’s Wife Christina Dating Someone Else Now?
The split between Kenan Thompson and his wife Christina Evangeline has been kept under wraps. While neither ex has commented, it appears that they have already moved on to other partners. Reportedly, Evangeline is seeing one of Thompson’s SNL castmates.
TMZ said that Chris Redd, a veteran of Saturday Night Live, was dating Kenan Thompson’s divorced wife. The rumored pair reportedly went public with their relationship last year. Despite appearances, there was no communication between Redd and Thompson, so no suspicion of cheating can be placed on either of them. Reports suggest that Redd and Evangeline were pals for a whole six years before developing romantic feelings for one another.