Together, they went through many hardships … A year after divorcing actress Heather McComb, James Van der Beek married Kimberly Brook on August 1, 2010 in Tel Aviv. While the couple quickly wanted to start a family and already have five children – Olivia (9), Joshua (8), Annabel (6), Emilia (4) and Gwendolyn (2) – they also faced to many disappointments. Indeed, the wife of the ex-star of the Dawson series has had five miscarriages. Although they have been through hardships, one thing has never changed: their love for each other. On the occasion of their tenth wedding anniversary, James Van der Beek wanted to tell the story of their meeting as well as what he liked about the pretty redhead.
On Instagram, it was after sharing family snapshots that the 43-year-old comedian unveiled: “Ten years ago today, this woman made me the happiest I have ever been. year before, I had been famous, rich, married, divorced, less wealthy, single … And I was in Israel on a tour when it hit me: I didn’t want to be single anymore. I wanted a real one. relationship. A soul mate. Someone I could have a family with. I was in the middle of this revelation, telling my friends about it when a voice interrupted us to ask a question. I was pissed off. talking while I told my story? I turned around… It was Kimberly. ” Moved, the star added, “Three days later, I asked her what she was looking for in a relationship. Her response: ‘I’m not looking for a relationship.’ Six months later, we were living together. Two weeks longer. late, we were expecting a baby and almost exactly a year after the date she first interrupted me … We got married. “
In love with Kimberly for eleven years, James Van der Beek is certain that the trials have brought them together: “This marriage demanded that I be more present, more honest, more authentic, more open, more patient, more passionate, daring, fun and vulnerable than I’ve ever been. And I’m still fighting for her. We’ve been through the joy and the pain, and even in our biggest arguments… She’s the one I want by my side. ” So much so that the duo seem to want to renew their vows. The comedian indeed revealed: “Kimberly, you never cease to surprise me. Your courage, your tenderness and your refusal to settle for less than what you wish … You are the best human being that I know. love and look forward to earning extra years with you (but also that huge party / vow renewal in the woods that I have been promising you for ten years, once we are out of pandemic protocol) Happy birthday baby. “
Kimberly feels like “the luckiest woman in the world”
On her Instagram account, it is by sharing a snapshot where she looks in the same direction as her husband that Kimberly Van der Beek also expressed: “Life with you has been a beautiful and adventurous story of love, of strength, vulnerability and magic. I feel like the luckiest woman in the world. Happy birthday. ” Words that particularly touched Tori Spelling who commented: “Happy birthday! You and your family, you are an inspiration to all of us!”
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