The miniseries Chernobyl, which retraces minute by minute the most famous nuclear disasters in the world, arrives on M6, this Thursday, May 27 at 9 p.m. Jared Harris plays Valeri Legassov, deputy director of the Kurchatov Atomic Energy Institute and member of the team that managed the Chernobyl disaster. For the occasion, Closer invites you to learn more about the private life of the American actor and in particular to discover who is Allegra Riggio, the sumptuous woman who shares his life.
Also known for his role in the Mad Men series, Jared Harris had a first marriage, between 2005 and 2010, with actress Emilia Fox (Unclassified Affairs, The Queen, Delicious …). But since his divorce, it is with Allegra Riggio that the American actor has found love. The latter is a former designer and TV host whom the actor met during a show from a friend they had in common. She now takes care of the career of her darling that she never leaves for long. They got married in 2013. On their respective Instagram accounts, Jared Harris and Allegra Riggio regularly share romantic photos.
Jared Harris on his wife, Allegra Riggio: “She’s my favorite person in the whole world”
In November 2019, the actor of the Chernobyl series shared a snapshot of a tender kiss with his wife on his social networks. “Let’s toast my wife. My life. My lovely wife. You are my favorite person in the whole world and I love you with all my heart,” the caption of this photo read.
Jared Harris and Allegra Riggio © Backgrid USA