Loretta Devine Husband, Children, Age, Family

By Ravi Lama | Published On: 17 Feb, 2019
Loretta Devine Husband, Children, Age, Family

Quick Information

Date of Birth August 21, 1949
Age 71 Years 8 Month(s)
Profession Actress
Marital Status Married
Husband/Spouse Glenn Marshall
Net Worth $8 million
Ethnicity N/A
Height 5 Feet 6 and half inches
Education Brandeis University

Popularly known for acting skills on Fox drama series Boston Public, Loretta Devine is nothing less than a veteran actress in Hollywood. Despite having an interest in singing, Loretta couldn't achieve her dream. Her addiction in acting later made her unstoppable and soon merited the praise from audiences.

Having involvement in acting for four decades, Loretta is known for her portrayal as Adele Webber on the Shonda Rhimes' Grey's Anatomy. She even had won the Primetime Emmy Award in 2011.

Loretta Devine Engaged To Accountant; Married Now, Children?

Loretta Devine, age 69, is savoring a blissful relationship with financial analyst, Glen Marshall. Glen was the one who held her hand and stood by her side during a hard time. Their romantic love-story turned into an engagement when she and her then-boyfriend, Glen got engaged in April 2001.

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Following their engagement, the pair exulted several years without getting married. In an interview with Essense Magazine on 16 December 2009, Loretta gushed that she had been with her fiancé for a long time, but yet had no plan for wedding till that date. She also said that things were going good between them and she got scared to mess with their on-going relationship.

As of now, Loretta already has married Glenn, as confirmed by TMZ in September 2018. But the actual date of their wedding is still a mystery. She and her hubby are rejoicing a blissful relationship together and often attends events together. On 2 May 2018, she shared the photograph which was captured during their participation at an event. Accompanying the red carpet with Glenn, Loretta spoke that she is blessed to be a part of his life.

Loretta Devine alongside her husband, Glenn Marshall in May 2018 (Photo: Instagram)

She has no kids from her relationship with her husband, as of February 2019. However, she has few stepchildren including, stepdaughter Angela Marshall-Albert, from Glenn's past relationship. Loretta loves to spend time with her family and often shares sweet memories of them with her social media fans.

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Loretta Devine's False News Of Marriage; Denied Rumors Of Alleged Husband And Children!

Beside her blossoming love life, Loretta once became the victim of the false rumors after the tabloid newspapers including, one of the reputed website IMDB stated that she was once married to Lamar Tyler. The site claimed that she and Lamar got married in 1973 and they finalized their divorce on 4 January 2008. She also was alleged to have at least one children with her rumored ex-husband. 

The hoax caught fire when Google itself made wrong indexing as the search engine swapped the name of her fiance Loretta on her fictional husband, Lamar's photos.

(Photo: Loretta Devine's Twitter)

Falsifying the hoax, Loretta exposed the truth via her Twitter on 20 August 2018. She wrote in her tweet that she was never married to a man named Lamar Tyler, neither have any children with him.

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Loretta Devine's Net Worth And Bio

Loretta has the net worth of $8 million, which she accumulated from her career as a Hollywood actress. 

She was born on 21 August 1949 in Houston, Texas, USA. Talking about her family, she was raised by a single parent alongside six siblings. Standing at the height of 1.69 meters (5 feet 6½ inches), she had undergone through a weight loss during her past days. But, during her appearance at 4th Annual Gala in 2015, she couldn't manage to maintain her body figure that probably might have increased her weight.

Loretta completed her education with a Bachelor of Arts in Speech and Drama from the University of Houston. Later, she enrolled in Brandeis University, where she completed her graduation with MFA in Theater.