Helen O’Donoghue is the spouse of Once Upon a Time star, Colin O’Donoghue, who has starred in more than forty movies and TV series. He worked his way up from small theatres in Ireland to trending TV series in Hollywood. Helen has been relishing the relationship with her husband for over nine years. The beautiful couple’s marriage has always been a thing of admiration as they have never failed to smolder for the cameras on the red carpet. Here’s all there’s to know about Colin O’Donoghue’s wife.
Who Is Helen O’Donoghue?
There’s no denying the fact that the prominent actor is married to a beauty. Regarding her background details, Helen O’Donoghue has kept such information private and has successfully eluded them from the prying eyes of the media. As such, details regarding her birthdate, parents, and educational endeavors are not yet available.
However, it is known that she hails from Ireland and works as a school teacher. Her husband, Colin O’Donoghue, who seems to have made his details more public compared to his wife is also Irish as he was born in Drogheda, County Louth, Ireland on the 26th of January 1981. According to Colin who considers himself lucky to have been with Helen for years, the gorgeous damsel is the best person he knows.
Facts You Should Know About Colin O’Donoghue’s Wife
Helen O’Donoghue Married Her Longtime Boyfriend
According to reliable sources, the two lovebirds began dating when they were 18 (well, this may serve as a pointer to Helen O’Donoghue’s age). They dated for a couple of years before solemnizing the union in the year 2009. Though the details of the wedding ceremony have been kept a secret, their wedding photos look so alluring that anyone would believe the duo were undoubtedly made for each other. Despite being married for years, the couple is still enjoying a blissful married life.
Helen O’Donoghue’s husband has cited how supportive she has been over the years especially when they have to relocate as a result of his budding acting career. In addition to that, she has also shown him much love by attending his movie premieres; together, they attended the red carpet for the Rome Premiere of The Rite at Auditorium Della Conciliazione on 9th March 2011. Helen was also present at Savoy Cinema, O’Connell Street, Dublin during The European Premiere of The Rite and equally at Grauman’s Chinese Theatre in Los Angeles, California during the US Premiere of the same movie.
Similarly, the couple graced the Irish Film & Television Awards in May 2015 at the Mansion House, Dublin, and Once Upon a Time 100th Episode Red Carpet in February 2017. Despite all the outside influences of Hollywood, Helen O’Donoghue and her husband have a great relationship as a couple.
She’s a Mother of Two
Helen O’Donoghue is not only known as the comely and supportive spouse of Colin O’Donoghue; she is also known as the mother of his adorable kids. She gave birth to her son, Evan James O’Donoghue in August 2013 and four years later, the couple expanded their family with the arrival of a daughter. Helen’s husband announced the arrival of his kids via his Twitter handle as he shared his excitement of becoming a father with his fans.
Helen O’Donoghue’s Net Worth
According to Payscale, the annual salary of a teacher in the United States ranges from $34,000 to $73,000. With that, Helen O’Donoghue must have pocketed a fortune from her profession. Although she is yet to reveal her financial value to the public, her husband reportedly has a net worth of about $2 million, thanks to his thriving acting career.
Kicking off his career at the age of 20, Colin O’Donoghue has starred in movies and series such as Storage 24, Carrie Pilby, The Durst Storm, What Still Remains, Rebel Heart, Home For Christmas, Love is a drug, Fair City, The Tudors, Wild December’s, Once Upon a Time, 3Below: Tales of Arcadia, among others. As a stage actor, he has featured in The Dream of a Summer Day, Eugene Onegin – The Roadshow, Eclipse, Moonlight Mickey’s, Othello, The Taming Of The Shrew, Sky Road, and many others.
He is a recipient of multiple People Choice Awards and Teen Choice Awards nominations, out of which he has taken home the Irish Film and Television Awards for Best New Talent, among others.