Though the audience normally does not get to see a director in any movie, they hold a respectable job behind the scenes. The actors and actresses respect their directors as their instructors and it is common that sometimes they fall for each other.
Edoardo Ponti is a renowned Italian director, actor, producer and writer. He actively worked both as a director and a writer between 1998 and 2014. If you are willing to know about the personal life of this behind-the-scenes-hero of several movies, take some time and read thoroughly.
Edoardo Ponti Living Happily With Wife Actress Sasha Alexander and Children
Edoardo Ponti earned his fame from movies like Between Strangers (2002), The Nightshift Belongs to the Stars (2012 and Human Voice (2014). As a whole, he directed approximately a dozen movies in different languages and won four prestigious awards as well. That is not all, he is also a husband and a father.
Well, Edoardo Ponti is a married man and his wife is American actress Sasha Alexander. This duo exchanged their vows on August 11, 2007, at the Russian Orthodox Church in Geneva. Moreover, they also share a daughter, Lucia Sofia Ponti and a son named Leonardo Fortunato Ponti.
It is not known when they first met and started dating. Nevertheless, Alexander gave birth to their first child daughter on May 12, 2006, which is 15 months prior to their wedding day. Therefore, they probably dated for at least 2 years before tying the knot. Likewise, they welcomed their second child, Leonardo, on December 20, 2010.
Their married life is running successfully in the 11th year, and their children make their bonding even stronger.
This couple of Ponti and Alexander visits new places and attends red carpets and movie ceremonies, mostly together. They make such good parents that they not only take care of their children but also teach them great moral lessons.
Delving into their relationship so far, anyone can easily guess that nothing, except death, is able to make them fall apart.
Edoardo Ponti’s Rumored Affairs
Before making Sasha Alexander his better half, Edoardo Ponti is rumored to have dated another actress.
Rumor has it that Ponti dated French actress Chiara Mastroianni around 1992. However, it might be just a rumor because there is no further information regarding their affair.
Likewise, Ponti’s current wife, Sasha Alexander, also was married once before. She walked down the aisle with American director of the movie, Glaadiator, Luka Pecel, on December 18, 1998. Unfortunately, they ended up in a divorce later in 2000.
Quick Facts About Edoardo Ponti
- He was born on January 6, 1973, in Geneva, Switzerland.
- He is the son of Carlo Ponti Sr. and Sophia Loren.
- His zodiac is Capricorn.
- Edoardo Ponti has a net worth of $5 million as of 2019.
- He has a Master of Fine Arts degree from the University of Southern California.