Cosmo Pfeil: The Husband Of the American Actress Betty Gilpin

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Cosmo Pfeil: The Husband Of the American Actress Betty Gilpin
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Cosmo Pfeil is an actor and assistant director known for the movies Take Shelter, Acceptable Limits, and Person of Interest. More than his profession, he is famously known as the husband of the American actress Betty Gilpin (aka Elizabeth Folan Gilpin). His wife is best known as Debbie “Liberty Belle” Eagan in the Netflix Comedy series GLOW (2017 to 2019).

Apart from his profession, if talked about his personal life, Cosmo and his wife Betty have been married for almost 6 years. In their more than half-decade of marriage, do the couple share any children?

Today we have some interesting facts about Betty Gilpin’s husband Cosmo Pfeil. To know in detail, read the article till the end.

Who Is Cosmo Pfeil? All About His Early Life And Family

As said earlier, Cosmo is an American actor and assistant director. More than his profession, his identity becomes more vivid when he is connected to his in-law’s family. Pfeil is the son-in-law of famous Hollywood actors Jack Gilpin and Ann McDonough.

Talking about his early life, the actor was born ‘Cosmo Colyer Pfeil’ on December 9, 1977, in Shoreham, Vermont, United States. As of 2023, he is 45 years of age and his birth sign is Sagittarius. Likewise, Cosmo spent most of his early life in his hometown Shoreham before moving to another state for his movie career.

Besides, he holds American nationality and belongs to the white ethnicity.

Pfeil’s Height

Jack Gilpin’s son-in-law, Cosmo stands at the height of 5 feet and 7 inches. Now, talking about his weight, Pfeil weighs 156 pounds/71 kilograms.

Cosmo Pfeil Is A Hollywood Actor; His TV Shows And Movies

The Vermont native Cosmo began his acting career in the year 2004 with the movie Company K which narrated the storyline of a troubled veteran of World War I. Following his debut, the same year, he appeared as the Lifeguard in the short movie Happy Now.

Cosmo Pfeil is an actor and director
Cosmo Pfeil, Betty Gilpin’s spouse.

Subsequently, after 3 years, Cosmo played the character Norman in the 2007 movie, Shotgun Stories. Afterward, he kept on appearing in movies as an actor. As per IMDb, Pfeil’s acting credit includes movies and series like Descent, Pose Down, Boo!!, Grand Gorge: No God But Me, The Northern Kingdom, The Good Wife, and Person of Interest.

Pfeil Is An Assistant Director As Well

The 45 years old actor is not only into acting but he tried his hands in direction as well. He made his directorial debut as the first assistant director in the 2007 movie, Shotgun Stories.

Following his debut, he has worked as an assistant director in two other projects Take Shelter (2011) and Providence (2015). After a long time, he recently directed the movie, Acceptable Limits.

Cosmo Pfeil Is Actress Betty Gilpin’s Husband 

As mentioned earlier, the assistant director Cosmo Pfeil is the husband of the actress Betty Gilpin. The couple tied the knot on August 6, 2016, in an intimate marriage ceremony.

Cosmo Pfeil is married to his wife Betty for 6 years
Cosmo Pfeil with his wife Betty Gilpin

Before marriage, reports say, Cosmo was in a year-long relationship with his now-wife Pfeil. They were spotted together for the first time in February 2015 at a Broadway opening night party. A year after, in 2016, the romantic couple married each other. Since then, the pair has been graciously leading their marital life.

Cosmo And His Wife Betty Met On The Movie Set and ironically Played Siblings

The now-married pair came across each other at the set of the 2009 movie ‘The Northern Kingdom‘, the debut movie of his now-wife Betty. Both of them played siblings in this film.

In an exclusive talk about her debut in the film industry, Cosmo’s wife Betty mentioned about her first meet-up with her spouse Pfeil. While mentioning how she got an agent after the movie, she stated,

 I got an agent from that, and the guy who played my brother in the movie is now my husband.”

It took six years for them to exchange vows.

Short Bio On Cosmo’s Wife Betty Gilpin

Betty is a popular Hollywood actress today. Born to celebrity parents, Jack Gilpin and Ann McDonough, she got a chance to pursue her acting career as a teenager (at the age of 19).

Cosmo Pfeil's Wife is a famous Hollywood actress
Cosmo Pfeil Wife, Betty Gilpin

The actress is now 36 years of age and in her 17 years of acting career, Betty has acted in several TV series and movies. Her acting credits include The Hunt, A Dog’s Journey, Coffee & Kareem, The Tomorrow War, Roar, Three Women, and many others. Even though Betty has acted in several movies and series, she is best known for her character Debbie “Liberty Belle” Eagan in the Netflix series GLOW.

Cosmo Pfeil Is A Father Of A Daughter

From his 6 years long marriage with his wife Betty Gilpin, Cosmo became a father. He has a two years old daughter named Mary who was born in November 2020.

Apart from Mary’s name and birth detail, the couple has kept their baby girl out of the limelight. Since the husband-wife duo does not like to divulge their personal life that much in the media, their daughter Mary has not been clicked till today.

However, it is certain that Cosmo’s daughter was born with a silver spoon. She is growing up under the care of her parents Pfeil and Betty.

His Net Worth; How Rich Is Betty Gilpin’s Husband?

Betty’s spouse Cosmo is reported to have a fortune of $200,000. No doubt that he earned a major portion of his money from his career in the entertainment Industry. On the other hand, his wife Betty Gilpin has an estimated net worth of $2 million.

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