Helena Schneider is famous as the former wife of American comedian, Rob Schneider. Her ex-husband is one of the most famous comic actors around. Although Rob is fairly open about his personal life, there’s not much detail about his second wife Helena.
As of now, Rob enjoys marital bliss with his third wife, Patricia Azarcoya, however, Helena Schneider’s life is hidden from the public eye. Her secret nature raises curiosity amongst many as to what is Helena doing now, where is she now, and more.
Well, today let’s take a closer look and find out some interesting facts about her. We will also discuss what was the reason behind Helena and Rob Schneider’s divorce.
Where is Rob Schneider’s ex-wife, Helena Schneider now?
Since divorcing Helena, Rob moved on with his life, raised a new family, and currently lives a content life. Meanwhile, his ex-wife Helena is out of the spotlight.
When you marry a famed personality, you also gain a lot of fame, be it good or bad. This exactly happened to Helena when she became Rob’s wife. However, after their divorce, she decided to live a dormant life.
There are many instances where a former celebrity spouse remains in the spotlight even after his/her separation. In fact, many of them even gain their own kind of fame and money, all thanks to their famous partners.
Nevertheless, Helena doesn’t seem to be one of those people, considering how successful she has been in living without a spotlight. Her last public appearance was in the year 2005 when she appeared with her spouse and stepdaughter Elle at the premiere of the movie, Deuce Bigalow.
Helena Shneider Wiki
She was born in the United States. As for her age, she is in her late 30s. Though there’s not much info on her personal life, she used to live in Los Angeles while she was married to Rob. Since her separation from him, her whereabouts are relatively unknown.
She is an American by nationality and belonged to the Caucasian ethnicity. Because she has kept herself out of the media, there’s no information available about her parents or siblings.
Helena married her husband Rob when she was in her early 20s in a super-secretive wedding
The pair exchanged vows on October 1st, 2002, after dating for some time. The nuptials was kept behind closed doors and not much was disclosed in the media. A few of the pair’s closest friends and family were in attendance.
Around the early 2000s, Rob had already become a big star thanks to his hit movies, Deuce Bigalow, The Animal, and The Hot Chick. However, he was still able to keep the ceremony under wraps.
The couple first started dating in the early 2000s. Unfortunately, not many intricate details of their relationship are out in the media.
Rob used to talk about Helena a lot in interviews
Although the comedian rarely ever talked about Helena, he used to mention her a lot during his interviews. Back when the movie Hot Chick first came out, in an interview with Michigan Daily he maintained how his recent marriage made him excited while shooting the 2002 flick. Well, he truly was head over heels for her, wasn’t he?!
Moreover, in a sitdown with an Australian magazine, Female, when asked if his marriage with Helena has somehow made him wise, he jested, “I don’t think my wife would agree with that at all, but I would hope so.”
He further added that he also tries his best to please his wife. He stated, “I genuinely try and please my wife but instead of getting bonus points for that she says: Why do you try, why not just do it? You never figure it out, but if you’re LUCKY, you can be frustrated with it your whole life.”
Helena Schneider and Rob divorced rather quickly: Did he cheat on her?
After being married for only a couple of years the couple decided to call it quits. After the divorce filing, they officially separated in the year 2005. As for who filed for divorce, reports suggest Helena pulled the plug.
So around the time they divorced, Rob was also dating his third and current wife, Patricia Azarcoya. Given how they started dating around the same time as Rob’s divorce, one can wonder if his relationship with Patricia was the reason behind his separation from Helena. Well, many tabloids think so.
Does Helena share any kids with Rob?
The former flames do not share any kids between them. At the time of their marriage, Rob had already become a father. He and his first wife, London King welcomed their first and only child Elle King on July 3rd, 1989.
While Helena was in a marital relationship with Rob, she enjoyed being the stepmother of Elle. The three of them made a handful of appearances in public which means Helena was also close to her step-daughter.
After divorcing Helena, Rob married Patricia Azarcoya
Right after divorcing his second wife, Rob moved on with the beautiful TV producer, Patricia. After dating each other for a long time, they walked down the aisle on April 23rd, 2011. The ceremony took place in Beverly Hills. Just like his previous two marriages, this one too was a private affair.
After the wedding, Rob made his official statement and said, “Patricia and I were surrounded by our closest friends and family; it was the happiest day of my life.”
This was the third wedding for Rob. His first marriage was to the former American model, London King. They married on September 25th, 1988. Just a year later, they also welcomed their first and only child, Elle King. They divorced in the year 1990.
Rob Schneider shares two kids with his third wife
From their marital relationship, the couple became a parent to two beautiful children. Patricia first gave birth to a daughter, Miranda Scarlett Schneider, in 2012. Subsequently, a few years later in September 2016, they became the parent of another girl, Madeline Robbie Schneider.
As of now, Rob is relishing his private life. Initially, Rob didn’t have a great relationship with his oldest child, Elle. They were estranged for several years, however, they reconciled after Elle’s divorce in 2017.