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After Bad Marriages, 'Hotel' Star Connie Sellecca And TV Host John Tesh Found Real Love With Each Other And Are Happily Married For 27 Years

Date August 19, 2019 18:04

After her failed marriage, Hotel star Connie Sellecca thought she would never fall in love again. But she did! Connie and her second husband, John Tesh have been happily married for 27 years and can’t imagine their existence without each other.

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The TV queen

Connie Sellecca is a fashion model turned actress and producer. She rose to fame through her various roles in movies and TV shows. She is most known for playing the role of Christine Francis in the TV series, Hotel.

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The actress who was nominated for a Golden Globe award was first married to actor Gil Gerard. Sadly, their union didn’t last. The two had a son, Gib Gerard. Speaking to Chicago Tribune on what went wrong in their marriage she said:

I have definitely been taken in by a man's courtship and the whirlwind feelings, only to find it was wrong.

The love story of Connie Sellecca and John Tesh

The great romance between John Tesh who was known as the anchor of Entertainment Tonight and Connie Sellecca did not start on a good note. The TV host once dated Oprah Winfrey and was previously married to actress Julie Wright.

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When the couple first met in Palm Springs he made a quick move and asked her out. But he stood her up on their first date. John admitted he was intimidated by the actress and vowed not to blow his second chance.

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When it was time for the TV host to propose after the couple has dated for a few years, he reserved an entire restaurant. He also hired a string quartet to serenade her with a song he had written and arranged for fireworks.

The couple had a traditional courtship that involved not being intimate and living together until their wedding night.

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For both of them, this is their second marriage. The pair who are curable romantics have learned some lessons from the failure of first marriage and vow not to repeat the same mistakes again.

Their only child

John and Connie have been happily married for over two decades. They have a beautiful daughter, Prima Tesh, named after her grandfather, Primo Sellechia.

John and Connie’s romance story proves that love comes when we less expect it. When two people belong together, they will find each other no matter what.