Russian, Italian/Sicilian, Irish, German and Polish
Actress, singer, dancer, songwriter and producer
52 years old
Tricia Leigh Fisher, Carrie Fisher and Todd Fisher
Eddie Fisher and Connie Stevens
American actress and singer Joely Fisher was born to the infamous Fisher family. The family is not only famous for their amazing talents but colorful personal life as well.
Fisher’s are infamous for multiple marriages and struggles with addiction. Read on to find out if Joely fell in the trap of all the vices just like her family members or did she learn from those mistakes and was able to avoid it.
Is Fisher Married?
The Inspector Gadget actress Joely Fisher is happily married to cinematographer Christopher Duddy. The pair tied the knot on 31 December 1996 in the presence of friends and family.
For the big day, the groom wore a black tuxedo whereas the bride walked down the aisle wearing an off-shoulder white gown. She kept her hair tied up and decorated it with flowers.
The couple again renewed their vows in New Year Eve 2005 on the occasion of their tenth wedding anniversary. The festivities took place at the Vallarta Palace hotel in Nuevo Vallarta, Mexico. This place held the sentimental value for Joely and her spouse as they honeymooned in this place a decade ago.
The party was lavish and was attended by one hundred twenty guests. Among the invitees were Mariska Hargitay, Peter Hermann, Carmen Manheim, and Milo Manheim.
Fisher and her husband are married for over twenty years, which is a rarity in Hollywood. Hope the pair continues to maintain the romance in the future as well.
Mother of Five Children
Joely Fisher and her spouse welcomed their first daughter, Skylar Fisher Duddy on June 14, 2001. The pair’s second daughter, True Fisher Duddy, was born on February 2, 2006. Both tried their hands in the acting field; however, they stopped working after appearing in a few shorts.
On September 2008, the actress adopted a baby girl named Olivia Luna Duddy. Also, she is a step-mother to Cameron Duddy and Collin Duddy. They are kids of her husband, Christopher, from his previous marriage.
Family of Stars
Joely Fisher is the child of late singer Eddie Fisher and actress Connie Stevens. They divorced when she was just two years old. So, she grew up with her mother but regularly visited her father.
The actress is the elder sister of Tricia Leigh Fisher who is also an actress. She is married to actor Byron Thames.
Joely was also a half-sister to Star Wars famed actress late Carrie Fisherand producer Todd Fisher. They are children from her father’s first marriage to actress Debbie Reynolds.
Joely Suffered from Addiction?
In an interview, Joely stated that the Fisher family did not only pass on the velvet voice but also genetic predisposition for addiction, infidelity, and financial idiosyncrasy.
The blue-eyed actress was exposed to addiction from a young age. Her parents and siblings were all addicts. She mentioned that her first exposure to drug use was as a toddler. She saw her father injecting drugs into his veins.
Fisher dealt with addiction all her life. However, she is proud that she never succumbed to it. She was able to live without giving in to all her addictions.
Joely Accumulated Nice Riches
The 52-year-old Joely holds an overall net worth of $10 million. She earned this wealth from her sucessful acting and music career. She is most remembered for playing the character of Paige Clark on the sitcom Ellen.
Fisher owns multiple properties throughout the USA. In 2015, she sold her home in Sherman Oaks, California for $3, 472,500. The Spanish-style villa did not bring much profit to her as she bought the house in 2007 for $3.5 million.
Quick Facts: Joely Fisher
Joely Fisher is an alum of Beverly Hills High School.
She joined Emerson College but did not graduate.
Fisher became Miss Golden Globe at the 1992 Golden Globe Awards.
She performed for former U.S. President Mr. George H.W. Bush at the Kennedy Center.
She is a close friend to actress Mariska Hargitay.
Fisher is a niece of actor John Megna. He is the half brother of her mother.
Joely loves Skiing and cooking,
She is a vegetarian.
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