Although they’ve by no means married, lots of people assume that Maya Rudolph and Paul Thomas Anderson are wed. Maybe that’s due to how lengthy they’ve been collectively, or their baseball crew of youngsters, however additionally it is in all probability possible resulting from the truth that Rudolph has been identified to consult with Anderson as her “husband” when talking about him. In a New York Occasions article from 2018, Rudolph admitted that “boyfriend” didn’t really feel like the precise time period and that she makes use of the h-word loosely. “Folks know what which means. It means he is the daddy of my youngster, and I stay with him, and we’re a pair, and we aren’t going anyplace,” she stated.
The “Saturday Evening Reside” legend has been with the 11-time Oscar nominee since 2001. Apparently, neither has shared the complete story about how they first met and they’re such low-key celebrities that we frequently overlook they’re a pair till they pop up collectively at an awards present. The pair share 4 youngsters — Pearl, Lucille, Jack, and Minnie — all of whom adorably made appearances in Anderson’s movie “Licorice Pizza,” alongside Rudolph. “That was really a magical factor, as a result of COVID occurred, lockdown occurred after which Paul was informed like, ‘Okay, you may shoot now,'” she defined on “Late Evening with Seth Meyers.” “My children, their mates, their mates’ mother and father, my mother and father, my nanny — we had been all in it. We had been throughout and so we had a little bit world.”