Happy birthday! This October 8, American actress Sigourney Weaver husband Jim Simpson celebrates her 70th birthday. The star, unforgettable in “Alien”, should probably celebrate with her husband, the discreet Jim Simpson. The couple have been living a beautiful love story since … 1984!
Sigourney Weaver blows out one more candle. The popular actress from New York is turning 71 and if, due to the coronavirus pandemic, she may not be able to gather her whole family around her to put out the candles on her cake, Sigourney Weaver husband Jim Simpson should at least have a good evening together.
Sigourney Weaver & husband Jim Simpson collaboration
In Hollywood, we don’t just count the number of greenbacks reported by films, but also the divorces of its most famous stars. So, in this busy industry that can easily destroy marriages, the couple formed by Sigourney Weaver and Jim Simpson is an exception. It must be said that the actress of Alien, Avatar or Ghostbusters – and soon Ten percent the series of France 2 – is a low-key woman who rarely appears in social events. To live happily, let’s live in hiding, the popular saying goes. Obviously the star applies it in her private life. Since 1984 she has been married to 64-year-old director Jim Simpson .
Sigourney Weaver Jim Simpson told People magazine that they met in 1983 at the Williamson Theater Festival in Massachusetts. She had invited him to dance and he had said no before giving in. After a few weeks, she had again taken the lead by inviting him to dinner. The actress and her husband collaborated on the film The Guys , directed by Jim Simpson. A production in which the star had notably given the reply to his daughter Charlotte Simpson, born in April 1990. The lovers also collaborated in the theater by investing millions of dollars in 1996 in the Flea Theater, in the district of TriBeCa in New York. In 2014, Jim Simspon however announced that he was leaving his post as artistic director of the establishment. Since then, he regularly accompanies his wife in her travels to the four corners of the world.