Martyn Eaden Facts Besides Being Chrissy Metz’s Ex-Husband


Martyn Eaden is a screenwriter and copywriter of British descent, a relative unknown, who was involuntarily shoved in the limelight because of her marriage to Chrissy Metz of This Is Us. They got married in 2008, and after just seven years of marriage, got divorced in 2015. Martyn has never been a public person, doing his job off-cam. It wasn’t until he dated and married his ex-wife was he known by the public who follow Chrissy Metz on This Is Us. Chrissy Metz continued to gain momentum on the show, and it was unclear if her eventual success was one of the reasons of their separation.

He does not have any kids with his former wife, Chrissy Metz, which immensely helped in finalizing their divorce, because there were no custody issues to take into account. They now live separate but nonetheless happy lives without each other, and Eaden eased back into his private life shortly after the divorce. He is absent from social media – Instagram, Facebook, Twitter – which makes his life more private and away from prying eyes.

Before marrying Chrissy Metz, no one knew who Martyn Eaden was.

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Before marrying Chrissy Metz in 2008, the name Martyn Eaden was not on the Hollywood radar. Only after they were married was the name known to fans of Chrissy Metz. He works as a screen and copywriter and is originally from the United Kingdom.

They were married for seven years before divorcing.

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They married in 2008, and split in 2015. It was rumoured that Metz’s success on the show This Is Us was one of the reasons for the split, but nothing was confirmed nor denied. In their divorce papers, irreconcilable differences were cited as the reason for the separation. It was Eaden who filed for divorce, and Metz did not contest it, which made the proceeding a lot quicker to be finalized. The request for spousal support was denied, so Eaden requested to solely be the owner of his car and his private bank account.

Chrissy went on to date another relative unknown, a cameraman.

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In 2016, a year after their divorce, Chrissy dated another relative unknown, a cameraman by the name of Josh Stancil. They eventually broke up in 2018. NBC’s This Is Us remains very popular, and Chrissy Metz basks in the popularity of the TV series. She continues to shoot episodes of the hit TV show with Mandy Moore, Justin Hartley, Milo Ventimiglia and Sterling K. Brown. She plays one of the main characters in the show. Martyn Eaden, on the other hand, has not been reported to be dating or married at present. He keeps to himself and continues to live a low-key life away from the limelight that his marriage to Chrissy Metz brought.

Martyn Eaden is a screenwriter.

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He did the screenplay for 2016’s Spurned and 2014’s Death Factory. No other information can be obtained about whether he has done any screenplays after 2016. That is one of Martyn Eaden’s enigma: he does not have to be in the limelight to continue doing his profession. He may or may not have written another screenplay after Spurned in 2016.

He accompanied her ex-wife Metz on red carpet events.

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When they were still happily married, he would be by his wife’s side on red carpet events. It was there that he was photographed. But after their marriage ended, he could no longer be seen in public events and parties. He has eased back into his anonymity and he seems to be loving every single minute of it.

After their divorce, Eaden went back to his life, where he is not popularly known by many.

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These days, you can no longer see an updated photo of Martyn Eaden on the Internet. He went back to being a regular guy, doing his job and making sure that he continues to be a private person. There is no information where he currently lives or if he is with someone else romantically. Martyn Eaden managed to go back to his old life before he met his ex-wife.

Only after five years of marriage, rumors of them splitting up surfaced.

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In 2013, or two years before their divorce was finalized, there have already been rumors going around about trouble in paradise. But the pair decided to keep mum about the real status of their relationship. They continued to been in events. It was not until 2015 that they announced that they were indeed divorcing. The rumors from two years back may be true, gauging from the eventual divorce. They did not comment on whether the rumors were true or otherwise. The pair remained tight lipped about their affairs and only talked about their divorce after it has been finalized. Chrissy, on the other hand, preferred to not give interviews to talk about he failed marriage to Eaden. She instead focused on talking about the show she is in, This Is Us.

There is not much information about Martyn Eaden on the Internet.

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As we all know, Martyn Eaden has successfully come back to his private life. There is not much information that you can get about him on the Internet. Even when he was still married to Chrissy Metz, he kept his private life away from prying eyes. There are no details about his birthdate, birthplace, parents, siblings, even his height and weight, as well as his net worth. Although reports say he earns between $60,000 and $100,000 per screenplay, there are no formal records regarding Eaden’s net worth. His age is also unknown; it is assumed that he is between 40 and 50 years old.