Wanda Sykes is known for her stand-up and film career and the 53-year-old actress continues to make audiences laugh with her work. We know a lot about the comedienne, but who is Wanda Sykes’ wife? Keep reading for details about Alex Sykes, including information on her children with Wanda Sykes.
Fans of last summer’s hit movie, Bad Moms will be happy to know that its sequel is currently being filmed in Atlanta, Georgia, and Wanda Sykes has joined the star-studded cast!
Wanda Sykes is an Emmy Award winner, famous for her roles in Monster-in-Law, Evan Almighty, and lending her voice to the Ice Age films. She was born in Portsmouth, Virginia to Marion Louise Sykes, a banker and Harry Ellsworth Sykes, who was an army colonel.
In 1991, Wanda got married to record producer, David Hall but got divorced in 1998, when she opened up about her sexuality. She decided to come out at a rally in Las Vegas about Proposition 8, which banned same-sex marries. Now, Wanda Sykes is happily married to Alex Niedbalski. If you are wondering who Alex Sykes is, keep reading as we tell you everything you need to know.
Alex and Wanda Sykes
Alex and Wanda met in 2006 and walked down the aisle in 2008. They got married before Proposition 8 was passed, and addressed the bill saying, “If we had equal rights, we shouldn’t have to be standing out here demanding something that we automatically should have as citizens of this country. I said, ‘You know what, now I gotta get in your face.’ And that’s what we have to do now. They have pissed off the wrong group of people!”
Wanda Sykes’ Wife and Kids
On April, 27 2009, Wanda and her wife Alex welcomed twins! Their daughter, Olivia Lou, weighed six pounds, seven ounces, and their son, Lucas Claude, weighed was seven pounds, nine ounces. Wanda’s wife, Alex gave birth to their babies, which were the first children for the happy couple.