Samuel L. Jackson's Wife, LaTanya Richardson, Reveals What Kept Their Marriage Strong For 38 Years, Crediting God For Helping Them Cope With Struggles
January 16, 2019 15:54 By Mambee
Finding love and keeping it alive for many years is a hard task, especially for Hollywood stars. Hard, but not impossible.
Actor Samuel L. Jackson and his wife, LaTanya Richardson Jackson, have been together for 38 years, a great example of a couple that have been capable of coping with joy and sorrow through years and remain loyal to each other.
The famous actor once said that they always knew their romance was going to last long!
We actually thought we were going to be the black Liz Taylor and Richard Burton, but we were going to stay together!
The college sweethearts worked hard on their relationship, and they still share a close bond, according to Samuel.
An actress and sports channel producer, LaTanya Richardson Jackson has her own female perspective on marriage. Talking to Essense, she opened up about their staying together for nearly four decades, and gave a few pieces of advice to married women. One of them is working, even while having a baby, because this is what makes you lifted.
When it comes to arguments and misunderstandings, it’s the best to let both cool off and never let the emotions be in charge of you:
I’d be like this, ‘OK good night, I love you. I love you.' And I’d go to sleep.
LaTanya continued, with a smile, saying that you have to forget a lot, and even pretend to have a kind of amnesia.
Men, they are different, they’re cut from a different cloth.
The woman credits faith in God for helping them in the most difficult times:
You have to have a big heart and the Lord. You can’t do this without the Lord. You’re going to have to turn to somebody, something.
They have a daughter Zoe, born in 1982.
Together, the spouses established their own charitable organization to support education for those who struggle to afford it.
When we look at this couple, we can see they are still in love! We wish them another four decades of happiness and bliss!