Otelia Cox is the wife of Tony Cox. Otelia Cox’s husband Cox is an American actor known for his roles in Bad Santa, Friday, Me, Myself & Irene, Date Movie, Epic Movie, Disaster Movie, and Leprechaun 2. He is also known for his role in George Lucas’s Willow, as an Ewok in Return of the Jedi, and as The Preacher in Tim Burton’s Beetlejuice.
Tony and Otelia began their friendship as friends, then became best friends and hence inseparable. Well, the couple, who has been married since 1983, is a source of encouragement for many couples who are planning to honor their wedding vows.
How did Otelia Cox and her husband meet?
Tony and Otelia Cox’s story is nothing short of a fairytale. The couple started out as high school sweethearts, with Otelia serving as Tony’s prom date.
Tony and Otelia started off not only in the most cliched fashion but also with one of the most romantic dates. Tony requested Otelia Cox to be his prom date. So it’s reasonable to conclude that Tony’s prom date proposal marked the beginning of their official relationship.
According to a source, their prom date had to be awkward at first. But they were destined to get extremely comfortable with each other—after all, they had been best friends for quite some time.
After graduating, he proposed to her and they married in 1981. Tony, who is mostly known for his role in Bad Santa, then walked down the aisle with his longtime girlfriend in 1983. With that, it makes more than 40 years of the couple together enjoying a lavish lifestyle, as of 2022.
Otelia Coxand her husband currently resides in Manhattan, New York, with no rumors of extramarital affairs nor of separation.
They’ve been together since then and have a child of their own. They also have two pets, whom they love as their own children. Despite living a public existence, they have managed to keep their child’s name and gender a secret. The couple also avoids public appearances together in order to keep their relationship discreet.
Otelia Cox’s husband, Tony Cox
Otelia Cox’s husband, Tony Cox‘s speciality is in comic parody movies like ‘Date Movie’, ‘Epic Movie’ and ‘Disaster Movie’. He has also been featured in various TV shows ‘Martin’ and significant productions like ‘Return of the Jedi’ as an Ewok. His impressive career achievements have resulted in a net worth of around $4 million dollars.
Tony Cox was born in Manhattan, New York, on March 31, 1958. He was named Joseph Anthony Cox by his mother Henrietta Cox-Penn and father Joe Cox. His mother now lives in College Park, Georgia, with his stepfather Rudolph Penn.
He spent his childhood in Uniontown, Alabama, with his grandparents, where he also began drumming at the age of ten. After high school, he went to the University of Alabama to study music for the same reason. After seeing another dwarf, Billy Barty, who started the institution, Little People of America, he was inspired to try performing.