In 2014, followers of “Madam Secretary” have been shocked to search out out that their favourite onscreen energy couple, Henry and Elizabeth McCord have been truly relationship in actual life as effectively.
Though it was pure hypothesis at first, Tea Leoni and Tim Daly confirmed the rumors a couple of months after they emerged.
So how did these two lovebirds meet one another? Let’s discover out.
Tea Leoni is an American actress and producer. In the beginning of her profession, she primarily starred in TV sitcoms however then began to land lead roles in motion pictures as effectively.
Her first roles included the films “Swap” and “A League of Their Personal”, however her escape function was taking part in the feminine lead within the well-known film “Dangerous Boys” the place her colleagues have been distinguished names like Will Smith and Martin Lawrence.
Her greatest function on the small screens got here in 2014 when she was forged for the function of Elizabeth McCord on “Madam Secretary”. This political TV present gained an enormous viewers within the US and remains to be being aired.
Tim Daly is an American actor, director, and producer with a particularly profitable profession behind him. He has performed an incredible quantity of labor in motion pictures, TV reveals, and theatre, making him one of the crucial well-known Hollywood personas within the trendy age.
A few of his well-known roles embrace Joe Hackett on the NBC sitcom “Wings” and his recurring function in “The Sopranos” the place he performed J.T. Dolan, a junkie screenwriter. For his work on “The Sopranos”, he was additionally nominated for an Emmy Award.
From 2007 to 2012, he starred in “Personal Apply” and from 2014 to 2019 he performed the function of Henry McCord in “Madam Secretary”.
How Did Tea Leoni and Tim Daly Meet?
Tea and Tim first “formally” met one another on the set of “Madam Secretary” the place they have been forged to play a robust politics couple.
This occurred in 2014 when the filming initially started, however it was additionally the identical 12 months Tea Leoni divorced David Duchovny (Agent Moulder on the “X-Information”) after a 17-year lengthy marriage.
Nonetheless, these two truly crossed paths many years earlier than the filming of this TV present started. They attended the identical highschool in Vermont however they by no means acquired the possibility to fulfill one another in that particular interval.
“Yeah, it’s very weird. She and I went to the identical faculty and it wouldn’t be so stunning if we weren’t speaking about THAT faculty. It was a rural and tiny highschool and it didn’t even have that many youngsters,” Tim stated in an interview.
Effectively, it looks like destiny had one thing to say about this and determined to reunite them on “Madam Secretary”.
When requested about his relationship in an interview with ABC, Tim additionally stated, “I believe that Tea and I’ve a really comparable method to work. We each take our jobs extraordinarily significantly and we work actually exhausting. Nonetheless, on the identical time, we attempt to have as a lot enjoyable as potential on set.”