In 2019, Lauren Sánchez and Jeff Bezos made their relationship official after Bezos announced his divorce from Mackenzie, after 25-years of marriage.
Sánchez also split up with her husband of 13-year, the Hollywood mogul and one of the most powerful agents in the showbiz industry, Patrick Whitesell, around the same time.
Since that time, Lauren Sánchez, a former entertainment reporter and news anchor, and Jeff Bezos have been inseparable. Bezos has four children, while Sánchez has three at this time.
Sánchez said in an interview with the Wall Street Journal that, their family is similar to the Brady Bunch.
“Living with Jeff is like having a master class every day. What he’s really taught me a lot about is management,” she told the publication. She also revealed that she gave him quite a few pointers on handling his business, and being a boss.
Who Is Jennifer Sánchez?
As an entertainment reporter and news anchor, Lauren Wendy Sánchez rose to prominence. The 53-year-old media personality has appeared as an anchor on Fox 11 Ten O’clock News, a co-host on KTTV Fox 11’s Good Day LA, and a guest host on The View. She has also worked as an Extra anchor and special correspondent.
Bezos was spotted with Lauren and her ex-husband Patrick in 2016 at the Manchester by the Sea party. One of Whitesell’s clients, Matt Damon, produced the film, which was distributed by Bezos’ Amazon.
Films imcluding: “The Longest Yard, The Day After Tomorrow, Fight Club, and Ted 2” all featured Lauren Sánchez.
Sánchez has reportedly worked with Christopher Nolan on Dunkirk and is experienced in aerial filming. She founded Black Ops Aviation, an aerial film and production company, and obtained her helicopter pilot license in June 2016. She was also hired by Blue Origins, according to Page Six, to make videos.
Michael Sánchez, the talent manager for Lauren’s older brother, filed a lawsuit against Bezos after the latter claimed that he had leaked “graphic nude photographs” of the Amazon CEO. The claims were made after a story in The National Enquirer revealed intimate conversations between Sánchez and Bezos, exposing their relationship.
One of Sánchez’s three children, a son named Nikko, was born in 2001 during her previous relationship with Tony Gonzalez, a former NFL tight end. Along with Whitesell, she also has a son named Evan and a daughter named Ella.