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Eben Russell Bio: Who is Kay Cannon's Husband?

grex Published On Sun Mar 20 2022   Modified On Sun Mar 20 2022
Eben Russell Bio: Who is Kay Cannon's Husband?

Eben Russell is an American writer and producer best known for his work on Alone Together and Last Man Standing. He came into the limelight in 2009 when he started dating renowned American writer and producer Kay Cannon who has notably written and produced the Pitch Perfect film series. The two are now married and have a beautiful daughter.

Born in Boston, Massachusetts

Eben Russell was born on November 2, 1976, in Boston, Massachusetts. As for his age, he is currently 46 years old. It seems Russell is the only child of his parents as no information about his siblings is available on the internet. However, after getting married to Kay Cannon, he became the brother-in-law of her four brothers and two sisters. Moreover, his father-in-law is John M. Cannon and mother-in-law is Rosemary Cannon.

Russell completed his schooling in Boston. He is a huge fan of the baseball team Boston Red Sox, and since his childhood, he loved playing baseball. Now he loves playing tennis whenever he is free. Russell belongs to American nationality and white ethnicity. He got blue eyes and black hair. As for his height, he is 5 feet 8 inches tall.

Nominated For Daytime Emmy Awards

Eben Russell has worked as writer and producer of the 2018 Freeform television sitcom, Alone Together, starring Esther Povitsky, Benji Aflalo, Edgar Blackmon and Ginger Gonzaga. Russell has also been a screenwriter and producer for the long-running television sitcom, Last Man Standing (2011-2021), starring Molly Ephraim, Kaitlyn Dever and Tim Allen (Katherine Allen's father).

Russell has also worked for the television game show Who Wants to Be a Millionaire for which he was nominated for Daytime Emmy Awards three times.

Married to Pitch Perfect Writer Kay Cannon, Father of a Daughter

As we mentioned earlier, Eben Russell has been married to renowned writer and producer Kay Cannon who is the writer and producer behind the Pitch Perfect film series. The couple started dating on February 15, 2009, and after three years of a romantic relationship, the screenwriters tied the knot on January 1, 2012.

husband-wife duo Eben Russell and Kay Cannon with their daughter
Credit: Instagram

Next year in October 2013, the lovebirds had their first child, a baby girl, together. They have named their daughter Evelyn Rose Russell who is now 9 years old. Russell and his wife often share pictures with their beautiful daughter on Instagram.

Wife Kay Cannon's Divorce with Ex-husband Jason Sudeikis

Eben Russell's wife Kay Cannon was previously married to American actor and comedian Jason Sudeikis. Russell and Sudeikis walked down the aisle on June 26, 2004, but their marital relationship didn't last long and the pair called it quits in 2008. Their divorce was finalized two years later in 2010.

Eben Russell's wife Kay Cannon with her ex-husband Jason Sudeikis
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Following the split, her ex-husband Sudeikis started an affair with a new girlfriend Olivia Wilde in 2011. After 9 years of relationship, they parted ways in November 2020. The former couple welcomed their first child, son Otis Sudeikis on April 20, 2014.

Estimated Net Worth of $1 Million

According to online sources, Eben Russell has an estimated net worth of $1 million, as of 2022. His wife Kay Cannon, on the other hand, currently has an estimated net worth of $ 10 million, as per Celebrity Net Worth. Her film Pitch Perfect, which was made under the budget of $17 million, had a box office collection of 1$15.4 million.