Robert Michael Schneider is an American actor, standup comedian, screenwriter, and director. Born and raised in New Jersey, Schneider attended the University of Michigan in Ann Arbor. After graduation, he traveled the world, appearing in such diverse venues as Spain, Burma, India, and Greece. He was part of a troupe that performed in London and then in Hollywood.
While in L.A. Schneider decided to become a standup comedian. He has been billed as one of the “comedy gods” of his time. Some of his best known routines are “Parks and Recreation,” “Chokey Logical,” “Amnesia, State of Mind,” “Cable Guy,” “Shrek,” and “The Cable Guy.” Since making his appearance on “AM MTV” in 1996, Rob Schneider has also had a series of specials for Fox Network.
Robert Michael Schneider is married to a Broadway actress named Desiree Gruber. He was previously married to actress Karen Gaffney. They have three children together, son Joey, and daughter Ruby. Their daughter Ruby is a budding standup comedian. Recently, Rob and Desiree have traveled to London to celebrate Ruby’s twenty-fifth birthday.
When not acting, Rob Schneider spends his days trying to create new shows for television. One of his current shows, entitled “The Cable Guy,” has been running for two seasons. The show’s star is Chris Evans, who happens to be the best friend of both Robert and Desiree Gruber. The beautiful actress that is Schneider’s wife is Anna Kournikova. Anna is also one of Rob’s former co-workers.
In early 2021, Rob and Desiree were happily married. They were having the time of their lives. But the happiness was brief because Desiree was diagnosed with cancer just before their second marriage. Rob made quite an emotional impact on her through his constant efforts to get her well. The stress of their second marriage became too much for Rob to handle.
After his wife’s illness, Rob took a chance on something new in life by starting a family. He named his daughter Alexa. Rob started dating Alexa’s former colleagues from the Comedy Arts Festival in Baltimore. They become a very good team and in just a short span of time, they were sharing each other’s homes.
Rob and Desiree’s happiness was not ruined when their daughter was born. It only strengthened their bond. Through the months and years that they were married, Rob learned that he still had love for Desiree despite everything he had done. Rob even changed his name from Rob Schneider to Robyn to honor his late wife. This is how he came to learn that he loved his wife more than anything else in the world.
At the end of the year, Rob and Desiree celebrated their sixth wedding anniversary. Their relatives, especially Desiree’s mother showed up at the celebration to wish them luck for their future. When asked what he has accomplished since he was born in Baltimore, Rob replied “Nothing”. So this is how Rob and Desiree shared their 6 years together, their miracle, their bliss.
Rob and Desiree have been through so much together. She became a housewife and mother. Rob was an actor, a son, husband and father to four children. He became a father first to Lisa. He played football with his brother and helped build their family’s first home.
On this day in 2021, at the age of 34 years old, Rob Schneider wife of fifteen years gave birth to their fourth child. She named him Chase, she was the only child his parents ever had. They are blessed beyond belief. Although she was born and raised in Seattle, Washington, where her father worked as an architect, Rob made the family home in Baltimore.
Rob and Desiree’s relationship status was great. In fact, they fell in love at the start of their marriage. There were no indications of trouble in their relationship status. Even though Desiree was having an off season, Rob’s career was on high point, especially when he landed a role on the television show, 24. As far as his career goes, it’s evident that he has no intentions of slowing down.
Trouble in their marriage
Although there are no clear signs of trouble in their marriage, there was a time when things between the two started to go bad. There’s no denying that Rob has become a much more responsible and matured actor, and his two daughters are living proof. Their mother’s death left Rob deeply affected, as he always thought about what might have happened to her. He has not shied away from answering any questions that have been raised about his career and life.