Christina Applegatean American actress, got emotional after earning a star on the Hollywood Walk of Fame on Monday, November 14. The star-studded celebration in Los Angeles recognized her achievements and accomplishments in the entertainment business from the start of her career.
It was also her first public appearance since August 2021, when she announced her multiple sclerosis diagnosis. Friends actor Rachel Bloom got upset during her awards speech, calling her former co-stars Katey Sagal, David Faustino and Linda Cardellini her “family.” Christina cried as she thanked her daughter Sadie LeNoble, who she shares with her husband, Martyn LeNoble.
Christina Applegate’s wife Martyn LeNoble
Born in the Netherlands on April 14, 1969, Martyn LeNoble has had a lifelong interest in music. As a youngster he played bass in a small Dutch band before moving to Los Angeles in 1989. LeNoble moved to Los Angeles and began playing bass in several bands, including The Cult, Too Free Stooges, Thelonious Monster, and Jane’s Addiction. . After a short stint with other bands, he co-founded the alternative rock band Porno for Pyros in 1992 with Peter DiStefano, Perry Farrell and Stephen Perkins.
Martyn LeNoble and Christina Applegate were acquaintances for many years before they got into a romantic relationship. According to People Magazine, the actress stated in 2009 that she and Martyn had known each other for 13 years. They started dating in 2008 and got engaged two years later on Valentine’s Day, in 2010. The couple revealed four months later that they were expecting their first child together. Christina Applegate and LeNoble’s first child, a girl named Sadie, was born on January 27, 2011.
Applegate and LeNoble married in February 2013 in a private ceremony in Los Angeles. Applegate felt emotional during her recent Hollywood Walk of Fame speech, praising her “most important person,” her daughter, Sadie.
“You are so much more than you realize. You are so beautiful, kind, loving, brilliant and intriguing, and I am grateful every day that I get to get up and take you to school. You’re everything to me. Thank you for always being there for me.”
However, Sadie is not LaNoble’s first child. Martyn was previously married to Christina Applegate, with whom he had a daughter named Marlon. She is a photographer who graduated from New York University’s Tisch School of the Arts and is regularly featured on her father’s social media.
Martyn has stayed by Christina Applegate’s side through her health struggles. The Vacation actress was diagnosed with breast cancer and underwent a double mastectomy. In a 2009 interview with Women’s Health, Applegate stated:
“I don’t think I could have gone through all of this without him. I laughed more than ever in my life in the hospital, making light of all the strange things that happened to me.
In 2017, she underwent surgery to remove her ovaries and fallopian tubes, and went through surgical menopause the following year. Applegate revealed her MS issues in 2021.