Wonder Yearsstar Danica McKellar’s husband, Scott Sveslosky, is the famed Hallmark actress’ perfect match. McKellar was not sure when she first met her husband Mike Verta. Sveslosky and McKellar’s love couldn’t be denied, though, and the couple tied the knot just two years after they first met.
Love at the First Sight
After her divorce from Mike Verta, who she married in 2009, the last thing on Danica McKellar’s mind was romance. The Hallmark legend admitted in an interview that it took her nearly a year to find love again. With Get Closer magazine that she’d needed the time to focus on herself and regroup. “I wrote in my journal, trying to understand what’d happened – I found that to be healing – and I moved in with my mom for two years.”
McKeller gained perspective from that time and was soon able to set up dates. She talked about how she met Scott Sveslosky, her husband. With Us Weekly, explaining, “I had been divorced for two years when I met him. And I was just starting to date, and I was being set up.”She admitted that she wasn’t sure, and she recalled. “I was like, ‘I don’t know about this.’”
She is ready to go. “saw him sitting there at the table,”But, all that changed was the fact that everything has been changed. “I knew. I was like, ‘Oh my God, this is the person I’ve been dreaming about my whole life,’” she gushed, noting that though this was the first time she’d seen Sveslosky in person, she’d spoken on the phone with him a few times. “I knew he was a gentle soul, amazing — he was just all there. I could just feel his energy and I was blown away.”
After that, things progressed quickly. McKellar stated that it was “love at first sight” for them. “I knew I loved him almost instantly, and we were saying ‘I love you’ on the fourth date,”She said. “Sometimes when you know, you know.”
McKellar’s intuition was right. They knew within a few days that they were the right match. Sveslosky proposed to McKellar in 2014. McKellar described the ceremony as “a beautiful and intimate wedding” in November 2014. “magical.”
Though the happy day had originally been plagued by delays and other small calamities that inevitably happen on wedding days, McKellar’s hope for an unforgettable trip down the aisle came true. “We were trying to time it so that the sun would come up as I was walking down the aisle. And then of course there were delays when we were getting ready,”McKellar spoke in the press room of the 2014 American Music Awards.
“I was really concerned, but it turns out there was a layer of clouds right at the top of the mountains, so it also delayed the sun,”She went on. “And as I was walking down the aisle, the sun came up. It was magical. It was absolutely amazing.”
Sveslosky was a good match for McKellar in more than one way. Both were parents to children from previous relationships and they were completely open to their blended family. “We each brought a child into our marriage—Hunter’s 14, and my son Draco is 8. We’re raising them alongside each other. Watching their friendship develop, they just play and have so much fun. What a blessing!”Despite their commonalities, spouses share some things that will no doubt keep their marriage interesting and fresh.
They lead very different lives
Danica McKellar, who was beloved for her portrayal of Winnie cooper in the television series, has maintained her acting career. Wonder Years. She now enjoys success with Hallmark, where she’s starred in several popular movies, many of which are holiday-themed. Her husband, Sveslosky, is currently a lawyer. However, no one would be shocked to hear that the attractive 45-year-old has previously been a model.
Even though they have different lives, they are clearly very infatuated with each other. Love like this doesn’t come around all that often, which is why we’re so happy McKellar was courageous enough to take the plunge again.