James Purefoy, who is presently spending a joyful life with wife Jessica Adams, has been married twice. He was previously married to actress Holly Aird whom he divorced after six years of marriage.
Reason behind James’s separation with 1st wife is still a mystery
An impressive on-screen actor, James has never shrouded any information about his divorce with Holly Aird. Married from 1996 to 2002, James and Holly's separation came as a surprise to their fans.
From being in a conjugal relation with ex-wife Holly, he is blessed with a son named Joseph. He was born in 1997.
James was supposed to be spending a euphoriclife with wife Holly when all of sudden, in 2002, the news of couple’s separation broke out in the media. The couple has not revealed yetthe reason that stands behind the decision.
James married for the 2nd time after 12 years from divorce
Prior to getting married to Holly, he was in a serious relationship with Fay Ripley. The two were together for 11 long years.
Likewise, after parting ways with Holly, he has been linked with a few celebrity names including actress Mariana Tosca.
The dashing James married for Jessica Adams in July 2014.It took him 12 years to find him a life partner after separating with Holly.
Sources revealed that James was dating her for along time before they finally exchanged their wedding vows in the beautiful place, Somerset. They have a daughter named Rose who was born in 2012.
Unlike his personal life, James Purefoy’s professional life is a success
James started his acting career in 1990 with playing the lead role of Mike Baker in the TV series "Coasting". In his debut movie, he was able to receive high appreciation from all the audiences.
After a year, he made anotherappearance as James McCarthy in an episode of the television sitcom ‘The Case-book of Sherlock Holmes’.
His successful acting journey started to pick up graph as he began to appear in other TV series. "Crime Story", "Rides" and "Romes" are other television series to showcase his extraordinary talent.
At present, he is playing the lead role of Joe Carroll in the popular TV sitcom "The Following".
James has also been successful to make his name popular in the big screen projects. He took his first step in movie world in 1995 with the movie "Feast of July". Till date, he has appeared in a wide array of successful movies such as "Tomorrow", "A Knight’s Tale", "Solomon Kane", "John Carter" and "Wicked Blood".
Talented actor, James is still continuing his exceptional acting work. His last movie titled "Equity" was released in 2016 and he is currently busy appearing as Hap Collins in TV drama series "Hap and Leonard".
Successful in his professional vocation, James has had to face a failed marriage in the past. Nevertheless, James Purefoy is enjoying a smooth marital life with his second wife Jessica Adams, at present.