Jill Diven

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Ex-Celebrity Wife (1964)
Thu Nov 23 2023
By   Binaya_22

The name Jill Diven may ring a bell. Jill first came to fame as the ex-wife of Brad Garrett. The actor, Brad, is known for his role as Robert Barone in Everybody Loves Raymond. The popular TV Show featured actors like Ray Romano, Patricia Heaton, and Peter Boyle. Diven's ex-husband, Garrett, has an estimated net worth of $50 Million.

Diven shares a son and a daughter with Garrett. Jill named her kids Maxwell Bradley Garrett and Hope Violet Garrett. The actor has moved on from his previous marriage and is now the husband of IsaBeall Quella

About Jill Diven & Brad Garrett's Married Life

Jill Diven was once married to actor Brad Garrett. The two had walked down the aisle on May 18, 1999, in California. Their marriage only lasted for around eight years. Jill, 59 years of age in 2023, shared a blissful marriage while it lasted.

Brad Garrett is wearing glasses in this selfie.
Jill Diven's Ex-husband, Brad Garrett (Source: Instagram @bradgarrett)

Jill and Brad ended their married life with a divorce on November 2, 2007. However, they had already split a year before the divorce in April 2006.

Garrett and Diven crossed paths around a year before their matrimony in 1998. Diven used to work as a cocktail waitress at that time. 

In such a short dating period, Garrett knew Diven was the one and proposed to her on the sets of his popular show, Everybody Loves Raymond. It's bad news that their marriage didn't go as planned.

Are Jill Diven & Brad Garrett Still Together?

No, Jill Diven and Brad Garrett are not together but still have a good bond. Even though their marriage may have ended, A Bug's Life actor Garrett maintains a good relationship with Diven. 

The wedlock ended on a positive note. Today, Jill and Brad still love and respect each other despite things not working out for the two.

Jill Diven & Brad Garrett Welcomed A Son And A Daughter

Jill shares two kids, a son and a daughter, with her ex-husband, Garrett. They are Hope Violet Garrett and Maxwell Bradley Garrett

Maxwell is the oldest of the two, born on October 14, 1998. Hope was born in January 2000.

Brad Garrett is taking a selfie as Hope Violet Garrett and Maxwell Bradley Garrett are next to him.
Jill Diven's kids, Hope Violet Garrett and Maxwell Bradley Garrett with her ex-husband, Brad Garrett (Source: Brad Garrett Instagram @bradgarrett)

Diven's son, Maxwell, lives a quiet life and hasn't revealed much about himself. However, her daughter is the exact opposite. Hope is a fashion model based in Los Angeles, California.

Hope is a model represented by a Cooley Management company at the moment. She has previously worked as a personal assistant to stylist, Justine Logue. The celebrity child has also worked for Maximum Hope Foundation as an Administrative Assistant. Moreover, the charity organization was started by his father.

Cancer Runs In Diven's Ex-Husband's Family

Diven, Ex-husband Garrett, sadly, has witnessed the death of some of his family members. And, the common thing about their death was they had all lost their life while fighting cancer. He has lost his father, Al Gerstenfeld, and brothers Paul Gerstenfeld and Jeff Gerstenfeld

Ralph Breaks The Internet actor, Garrett lost his father, Al to Colon Cancer. His brother Paul lost his battle with pancreatic cancer and Jeff succumbed to lung cancer. Besides his family, he has also lost his friend to this same disease. His friend died of mouth cancer.

Survivor Net has quoted Garrett in their article, where he said that the people started calling him the bad news as so many people around him died of the same disease. The actor said that people called him the plague. 

Garrett now tries to help others through his Maximum Hope Foundation, the charity organization for supporting small kids battling severe diseases.

Brad Garrett Has Moved On From Jill Diven

Jill Diven has kept a low profile since her divorce from the actor, Garrett. Her relationship status remains a mystery. But Diven's ex-husband explored love once more.

Unlike Jill, her former partner  Garrett is now married to IsaBeall Quella. The two exchanged their wedding vows in Montecito, California, on November 11, 2021.

IsaBeall Quella is taking a selfie with a lot of buildings in her background.
Brad Garrett's wife IsaBeall Quella (Source: Brad Garrett Instagram @bradgarrett)

Christopher Robin actor Garrett first met Quella in 2008 in Boston. The two got engaged a few years later, in December 2015. However, their marriage didn't happen smoothly. 

People have reported that Garrett & Quella's wedding was postponed four times. The article mentioned that the reasons for their marriage postponement were wildfire, mudslides, and the COVID-19 pandemic.

Net Worth Of Brad Garrett's Ex-Wife

Jill Diven is living a low-profile life today with an estimated net worth of $1 Million. Unlike her husband, she hasn't revealed what she does to make a living. She used to be a waitress, but that was before meeting her famous ex-husband, Brad Garrett.

But one of Diven's sources of wealth was the divorce settlement with the Tangled actor, Garrett. Jill was paid $35,000 per month in spousal support by the actor and a further $20,000 per month in child support. 

Jill Diven's ex-husband, Brad Garrett, owns a massive fortune as a veteran actor. (Source: Brad Garrett Instagram @bradgarrett)

Diven's ex-spouse, Brad Garrett, has an estimated net worth of $50 Million. He made most of his money through his acting. For his hit show, Everybody Loves Raymond, his payment per episode at the beginning was $160,000. But it was later improved to $1.75 Million

The highest-grossing film Garrett has worked on is Ratatouille, which earned $206.4 Million.

A Brief About Brad Garrett's Racism Controversy

Brad Garrett found himself in huge trouble many years back when he said something to a paparazzo that was considered to be racist. The standup comedian got involved in an altercation with a guy and he was heard saying to wear a turban to him.

The incident took place in April 2009 when Diven's ex-husband got into a bit of trouble with one of the paparazzi. People had to step in to ensure the two didn't get involved in a physical fight. 

Who Is Jill Diven's Ex-Husband, Brad Garrett?

Jill's ex-husband, Brad Garrett, is a professional actor and a comedian especially known for being a tall man. He has the same height as Jimmy Butler, i.e., 6 Feet and 8 Inches (203.2 cm). 

Interestingly, Brad even holds the Guinness Book of World Records for being the tallest actor to have played a leading role.

Talking about Garrett's acting, he became a household name following the success of his character Robert Barone in Everybody Loves Raymond. Beth Skipp is also featured in this show. 

Outside of the show, the actor is mostly known for his vocal works. He voiced for Tangled, Ratatouille, The Transformers, Batman: The Animated Series, and Dexter's Laboratory.

Career As A Comedian 

Garrett is also a standup comedian and does that for a living too. He even has his comedy club called Brad Garrett's Comedy Club. The club has been a huge hit. 

While talking to Larry King, Garrett said that his standups are much different from that of his famous Robert Barone character. 


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