Inside Terry Crews' Enduring Marriage

Tue Jun 13 2023
By   tashi

Terry Crews and Rebecca King have been married for over three decades: Complete story here!  

Terry Crews is a man of many talents. Aside from being the widely loved actor that he is, Crews is also a television host, activist, businessman, and former football player. Mostly associated with his hilarious roles in White Chicks, Idiocracy, Blended, and Brooklyn Nine-Nine, Terry's comedic career has been a staple in the industry for over two decades.  

Born on July 30, 1968, in Flint, Michigan, Crews did a notable stint in NFL, from 1991 to 1997, before he found his calling in acting. While he shot to become one of the most-sought actors for comedic roles after White Chicks, in 2004, he had proven potential two years before in Friday After Next.  

Terry Crews and Rebecca King's Three-Decade-Long Marriage!  

Crews and his wife of several decades, Rebecca King, have endured some tough times in their marriage. The couple, in fact, came close to calling it quit a few times but always made it out stronger. Throughout his nuptial with King, Crews, who has admitted to his lackings as a husband, shaped himself to become a one-woman man.   

Terry Crews is an actor, author, and television host.
Terry Crews is best known for his roles in 'White Chick' and 'Brooklyn Nine-Nine.' Photo Source: Instagram

The White Chick actor first met Rebecca in the 80s at Western Michigan University. The link between the duo was and continues to be faith; whereas Terry is a devout Christian, Rebecca was the music minister at a church when they met. Rebecca recounts how she gave the actor a hard time at first and eventually agreed to date him.  

The couple tied the knot on July 29, 1989, and welcomed a daughter less than a year into their nuptial. The pair have since welcomed four more children in their family. Besides the obvious fact that Rebecca has been Crews' biggest support system as he worked his way up, there's a lot more to know about their marriage that may not be obvious at first glance.    

Terry Crews is married to Rebecca King.
Terry and Rebecca have been married since 1989. Photo Source: Instagram

Crews cheated on Rebecca many years ago. During a conversation with Oprah Winfrey in 2019, King revealed the shocking deets. She recalls how Crews came to her admitting all the unfaithful acts he had committed. Rebecca almost broke it off with the actor but gave him a second chance after realizing the terrible catalyst behind his wandering behaviors.  

The America's Got Talent host has long been candid about his porn addiction. But he came clean about the addiction to his wife- in order to save his marriage, before he announced it to the world. Crews and King weathered the messy period via therapy and repair and successfully redeemed their relationship.   

Rebecca King; The Woman Behind Terry Crews' Success!  

Widely known as the woman behind Crews' success, fans ought to know Rebecca for her accomplishments and credits. By profession, she is a designer. She was a doting wife and mother to Crews' children for a long and while she still fulfills those duties every day, Rebecca kickstarted her journey to becoming a working mother not long ago.   

Terry Crews' wife, Rebecca, is a designer.
Rebecca King was diagnosed with breast cancer in 2020. Photo Source: Instagram

In 2020, she launched her apparel line, Rebecca Crews LLC; a posh clientele-based brand that sells everything from suits, purses, shoes, accessories, and more. On her brand's official site, King says she was inspired by her late mother, Anna King Lund, to start a career. 

Crews' wife was diagnosed with breast cancer in 2020. It was then the actor's turn to look after his wife, who shared how the Brooklyn Nine-Nine actor tended to her after her double mastectomy and reconstructive surgery. The long-married pair are gearing up to celebrate their 34th anniversary.  

Rebecca King forgave Terry for cheating on her!   

Both Crews and Rebecca have shared their secrets to a happy and long marriage. As per the Rebecca Crews LLC founder, one should marry their best friend for a lasting marriage, whereas the comedic actor quotes, "The secret is you cannot love someone and control them at the same time."  

Terry Crews: The Doting Father of Five!    

Crews, 54, an ardent advocate of women's rights, is a role model to his four daughters, and one son. Crew's passionate advocacy for equal rights and against sexism stemmed during his childhood when he saw his hardworking mom get abused by his father.   

Terry Crews is a father of five.
Crews and King share four daughters and one son. Photo Source: Instagram

The America's Got Talent host and his wife welcomed their first child, daughter Naomi, in 1989. Despite being the eldest daughter of one of the most loved actors, Naomi has largely remained out of the spotlight; she was, however, part of the Crews family's short reality show, The Family Crews.  

Crews and Rebecca became first-time grandparents when Naomi welcomed her daughter, Miley. The Crews couple welcomed their second child, daughter Azriel, in 1990. The second Crews is on her journey to carve a multi-faceted career. Azriel has acting credits in I Ship It, Katy Keene, and Younger. She is also a talented singer.   

Terry Crews is one of the few male celebrities who came out as a victim during the #metoo movement.
Terry Crews' only son, Isaiah, is an actor. Photo Source: Instagram

Terry and his wife were blessed with another daughter, Tera, in 1999. Besides her few red carpet appearances with Terry, she liked to keep it pretty low. The White Chick fame and King welcomed their youngest daughter, Wynfrey, in 2004, followed by the birth of their only son, Isaiah, in 2005.  

Despite being the youngest of the brood, Isaiah has established himself as the most forthcoming and talented of all. He starred in Nickelodeon’s Side Hustle, where Terry also guest-starred as Uncle Nedward. The youngest Crews is also very active on all social media platforms.  

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