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The Untold Truth About Ariana Grande’s mother, Joan Grande

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Joan Grande is best-known as the mother of the famous American singer and actress, Ariana Grande. She is also recognized as the Chief Executive Officer (CEO) of Hose McCann Communications.

Early life, family, and educational background

Joan Marguerite Grande was born in Brooklyn, New York City, USA, on 11 June 1968, into a family of Italian-American descent. Her parents are Marjorie and Frank Grande, and she has an older sister named Judy Gallagher. Her father died of cancer in 2014. There are no details available about her childhood or the schools she attended.

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She had two marriages; the first with Victor Marchione, the father of her son Frankie, born on 24 January 1983. However, the couple did not endure all the challenges since she had cancer; they divorced in 1987, and she raised her son by herself. When her cancer was treated, she met Edward Butera, the owner of IBI Designs, Inc., they fell in love, and in 1992 tied the knot in an intimate ceremony in Manhattan. When she was carrying Ariana in her womb, they moved to Boca Raton, Florida, and on 26 July 1993, Ariana Grande- Butera was born. Their marriage did not last very long also, as they divorced in 2002.

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Career

CEO of Hose McCann Communications

Joan is a successful businesswoman, who is the President and CEO of Hose-McCann Communications, which provides communications equipment or solutions and alarm systems for the US Marines and the US Navy. The company was initially established in 1923 by Charles G. Hose and Thomas J. McCann in Brooklyn, but the following year it was purchased by the Grande family, and moved to Deerfield Beach in Florida, to be closer to the state’s thriving maritime and shipbuilding industries.

Social Media Star

Although being a CEO makes her wealthy, she is also compensated as a social media influencer.

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She is now called the celebrity mother of her two children, Ariana Grande who’s a singer-actress, and son Frank James Michael Grande-Marchione, who’s a social media star. Ariane often shares her photo with Joan on her official Instagram account, which attracts many followers, and has made her a social media phenomenon.

Personal life: past marriage and kids

Joan has been married twice – first to Dr. Victor Marchione, which lasted only five years. Her second marriage was with Edward Butera, and they lived together for 10 years. She had her son, Frankie, from her first marriage, and she gave birth to Ariana, her daughter from her second union.

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Dr. Victor Marchione-first husband

Victor Marchione, Joan’s first husband, is an Italian-American physician who was born on 24 February 1952 in New York. He and Joan married in 1982, and they divorced in 1987. There are not many details on how they met, or the cause of their separation. In 1993, he married Karen Ann Jayne- Marchione, an Italian-American teacher born in Hoboken, New Jersey.

Dr. Marchione has been practicing his profession in New York and New Jersey for more than 20 years. He is known and well-respected in his field, particularly in terms of pulmonary medicine and smoking cessation. He’s also a member of the Advisory Board for Bel Marra Health, and the editor of the Health eTalk Newsletter.

He’s been featured and invited for interviews on several television news shows, including ABC News and World Report, CBS Evening News with Dan Rather, and the NBC Today Show.

Edward Charles Butera- 2nd ex-Husband

Edward was born and raised in Maplewood, New Jersey, on 19 September 1958. He finished a degree in advertising and design at the New York Institute of Technology in 1981. He and Joan met in the early 1990s while he was working in various design companies in New York City. They dated and married in 1992, and he became the stepfather to Frankie for over 10 years. When Ariana was eight years old, he moved out of their house, and lived in Florida.

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He established IBI Designs, Inc, which worked with companies such as Lemongrass Asian Bistro, and Bridget Ray Interiors. He isn’t that close to his daughter, Ariana, because she grew up without a father. However, they reconciled, and can often be seen together based on the tweets and photos shared on their social media accounts.

Frankie Grande- First child and Son of Joan

Frankie James Grande Marchione was born in New York City, USA, on 24 January 1983, but was raised in Englewood, New Jersey, and Boca Raton, Florida. He studied at Pine Crest School, and then graduated from Muhlenberg College in Pennsylvania in 2005, where he took theatre, dance, and biology. He started his career in performing productions and Broadway shows in 2007, including “Mamma Mia!.”

He gained popularity after being on the British reality show “Big Brother 16” in 2014 – he left the house on the 30th day in sixth place. He continued his Broadway stint and hostings, including the pre-show of the “American Music Awards.” He became famous on social media not only because he was a contestant in “Big Brother”, and a brother of the popular singer Ariana Grande, but because of showing his authentic self in his social media accounts, having attention-grabbing costumes and love for glitter. He made his acting debut as Richard in Eugene Kotlyarenko’s comedic thriller “Spree” in 2020.

He also ventured out of the fragrance industry when he launched his unisex fragrance “Frankie by Ariana Grande” with his step-sister in 2016.

He’s been dating actor Hale Leon since 2019, and announced their engagement on 8 June 2021.

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Ariana Grande- her only daughter

Ariana Grande- Butera is now a famous American singer, songwriter, and actress, born on 26 June 1993. She and her brother Frankie were raised by their mother, Joan, alone. The same as her brother, she also attended Pine Crest School, and then studied at North Broward Preparatory School.

She started performing on Broadway at the age of 15, auditioning for plays before being in the “Victorious” show, getting a chance to show off her talent in singing, which led to record deals. Many people, especially teenagers, were captivated by her voice, and when she gained recognition as a vocalist, she left Nickelodeon and pursued a career as a singer.

Hobbies, favorite things, and interesting facts

  • Joan is mentioned by Ariana as how much she loves her as her mom.
  • She always accompanies Ariana wherever she goes.
  • She appeared in the music video of Ariana’s song “Positions.”
  • Ariana mentioned her and Edward, her biological father, in her song “Thank you, Next,” about their divorce.

Physical appearance and clothing style

Joan stands at 5ft 5ins (1.65m) tall and weighs about 124lbs (55kgs), with vital statistics of 34-28-40; she has blonde hair and dark brown eyes. Most of the clothes in her closet are black.

Net worth

Joan was born into a wealthy family, and as of early 2022, sources say that her net worth is estimated to be over $45 million, earned mostly from her company.

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Ted Sutherland Opens Up About His Sexuality and Personal Life

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Who is Ted Sutherland?

American actor and model Ted Sutherland was born in New York City, USA, on 16 March 1997, so Pisces is his zodiac sign. He’s appeared in 20 movies and TV series, and is perhaps known best for playing Simon Saunders, one of the main characters in all 10 episodes of the 2018 drama series “Rise”, which also starred Josh Radnor, Marley Shelton and Auli’i Cravalho, and follows the life of a passionate drama teacher.

Education and early life

Ted was raised in New York City by his parents about whom he’s yet to speak in public, because they prefer to maintain their privacy; it’s believed that both his mother and father are entrepreneurs. Ted hasn’t spoken of having siblings, but it’s believed that he was raised alongside his sister.

He was still attending a local elementary school when he fell in love with acting, and began appearing in both school and theatre plays. Ted enrolled at a local high school in 2011, and in the same year made his debut film appearance, playing Max Bronsky in the comedy “Family Album”, directed by Shawn Levy, and which starred Rachael Harris, Joy Osmanski and Mike O’Malley; it follows the members of a dysfunctional family. Ted has since been active in the film industry.

He matriculated in 2015 and then enrolled at acting school, from which he graduated with a Bachelor of Arts degree in 2018.

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Roles in movies

Ted played Boy in the Wheelchair in the 2012 short comedy “Alan Smithee”, and the following year saw him star as Josh in the short drama “American Girl”.

The year 2013 also saw him play Shmuel in the romantic comedy “Fading Gigolo”, written and directed by John Turturro, who also starred in it alongside Woody Allen and Sharon Stone. The movie follows Fioravante who’s begun working as a gigolo, while his friend Murray’s become his manager; it won two of its three award nominations.

Some of Ted’s following roles were in the 2013 family drama “Dovid Meyer”, the musical family comedy “Fan Girl” and the  short comedy “Damnation The Flashback” both in 2015.

In 2017, he starred as Jordan in the short comedy “Miyubi”, directed by Felix Lajeunesse and Paul Raphael, and which also starred Jeff Goldblum, P. J. Byrne and Emily Bergl. It follows the adventures of an American family and their Japanese domestic robot Miyubi, and the film won two awards.

Ted’s had only two other movie roles. He played Young Nick Goode in the 2021 horror mystery “Fear Street: Part Two – 1978”, directed by Leigh Janiak, and which starred Sadie Sink, Emily Rudd and Ryan Simpkins. It follows a group of teenagers as they’re attending Camp Nightwing, while one of them has now been possessed by a demon; the movie won one of its three award nominations. Ted reprised his role in the 2021 horror mystery “Fear Street: Part Three – 1666”.

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Roles in TV series

Ted’s debut TV series role was playing Jeremy in the 2015 episode “ICU” of the crime horror “Eye Candy”, created by Christian Taylor, and which starred Victoria Justice, Casey Deidrick and Harvey Guillen; it follows a woman who believes that her online date is a serial killer.

The year 2017 saw Ted appear in the episode “Good Bones” of the thriller “Madam Secretary”, as well as in the pilot episode of the drama “The Deuce”.

In 2019, Ted played Elliot Patterson in two episodes of the popular action adventure comedy “Doom Patrol”, created by Jeremy Carver, and which starred Diane Guerrero, April Bowlby and Matt Bomer. It follows a scientist and his team of ‘superpowered outcasts’, the series aired from 2019 through 2023, and won two of its 18 award nominations.

The year 2019 also saw Ted appear in an episode or two of the crime mystery “Law & Order: Special Victims Units”, the crime mystery “Instinct” and the crime action “FBI”.

His only other TV series role has been playing Percy in 14 episodes of the 2021 science fiction horror “The Walking Dead: World Beyond”, created by Scott M. Gimple and Matthew Negrete, and which starred Julia Ormond, Nicolas Cantu and Alexa Mansour. It follows the first people to grow up in a world overrun by zombies, and the series won two awards.

Other credits

Ted voiced Jack Marston in the critically acclaimed 2018 video game “Red Dead Redemption II”.

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Love life and relationships

There’s only a single girl whom Ted’s been with, that his fans know about. Back in 2017, he began dating Katherine Reis, a popular American actress who’s appeared in 17 movies and TV series, and is probably known best for playing Pippa Sykes in six episodes of the new romantic series “Gossip Girl”, which has been airing since 2021. Ted and Katherine were together for a year, breaking up in 2018.

Ted hasn’t mentioned any other girls, or maybe boys whom he’s dated, he seems to be unattached as of March 2023, hasn’t married and doesn’t have children.

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Interesting facts and hobbies

Ted’s become an Instagram star, as more than 220,000 people are following him on this social media network, although he’s posted only 18 pictures and videos, most of which were taken during red carpet events.

Ted works out at the gym nearly every day, and has shown off his muscular body in several of his Instagram pictures.

He loves to listen to pop music, and his favorite musicians are Justin Bieber and Ed Sheeran.

Ted’s a fan of animes, with some of his favorites being “Attack on Titan”, “Chainsaw Man” and “Code Geass”.

He likes to play various sports with his friends, and his two favorites are table tennis and soccer.

Ted’s favorite actors are Al Pacino and Arnold Schwarzenegger, while some of his favorite films include “The Terminator”, “Scent of a Woman” and “True Lies”.

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Height, eyes and wealth

Ted’s age is 26. He has brown eyes and hair, is 5ft 9ins (1.75m) tall and weighs about 160lbs (72kgs).

Ted’s net worth’s been estimated at over $4 million, as of March 2023.

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Meet Tait Blum: Actor Who Plays Shane Baldwin in For All Mankind

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Who is Tait Blum?

American actor and model Tait Blum, was born in the USA on 31 March 2011, making Aries his zodiac sign. He’s already appeared in six TV series and two movies, and is perhaps known best for playing Shane Baldwin in three episodes (2019) of the critically acclaimed science fiction series “For All Mankind”, which Ben Nedivi and Ronald D. Moore created, and which stars Wrenn Schmidt, Michael Dorman and Joel Kinnaman. Set in an alternate reality, the series follows the USA losing the Moon race to the Soviet Union, it’s been airing since 2019 and has won four of its 22 award nominations.

Education and early life

Tait is being raised in Los Angeles, California alongside his younger brother Teddy Blum, by their parents about whom the boys are yet to speak in public, because they respect their privacy; it’s only known that Tait’s parents are both highly supportive of his career, while it’s believed that his father’s an IT consultant. Teddy’s also an actor, with eight credits to his name, and is perhaps known best for voicing Small Ellingboe Boy in the hit 2019 animated adventure comedy movie “Klaus”.

Tait fell in love with acting at the age of five, when he started watching TV with his family, and was seven when he made his debut TV series appearance in 2018, playing Young Bob Lee in four episodes of the popular action “Shooter”, created by John Hlavin, and which starred Ryan Phillippe, Shantel VanSanten and Cynthia Addai-Robinson. It follows the life of war veteran Bob Lee Swagger, who’s been hired to prevent the US President from being assassinated; the series aired from 2016 through 2018, and was nominated for two awards.

Tait’s since been active in the film industry, but is also focused on his studies; he’s currently attending an elementary school, and has begun playing football for the school’s team. Tait’s set to enroll at high school in 2025.

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Roles in TV series

Tait played Young Antolak in the episode “Sylvester Antolak” of the popular 2018 Netflix war drama “Medal of Honor”, which starred Josh Charles, Daniel Ray Rodriguez and David Petraeus, and follows the sacrifices of people who earned a Medal of Honor, the highest military distinction; the series won one of its three award nominations.

Also in 2018, Tait portrayed Young Hank Hall in the episode “Hank and Dawn” of the action crime adventure “Titans”, created by Greg Berlanti and Akiva Goldsman, and which starred Brenton Thwaites, Anna Diop and Ryan Potter. The series follows the lives of several superheroes, it aired from 2018 through 2023 and won four of its 17 award nominations.

Tait gained recognition in 2019, when cast to play Jackson in four episodes of the comedy “Cousins for Life”, which Keith Seifert and Kevin Kopelow created, and which starred Scarlet Spencer, Dallas Dupree Young and Micah Abbey. It follows Clark and his 12 years old son Stuart who’ve moved in with Stuart’s cousins Leaf and Ivy, and the series aired in 2018 and 2019.

Tait’s only other TV series role has been playing Logan Bane in four episodes of the 2020 comedy “Team Kaylie”, created by Pamela Eells and Tracy Bitterolf, and which starred Symera Jackson, Bryana Salaz and Alison Fernandez; it follows the life of a wealthy teenage girl.

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Roles in movies

Tait’s debut film role was portraying Patrick in the 2020 adventure family fantasy “Wish Upon a Unicorn”, written and directed by Steve Bencich, and which starred Ryan Kiera Armstrong, Summer Fontana and Jonathan Lajoie; it follows eight years old Mia who’s moved to her grandma’s Montana ranch, and has discovered a unicorn in the woods.

Tait’s only other film role has been playing Connor Payton in the 2022 sports comedy “Home Team”, which Daniel Kinnane and Charles Kinnane directed, and which starred Rob Schneider, Taylor Lautner and Kevin James; it follows the life of New Orleans Saints’ head coach Sean Payton.

Tait’s currently shooting for the upcoming short movie “Extra Ordinary”, in which he’ll be starring alongside Sophia Hammons and Patrick Bauchau.

Other credits

Tait made a guest appearance in a 2019 episode of the talk-show “Red Carpet Report”.

Love life and relationships

Most of Tait’s fans believe that he’s too young to be dating, however, there are also those who believe otherwise.

Some of his fans on the internet have claimed that he’s today dating popular American actress Summer Fontana, who’s three years his senior and has appeared in 15 movies and TV series, while she’s probably known best for playing Maya Maitland in the 2020 horror series “The Outsider”. Tait and Summer have been seen spending time together on multiple occasions, and have also featured each other in a number of their Instagram pictures, but they’ve stated that they’re only good friends.

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There are also those who believe that Tait’s dating American actress Sophia Hammons, who’s five years his senior; she’s had roles in 10 movies and TV series, and gained recognition by playing Isla in the 2020 documentary film “The Social Dilemma”. Tait hasn’t addressed these rumors.

Both seem highly unlikely, so h seems to be unattached as of March 2023.

Interesting facts and hobbies

Tait enjoys being active on Instagram, and although he’s posted only four pictures onto the social media network, some of his fans have claimed that Tait often responds to their messages.

He’s passionate about sports and loves to play football, while he’s also into playing soccer and tennis.

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Tait likes to watch Studio Ghibli movies, with some of his favorites being “Spirited Away”, “Porco Rosso” and “The Tale of Princess Kaguya”.

He’s a huge lover of animals, and his family has a pet dog.

Tait’s already been to a couple of US states, thanks to his acting career.

His favorite actor is Ryan Phillippe, while some of his favorite movies include “Collide”, “American Murderer” and “Miranda’s Victim”.

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Height, eyes and wealth

Tait’s age is 12. He has blue eyes and brown hair, is 4ft 5ins (1.35m) tall and weighs around 90lbs (40kgs).

Tait’s net worth’s been estimated at over $300,000, as of March 2023.

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