Name Laurie Durning

Birthday / Age / Date of Birth / DOB Born in 1963. As of 2019, she is around 56 years old.

Biography Profile / Background Information

Introduction :

  • Laurie Durning is an American filmmaker and occasional actress, mainly known for having been married to the legendary band Pink Floyd’s singer-composer Roger Waters.

Personal Life & Family :

  • Laurie Durning was born in 1963 in the United States.
  • She got married to the successful musician Roger Waters in 2012 in New York.

Marriage & Divorce with Roger Waters :

  • Durning married Roger Waters in secret at their Hamptons home in 2012 after a ten-year relationship, including a seven-year engagement.
  • The age gap between Laurie and his ex-husband, Roger, was a recurring topic on social media and gossip TV programs. She was 20 years younger than him, and many platforms says that ‘she outshone him’ whenever they were spotted at the beach on holidays. Many however respond by saying, ‘having a young and beautiful wife is a perk of being a famous rock star’.
  • Laurie was Roger’s fourth wife. Roger admitted at that moment to being very happy, but the details of the event were kept private. Seemingly, less than ten people were invited.
  • In 2015 she started the divorce proceedings to end her marriage with Waters after three years of being together. Although it was a multi-million pound settlement, the fact that took the media for surprise was that Durning asked for a watch in Manhattan’s Supreme Court.
  • According to the digital platform Page Six, it was a gold Daytona Rolex worth U$D35.000 that was still under his name, so she couldn’t get it back from the repair store.
  • The divorce “wasn’t amicable” said the actress, and some witnesses also revealed she insulted the British singer. On the other hand, the musician decided not to make a statement about the matter.

Fun Facts & Trivia :

  • In 1997 she was part of the cast of the film “Mr. Jealousy”, directed by Noah Baumbach, taking up the small role of a waitress
  • In 2018 she was arrested in New York for driving her luxurious Mercedes Benz under the influence of alcohol. One of her friends denied Durning’s drunken state and ensured the only problem was that her car lights were not working properly.
  • After Roger’s and Laurie’s divorce, one of her close friends, journalist and author Rula Jebreal was said to be dating her ex-husband, Waters. Durning had introduced Rogers and Jebreal after she had asked meeting him, as Roger is a vocal political supporter of Palestine.
  • Laurie is not a public figure anymore, now that she is not married to such a famous person as Roger Waters, so media does not have any information about her love partners or even about what she is currently working on.
Marriage & Wedding / Husband / Engaged / Fiance Currently Divorced from Pink Floyd band member Roger Waters.