So, Who Exactly Is Lily Collins’ Husband, Charlie McDowell?

The film director has famous parents and famous exes.

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by Willow Green |

In Emily In Paris, Lily Collins runs around the French capital snogging gorgeous chefs, suave fashion designers, snobby philosophers and - oops - one seventeen-year-old. But in real life, the actress is very happy with one man: Charlie McDowell. So happy, in fact, that the pair are have just revealed they've tied the knot - posting some gorgeous wedding photos on Instagram yesterday - after announcing their engagement in September last year.

It is not the first time the couple kept their fans informed of their romance. To mark the new year, the actress shared a photo of her and Charlie kissing while out on a wintry walk. (‘Best start to the new decade. Happy 2020!...’) And in case you needed any further proof the pair are #couplegoals, the couple - who confirmed their romance in August of 2019 - shared some adorable photos of a pug cross, called Redford, who they have adopted together. (Getting a dog together? Your relationship is most definitely the real deal.)

But just who is Lily’s husband? Here’s everything you need to know about the director, who has some very famous parents. And exes.

Who is Charlie McDowell?

Charlie McDowell is a film director, most known for films The One I Love and The Discovery. He was born on 10 July 1983 and is based in LA.

Who are Charlie McDowell’s parents?

Charlie McDowell’s parents are none other than A Clockwork Orange actor Malcolm McDowell and Oscar winning actress Mary Steenburgen. So, you could say film runs in the family.

Who has Charlie McDowell dated?

Lily is not the only famous actress the director has dated, as Charlie has been in relationships with Emilia Clarke, noopener noreferrer}) between September and December 2007. The director then had a serious romance with Rooney from 2010, which came to an end in September 2016. Later, Charlie and Game Of Thrones star Emilia confirmed they were dating in October 2018, but it ended shortly after that. His romance with Lily was confirmed when he flew to France to see her on the set of Emily In Paris in 2019.

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