Neil McDonagh declares he will never kiss any woman other than his wife and puts his family ahead of his career
People say fame changes a person, but Neil McDonagh proves that fame doesn’t change a person. He loves his family more than anything in the world, and even though he is a big star, fame does not prevent him from missing every opportunity to spoil his children and wife and make them feel his love.
1. Neil McDonagh comes from a non-artistic family
Neil’s father met his mother while working at a Ford factory in his town, then moved to work in real estate and bought a small hotel on the island of Ras Kad, where Neil grew up. Neil’s father instilled in him the value and importance of work when he told him, “If you work hard, you will achieve tremendous success.”
Neil is the youngest of 6 children, so he was always very happy when he brought smiles to the faces of his older siblings. He said about this: “I was mainly responsible for coming up with pranks at school and being the focus of everyone’s attention.” Neil suffered from dyslexia, which affected his level of arithmetic and reading, but he was great at making others laugh.
2. How it all began: Neil’s acting journey
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Neil graduated from Barnstaple High School, then attended Syracuse University, where he joined the Sigma Chi fraternity and earned a Bachelor of Fine Arts degree in 1988. Neil was offered a free college scholarship and played on the college’s baseball team, but decided to focus on acting.
In 1991, Neil won the Dramalogue Award for Best Actor for his role in the film I am far. His first films were shown dark man 1990, and then his great successes were lined up in many films and series, such as Boomtown, Star Trek: First Contact, Minority Report, Walking Tall and The Hitcher.
Neil also received critical acclaim for his portrayal of villain Damien Darhk in the series arrow, The character had mysterious magical powers, but it reflects how good a person he is on the field.
Neil revealed that he intended to quit acting before he met his wife. He planned to return to the island of Ras Cap, work in his parents’ hotel and content himself with participating in the local theater there. But he received a call from the famous director Steven Spielberg, who asked him to audition for a role in the series family of brothers, Hence his fame.
3. Neil McDonagh met Rophy Robertson in 2000
Neil met his wife for the first time by chance on the set of the series Family of brothers The year is 2000. Neil says he fell in love with his wife Luffy from the first time he saw her. Moreover, Neil said in a TV interview in 2004 that they first met on St.
He also explained that when he saw her for the first time, he commented on her appearance with the words: “You are tall”. At the time, Neil was dating another woman, but told his ex-girlfriend: “I’m sorry, but our relationship won’t continue because I’ve already met the woman I’m going to marry.”
4. The couple got married in 2003
Neil and Roffy got married on December 1, 2003, 3 years after they first met. Their wedding was beautiful, and the couple really enjoyed their honeymoon. They traveled to London, South Africa, Santa Barbara, Neil’s home Cape Cape and several other places over a 7 week period.
Neil continues to express his great love for his wife through his Instagram posts. He posted an emotional message saying he married his best friend on their thirteenth wedding anniversary. He expressed great gratitude to her because she is the best thing that happened in his life.
It has been 19 years since Neil and Roffy got married and they are still living a wonderful life with their five children, two boys and three girls.
Their oldest child is Morgan Patrick McDonagh, followed by Catherine Maggie McDonagh. A few years later they had a third child, London Jane McDonagh.
They then welcomed their fourth daughter, Clover Elizabeth McDonagh, and finally their fifth child, James Hamilton McDonagh. A family of seven lives happily in Los Angeles.
5. Neil McDonagh refused to take part in kissing scenes with other actresses, either in movies or series, after the wedding
From the beginning of his acting career, Neil has made it clear that principles are his priority. In fact, Neil has not performed a single sex scene during his 30-year career. Even after a long marriage, the beloved husband and father still claims that his wife is the greatest love in his life. Of this he said: “I will not kiss any other woman because my lips belong to one woman only.”
Some Hollywood workers respected Neil’s principles, such as when he was cast in a series that contained many inappropriate scenes, of which Neil said: “When I signed Marc Cherry, I told him: (You know what I’m going to say a lot, but I won’t receive no one)”. Neil told the series creator that he was a devout Christian, and he told him: “But this is a series Housewives!”. Neil replied, “I know.” Mark was silent for a few moments, then said, “It’s okay, I’ll write something that suits you.”
6. Neil was fired from the series scoundrels Because of his refusal to kiss a woman who is not his wife
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Neil said his policy of “rejecting sex scenes” cost him the role in the show scoundrels In the 2010 ABC production, he refused to perform a sex scene with actress Virginia Madsen because he is a faithful husband. This rejection is said to have cost him a million dollars.
Neil was shocked by the reaction of the producers and it was a difficult situation for him. People thought he wouldn’t work anymore, because he didn’t approve of such scenes. Neil commented, “I’m a person of faith.”
7. Neil and his family persevered in the face of adversity because they chose to rely on their trust in each other instead of trying to change the world.
Neil knows he made the right decision when he believed in himself and his wife, whom he loved from the first time they met. He said about this: “I am the happiest man, because she is my wife and partner in everything, we still live a wonderful life after five children.”
Neil may have fallen on hard times, but overall his career has been great. He is a familiar face, although not everyone knows his name.
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