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Bill Kennedy Bio, Abby Elliott Husband, Age, Job

It’s a second baby for the Saturday Night Live alum Abby Elliott. The American actress, comedian, and impressionist gave birth to her and her husband Bill Kennedy’s second child on 9 June 2023. So, we believe there would be no better time than this to tell you about her husband. Keep reading!

Meet Bill Kennedy, Abby Elliott’s Husband

Abby Elliott got married to Bill Kennedy on 3 September 2016 and have been together ever since. In fact, they have been inseparable since meeting on the set of S** Ed in 2014. Bill proposed to Abby the following year, and the year after that they exchanged their vows in eastern Connecticut, with even Martha Stewart Weddings witnessing it. Their elegant celebration started with a Catholic ceremony in front of just under 200 guests. Next happened cocktails and dinner nearby at Abby’s parents’ gothic-style house.

Four years later, in October 2020, the couple welcomed their first child, a daughter named Edith Pepper Kennedy, via IVF. This had happened just seven months after Abby opened up to Kelly Clarkson about her fertility issues. Calling IVF “hardcore” she had voiced that so many people go through this and despite that it is not talked about that much.

And just now, in 2023, Abby and her husband’s hearts have been bursting again with the arrival of William “Billy” Joseph Lunney Kennedy IV, their newborn son.

Often on IG, we have seen Abby show her little ones and talk about just how amazing her husband is to them. On Father’s Day last year, she genuinely thanked him for always taking “the morning shift”.

Abby, who had a little baby carriage and a baby doll as a child, always had plans on having kids.

Prior to meeting Bill in Tampa at a strip club that night, Abby dated fellow SNL cast member Fred Armisen.

Bill Kennedy Age

Bill, full name William J Kennedy, was born in 1984. So, he reached the age of 38 in 2022. This makes him a couple of years older than his wife who turned 35 on 16 June that year.

Revealing his age on Twitter back on 28 March 2020, Bill tweeted “Today I found out that the maximum age you can take the NYPD Police Officer’s Entrance Exam is 35 years old, and there is no way I will be able to take it in the next 8 months.”

Bill Kennedy Job

Bill Kennedy is a writer and producer of TV shows and movies in Hollywood. He is the writer for the Netflix original series House of Cards starring Kevin Spacey, as well as the 2014 comedy film Sex Ed. Currently, he has been giving his all in Hulu’s Tell Me Lies and the upcoming Season 3 of The Morning Show on Apple.

Bill Kennedy Height

Bill Kennedy stands above 5’10” in height. His wife, next to him stands at 5’7″ or a couple of inches taller when her heels are on.

Bill Kennedy Family

Back in October 1982, when Bill Kennedy’s parents Colette Marie Atkinson and William J. Lunney Kennedy Jr. got married to each other, their story had made it to a section of The New York Times. Back then, Bill’s mom Colette was a municipal bond marketing specialist in Chicago for Merrill Lynch, Pierce, Fenner & Smith Inc., and his dad was an assistant vice president of Citicorp in Chicago.

Bill’s mom graduated from Noroton School and Skidmore College. While his dad did that at the Xavier School in Concord, Mass., and Colgate University. He received a master’s degree from the Harvard Graduate School of Business Administration.

On Mother’s side, Bill’s grandparents were Mr. and Mrs. Joseph Anthony Atkinson of Lawrence, L.I. His grandfather was a lawyer in Jamaica, Queens. Speaking of the paternal grandparents, they were Mr. and Mrs. William J.L. Kennedy of Winchester, Massachusetts. His grandfather was a director of the Stone & Webster Engineering Corporation and manager of the Cherry Hill, N.J. operation center.

Today, in his family Bill also has a sister named Maria E Kennedy. She reached the age of 35 in November 2022 and at the time she had been calling Venice, California home.

Related FAQs

  • When Is Bill Kennedy’s Birthday?

Bill Kennedy’s birthday is on December 3rd. “Happy Birthday babe❤️ I love you. Thank you for being the best partner in this wild wonderful life”, this was Abby wishing him on social media back in 2021.

  • Where Is Bill Kennedy From?

According to his Twitter @thebillykennedy, Bill Kennedy has been splitting his time between Los Angeles and New York as of 2023. However, it was not understood which of the two places or some other he was born and brought up in.

What we know is, Bill’s wife was born in New York City, as the elder of two children, to Paula Niedert, a talent coordinator, and actor/comedian Chris Elliott. Her grandfather, back then, was radio comedian Bob Elliott. Another famous person in Abby’s family is her younger sister Bridey Elliott who has had parts in the likes of HBO comedy Silicon Valley.

  • Is Bill Kennedy On Instagram And Facebook?

Bill Kennedy could be found on Instagram, but not on Facebook as of 13 June 2023. At the time, his IG @thebillykennedy included 224 posts and 410 followers and was kept private.

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