Who is Murray Hone?
Murray Hone is a Canadian former professional hockey player, however, it wasn’t his prolific career that launched him to the limelight, but his marriage to Canadian actress and author Evangeline Lilly.
Murray Hone Biography: Age, Childhood, and Education
When you’re married to a famous personality, it becomes hard for you to avoid that spotlight, however, Murray Hone was able to do just that. He has been far away from the media, so there isn’t very much known about his life. His birth date and birthplace remain unknown and all we can say is that he’s in his 40s and born in Canada.
When it comes to his professional career, Murray has also hidden this information from the public. It’s known that he was an ice hockey player, but there are no details on how he started his playing career, in what position he played and for whom, and even when he retired.
Popularity as Evangeline Lilly Husband
In 2002, Evangeline Lilly and Murray started dating, and just a year into their romance the two married, however, it wasn’t all milk and honey. Their differences ended in a split the following year. While married, Murray became a proper star, however, she successfully avoided all media questions.
The two quickly divorced without having kids, and Evangeline went on to have a successful career, while Murray steered his life away from the media buzz. There weren’t any rumors or scandals around their marriage, and neither has spoken about their split, and while Evangeline continued with her love life and gave birth to two children with her partner Norman Kali, who is best known to the world as a production assistant on the TV series “Lost”, there is no information about Evangeline’s ex-husband and his current relationship status.
Net Worth and Body Measurements
As of 2021, Murray Hone’s net worth is just like most of the rest of his career and private life – unknown; presumably he earned from his playing days, but from which teams and how much hasn’t been disclosed, nor is it known what he’s doing now.
Appearance and Vital Statistics
Murray is known for his medium-long brown hair and brown eyes. He stands at a height of 6ft 1ins (1.85m), while he weighs approximately 165lbs (75kgs). His vital statistics are unknown, while he has an athletic figure.
Murray Hone’s Ex-Wife Evangeline Lilly Short Bio
Born Nicole Evangeline Lilly on 3 August 1979, in Fort Saskatchewan, Alberta, Canada, she’s the daughter of Paul Lilly, a home economics teacher, and a mother whose name she hasn’t shared, but who worked as a beauty consultant. Raised in British Columbia alongside two sisters, an older one whose name is unknown and a younger named Andrea. Evangeline went to W.J. Mouat Secondary School in Abbotsford, British Columbia, and was rather tomboyish, playing soccer, and serving as vice president of the student council.
After matriculating, Evangeline enrolled at the University of British Columbia, studying a major in International Relations. While at uni, she held several odd jobs to support her studies, including working as a waitress, and flight attendant for Royal Airlines.
Evangeline’s acting career started by chance. She was spotted by a scout from Ford Modeling agency, and after a call from the agency she started appearing in commercials and in non-speaking parts in TV series such as “Kingdom Hospital” and “Smallville”.
However, in 2004 she was encouraged to attend the audition for “Lost”, without expectations, however, after 70 other women failed to impress J.J. Abrams and Damon Lindelof, Evangeline was selected for the role of Kate Austen. She subsequently starred in 108 out of 121 episodes, and thanks to the eponymous success of the show, Evangeline was propelled to stardom.
Her next prominent role was as Tauriel in the film “The Hobbit: The Desolation of Smaug” in 2013, while in 2014 she reprised the role in the sequel “The Hobbit: The Battle of the Five Armies”.
The following year, Evangeline was Hope Van Dyne, also known as Wasp in the superhero film “Ant-Man” and has reprised that role in the sequels “Ant-Man and the Wasp” in 2018, then appeared in the “Avengers” film “Avengers: Endgame” In 2019, while she is now working on the third installment of “Ant-Man”, entitled “Ant-Man and the Wasp: Quantumania”, scheduled for premiere in 2023.
Back in 2017, she was Samantha in the film “Little Evil”, while recently she portrayed Claire Reimann in Nicholas Jarecki’s thriller drama film “Crisis” (2021), co-starring Gary Oldman and Armie Hammer.
Furthermore, she was Annie Ray in the action crime-drama film “South of Heaven”, starring with Jason Sudeikis and Mike Colter.
Evangeline Lilly’s net worth has been estimated to be around $16 million as of late 2021, earned through her acting career, appearing in over 25 film and TV titles so far.
After her marriage with Murray dissolved, she never remarried, but has been involved in a few long-term relationships, firstly with Dominic Monaghan, her “Lost” co-star from 2004 to 2007.
Three years later, she started a relationship with Norman Kali, with whom she now has two sons. She is known for not taking Covid-19 precautions such as quarantine, and promoted freedom and free will in the early stages of the pandemic. Since then, she’s apologized for her comments and actions. She now resides with her father who is battling stage IV leukemia.
She is known for working with a number of philanthropic organizations, including GO Campaign, but has also helped widows and orphans from Rwanda, and lost street children of Brazil through several organizations, including Task Brazil.