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October 10, 2019

Meet 'Good Morning America's Anchors' Spouses

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Daily show "Good Morning America" has become a part of most people's morning routine. The anchors are now household names across America.

Over three million viewers tune in every morning to watch "Good Morning America.  The show's co-anchors discuss the top headlines for the day. With the intriguing content of the show that includes breaking news, interviews, in-depth reporting, and weather, it's no surprise that audiences are hooked.

The anchors are household names and fans can't help but wonder about who they spend time with when they're not on screen. Here is a look at the spouses and partners of the anchors of "Good Morning America."

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Amy Robach's Husband: Andrew Shue

Andrew Shue and Amy Robach attend the Breast Cancer Research Foundation's 2019 Hot Pink Party | Getty Images

Weekend Today anchor Amy Robach married Former Melrose Place star, Andrew Shue. The pair have been married since 2010.

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The couple met in April 2009 at a book party. They instantly fell in love and were engaged by September that year. 

Andrew Shue and Amy Robach attend the HBO Documentary Film "RX: Early Detection A Cancer Journey With Sandra Lee" during The Tribeca Film Festival | Getty Images

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Both Shue, 42, and Robach, 37, were previously married and divorced.  Shue has three sons with his ex-wife Jennifer Hageney and Robach has two daughters with her ex-husband, Tim McIntosh.

“A lot of hard work,” said Robach about how they make their marriage work. “I mean we had the foundation of extreme passion and respect for one another and then yes, life gets hard, and five kids and ex-spouses and jobs that take us in different directions. It’s trying, but we work hard at it.” 

Robin Roberts Partner: Amber Laign

Robin Roberts and Amber Laign attend the 29th Annual GLAAD Media Awards at The Hilton Midtown | Getty Images

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In 2014, Robin Roberts came out as gay in a Facebook post. The "Good Morning America" host went on to reveal she was dating Amber Laign.

"We met on a blind date, it will nine years in July," Roberts revealed in 2014.

Broadcaster Robin Roberts (L) and partner Amber Laign attend the 2016 Point Honors Los Angeles Gala at The Beverly Hilton Hotel | Getty Images

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Amber Laign was at her side when she was diagnosed with myelodysplastic syndrome. Laign is a licensed massage therapist who specializes in working with people recovering from injuries.

Laign studied massage therapy at The Swedish Institute of Health Sciences for a year in 2008. She specializes in Deep Tissue, Swedish, Myofascial Release and Trigger Point.

George Stephanopoulos' Wife: Ali Wentworth

Ali Wentworth and George Stephanopoulos attend "After The Wedding" New York Screeningat Regal Essex | Getty Images

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George Stephanopoulos, the "Good Morning America" anchor and former advisor to President Clinton, is married to comedian and actress Ali Wentworth. They were originally set up by a mutual friend.

''You know how when you go on a date and the first 15 minutes are on automatic pilot?'' Stephanopoulos told the New York Times about their first date. "About 15 minutes in, she just leaned in and said something, and we were suddenly in another place, in another universe, immediately. We went from strangers to friends to being in love in days."

George Stephanopoulos (L) and Ali Wentworth attend the 2018 GOOD+ Foundation’s Evening of Comedy + Music Benefit, presented by Samsung Electronics America at Carnegie Hall | Getty Images

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After just two months of dating, they were engaged. They tied the knot on November 20, 2001, and have been together ever since.

They have two daughters together, Elliott and Harper. In 2012, Ali said:

"We've been married 10 years and we have 2 kids. I'm telling you, my heart skips a beat when he walks in the door."

Michael Strahan's Divorces & Exes

GOOD+ Fatherhood Leadership Council member Michael Strahan attends the 2016 Foundation Good+ New York Fatherhood Luncheon at The Palm Tribeca | Getty Images

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The “Good Morning America” co-anchor has been divorced twice. He was first married to Wanda Hutchins between 1992 and 1996. 

He has then married again to Jean Muggli for seven years. The pair separated in 2006 after a messy, highly publicized court battle.

Nicole Murphy and tv personality Michael Strahan attend Operation Smile's Smile Event at Cipriani Wall Street | Getty Images

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The anchor was also engaged to Nicole Murphy in 2009. Unfortunately, the pair broke it off and sources claimed their relationship was "complicated."

"They have been on and off for two years. There have been a lot of ups and downs and back and forth. Sometimes they were together, sometimes they were not," revealed a source at the time.

Lara Spencer's Husband: Rick McVey

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The "Good Morning America" co-host and tech entrepreneur Rick McVey met after a mutual friend set them up. Their first date was a blind date.

Spencer first dated McVey for three and a half years. McVey, who is the founder, chairman, and CEO of MarketAxess, popped the question in January 2018.

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They tied the knot later that year with an outdoor ceremony in Vail, Colorado. Their wedding was attended by 135 friends and family members.

They were both married before. Spencer has two teenage children, daughter Katharine and son Duff, with ex-husband David Haffenreffer and McVey has three grown daughters with his ex.

Ginger Zee's Husband: Ben Aaron

"Good Morning America" meteorologist Ginger Zee, 37, is married to media personality Ben Aaron, 36. Ben is a reporter for NBC’s “New York Live.”

He is known for his big personality and goofy on-screen antics. They have two children, Adrian, 2, and Miles, 3 months, together.

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