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Jane Seymour Is 'The Energiser Bunny' after Her 4 Ex-spouses Ended Their Marriages to Her Similarly

Olawale Ogunjimi
Apr 06, 2022
12:30 P.M.
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"Wedding Crasher" star Jane Seymour remains "the energizer bunny" with undiluted confidence for work and her outlook on life. Despite going through divorces, Seymour found her fairytale thanks to her new heartthrob.


British-American actress Jane Seymour from "B Positive" is a mother of four adult kids from her failed marriages. Even with her TV career, she was a present parent, attending to her children's needs while taking them on work tours.

Aside from juggling work and parenting, the excellent mom tried to maintain a cordial relationship with her ex-spouses and the father of her kids.

[Left] Promotional portrait of British actress Jane Seymour as 'Dr. Quinn, Medicine Woman: the Movie,' 1999: [Right] Actress Jane Seymour visits Hallmark Channel's "Home & Family" at Universal Studios Hollywood on November 01, 2019. | Source: Getty Images


Following her fourth divorce, Seymour explained that her four kids are exceptionally close, thanks to the love that their parents shared.

She shared two kids with her third spouse and two with her fourth. The mother of four also developed a pleasant connection with her stepkids from these marriages. Their blended family enjoys a unique relationship free of drama or controversies.

Actress Jane Seymour poses for a portrait in 1985 in Los Angeles, California. | Source: Getty Images



The first time Seymour ever said the words "I do," she was in her 20s. Her first marriage was to Michael Attenborough, son of Richard Attenborough. 

Their union lasted from 1971 to 1973 and did not produce any offspring. Four years after the divorce, she tied the knot with Geoffrey "Geep" Planer, related to the Hollywood star Nigel Planer.

Within a year, their marriage failed. Seymour felt angry and betrayed as a young two-time divorcee, especially since her ex-husbands had initiated the divorce.

Jane Seymour at The Open Hearts Foundation's 2019 Open Hearts Gala at SLS Hotel on February 16, 2019 in Beverly Hills, California.| Source: Getty Images


However, she overcame the sadness by applying life lessons given to her by her mother. The "B positive" star believed that everyone faced challenges and that some people's crosses to bear were heavier than hers.

In 1981, she married Flynn, and they shared a daughter, Katherine, and a son, Sean. However, by 1992, the couple had divorced.

The union collapsed after the actress discovered that her businessman husband had lost their family fortune. Seymour was in her prime and had amassed tremendous wealth, which she trusted Flynn to manage.

Jane Seymour poses with her children at The Open Hearts Foundation's 2019 Open Hearts Gala at SLS Hotel on February 16, 2019 in Beverly Hills, California.| Source: Getty Images


Unfortunately, he became involved with various business investments without his wife's knowledge. While she felt betrayed again, Seymour struggled with finances and homelessness. 

Thankfully, she redeemed her fortune and was able to shield her kids from poverty after bagging a role in "Dr. Quinn, Medicine Woman." The series ran from 1993 to 1998.

Seymour's marriage ceremony occurred that same year. The actress and Keach welcomed twins John and Kristopher. They posed as a power couple for more than two decades until a shocking revelation about their divorce rocked the media in 2013.

Jane Seymour with her sons Kris Keach and John Keach at the Gala for the Global Ocean hosted by H.S.H. Prince Albert II of Monaco at Opera of Monte-Carlo on September 26, 2019 in Monte-Carlo, Monaco. | Source: Getty Images


This was also a hard pill to swallow for Seymour. She felt their marriage would last forever. However, their forever came rather soon, and it was devastating for her.

The gossip mills circulated talks about Keach being unfaithful. Seymour later confirmed that her husband was indeed having an affair with someone close to the family.

The illicit romance had been ongoing for a while before she realized it, which made it more frightening. It was hard to accept, so she struggled to patch the marriage, but it crumbled. Eventually, they parted, and Seymour focused on dating other people. 

Jane Seymour at The Elton John Aids Foundation Academy Awards in Los Angeles which took place on February 24, 2019. | Source: Getty Images



Despite the failed marriages, the "Wedding Crasher" actress was never convinced that true love was a lie, and it happened to her in due time.

Although she never considered settling down with another man, the following year after her fourth divorce, she ran into a former friend, David Green, a British film producer.

Green, who almost directed Seymour in a film, maintained a friendship with the actress, and they shared mutual friends.

Jane Seymour attends Premiere of "Mad Max: Fury Road" during the 68th annual Cannes Film Festival on May 14, 2015 in Cannes, France. | Source: Getty Images


He had experienced a failed marriage due to his former partner's choice. Aside from being a divorcee like his friend, they both had no lover in their lives at the time.

This seemed like the perfect timing. In 2014, they began dating and are still together. The "B Positive" star has refrained from answering whether they would tie the knot or not, but it appears they are doing incredibly fine.

Seymour confessed that although they have peculiar matters to attend to, including worrying about their health, exes, adult kids, and future, they would rather enjoy the invaluable connection. 

Jane Seymour at the Screen Actors Guild Awards in Los Angeles on January 19, 2020. | Source: Getty Images.



Seymour has never given up hope despite being at her lowest, which has helped her retain relevance in the industry.

The actress loves to work, and at 71, she is still going strong. As a younger woman, the actress admitted that she always looked up to her husband for advice, despite a yearning to live as an independent woman.

These days, she lives life to the fullest, on her terms, while living with her boyfriend in their Malibu home. Seymour has a knack for looking good, and she spends time working out.

Actress Jane Seymour at Cartier Polo Day, Windsor, Berkshire, UK on July 29, 1990 | Source: Getty Images


The mother of four also possesses a captivating wardrobe sense that helps accentuate her figure. Seymour is a great mentor who uses her page to charge women to look their best.

She once shared a post posing in fitted workout outfits, a black sports bra, and matching leggings. The "B Positive" star wore an infectious smile and looked busy in the gym in the photo. The accompanying caption read:

"Have you gotten your Wednesday workout in yet? One thing I like to remember when it gets tough is that although you may not be there yet, you're so much closer than you were yesterday! You can do this!"

Jane Seymour attends "Glow & Darkness" photocall at The Westin Palace hotel on October 26, 2020 in Madrid, Spain | Source: Getty Images

Before then, she thrilled her fans with her sweet romantic date post with Green. The couple was dressed to the nines as they stepped out for a wonderful evening, catching up with old friends.

Seymour enjoys her life and has earned her place as an inspiration to many women at 71, with a successful career, four sweet kids, and a man to call her own.