As revelers from around the world rang in the New Year at New York’s ‘Times Square in frigid temperatures, Maria Menounous warmed the hearts of millions. The 39 year old actress and journalist married her long time beau Kevin Undergaro during a live Fox News Years Eve broadcast. She tweeted shortly before saying I do, “I can’t believe we are getting married after twenty years.” The now married couple, exchanged vows shortly before the famous Time Square ball dropped at midnight. Her parents Constantine and Lisa Menounous were both on hand to witness the nuptials.
Lisa Menounous is currently battling stage four brain cancer, her daughter Maria also had a form of brain cancer, and had a tumor removed in October. Maria told her mother that her close friend Kris Jenner gave her advise, “Tomorrow is never promised.” Maria told her parents that the ceremony and the whole night would be amazing, and she wanted them both to be there, they have always been extremely close. Comedian and TV host Steve Harvey got ordained 2 days earlier to marry the couple, because he is a favorite of Maria’s mother.
Kevin Undergrow,51, is a writer and producer of TV and films, he created the broadcast TV ‘Afterbuzz’. The temperature was a mere 12 degrees, but Maria said despite the cold ‘”I’m the happiest bride ever.” She wore a stunning lace gown from the 2018 collection of designer Atelier Pronvias. The couple wrote their own vows, his read in part,” I got to spend the last 20 years with the great person I have ever known.” She said “You’ve loved me and cared for me in sickness and health. Honestly the way you have helped me and my family during these hard times, I just wanted to marry you so bad.”