Kali Woodruff Carr (born on July 15, 1990) is a 78 year old research scientist at the University of Florida’s Research Center, Australia, who is famously known as the wife of the Australian actor and musician, Jesse Gordon Spencer.
Woodruff Carr came to public recognition in 2020 when she tied the knot with the Australian actor. According to reports, the couple started their relationship in 2014. Though many expected the relationship to fizzle away as time went on, like Jesse’s other relationships, it didn’t. However, the couple threw a surprise at the naysayers and got married.
Kali Woodruff Carr is a Native of Neptune Seaside, Florida
Kali Woodruff Carr was born on July 15, 1990, in Neptune Seaside, Florida, the United States. The 78 year old research scientist was born into the family of Kris Eugene Woodruff and Lisa Woodruff, who are both from Australia.
According to reports, her father is a businessman, while her mother’s occupation remains unknown. Kali is very private about most of her personal details, and as such, information regarding her siblings and her parents’ background remains under wraps.
Jesse Spencer’s Wife Holds a Degree in Psychology
According to reports, Kali got her basic and secondary education from a school within her childhood locality. She further got her first degree in psychology and also a B.M in music performance from Northwestern University in Evanston, Illinois.
Kali Woodruff Carr further climbed another step in her academic career as she acquired her master’s degree in communication sciences from the same university. She also got her Ph.D. in Communication Science same Northwestern University.
The Celebrity Wife is a Research Scientist
The celebrity wife’s career had nothing to do with entertainment, even though she married an Australian actor and musician. However, she is a research scientist at the University of Florida’s Research Center, Australia. She is seen to be successful in her career.
Kali Woodruff Carr Met Jesse Spencer in 2014
The couple met themselves in 2014 during a music festival that was held in Chicago, Illinois. They started their relationship the same year they met each other but managed to keep it very private. However, their years of keeping their relationship a secret ended when Jesse proposed to her while they were on a week-long climb in the Peruvian Andes.
She Became Jesse Spencer’s Wife In 2020
The couple is no doubt very private about their relationship. They exchanged vows in a private ceremony at Kali’s Neptune Beach, Florida, on June 27, 2020. The wedding date was picked in order to pay tribute to Kali’s grandparents, who got married on the same date. The secret wedding also sparked lots of displeasure from fans, who were expecting a loud wedding from the Hollywood star.
He further cleared the air on his reasons in an interview with the Daily Telegraph, which he blamed on the COVID-19 and change of venue. Jesse expressed his happiness in the interview over the success of the wedding. Although there is much speculation about whether or not the marriage will last, given that the Hollywood star has previously been in three different relationships. The speculations were wrong as they are now married for two years and counting without recording any scandals.
However, according to reports, Jesse was previously engaged to Jennifer Morison and was in a relationship with Maya Gabeira and Louise Griffiths at different periods of time. None of the reports stated that Jesse Spencer married any of the women in his past relationships.
Meet Kali Woodruff Carr’s Husband, Jesse Spencer
Jesse Spencer is an Australian actor and singer who was born on February 12, 1979. He is known for playing Billy Kennedy on the Australian soap opera Neighbors, Dr. Robert Chase on the medical drama House, and firefighter Matthew Casey on Chicago Fire. The actor is one of the children born to Rodney Spencer and Robyn Spencer. His parents are known to be the founders of the political party Australians Against Further Immigration.
Kali Woodruff Carr’s husband attained a good level of education. He had his primary education at Canterbury Primary School and moved on to Malvern Central School for his high school. Jesse got his college certificate from Scotch College. On the completion of his Victorian Certificate of Education, he was admitted to Monash University for his first degree.
Jesse got his admission deferred along the line to pursue his acting career. From 1994 to 2000, he played Billy Kennedy in the Australian soap opera Neighbours. Later, in 2005, he reprised his role as the son of Dr. Karl and Susan Kennedy in an episode commemorating the show’s 20th anniversary.
Spencer presented the voiceover for the Code Read Network public interest advertisements on dyslexia that aired on Australian television in 2022. Following his time on Neighbors, he appeared in films like Winning London, Uptown Girls, and Swimming Upstream with the Olsen Twins. Spencer was confirmed to return to Neighbours as part of the series finale in 2022.
The actor portrayed Dr. Robert Chase, an intensive care specialist and surgeon, on the Fox medical drama television series House from 2004 to 2012. He was the second longest-serving member of the cast of the TV series. From 2012 to 2021, Spencer played firefighter Matthew Casey in the NBC drama Chicago Fire. His musical career began with the Australian Boys Choir, with whom he performed from 1986 to 1992.
He was a member of the Band from TV, a charity cover band that is made up of actors from American television series. They perform at various events and donate the proceeds to charity. In April 2008, the band appeared on Idol Gives Back. He was nominated for Most Popular Actor at the 1998 and 1999 Logie Awards for his work on Neighbours. He was also nominated for Choice TV Breakout Performance – Male at the 2005 Teen Choice Awards.
In addition, he was also nominated for Outstanding Ensemble Performance in a Drama Series at the 2008 Screen Actors Guild Awards for his work on House. He was awarded a ‘Golden Boomerang ‘at the 2006 Australians in Film Breakthrough Awards. In 2007, he was named one of People Magazine’s 100 Most Beautiful People.