Who is Cooke Maroney?
Cooke Maroney is an American gallerist and businessman. He is popularly known as the husband of the Oscar-winning American actress Jennifer Lawrence. As of July 2023, Cooke Maroney is the director at Gladstone 64 – one of the top art galleries in Edward Durell Stone House in New York City.
Cooke Maroney’s full name is Cooke Fredericks Maroney. He was born on July 3, 1984, in Middlebury, Vermont. He was born to Suki Fredericks (mother) and James Maroney (father). He is 39 years old as of 2023.
Cooke Maroney has a sister named Annabelle Maroney. He attended Middlebury Union High School before proceeding to New York University to obtain a degree in History.
About Cooke Maroney’s parents
Cooke Maroney is the child of Suki Fredericks (mother) and James Maroney (father). His father is said to be a former art dealer and head of American painting at Christie’s auction house. Reports had it that both Cooke Maroney’s parents own and run Oliver Hill Farm in Leicester, Vermont, northeastern United States. Other details of Cooke Maroney’s parents are scarce in the media at this time.
About Cooke Maroney’s siblings
Cooke Maroney seems to have only one sibling named Annabelle Maroney, according to reports gathered by DNB Stories Africa. Information about Annabelle Maroney is scarce in the media as of July 2023.
Wiki profile of Cooke Maroney
|Full name||Cooke Fredericks Maroney|
|Date of birth||July 31, 1984|
|Place of birth||New York City|
|Age||39 years old|
|Parents||Suki Fredericks (mother)|
James Maroney (father)
|Alma mater||New York University|
How Cooke Maroney started his career
Cooke Maroney reportedly started his art business career around 2011. Not much was known about him or his personal life until he became an item with his actress wife, Jennifer Lawrence. He was photographed in October 2011 attending a summer party hosted by Fabiola Beracasa – creative director of The Hole Gallery, at her residence in Montauk. According to reports, Cooke Maroney once worked at the Gagosian art gallery in New York. Maroney has worked with famous artists like Anish Kapoor, Richard Prince, and Carroll Dunham.
While not a popular entertainer like his wife, Cooke Maroney is accomplished in the art and fashion industry. He is speculated to be an acquaintance of the socialite and heiress Paris Hilton, and other prominent people in the industry. Cooke Maroney has been spotted at parties with Hilton’s ex, Stavros Niarchos and actor-designer, Waris Ahluwalia.
About Cooke Maroney’s marriage and wedding
As of the time of publishing this article (July 2023), Cooke Maroney is happily married to American actress Jennifer Lawrence. The two got married in 2019 and they have been a couple for over three years and counting. They reportedly met in 2018 through Jennifer Lawrence’s mutual friend. Their relationship is blessed with one child.
Maroney and Lawrence have been able to maintain a scandal-free marriage as they both prefer to keep details of their union off the media. Despite their private life, the couple were photographed in July 2022 wearing matching outfits on a breakfast date. They were also seen in August of the same year holding hands while going on a dinner date.
List of Cooke Maroney’s past relationships
Cooke Maroney seems to be a private person and there is no available information about his past relationships or girlfriends. His only known relationship is the one he has with his wife, Jennifer Lawrence.
About Cooke Maroney’s relationship with Jennifer Lawrence
Jennifer Lawrence is an award-winning American actress. According to reports, she was the world’s highest-paid actress in 2015 and 2016. She made her film debut with a supporting role in the drama, “Garden Party” in 2008. She has since then appeared in several high-budget and successful movies.
Jennifer Lawrence’s full name is Jennifer Shrader Lawrence. She was born on August 15, 1990, in Indian Hills, Kentucky. She was born to Gary Lawrence (father) and Karen Lawrence (mother). She is 32 years old as of July 2023. She has two older siblings named Ben and Blaine respectively.
Jennifer Lawrence was one of the victims of the 2014 celebrity nude photo leak which was dubbed “The Fappening” or “Celebgate”. The actress made it known that the nude photos of her shared were never meant to go public. She called the leak a “sex crime” and a “sexual violation” but unlike other victims of the incident like Mary Elizabeth Winstead, Kaley Cuoco, and Jill Scott, amongst others, Jennifer did not sue Apple Inc.
Cooke Maroney and Jennifer Lawrence met in 2018 through her best friend, Laura Simpson. Before then, the actress has dated the likes of Nicholas Hoult and Daren Aronofsky in 2010 and 2016 respectively. Maroney and Lawrence dated for a year and got engaged in February 2019. They walked down the aisle in October 2019 at Belcourt of Newport mansion, Rhode Island, with 150 people in attendance.
According to the actress, she was not ready for marriage when she met her husband, but it didn’t take her long to realize she wanted to spend forever with him.
Jennifer Lawrence said:
“I definitely wasn’t at a place where I was like, ‘I’m ready to get married,’ I just met Cooke and I wanted to marry him. We wanted to marry each other, we wanted to commit fully.”
According to reports gathered by DNB Stories Africa, Cooke Maroney does not treat his wife like a celebrity. He often helps her to do things that common people do. The actress even made it known that she dropped her security guards while out with him in the early days of their affair, though she was nervous at first.
In her words:
“So when I started dating my now husband, I was so embarrassed to bring my [security guard] when he asked me out. I mean, how mortifying would that have been? So I didn’t, and it made me really nervous the first few times, and it turned out totally fine”.
Cooke Maroney’s children
Cooke Maroney has one child with Jennifer Lawrence as of July 2023. The child is named CY Maroney. He was born in February 2022 and he is barely 2 years old as of July 2023. His mother had announced that she was expecting him in September 2021.
CY’s parents initially kept his name and gender away from public knowledge until a few months after he was born. Jennifer Lawrence also revealed that she did not want to involve her children’s lives in her job.
“I don’t want anyone to feel welcome into their existence. And I feel like that just starts with not including them in this part of my work.”