Asher Keddie has offered a rare insight into her 10-year marriage to artist husband Vincent Fantauzzo while discussing how the couple met.
The actress, 48, revealed in the November issue of Marie Claire, she met Vincent after her agent convinced her to let him paint a portrait of her.
She explained that while he was painting her, Vincent would look over the camera and they locked eyes.
‘He still does that eyes above the camera; he’s very charming,’ she said.
Asher continued to say the couple love parenting their children together as it gives them ‘the feeling of togetherness’.
Asher Keddie has given a rare insight into her private marriage to husband Vincent Fantauzzo
‘What we enjoy most – and I know we both feel like this – is sharing the parenting. I love that feeling of togetherness we have in parenting them and being part of their lives,’ she added.
She also shared a glimpse into the couple’s home life with their son, Valentino, and Vincent’s 11-year-old son Luca, from a previous marriage.
‘I take care of stuff when I come home… but we have different roles within the house and as long as the kids come first, everything falls into place,’ she added.
Asher and Vincent tied the knot in the beachside ceremony on Fiji’s Turtle Island in April 2014.
The actress revealed in the November issue of Marie Claire, she met Vincent after her agent convinced her to let him paint a portrait of her
Asher and Vincent tied the knot in the beachside ceremony on Fiji’s Turtle Island in April 2014
The couple went on to welcome a son of their own, Valentino, in March 2015.
Vincent’s famous works include striking portraits of Julia Gillard, Baz Luhrmann and Heath Ledger, with his work highlighting the depth of Ledger’s mental struggle was revealed one month after his death in 2008.
The artist has a hotel in Brisbane named after him, which is filled with his paintings.
Vincent, a four-time Archibald People’s Choice prize winning artist, likes to spend time with his subjects before painting them, adding a personal relationship to his creative idea before putting his brush on the canvas.
They share son Valentino and are also parents to Vincent’s 11-year-old son Luca, from a previous marriage