Pregnant Gossip Girl Mom Kelly Rutherford is divorcing her husband of two years, Daniel Giersch. You can read Kelly’s biography below, see photos and a video.
Daniel Giersch is 35, and Kelly Rutherford is 40. They married in August 2006 and have a 2-year-old son named Hermés. Kelly Rutherford spent only five months being married to first husband Carlos Tarajano before they divorced in January 2002.
Kelly plays the role of Blake Lively’s mother, Lily van der Woodsen, on the CW’s “Gossip Girl.”
Kelly Deane Melissa Rutherford was born November 6, 1968 in Elizabethtown, Kentucky so her age is 40. She is a television actress who is best known for her roles of Stephanie “Sam” Whitmore on Generations, Megan Lewis on Melrose Place and her currently as Lily van der Woodsen Gossip Girl. Beside working in televison on a number of shows, Kelly has also had a small role in Scream 3.
Kelly grew up in central Kentucky. Her mom was a model and a writer. Her parents were divorced. Kelly is the oldest of 4 children.
She has been married two times. Her first marriage to Carlos Tarajano ended after only 5 months. Her second marriage to Daniel Giersch is ending after two years of marriage. Kelly has one son with Daniel Giersch and is expecting her second child in June of 2009.