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A look at the life of Pierce Brosnan’s wife Keely Shaye Smith

IT’S FAIR to say Pierce Brosnan is one of the most famous (and sexiest) men on the planet.

But some fans often wonder about his wife Keely Shaye Smith, the lady who captured the James Bond actor’s heart following the heartbreak of losing his first wife.

 Pierce Brosnan and his wife Keely Shaye Smith

Pierce Brosnan and his wife Keely Shaye SmithKrediet: GETTY

Who is Pierce Brosnan’s wife Keely Shaye Smith?

Born in 1963, Keely Shaye Smith is an American journalist, model TV producer, and the wife of Pierce Brosnan.

She has won numerous awards for her journalism and specialises in gardening and the environment.

As well as that, she has worked as the entertainment correspondent for NBC’s Today Show and CBS’s Entertainment Tonight.

Keely was also in a music video with Huey Lewis that spent three weeks at number one in 1986.

She appeared for one season on General Hospital in 1990 ook.

Keely is also a very involved in environmental activism including educating children.

How many children do Pierce Brosnan and Keely Shaye Smith have?

Between them, Pierce and Keely share five children, and three grandchildren (as of October 2022).

After getting married, the happy couple had two sons togetherDylan Thomas Brosnan was born in 1997, and Paris Becket Brosnan, followed in 2001.

Pierce was married to his first wife Cassandra Harris from 1990 until her death from ovarian cancer in 1991.

He adopted her two children from her first marriageCharlotte and Chris – en het 'n seun gehad, Sean, met haar.

Sadly Charlotte followed the same fate as her mother, and died of ovarian cancer as well in 2013.

When did Pierce Brosnan and Keely Shaye Smith get married?

Keely met Pierce on a beach in Mexiko terug in 1994.

They then got married seven years later in 2001 in Co. Mayo in Ierland.

Speaking about his wife, hy het vertel Nader in Januarie 2018: “When Keely looks at me, I go weak. I love her vitality, her passion.

She has this strength that I wouldn’t be able to live without.”