“Who’s the Boss?”‘s’ Judith Light Lives Apart from Husband of 37 Years ⁠— Inside Her Marriage

Actress Judith Light and her husband have a strange marriage arrangement that works very well for them. They have overcome all odds and are ready for anything in the world.

Judith Light, best known for her award-winning performances in movies and sitcoms and also as a singer, has starred in a handful of TV shows and films including; “Ugly Betty,” “Who’s the Boss,” “Transparent,”… and many more. 

Light met Robert Desiderio when she was on set for the movie. “One Life to Live.” They dated for four years before tying the knot in 1985.

Reprise! Robert Desiderio and Judith Light Broadway’s Best “Company”Play Opening at UCLA’s Freud Playhouse Los Angeles, California | Source: Getty Images

Desiderio met Desiderio for the first time and wanted her to move to California. But the actress refused, stating that she loved New York City and would only be there.

This hardworking actress has made her name in Hollywood. She’s a determined and focused woman who isn’t afraid to take on business. Once, she was a star of the movie “The Actress.”  :

“I’m like a Thoroughbred racehorse—I run my own race.” 


Judith Light with Robert Desiderio, her husband, attend an event in Los Angeles circa 1987. Source: Getty Images | Source: Getty Images

The “Who’s The Boss”Desiderio, her husband, is an actress who understands a lot about a variety of topics, including the births of their children. Light said that it was more of a choice than a decision between the both of them not to have children in their marriage.

She agreed that being mother was a rewarding experience. “joyful job,” and she has seen quite a few family members who excel beautifully at their motherly duties.

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The daughter of an accountant/model made it clear that she has a lot on her plate. Some may call her selfish but it was a decision she made.

Light explained that she does not feel the strong urge to have children like others. She After a lengthy, thoughtful discussion, she and her husband made the decision to marry.

Desiderio is a actress who shares a lot with Desiderio, such as their love of being alone. This allowed them to reach an agreement on many topics, including having children. Light Said:

“He loves his alone time.” 

The couple, who came to a concession about the birth of offspring, enjoy their time together and have ample time on their hands to enjoy one another’s company. They were seen at Elton John’s cocktail party in Beverly Hills.

Light, who is a great partner and has made a lot of progress with her husband. Posts throwbacks of them on Instagram. Couples that work together stay together. This is exactly what Light and Desiderio have done. online classes to teach screenwriting.


Robert Desiderio, Robert Light’s husband, on September 22, 2003, Beverly Hills, California. | Source: Getty Images

The celebrity couple has a lot in common, and they have found a way for them to be together. They are able to pull off unique stunts.

Light and Desiderio do not Living togetherIn fact, they reside in different cities. The actress lives in New York, while her husband is in California. The actress who has been around for over 30 years said that New York is her home and she cannot imagine moving anywhere else. 

Robert Desiderio and Judith Light arrive at 16th Annual GLAAD Media Awards at Kodak Theatre on April 30, 2005 in Hollywood, California. Source: Getty Images. | Source: Getty Images.

Light is a positive result of the hustle and bustle in New York. Light has lived here for so long that her business and personal relationships are unbreakable.

Desiderio is a Californian who understood the plight of his wife and allowed her to move in to her city while he stayed in California.

Light said that the couple has an adorable marriage. They respect each other’s feelings and have a great relationship.

Judith Light attends “The Politician”New York Premiere at DGA Theater September 26, 2019, New York City.Source: Getty Images. | Source: Getty Images.

She cited an example when she had to go to NY on business, and her husband inquired what she was going to do about it; she bluntly stated that she asked him back what he was going to do because she was leaving for her gig.

The couple have shared three decades of love and devotion together. They travel between cities to be together, and they keep up their love lives.

Judith Light attends 2019 Glamour Women of the Year Summit at Alice Tully Hall, New York City on November 10, 2019. Source: Getty Images| Source: Getty Images

Light was back on the screen after 22 years. She returned to it bigger and better when Light starred in an Off-Broadway production “Wit,” where she played the character of a cancer patient and had to shear her mane.

Her husband was always supportive and she was never disappointed. The unusual couple, who share the love of humanity and went on a 75-mile wilderness hike to raise money for the South African AIDS charity, is nothing short of lovely.


Robert Desiderio, Judith Light and The Beverly Hills Hotel host the 10th Annual Green Cross Millennium Awards. Source: Getty Images| Source: Getty Images

The Emmy-nominated actress has never retired. The actress at 70 looks like she’s just beginning to impress us. A lot of projects are underway since the actress’s acting career was revived. It sure looks like it will be a fun ride for all of us.

“Before You Know It”One of her most recent projects, which speaks about her life and her experiences, is called “The Last Project.” She finds it ticks all the right boxes and her character resonates with her.

Robert Desiderio and Judith Light attend the ceremony to honor Judith Light, which was held in Hollywood, California, on September 12, 2019. Source: Getty Images| Source: Getty Images

Indie movies have also been developed by her and other celebrity writers. She comments that it’s all so interesting for her, and things are really going so fast. Light says she is more aware of life and open to new ideas.

Desiderio also Working on two writing projects and developing projects for film and TV. Light portrays a sense of freedom and love in her work. Light explains that she feels a lot of value in the people she works with, and that it is a privilege to be able to work with them.

Robert Desiderio and Judith Light attend the ceremony to honor Judith Light, which was held in Hollywood, California, on September 12, 2019. Source: Getty Images| Source: Getty Images

According to the actress, her appreciation of life has improved with age.

Light and her husband are fine wines. They get better with time. Their marriage defied tradition and came to be successful both in marine and career. We wish them all the best for their future endeavors.


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