Andrea Hissom is a British socialite who shot to the limelight for being Steve Wynn’s wife. Steve Wynn is an American billionaire businessman who is into real estate and is also an art collector. Over the years, he has become quite popular for his involvement in various businesses. He is also known for his work in the American luxury casino and hotel industry. Apparently, his fame has rubbed off on his wife Andrea as more and more people turn their attention to her to find out details about her life and background.
Andrea Hissom became more popular when Steve Wynn was accused of sexual misconduct and many people expressed interest in knowing about the man’s wife. A lot of attention was turned to her as fans of Steve sought to know some more about her life and how she was coping with all the allegations leveled against her husband.
We have dug up some facts about this British woman for your reading pleasure.
Andrea Hissom was born on the 1st day of January 1970. She was born in the United Kingdom into a well-to-do home and raised by parents who gave her everything she needed to have a great childhood.
Andrea’s father, Victor Danenza is a British international financier and had connections. However, some reports have shown that her father has once been under investigation for involving himself in shady activities. Her mother, identified as Arlene Novack, has sadly passed away. It is not certain if she has any siblings with whom she grew up in London.
It is believed that Andrea Hissom had some form of formal education in the United Kingdom however, the institutions where she had her education remain vague at the moment.
Facts About Steve Wynn’s Wife
- She is more than two decades younger than her husband
One reason why the relationship between Andrea Hissom and Steve Wynn is quite interesting is that she is younger than her husband by 21 years. Apparently, for the couple, age is not a barrier to their love but just a number that does not mean much. They have been together for quite a while now and their love seems to keep blossoming.
- How she met Steve Wynn
According to reports, Andrea Hissom first met with Steve Wynn in 2008 at the French Riviera. They got attracted to each other and began to date. However, no one knew about their affair until they made it public in 2009. They were then seen together in public on New Year’s day in 2009, having a good time on Steve’s yacht. They were also seen in other public places displaying their affection for each other.
However, for some reason yet unknown, Andrea and Steve split after some time and went their separate ways. But, they didn’t last too long apart as they soon rekindled their love in 2010 and began seeing each other again. That same year, Steve proposed to Andrea with a 10-carat heart-shaped engagement ring while dining at Sinatra, an Italian restaurant.
- Their lavish wedding
The wedding between Andrea Hissom and Steve Wynn was held on the 30th day of August 2010, just one day after Prince William and Catherine Middleton held their royal wedding in London. Andrea and Steve had their wedding at the Wynn Las Vegas, a luxury resort and casino.
The wedding was so lavish that it was dubbed the ‘American royal wedding’, mainly because Andrea wore a wedding dress that looked just like the one Kate Middleton wore for her wedding. The event lasted for three days and cost an estimated $1 million.
The wedding which caused quite a stir around America was a star-studded event and featured top names in politics and entertainment. Important personalities like Celine Dion, Steven Spielberg, Donald Trump, Sylvester Stallone, Clint Eastwood, and other persons were all in attendance.
- She has been married before
It is important to note that before she met and married Steve Wynn, Andrea Hissom was once married to another man. She was married to a man called Robert David Hissom who worked as a financial analyst. They were married for some time before they divorced over unknown differences.
Her marriage to Robert produced two sons; Alex Hissom and Nick Hissom. Andrea is very fond of her kids and has been pictured with them on different occasions.
In the same vein, Steve Wynn was also married to another woman before he met Andrea. He was married to Elaine Wynn, an American billionaire businesswoman and philanthropist. They got married in 1963 but divorced in 1986. However, they rekindled their love and got married again in 1991. They lived together as man and wife until 2010 when they finally parted ways. Their marriage produced two daughters – Kevyn Wynn and Gillian Wynn Early.
- Her son is a popular singer and model
Andrea Hissom’s son Nick Hissom is a popular British singer. Nick, who is also mononymously known as Hizzy, is an independent artist and is distributed by Massive Entertainment, as well as Sony Music and RED Distribution. His hit single “He Ain’t Better” caused some waves in 2017 and surpassed over 1 million streams on Spotify in its first month.
He is a model and is admired by many fans around the UK, the rest of Europe and even beyond for his very handsome looks.