Theodore Vigo Sullivan Gillies – Rachael Leigh Cook’s Son

Daniel Gillies and Rachael Leigh Cook’s son Theodore Vigo Sullivan Gillies turned 7 this April. His parents, who are both well-known actors, debated for a while before deciding on the ideal name for their son. As Theodore is a celebrity kid, he has been in the limelight from the day he was born.

To know, little Vigo’s father, Daniel, 46, is an actor, filmmaker, director, and screenwriter widely known for his roles as Dr. Joel Goran on the Canadian drama Saving Hope and Elijah Mikaelson on the television series The Vampire Diaries and its spin-off, The Originals. Moreover, Daniel has also appeared in TV series and movies such as True Blood and Masters of Horror.

He wrote and directed Broken Kingdom, in which his wife, Rachael Leigh Cook, and he worked together. Though he started his journey as an actor while acting in some theaters, he ended up getting the lead role in the series Street Legal. Later, he was cast in movies like Spider-Man 2 and Prejudice.

Danniel Gillies posing
Source: Instagram @mr.danielgillies

Who is Theodore Vigo Sullivan Gillies?

The youngest child of two prominent actors, Theodore Vigo Sullivan Gilles, was born on April 4, 2015, in the United States of America. Theodore’s mother, Rachael Leigh Cook, is an American actress, whereas his father, Daniell Gillies, is a Canadian actor, filmmaker, and director as well. On the day of his birth, he weighed 8 pounds, 14 ounces, and measured 20.5 inches. he is an Aries by birth

 After his arrival, Racheal couldn’t stop herself from tweeting, “Welcome to the party, little Buddy. We love you so much.” Theodore has a charming and adorable personality. His dark brown hair and brown eyes complement his beautiful look. Though there is no absolute information about his height, he is around 3 feet tall. Likewise, details about his schooling have been kept private, but by now, he should be in early elementary school.

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His Parents Had Thought of 700 Names for Her

There’s an interesting story behind how he got his full name. Right after his birth, his parents started discussing what the newborn should be named. For the next four days, selecting the appropriate name from their 700 pre-listed names, was their major concern. Even after selecting the best from that long list, they were confused about whether to choose Vigo or Theodore for the name.

Later, they ended up using both names, and in addition, they included Sullivan, a name especially admired by his mother. The story doesn’t end here. His father now wants to add one more name, as he was born on the fourth day of the fourth month of the year. That is now the new baby’s name that was decided upon: Theodore Vigo Sullivan Gillies.

Theodore Vigo Sullivan Gillies Has An Elder Sister

Charlotte Easton Gillies, Theodore’s elder sister, has turned 9 this year. She is the first baby of actress Rachael and her husband Daniel. To provide you with more information about her, she was born on 28th September 2013 in Loa Angeles, California. Her zodiac sign is Libra.

After she was born, father Daniel shared the wonderful news with his followers on Twitter, where he posted,
“It’s a girl. The tiny new empress of my everything. She’s immaculate. We’re delirious.”
Daniel, the little brother’s father, claims that Charlotte not only looks out for her younger sibling but also enjoys playing with him and spending time with him.

His Mother is a Renowned Actress

Rachael Leigh Cook is an American actress and model. She started auditioning for acting at the age of 14. The Baby-Sitters Club (1995) was her debut movie, then she starred in the film Tom and Huck. Some of the movies she worked on are She’s All That, Josie, and the Pussycats. In the year 2020, she starred in the Netflix movie Love, Guaranteed. Well, she is the producer of that movie as well.

Besides acting, Rachael also tried her career in modeling, and she’s succeeded in that as well. She was the cover girl of FHM. Not only that, back in 2002, she was ranked 26th on Stuff magazine’s list of the 102 Sexiest Women in the World.

His Parents Were Together for 15 Years

As per reports, Racheal and Daniel met for the first time in 2001 and they started dating in 2003. After dating for around five months, Daniel proposed to her, and they married on August 8, 2004.

Regarding Daniel’s proposal after just dating for a couple of months, Racheal says: “When he asked me to marry him I said yes and I didn’t even think about it.” They are the parents of two children. Unfortunately, the romantic couple announced their separation after 15 years of togetherness.

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Reason For His Parent’s Divorce

After 15 years of marriage, Rachael Leigh Cook and Daniel Gilles decided to call it quits. The couple legally separated in 2019. Through a shared Instagram account, they made the formal announcement of that. They pleaded with their fans not to spread misinformation about this for the benefit of their children, saying that it was a painful decision for them to separate as a marriage and that they had had many good times.

However, even after their divorce, they are on good terms. The former couple kept in touch and co-parented their kids. According to the court documents obtained by PEOPLE, around two years after the couple split, a Los Angeles judge signed off on their divorce in March. However, the cause of their divorce is still unknown.

His Father is Dating an Actress

The Originals star is now dating Julia Misaki after divorcing his ex-wife Rachael. Julia was born on July 23, 1985, and grew up in Osaka, Japan, as per Daniel’s Instagram post. Julia is an actor who completed her Bachelor of Fine Arts in acting at Boston University. She has appeared in both music videos and TV shows. Julia is also a founding member of Hikari Tea.

Back in April 2021, Daniell shared a picture with Julia, stating how unhappy and disappointed he was to see the unkind words said about his girlfriend. “So many unkind things said here. Almost all from women- which I find so very disappointing and disturbing.” he wrote. ”

Julia is 35, a brilliant artist, and one of the kindest people I know. She’s also the person I love. If you have a problem with that, I can’t help you.”

On Julia’s birthday, Daniel posted a picture on his Instagram, captioning ‘happy birthday baby’ and a red heart.

His Mother is Married to a Producer

After ending her marital relationship with Daniel, the actress now is in a relationship with a producer named Kevin. Cook and Kevin, her producer bae, originally became friends through the actress Judy Greer. The actress admitted that she is in love9+86 with her lover, even if he has not yet seen Cook’s children. Last July, during an interview, Cook opened up and talked about the producer as well as how she still is a good friend with her ex-husband, Daniel.

Cook has also posted a selfie with her boyfriend on her Instagram, where her fans cheered her for finally being happy with her love at the moment. 

Rachael Leigh Cook Posing with her boyfriend
source: Instagram @rachaelleighcook

Theodore Vigo Sullivan Gillies Net Worth

Theodore Vigo Sullivan Gillies is quite young to have any net worth right now. However, he has been living a luxurious lifestyle thanks to his parent’s wealth.

His mother, Racheal Leigh Cook has an estimated net worth of $5 million. Similarly, his father, Daniel Gillies has an estimated net worth of $3 million.

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