Who is Megan Wallace Cunningham?
Megan Wallace Cunningham is a famous American art dealer and TV personality. Although Megan Wallace Cunningham prefers to remain away from the spotlight as much as possible, her marriage to Craig Ferguson pushed her into the limelight. Megan Wallace Cunningham currently lives in Scotland along with her family.
Post her marriage to Ferguson, Megan also started being known by the name Megan Wallace Cunningham Ferguson. She also appeared in the show Couple Thinkers alongside her husband, hence starting her own TV career.
|Full name||Megan Wallace Cunningham|
|Birthplace||Chester, Vermont, USA|
|Also known as||Megan Wallace Cunningham Ferguson|
|Height||5 feet 5 inches|
|Husband’s name||Craig Ferguson|
|Children||1 (Liam James Ferguson)|
|Net worth||$3 million|
Early life, childhood, and upbringing
Megan Wallace Cunningham was born to very wealthy parents in Chester, Vermont, USA. Although there are no available details regarding her parents’ names, it is known that Megan’s mother is a housewife and her father is a businessman.
Her family owns their farm in Chester, Vermont. Megan has a brother named Colin Cunningham who is a sous chef at a Boston restaurant. As a child, Megan was extremely pampered and every one of her demands was met by her parents.
Megan Wallace Cunningham birthday
Megan Wallace Cunningham has not yet revealed her exact date of birth. She was born in the year 1975. She is 13 years younger than her husband, Craig Ferguson.
Megan gained her early education from a local high school located in Vermont, USA. During her high school years, Megan participated in many extracurricular activities. Furthermore, she was a part of the school’s swimming and soccer team.
After graduating from high school, Megan Wallace Cunningham went to university to gain her undergraduate degree. Further information about her college years is not yet available.
Since Megan currently works as an art dealer, she probably has a degree in an art-related major.
Megan Wallace Cunningham and John Adams
Megan Wallace is the direct descendant of John Adams, the second president of the United States of America. Adams was also an attorney, diplomat, writer, and one of the founding fathers of the USA.
Before becoming the president of the country, Adams served twice as vice president under the presidency of George Washington. He was also a leader of the American Revolution and his efforts helped the United States achieve independence from Great Britain. He was succeeded by Thomas Jefferson who got elected as the third president of the USA.
Adams was a Harvard University alumnus and he was married to Abigail Smith. He had six children. John Adams died on 4th July 1826 on the 50th anniversary of the adoption of the Declaration of Independence. His son John Quincy Adams later went on to become the president of the country like his father.
Height, weight, and appearance
As someone who is often in the limelight, Megan has maintained her body and looks very well even after all these years. She is 5 feet and 5 inches tall (168 cm) and weighs a total of 52 kilograms (114 lbs).
Although Megan is of average height, she looks quite short when she stands beside her husband Craig who is a little over 6 feet tall. Megan Wallace has beautiful hazel-colored eyes and has luscious blonde hair. She is fair-skinned and has a slim build.
Hobbies and interests
As someone who has worked as an art dealer for a long time, Megan obviously is an art enthusiast. She likes collecting different artworks, visiting museums, art exhibitions, and photography expos.
Likewise, Megan is involved in a lot of philanthropic activities. She often makes generous contributions to different charities and also volunteers for many organizations that work towards helping the homeless and the survivors of natural calamities.
Relationships and dating history
Because Megan prefers not to divulge many details about her private life, the public is unknown about her past boyfriends and dating history. Megan’s relationship and later marriage to Craig Ferguson is the only one of her relationships that fans and media are aware of.
Megan Wallace Cunningham and Craig Ferguson
Craig Ferguson is Megan Wallace’s husband. He is a television host, comedian, author, actor, and the winner of two Daytime Emmy Awards. Ferguson gained international fame after hosting the late-night talk show called The Late Late Show with Craig Ferguson which aired on CBS.
Craig Ferguson has worked in many movies such as Modern Vampires, Born Romantic, Saving Grace, Trust Me, The Ugly Truth, How to Train Your Dragon, and Then Came You. Likewise, his TV work includes Red Dwarf, The Bogie Man, Hercules, The Norm Show, Futurama, and Lip Sync Battle. Recently, Ferguson was in the news for hosting the American game show The Hustler.
Previously, Craig held British citizenship but he officially became an American citizen on 1st February 2008. Ferguson has been vocal about his issues with alcoholism in the past and has been sober since 1992. After quitting alcohol, Ferguson became a vegan in 2013.
Before his marriage to Megan Wallace, Craig was married to Anne Hogarth and later to Sascha Corwin. Both these marriages ended in divorce.
Megan Wallace has bravely stood by her husband even during his toughest times and as a result, they have a happy marriage that has lasted all these years and their love only seems to be growing stronger with each passing day.
Marriage with Craig Ferguson
Megan Wallace Cunningham met TV personality, Craig Ferguson in 2005. They were introduced to each other through a mutual friend and started seeing each other.
They dated for about two and a half years before tying the knot on 21st December 2008. Their wedding took place at the farmhouse owned by Megan’s parents. The dining room was decorated like a chapel and the event was catered by Megan’s brother. The menu included roast beef, scalloped potatoes, and apple and onion meatballs.
Only fifteen friends and family members were invited to the wedding and some photos from the wedding were released for public consumption.
Megan looked gorgeous in an elegant knee-length white dress designed by Les Habitudes. She had her hair tied up and carried a bouquet of beautiful white flowers. Craig Ferguson wore a white shirt along with a classic tie, black coat, and a kilt to honor his Scottish roots.
Although a major blizzard resulted in huge amounts of snow, this only ended up adding to the beauty of the wedding making everything look almost magical. In his wedding toast, Craig Ferguson jokingly said, “I worried she was only interested in me because she had seen my show. Then, I realized that she was only interested in me because she hadn’t seen my show.”
Megan Wallace Cunningham children
Two years after their wedding, Craig announced that he and Megan were expecting a child on his social media. Megan Wallace gave birth to a baby boy named Liam James Ferguson on 31st January 2011.
Megan also has a stepson named Milo Hamish Ferguson. Milo is Craig Ferguson’s son from his second marriage with Sascha Corwin. Megan is not just a devoted wife and a loving mother to Liam but also shares a good relationship with Milo.
Megan Wallace Cunningham career
Megan Wallace is a renowned art dealer. As an art dealer, Megan buys and sells different artworks. She provides expensive works of art to collectors, galleries, and museums.
After many years of working as an art dealer, Megan added another feather to her cap when she made her TV appearance alongside her husband in the show Couple Thinkers. In the show, Megan and Craig travel to different parts of the world and meet experts belonging to different fields in order to find out the answers to different complex topics.
As per Ferguson, he chose to have his wife Megan join him as a co-host of the show since he has the most meaningful conversations with her in real life. In fact, the chemistry between the husband and wife duo definitely translates on screen as the couple seeks answers to some of the most thought-provoking questions.
Talking about her experience hosting the show, Megan said, “It is really free-flowing. For us, our sacred thing is our coffee time. We sit down in the morning and we have our cup of coffee and we talk about everything. It was really just those conversations, where we just talk to each other and ask questions and it was really fun and natural.”
Couple Thinkers is a six-part interview series that premiered in 2017. The entire show is available for viewing on YouTube.
Net worth and income source
Megan gains most of her income through her career as an art dealer. In addition, she has also gained some amount of income through her TV work.
Her net worth is estimated to be around $3 million. Such a huge net worth combined with her husband’s $30 million net worth definitely means that Megan leads a luxurious lifestyle.
Megan Wallace Cunningham social media
Unlike most celebrities, Megan chooses to steer clear from social media. She does not have an account on Facebook and Instagram.
Although there exists an account under her name on Twitter, it does not contain Megan’s own photo and seems to be quite inactive which leads to doubts over whether it is Megan’s own Twitter account or is being run by someone else.