“I remember when David was doing ‘The X-Files.’ They’d see an alien, then two weeks later, they have to act like they’ve never seen an alien. Greatest challenge “The greatest challenge, going into the third season, is that this woman came into this not as a career politician, but as someone with very fresh eyes at every negotiation, devastation and disaster.” With a smile, Tea cracked, “I’ve negotiated quite a bit, and I’ve solved some rather incredible crises in the world.
The amount of attention on celebrities has certainly grown exponentially since David and I were in the thick of it. My daughter’s applying to college this year, so I’m a wreck.
At a certain point, they had to put it in my contract to go to my own premieres. “Our greatest concern, of course, was our kids (Madelaine West, 17, and Kyd Miller, 14). But she’s ready to fly.” In “Madam Secretary,” Tea plays the titular role—a shrewd secretary of state, Elizabeth Mc Cord, who deals with today’s international issues, both at the White House and at home.
Tea, who portrays the secretary of state on the hit CBS drama, found love with her 58-year-old TV husband and went public with their off-screen relationship in December, after quietly dating since the summer.
While fans of the show may think Tea's character Elizabeth Mc Cord was inspired by political heroines Hillary Clinton or Madeline Albright, Tea shared her surprising inspiration behind the take-charge lead.
It took too long for Tim to overcome the divorce phase as he was alone and both his children were busy in their studies and profession. Amy is an American actress and has appeared in films and many TV shows.
She is also a member of the board of director of Weston Playhouse Theatre Company.Caption: Tim Daly left and his girlfriend (right) Tea Leoni attending red carpet event for white house event in 2015.Tim and his co-star from Madam Secretary, Téa Leoni, have already officially confirmed their relationship and are now an official couple.We realized that if we were to shelter them from it, we would lose. Tim Daly, Tea’s boyfriend in real life, portrays her husband, Henry Mc Cord.Tea cited the difference in a reality-based drama versus her ex’s popular TV series.The pair ended up reconciling but had broken up again in 2011 and as mentioned the divorce was finalized in the summer of 2014, after 17 years of marriage.