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Sean Patrick Thomas Met His Wife at a Party

Bimal Waiba


Sean Patrick Thomas is happily married to his wife, Aonika Laurent. The lovely couple walked down the aisle, exchanging wedding vows in 2006.

The pair have been sharing a marital journey for over one and a half decades now. And even after all these years, the couple seems to be going stronger than ever

Married in 2006, Together Since?

As mentioned earlier, Sean Patrick Thomas and Aonika Thomas tied their wedding knot on April 22, 2006. Their initial encounter occurred at a party thrown by Barbershop director Tim Story, as per AmoMama.

It has been over seventeen years, and the husband-wife duo shares the same love dedicated to each other they had in their early days.

Sean once shared an Instagram post celebrating their 15th anniversary with a lovely caption. Sean wrote, “A French Quarter parade 15 years ago…our wedding in 2006, the beginning of our parade together.”

He further added that he had always been content to sit to the side and watch the parade, but she was the parade. The actor quipped, “You made this wallflower bloom and grow…our 15-year parade continues…Happy Anniversary.”

Sean Patrick Thomas and his wife Aonika Laurent.
Sean Patrick Thomas with his wife, Aonika Laurent. [Photo: Sean’s Instagram]

Moreover, Sean was the one who stepped ahead and made the engagement proposal. During an interview with the Black Love podcast, he revealed that he proposed to her in front of her family in New Orleans.

Aonika said, “He thanked them for making him feel like family and wanted to make the family official, and so he shoved the ring right through yellow crawfish guts.”

Speaking of their marriage, they initially decided to marry in the fall of 2005 but had to postpone the nuptials due to Hurricane Katrina.

Moving ahead, they ultimately married in their favorite city, New Orleans, also the hometown of his wife, Aonika.

After spending several years together, Sean and Aonika’s love has only grown, and they strive to capture more beautiful moments.

The Barbershop actor once shared a social post and penned, “You make everything better, brighter, and blissful. Joyeux anniversaire sweet love.”

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Father of Two with His Beautiful Wife

Sean Patrick Thomas and Aonika Laurent have further strengthened their romantic bond by raising two children.

They first experienced parenthood, welcoming Lola Jolie Thomas on May 16, 2008. After two years of their daughter Loa’s birth, Aonika gave birth to their son Luc Laurent Thomas on June 9, 2010.

Both the parents spare time from their busy work schedule and spend lovely family time with them.

Sean Patrick Thomas and Aonika Laurent
Sean Patrick Thomas and Aonika Laurent with their kids. [Photo: Sean’s Instagram]

The Bones actress even said she didn’t have a complaint about motherhood in the above-mentioned podcast. She once Tweeted, saying, “Please this #MothersDay let me sleep in & wake to my kids laughter & the radiant light of my new 5K canary diamond.”

Furthermore, Sean’s son Luc is a gymnast presently enrolled at Harvard-Westlake Middle School. On the contrary, Lola prefers her privacy as she has kept her Instagram private.

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Sean Patrick Thomas’s Wife Is an Actress

Aonika Laurent is also involved in the showbiz industry, like her husband. Born on January 15, 1971, she comes from the land of New Orleans, Louisiana. The beautiful lady had her acting debut in High Frekquency, playing the role of Monica in 1998.

In 2005, Laurent landed her first breakthrough role in the superhero movie Fantastic Four. Her last acting project was Olympus Has Fallen in 2013, and she hasn’t appeared in any films or television series till now.

Sean’s spouse, Laurent, probably disappeared from showbiz because she was busy parenting her kids. In addition, she shares updates on her personal life through Instagram.

In conclusion, Sean Patrick Thomas has been sharing a long-term marital life with Aonika Laurent. Hopefully, they continue to lead their blissful life without any hindrance or conflicts.