The Catfish star was making an attempt to promote his motorbike through Instagram in 2015 when the Michigan native commented that she was inquisitive about buying it. Perlongo didn’t find yourself shopping for the bike, however she did hold DM-ing Schulman, who nonetheless had the automobile when the duo went on their first date.
“It was the first time I was picked up by a stranger on a motorcycle. I was a little nervous, to be honest,” Perlongo told Us Weekly in January 2018. “I was like, ‘Are we gonna die? Is this worth dying?’”
The pair hit it off immediately, however they briefly cut up as a result of the Catfish: The TV Show producer was “too in love” along with his future spouse. “I just got out of a thing, and I had been damaged by that, and I felt that maybe I was all messed up, and I wasn’t ready,” the Dancing With the Stars alum defined. “I screwed it up and then I had to win her back.”
After reconciling, the couple obtained engaged in May 2016 and tied the knot one 12 months later within the yard of Schulman’s dad’s house in East Hampton, New York. The ceremony was officiated by YouTube star Casey Neistat, and Schulman’s Catfish cohost Max Joseph gave a speech. Their daughter, Cleo, then 9 months previous, served as their flower lady.
“Just another perfect day in the ocean w the love of my life,” Perlongo wrote through Instagram after the marriage. “Thank you to all our friends and family, new and old, for all the good energy. We feel so lucky.”
The twosome later welcomed sons Beau (born in January 2019) and Cy (born in September 2021). Before Cy’s arrival, Schulman instructed Us that he and his spouse deliberate to begin making an attempt for child No. 3 after he completed his run on DWTS. “Now’s the time!” he joked in November 2020, including that Perlongo is “the best mom” on the planet. “The greatest joy for me is watching Laura with our kids,” Schulman stated. “She is so fantastic, and they are so lucky that they get to spend time with her. They really are so happy and so loved.”
Earlier that 12 months, the photographer instructed Us that he and Perlongo thought three was the perfect number of children. “I was one of two and [Laura] was one of three, and she loved having two siblings and still does,” Schulman explained in January 2020. “So, I’m into three. I think that’s the number.”
Keep scrolling for a have a look at Schulman and Perlongo’s full relationship timeline.