Andrea Bertorelli is an actress who is more popular as the ex-wife of the English drummer, singer, songwriter, and record producer, Phil Collins. The actress Andrea Bertorelli came into the headlight in 2016 after she sued Phil Collins for his autobiography.
Table of Biography
Early Life and Childhood
Andrea Bertorelli was born in the year 1951, in Canada, North America The actress is an American native and belongs to an Italian ethnicity. Likewise, her current age is 71 years, and follows the Catholic religion. Her dad passed away when she was only eighteen years old. After one year of her dad’s death, her mom got married to another name. Then, all of them migrated to Canada. Regarding the actress’s education, she went to the Camberwell School of Art. However, she was unable to complete her studies due to her father’s death.
The actress had to leave her dream of going on to pursue her career as an actress after her dad passed away. Once Andrea was present on a Canadian television documentary series named The Passionate Eye. The actress even did several theatre gigs and used to appear in some of the public evens together with her former husband. Even after some appearances and hard work, the actress was not very successful in the entertainment industry. Other than this there is no more information about her career as she has been quite secretive about her private life.
However, she rose to fame after her marital relationship with the famous TV personality, Phil Collins, and even more after she sued Collins for publishing his autobiographies. Besides the actress’s acting career and professional life, she loves traveling, reading books, and also watching films. Her favorite celebrities include Tom Cruise and Angelina Jolie. Similarly, her dream holiday destination is Indonesia and her favorite colors are blue and black. She loves Gucci and Chanel brands. She also often loves eating Mexican and Italian foods. And her favorite show is America’s got talent.
The actress was earning a decent amount of money from her career as an actress. However, Andrea Bertorelli has never mentioned her exact net worth and salary too. On the other hand, her former husband, Phil Collins has a stunning net worth of $260 million. He is also the owner of the houses and assets he has in Dersingham, New York City, and Norfolk. In addition, Phil Collins had to give a huge amount of money to his ex-wives multiple times in a divorce settlement.
Andrea Bertorelli was the wife of Phil Collins. Both of them were just eleven years old when they got to meet each other. They were students in a London drama class. After her father passed away she along with her new family had to migrate to Canada which made her far from Phil Collins. Later, they reconciled when the band Genesis was performing in Vancouver. After being in a straight two years of relationship, the couple finally got married on 27th September 1975 in a Catholic Church in Epsom, Surrey in the UK. At that time, both of them were twenty-four years old.
Also, Phil Collins adopted Bertorelli’s daughter whose name is Joely. Joely was born in the year 1972. Then, later the couple became the parents of their son whose name is Simon Collins. He was born in the year 1976. Sadly, the pair decided to get separated and they got divorced in the year 1980. The main reason for their divorce was because of another affair. Furthermore, her daughter, Joely is now also an actress and movie producer whereas her son, Simon is the former vocalist and drummer of the rock band “Sound of Contact”.
Moreover, Phil Collins came out with his autobiography “Not Dead Yet” in the year 2016 which described his several broken marriages. She then declared that his former husband’s autobiographies are full of false information and misconceptions. She even registered a case in opposition to his former husband, Phil Collins for revealing her private life back in front of the public.
Her husband’s other relationships
After the divorce, Phil Collins got married to his 2nd wife whose name is Jill Tavelman in the year 1984. Together the couple had a daughter whose name is Lily Collins in the year 1989. Phil Collins’s second marriage was again failing and the couple got divorced in the year 1992. It was because Collins was having an affair twice at the time of his touring together with his band Genesis. Also, his lover was Lavinia Lang who is a former drama school classmate.
Even though the two lovers did their engagement, but failed to do married. Then, Phil Collins announced that he was in love with Jill in the year 1994. However, the couple filed for divorce which was finally complete in the year 1996. Also, Collins has to pay £17 million to Jill Tavelman as the divorce settlement. Then, Collins again got married to another woman whose name is Orianne Cevey in the year 1999. The pair got to meet each other on a tour in which Orianne Cevey served as his translator.
They have two kids together and they are Nicholas Collins and Mathew Collins. In the year 2006, Phil Collins again declared that they were getting divorced which was finalized in the year 2008. As for the divorce settlement, Phil Collins had to pay £25 million to Cevey, which was the huge settlement in a British celebrity divorce. As of now, Collins is living in Fechy, Switzerland. Collins then was in a relationship with Dana Tyler who is an American news anchor from the year 2007 to 2016.
Body Measurement and Social Media
The actress has an average height of 5 feet 4 inches or else 163 cm or 1.63 m. Andrea Bertorelli weighs around 58 kg or 127 lbs. Similarly, she has a slim and curvy body type with body measurements is 36-28-36 inches. Bertorelli wears a shoe size of 5 (UK) and the size of her bra is 34 B. Also, the actress has a pair of brown eyes with long brown hair and a fair complexion. The actress at her young age was quite chubby and very beautiful.
She has been very secretive when it comes to her personal life. She has tried her best to keep all her matters private however some of the private information got out because of being a public figure. Apart from this, the actress has not been active on any kind of social media platform like some of the actresses out there. However, her former husband, Phil Collins is quite active on some social media platforms.