Ronnie Ortiz-Magro’s solely rule could have been “by no means fall in love on the Jersey Shore,” however his Jersey Shore costar Nicole “Snooki” Polizzi had different concepts.
Polizzi met Jionni LaValle in 2010 throughout season 3 of the MTV actuality present. The pair later welcomed son Lorenzo in August 2012 and daughter Giovanna in September 2014.
That November, the duo tied the knot in entrance of household and associates. Nonetheless, within the years that adopted, Polizzi and LaValle’s marriage confronted dishonest scandals, divorce hypothesis and extra ups and downs.
“Nicole and I are going nice and have become even stronger collectively whereas elevating our lovely children. HOWEVER you’ll not see me on her actuality present. Being a actuality was by no means one thing I wished to be after I grew up,” LaValle wrote by way of Instagram in January 2018, shutting down rumors that there was hassle in paradise. “I personal my very own enterprise and work arduous at it, that’s what I do. My spouse is a actuality star and works arduous at that, that’s what she does. We ARE not divorced.”
He continued: “For the HATERS I hope this message finds you and confuses you much more about life and for the FANS of my spouse and her present …I received your again!!! God Bless Yas!”
Three months later, Polizzi clapped again at claims that she and LaValle had separated.
“I’m nonetheless proudly sporting my ring,” the Jersey Shore: Household Trip star completely informed Us Weekly in April 2018. “We’re completely nice. We don’t put up our life on social media, however I really like him to dying and he’s my greatest good friend and he’s just a bit shy so go away him alone.”
Amid their highs and lows, the couple introduced in November 2018 that they had been anticipating their third youngster collectively.
The twosome welcomed son Angelo in Could 2019. Seven months later, Polizzi introduced that she was “retiring” from Jersey Shore to spend extra time along with her family members.
“I hate being away from the children,” she mentioned throughout her “It’s Taking place With Snooki & Joey” podcast in December 2019. “I don’t like partying three days in a row. It’s simply not my life anymore. And I wanna be dwelling with the children. , like, I don’t thoughts a right here and there going to a dinner or no matter, but it surely’s simply actually arduous on me to depart the children and movie the present.”
The MTV star has since returned to the truth present — however nonetheless tries to maintain her husband and three youngsters out of the limelight.
Scroll by way of for a timeline of Polizzi and LaValle’s relationship: