Joey Lawrence has been married three times. His first marriage was to Michelle Vella in 2002. The couple met in 1999 and had a short-lived marriage that ended in divorce in 2005.
Lawrence’s second marriage was to Chandie Yawn-Nelson in 2005. The couple met while on vacation in Disney World when they were teenagers. They have two children together, Liberty Grace and Charleston “Charli” Lawrence. Lawrence and Yawn-Nelson filed for bankruptcy in 2017 and divorced in 2020.
Lawrence’s third marriage is to Samantha Cope. The couple met in 2018 and got engaged in 2021. They were married in 2022 and are currently expecting their first child together.
First Marriage to Michelle Vella
Lawrence and Vella met in 1999 while working on the set of the television series “Melissa & Joey.” They were married in 2002 in a small ceremony in Las Vegas. The couple’s marriage was short-lived, however, and they divorced in 2005.
Second Marriage to Chandie Yawn-Nelson
Lawrence and Yawn-Nelson met while on vacation in Disney World when they were teenagers. They reconnected in 2005 and were married later that year. The couple has two children together, Liberty Grace and Charleston “Charli” Lawrence.
Lawrence and Yawn-Nelson’s marriage was not without its challenges. In 2017, they filed for bankruptcy. The case was reportedly settled the following year, and Lawrence filed for divorce in July 2020.
Third Marriage to Samantha Cope
Lawrence and Cope met in 2018 and got engaged in 2021. They were married in 2022 in a private ceremony in Temecula, California. The couple is currently expecting their first child together.
Joey Lawrence has been married three times. His first marriage to Michelle Vella lasted three years, his second marriage to Chandie Yawn-Nelson lasted 15 years, and his third marriage to Samantha Cope is still ongoing. Lawrence is currently expecting his first child with Cope.