Simon Halls is a Hollywood publicist mostly recognized as the husband of an American actor and producer Matt Bomer (aka Matthew Staton Bomer). His husband is best known for his recurring role in the NBC series Chuck and is a recipient of several honors.
Talking about his married life, Simon and his other half, Matt Bomer has been together as a married couple for 11 years and is blissfully leading their married life. The couple is also the parents of 3 children. As a husband to a renowned American actor, Simon and his personal life have become the subject of curiosity to many people.
So, we are here to explore every personal & professional detail of Matt Bomer’s husband, Simon Halls. Read the full article to know about him.
How Old Is Simon Halls? Know His Age And Early Life
As of 2022, Simon is 58 years of age. He was born on January 12, 1964, in Toronto, Canada under the birth sign Capricorn. He grew up in his hometown with his parents whose information is yet to be revealed.
Similarly, he lived in his native land until his high school studies. And while still in school, he realized his real sexual identity & came out as Gay after dating a few girls. At the very young age of 17, he moved to the United States of America for higher studies and spent the rest of his life in the USA.
Besides, he belongs to the Caucasian ethnicity and is Canadian by nationality.
His Educational Details
Talking about his education, he went to Crescent School in Toronto where he studied from the year 1970 to 1979. After that, he enrolled at the North Toronto Collegiate Institute in 1979 and was there up to 1981.
Following the completion of high school studies, he moved to the USA for his higher studies and joined the University of Southern California for a four-year course from 1981 to 1985.
Simon Halls’ Career Details: What Does He Do For A Living?
After graduating from the University of Southern California, he started working as a publicist in one of the major Hollywood studios named Warner Bros. Pursuing his career in Public Relations is what he always dreamt of, and wanted to start his own PR firm.
Simon Halls is a Hollywood Publicist
After working at Warner Bros for a while, he moved to Russia and worked as the PR manager for Russia’s first McDonald’s Restaurant. With a couple of years of working experience, he returned to the US and began serving for one of Hollywood’s long-standing and high-profile firms BWR Public Relations, and soon became the PR manager to the stars like The Coen Brothers, Jude Law, Sarah Jessica Parker, and Annette Bening.
Simon Was A Founder Of Huvane Baum Halls
In the year 1995, Simon in partnership founded a firm named Huvane Baum Halls which later gained huge success as a boutique agency in Hollywood. In 2001, Huvane Baum Halls was sold to the Interpublic group to form a company named PMK/HBH Public Relations.
Later, the company merged, Simon then served in the position of CEO of the company up to December 2009. During his working period as a CEO, he managed some Oscars campaigns and the releases of movies like American Beauty, Crouching Tiger, Hidden Dragon, and some others.
He Is Now A Founder And Partner of SLATE PR: Who Are His Clients?
In the year 2010, he started his own boutique agency by founding SLATE PR. It’s been more than 12 years that he is working for this company. Now, he manages the publicity campaign for clients like Ridley Scott, Sam Mendes, Joe Wright, Ryan Murphy, John Wells, Neil Patrick Harris, Annette Bening, Frances McDormand, and many others.
Further, he is also a member of the Project ALS Board of Directors and worked as an Entertainment Council for Hillary Clinton’s Presidential Campaign.
Simon Halls Is A Married To Matt Bomer: He Is Gay
As mentioned above, Simon is gay by his identity. So, he has been married to his husband Matt Bomer for 12 years as of 2022. The couple secretly tied the knot in a private ceremony in the year 2011 and kept it private until 2014.
Regarding their marriage, Simon’s husband later stated,
“It was very chill,“Very small: only our nearest and dearest. There’s a security, a validity of knowing that it’s legal. It’s hard to put into words. It’s just a feeling, I guess, something about saying vows in front the people around you who love and support you. I think it was good for our family.”
The couple for the first time met when Bomer hired Simon as his publicist. Soon after, they started dating and got married.
Both of them are still so in love with each other. However, they very rarely share each other on their social media account. The only post of Simon together with Matt can be seen on Matt’s Instagram which was posted on April 22, 2021, with the caption,
Who Is Simon’s Husband? His Short Bio
As said earlier, Simon’s husband Matt is an American actor born on October 11, 1977, in Webster Groves, Missouri, the United States. He started his career at the age of 17 in theatre. But his television debut came in 2000 as Ian Kipling on the ABC network’s drama soap opera All My Children.
Following his debut, he did several series and eventually landed on the big screen. Hall’s husband has played in movies and series like White Collar, Traveller, The Texas Chainsaw Massacre: The Beginning, and many others. For his best acting skills, he has got a nomination for several awards including Golden Globe Award, a Critics’ Choice Television Award, and Primetime Emmy Award.
Simon Halls Is A Father Of Three Children
Simon and his partner have 3 children named Kit Halls, and the twin brothers Walker Halls, and Henry Halls. All of them were conceived and born through surrogacy.
Moving on to their birth year, the eldest Kit was born in the year 2005 which made him 17 years of age as of 2022. In 2019, Matt revealed that Kit came out as a straight. He said,
‘Well they do though. Our oldest came out to us as straight.
In this regard, Simon’s other half also revealed what actually Kit said. He further stated,
‘He’s 14. He said, “I love and respect that you guys are who you are. I’m straight, that’s how I identify.” And it was a big, nice, sweet moment.’
Moreover, Simon and his spouse’s twin sons Walker and Henry were born in 2008. They are 14 years of age in 2022.
Halls Is On Social Media
Moving on to his social media presence, Matt Bomer’s husband, Simon prefers to manage a very low-key life. As a result, he has a private account on Instagram under the username @halls.simon with 1352 followers. His husband is hugely active on Instagram under the username @mattbomer with 1.1 million followers.
Further, Halls is on Facebook under his own name with 107 friends. But, he doesn’t seem to be active on his Facebook account since 2017.
What Is Simon Halls’ Net Worth?
He has been a working person since the completion of his higher studies in 1985. Later, he founded a company too and worked in the position of CEO. At present too, he works as a publicist for several Hollywood stars. So, it is obvious to say that he has earned quite a good amount from his profession.
As per sources, he has an estimated net worth of $9 million while his partner Matt Bomer has a fortune of $11 million.