You’re here because you’ve heard about Jeff Bezos’ divorce with his wife Mackenzie Bezos, and you’ve been following the story, and the plot has thickened like gravy. Lauren Sanchez is in the picture and Jeff Bezos is rumored to be having an affair with her. It’s not the cause of their divorce though; it seems like that the separation was ongoing when Bezos and Sanchez reportedly went out. Apparently, Bezos and Sanchez were making out heavily in a restaurant. Well, the headline for the news was “Jeff Bezos and lover Lauren Sanchez ‘made out like teenagers’ in Hollywood hotspot at table next to Michael Strahan ‘just days after their spouses discovered affair”


The diva was born on 1969 December 19 in New Mexico in the city of Albuquerque. Lauren Sanchez is a journalist and a sports anchor by profession, and has also received Emmy nomination. She is also a trained pilot. She began her career in the media as a desk assistant in KCOP-TV. Sanchez worked as an anchor for Fox Sports. Sanchez worked as a host for the dance competition, “So you think you can dance” for 2005.

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Family/ Relationships

Lauren Sanchez Ethnicity/Religion/Nationality

Lauren Sanchez is married to Patrick Whitesell, who is the co-CEO of an influential Hollywood agency: WME. She was married to Patrick in 2005 but they have been separated since 2018. Both Mackenzie and Patrick knew about Jeff and Sanchez dating. Jeff Bezos and Lauren Sanchez attended the Golden Globes together in 2019.

Sanchez had dated Tony Gonzales, and have a son together called Nikko. Later, prior to marrying Whitesell, Sanchez also dated Henry Simmons, an actor.

She also has two other kids; a son and a daughter.

Profile / Wiki / Information

Personal Information                

  • Full Name: Lauren Sanchez
  • Nicknames: Lauren
  • Birthday: 9th December, 1969
  • Age in 2019: 49 years
  • Birthplace: Albuquerque, New Mexico
  • Current Residence: Seattle
  • Education: El Camino College
  • Profession: TV Anchor, Journalist, Pilot
  • Nationality: American
  • Ethnicity/Race: Hispanic
  • Zodiac: Ari
  • Spouse/Wife: Patrick Whiteseller (separated)
  • Children: 2 sons, 1 daughter
  • Net Worth: $25-30 million (estimated)


  • Height: 5 feet 3 inches
  • Weight: N/A
  • Feet Size: N/A
  • Dress Size: N/A
  • Shoe Size: N/A
  • Chest Size: N/A
  • Bra Size/ Breast Size: N/A
  • Body Type: Fit
  • Hair Color: Black
  • Eye Color: Brown

Trivia/ Facts that you probably didn’t know

  • Sanchez worked for Jeff Bezos in his “Blue Origin” company.
  • Sanchez and Jeff Bezos have known each other for a decade.
  • Sanchez does not really use Social Media.