Royston Langdon’s Marriage With Liv Tyler – How It Ended

Royston Langdon, a musician born on January 1, 1972, has had a notable romantic involvement with actress Liv Tyler, culminating in marriage.

Royston Langdon and Liv Tyler were perceived as the ideal couple many believed would endure. They often appeared content in public and at events. A notable instance was their joint performance at an event supporting the David Lynch Foundation at Electric Lady Studio on October 16, 2013, in New York City.

It turns out they did not last as long as a couple.

Liv Tyler and Royston Langdon at Electric Lady Studio
Liv Tyler and Royston Langdon during a performance benefitting the David Lynch Foundation (Photo by Kevin Mazur/WireImage)

Let’s delve into the dynamics of their union, from their engagement on Valentine’s Day in 2001 to details of their marriage to the eventual split in 2008 and divorce in 2009, its aftermath, and the current status of their lives post-separation.

Despite the publicized challenges and subsequent divorce, both Royston Langdon and Liv Tyler have maintained an amicable relationship, with their focus on co-parenting their son, Milo William Langdon.

Marital Life With Liv Tyler

Liv and Royston got engaged on Valentine’s Day in 2001 and had a small wedding in the Caribbean at a private villa in Barbados on March 23, 2003.

Tyler was 26, while Langdon was 31 at the time of their wedding.

They welcomed their son Milo Langdon three years later, in December 2004.

Everyone thought Hollywood actress Liv Tyler and her British musician husband Royston Langdon had a super strong marriage following comments by Tyler who, during an interview with Hot Stuff in February 2008, said she did not believe in divorce.

Little did anyone know that a divorce was around the corner.

Speculations about a rift in their marriage began when Tyler went to a fancy party without her wedding ring.

In 2008, Usmagazine.com was informed by someone who overheard the actress on the phone with a lawyer.

In the discussion, Tyler said she believes she married too young and referred to her spouse as a “leech” on her finances.

Around 2008, Royston’s band, Spacehog, was going through a rough patch.

By the way, Liv is the daughter of Steven Tyler, the lead singer of Aerosmith, and is worth $150 million in 2023.
Her net worth is $50, while that of her singer-husband-ex-husband Langdon is $4 million.

Tyler’s spokesperson confirmed the split and mentioned they’re still good friends and caring for their son Milo William Langdon.

Langdon’s and Tyler’s split was finalized in 2009. Ending their marriage of five years which began in 2003.

Live Tyler spoke to Wonderland magazine in 2009 during an interview about her divorce:

She said; ”There’s nothing worse than heartache, being lovesick. It’s like there’s a physical sickness. You through a couple of weeks where you think, “Oh, I’m OK, I feel better,” and then suddenly, out of nowhere, it hits you again.

Royston and Liv Tyler’s After Divorce

Even though they aren’t together anymore, they have no bad blood.

Proof of that is that when Liv Tyler was expecting her second baby in 2014 with her ex-fiance, Dave Gardner, Royston was supportive. They were seen enjoying a rainy stroll with their son Milo in New York on Wednesday, 22 Oct 2014.

Royston Langdon with Liv Tyler and their son taking a walk under the rain
Royston Langdon with Liv Tyler and their son taking a walk under the rain (credit: dailymail.co.uk)

Royston Langdon and Liv Tyler are known for their private nature. Still, Tyler opened up about her challenges as a working single mother after her divorce from the British Spacehog rocker Royston Langdon.

In a rare with U.S. magazine Bust, the 33-year-old actress revealed a “rough couple of years” and a two-year hiatus from acting following the split in 2008.

Tyler emphasized putting her son Milo’s needs first, stating, “Milo and I have been in such transition – I’ve been rebuilding and trying to be patient. And I’ve just put all of my focus on that because I can’t go to work and be happy unless he’s happy and feels secure.

Despite the unexpected turns in her life, Tyler accepted life’s unpredictability, acknowledging the pain of deviating from childhood plans but finding liberation in letting go of idealized notions.

After her divorce, Tyler relocated from Los Angeles to New York, where she had previously lived with Langdon. The move was prompted by the difficulty of being in the New York home they once shared.

Royston Langdon’s Son with Liv Tyler

Liv Tyler’s oldest son is Milo William Langdon, born in New York City on December 14, 2004. He has two brothers, Sailor Gene Gardner and Grey Gardner, and a half-sister named Lula Rose Gardner.

Milo lives in Britain with his mom, Liv Tyler, and his half-siblings, Lula Rose, Sailor Gene, and Grey. He loves hanging out with his little brothers and sister, as seen in pictures and videos on social media shared by his mother, Liv.

Even though Milo isn’t Dave Gardner’s biological son (Liv’s ex-fiance), they have a great bond, like a dad and son. Dave feels lucky to have Milo in his family and treats him like his other kids, Grey, Sailor, and Lula Rose.

He often takes Milo and the other kids on outings, enjoying their time together. Milo has many choices for his future – he could try acting like his mom or singing like his dad. We’ll have to wait and see what career he picks in the coming days!

Is Royston Langdon Dating Now?

Royston Langdon is single as of now. Since his relationship with Liv Tyler ended in 2009, he has not officially been in a relationship with anyone.

Meet Royston Langdon’s ex-wife, Liv Tyler

Liv Tyler is a well-known actress around the world. She’s been on TV and in movies for almost two decades! She began modeling at fourteen and later wanted to become an actress.

She is known for The Lord of the Rings: The Fellowship of the Ring (2001) and its sequel, The Lord of the Rings: The Return of the King (2003).

Her first film was Silent Fall, and she later appeared in Heavy, directed by James Mangold. That film did well and became a cult classic. Following that, she appeared in another enjoyable film, Empire Records. But Stealing Beauty, directed by Bernardo Bertolucci, catapulted her to stardom at eighteen.

Liv starred in That Thing You Do!, a cool movie by Tom Hanks about the awesome 1960s rock ‘n’ roll days. From a rock ‘n’ roll background, Liv loved this film. After that, she rocked it in Armageddon, an action blockbuster with Bruce Willis and Ben Affleck. Steve Buscemi, her co-star, later directed Liv in Lonesome Jim.

Liv’s acting journey is super interesting because she doesn’t stick to just one type of role. She follows her feelings and instincts when choosing roles, and Tom Hanks thinks she’s making all the right choices.

Besides acting, Liv has a long partnership with Givenchy, being the face of their fragrance and makeup line for ten years. She’s also a brand ambassador for Triumph lingerie, creating a special collection that celebrates body confidence.

Liv is like a modern woman, a mom, and an actress who represents fierce femininity that women everywhere can connect with.

Meet Royston Langdon

Royston William Langdon was born on May 1, 1972, in Leeds, West Yorkshire, England. His mom and dad are Chester Langdon and Cynthia Langdon.

He grew up with his two brothers, Antony Langdon and Christian Langdon, who are also into the same music.

In 1995, you might remember a popular song called “In the Meantime” that played a lot on the radio. The band behind it was Spacehog, which started with Antony Langdon, Jonny Cragg, Royston Langdon, and Richard Steel,

They started strong with their first album, Resident Alien, and then they made a second one called The Chinese Album, which people liked but didn’t become super popular.

After that, they did another album called The Hogyssey before going their separate ways.

Along the journey, the band members tried out different bands, faced some tough personal stuff (like the lead singer Royston Langdon going through a marriage and then a breakup with actress Liv Tyler), and just tried to figure things out.

Spacehog released their fourth album, “As It Is on Earth,” on 16 April 2013.

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