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Victoria Mary Clarke Bio, Wiki, Age, Wedding, Irish journalist, Shane MacGowan Wife

26th Nov - Shane MacGowan weds Victoria Mary Clarke in Copenhagen with Johnny Depp as their wedding guitarist

Victoria Mary Clarke Wiki

Victoria Mary Clarke Bio

Victoria Mary Clarke was born on 11th January 1966 in Dublin, the Republic of Ireland. She is an Irish journalist and writer.
Victoria Mary Clarke Age She was born on 11th January 1966 (age 52) in Dublin, Ireland
Victoria Mary Clarke Occupation Writer, journalist
Language English
Nationality Irish
Notable works A Drink with Shane MacGowan,
Angel in Disguise?
Victoria Mary Clarke Husband Shane MacGowan

Victoria Mary Clarke Personal Life Life

Clarke grew up in the countryside in Ireland. Her mother was born in Herbert Park and went on to fall pregnant with her when she was nineteen years of age. She was abandoned by her father when she was a young baby.

She is also known for her long-term relationship with singer-songwriter Shane MacGowan, whom she met at sixteen, almost a decade his junior. She wrote the biography, A Drink with Shane MacGowanThey do not allow celebrities or journalists to frequent their house but Sinéad O’Connor has previously visited them.  After an 11-year engagement, they married in November 2018 in Copenhagen.

Like MacGowan, she is a fan of literature and music. She is also a yoga enthusiast. She believes in angels and speaks to them on a regular basis.

Victoria Mary Clarke  Career

Clarke has written for numerous newspapers and magazines. She is the author of Angel in Disguise?.

Victoria Mary Clarke Popular culture

In 2007, she appeared on Celebrities Go Wild, an RTÉ reality television show in which eight celebrities had to fend for themselves in rural Connemara.

In December 2009, Clarke and McGowan appeared together on the RTÉ One reality television special Victoria and Shane Grow Their Own in which they attempted to tend to their own vegetables at an allotment in Dublin.

Clarke appeared on The Late Late Show with MacGowan on 26 February 2010 to discuss their single for the 2010 Haiti earthquake relief effort.

Shane MacGowan & Victoria Mary Clarke Wedding

Shane MacGowan, 60, married Victoria Mary Clarke, 52, in Copenhagen on Monday, 26th November 2018 following a 32-year courtship with Shane’s friend, Johnny Depp as their wedding guitarist.

Shane Patrick Lysaght MacGowan is an English born Irish vocalist and recording artist, best known as the lead singer and songwriter of Celtic punk band the Pogues.

The couple has been together for 32 years and engaged for 11 – and Pogues’ singer Shane MacGowan finally made an honest woman of Victoria Mary Clarke. The bride wore a long orange dress with a floral headdress and carried matching flowers, while Shane looked smart in a suit as he posed for pictures alongside A-list actor Johnny Depp and a host of guests.

Low-key: The couple had planned to have a secret ceremony together but realised that their close friends wanted to be there for them - including A-lister Johnny Depp, who played the guitar during the ceremony
The couple had planned to have a secret ceremony together but realised that their close friends wanted to be there for them – including A-lister Johnny Depp, who played the guitar during the ceremony

Shane has been wheelchair-bound, on and off since a bad fall damaged his back a few years ago. He has a well-documented history of drink and drugs and famously got his teeth fixed in 2015 after losing the final one in 2009.

Johnny Depp has been Shane’s friend of more than 20 years. He played the guitar for the couple during the low-key ceremony, which was held at Copenhagen City Hall.  Johnny appeared on Shane’s 1994 album, The Snake. He directed and appeared in the video for That Woman’s Got Me Drinking. Depp also put in a performance at the singer’s 60th birthday in Dublin earlier this year.

Johnny Depp appeared on Shane 1994 album
Johnny Depp appeared on Shane 1994 album
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