Constantine Yankoglu, Ex-Husband Of Patricia Heaton: Where Is He Now?

By Anuja Uprety | Published on: February 5, 2024 | Updated on: February 5, 2024
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Constantine Yankoglu, aka Charles, is the ex-husband of ‘The Middle’ actress Patricia Heaton. The ex-couple were married for three years from 1984 to 1987 before they went their separate ways.

Both of them were acting enthusiasts and were vying for an acting break. So, Yankoglu tried to make his acting career work but got only one on-screen credit to his name. After his divorce & acting career failure, what does he do now? Let’s get insights into Constantine’s life who’s been low-key over 3 decades.

Key Takeaways

  • Constantine Yankoglu is originally from Fayette, Kentucky. But he has his roots back in Turkey from his father’s side.
  • He is a former actor who has only one acting credit to his name.
  • Constantine is the ex-husband of Everybody Loves Raymond star actress Patricia Heaton.
  • They divorced in 1987 after three years of marriage.
  • He now resides in Hoboken, New Jersey.

Family: Parents & Siblings

Yankoglu was born on February 2, 1954, as one of three children born to the late Niko Yankoglu and his wife Stella Virginia Kapordelis. He is from Fayette, Kentucky, but over the years, has lived in North Carolina, California, and New Jersey.

Constantine grew up with two brothers, who are both married. One brother John Yankoglu is married to Donna while the other brother Basil Yankoglu has a wife named Sonya.

Nationality & Age

As of 2024, Constantine “Charles” Yankoglu is 70 years old. An American by nationality, he comes from a mixed ethnic background.

Late Father Niko Worked At IBM

Yankoglu’s father Niko, who died on May 24, 2021, at 95, in Rayleigh, North California, worked at IBM for 30 years before his retirement.

Late Nicholas “Niko” Yankoglu was born on June 17, 1925, in Istanbul, Turkey, and entered the United States in 1950 for studies. After undergraduate studies in textiles at NC State University, he moved to Kentucky & enrolled at the University of Kentucky in 1954 & earned a Master of Mechanical Engineering.

Mother Died 7 Years Before Her Husband

Charles’ mother Stella Virginia Kapordelis, a Bluefield, West Virginia-born, passed away on March 5, 2014. Born on December 9, 1928, Mrs. Kapordelis was 85 years old at the time of death.

Yankoglu’s mother who used to work as a waitress at Red Lobster, had met his father Niko in her late teens on a blind date and married in the early 1950s.

Where Did Yankoglu Study?

As a teenager, Yankoglu aspired to be an actor so, he attended a drama school where he would meet his future (now ex) wife Patricia.

Unsuccessful Career In Showbiz

After attending drama school, Constantine soon got a chance to act on the big screen. He got a small role as a New Jersey fan in the 1988 film Eight Men Out along with the big star cast of John Sayles, Charlie Sheen (who has a daughter Cassandra with ex-girlfriend Paula),  John Cusak, and others.

But sadly, the movie Eight Men Out became his only movie in which he worked as an actor. The former actor who emerged by the name Charles Yankoglu in showbiz never appeared in the media again.

Where Does Live? What Does He Do?

As reported, Constantine got in a technical line after he walked away from the entertainment industry. Currently, he resides in Hoboken, New Jersey, but further details remain under wraps.

On the contrary, his ex-wife Patricia is an accomplished Hollywood actress. Beginning her acting career in 1987, Heaton has been part of several movies and series but she is mostly recognized for her character in Everybody Loves RaymondThe Middle, and Carol’s Second Act.  For her acting, she got an Emmy nomination seven times and won it twice.

Ex-Husband Of Patricia Heaton: Relationship Details!

The former couple, Constantine and Patricia first came across each other in a drama school. At the time, both were young and driven by the same passion i.e. acting which somewhere connect them with one another.

Constantine Yankoglu is the ex-husband of American actress Patricia Heaton
Constantine’s ex-wife Patricia Heaton, an actress, producer & comedian

Soon, their relationship started deepening and the two decided to get married, eventually walking down the aisle in 1984.

Why & When Did They Divorce?

Initially, everything between the newlywed pair went perfectly. But as time passed, their marriage began falling down. They divorced amicably in 1987.

Did Yankoglu & Patricia Share Children?

No, the former couple didn’t welcome any children through their 3 years of conjugal life.

Yankoglu’s Ex-Wife Patricia Is Married Again

While Constantine Yankoglu has remained mum about his love life. On the other, his ex-wife Patricia Heaton is already married and mother of four children with her second husband David Hunt, an English actor & director.

Constantine's ex-wife is now happily married to an actor David Hunt
Constantine’s ex-wife with her current husband David Hunt

She and Hunt tied the knot in 1990 and coming up to 2023, it’s been more than three decades that they have been living as a husband and wife. She is a mother of four sons named Samuel David Hunt, John Basil Hunt, Joseph Charles Hunt, and Daniel Patrick Hunt.

Constantine’s Picture Is Distorted With The Photo Of Comedian Ray Romano

Almost every media outlet has represented the comedian Ray Romano as Patricia Heaton’s ex-husband. There seems to be massive confusion regarding his physical identity.

Constantine's picture has been highly misrepresented
Not Constantine but the comedian Ray Romano with his wife

But, let us tell you that although Constantine once appeared on the big screen, his authentic photo hasn’t surfaced in the media even the IMDb doesn’t have his profile.

What Is Net Worth?

As of 2024, Constantine has an estimated net worth of $100,000. Meanwhile, his famous ex-partner Patricia owns an estimated fortune of $ 40 million. She made a significant amount of money from her long career in the entertainment industry.