Lauren Bohlander is an American media personality who works as a reporter and also has a career as an actress. Nevertheless, she is more popular as the wife of Brazilian racing driver Tony Kanaan. The two have been together as husband and wife since 2013, and Lauren has become more popular with fans of the 2004 IndyCar Series champion and the 2013 Indianapolis 500 winner because of the support she constantly offers him.
Lauren Bohlander Bio and Profile
Lauren Bohlander was born in the United States sometime in the second half of the 1980s. She is now popular as Lauren Kanaan and graduated from Lincoln High School in 2000. During her time there she played basketball and volleyball for the school team. Although she was quite good, she did not have a career there.
After her high school education, she went to DePauw University where she earned a Bachelor of Communication Arts & Sciences. When she was at university, she also played volleyball. Before graduating in 2004, Lauren, who studied Communication Arts & Sciences, worked for some time at the campus television station known as D3TV, which became one of her earliest experiences as a media professional.
Before becoming known as the wife of Kanaan, Lauren starred in a number of films in various roles. Among her works is the music video for John McLaughlin’s “From Me, For You”. She also appeared as the narrator in “EFT: The Digital Horizon”.
On television, she has a resume that is even more extensive. To her credit, she was in the first season of “Home Team” doing voice work. As for her career as a TV personality, she has worked with several broadcasters, including Big Ten Network, Pacers Sports & Entertainment, ABC WXYZ Detroit, Fox Sports Florida, and many others. Lauren has also worked as a newscaster and reporter, presenter, event host, and talent on the race track.
She is very popular as co-host of the reality show “Garage Squad”.
Relationship with Tony Kanaan
Inasmuch as her career as a media personality has made her relatively famous, her relationship with Canaan is also very popular.
Before Tony Lauren met and fell in love with her, he was once married to a woman named Daniele Muniz Loiola, also from his native Brazil. The relationship ended a long time ago, however, and Daniele is now said to be in the South American country.
In 2013, after three years of engagement, Kanaan and Lauren Bohlander finally tied the knot of marriage in Brazil. According to the car racing star, his partner was already beginning to wonder if they would ever marry, considering that they had been engaged for a long time.
Shortly after the wedding, they were forced to return to the United States quickly because he had to participate in the IndyCar open test.
In 2015 the couple welcomed their first child together, Deco Kanaan, who was Lauren’s first child and Tony’s second. In 2018 they had their third child together, a daughter named Nina Bohlander Kanaan. Before her, the couple also welcomed another son, Max, in 2017.
Celeb Facts About Tony Kanaan’s Wife
Antoine Rizkallah Kanaan Filho, born as Antoine Rizkallah Kanaan Filho, is a racing driver with a pretty big career; he has been racing since the 1990s. He won the CART Championship Series Rookie of the Year award in 1998 and the Scott Brayton Award in 2007. In 2013 he was named the most popular driver in the IndyCar series.
Canaan’s career is marked by numerous titles, including the Formula Europa Boxer and Indy Lights Series in 1994, the U.S. 500 in 1997, the IndyCar Series in 1999, the Indianapolis 500 in 2004, and the Rolex 24 in 2013. He is of Lebanese descent and is considered one of the leading figures in the world of motor racing.
2. What Does She Do?
Since her appearance in the Garage Squad in 2014, she has continued her work in the broadcast media. At the same time, she has been a good mother to her children, including her stepson Leo.
3. Net Worth
As far as the net value of the star of the Garage Squad is concerned, it is in the million-dollar range. That is quite little when you consider that her husband has net assets estimated at $20 million.