“Don’t talk, nod your head”: Harrison Ford shares the secret of his happy 18-year relationship with wife Calista Flockhart
Harrison Ford, 77, is approaching his 10th wedding anniversary with actress Calista Flockhart, 55.
And with a relationship of nearly 18 years, Ford believes that the secret to a long marriage is simple.
‘Do not talk. Nod your head, “Ford insisted during an interview with Procession published on Friday.
Wisdom Words: Harrison Ford revealed his secret to maintaining a happy and healthy relationship with wife Calista Flockhart during a Friday published interview with Parade; the pair was pictured at the 10th Annual Governors Awards in Los Angeles in 2018
The Indiana Jones star sat down with the entertainment mag take a look back at his 50-year career in the cinema while promoting his latest project The Call Of The Wild.
Harrison married Calista in June 2010, eight years after their very first encounter on the red carpet of the Golden Globes in 2002.
In the interview, the legendary actor said he spent an abundance of quality time with Flockhart.
Ford and Flockhart own a lush mansion in Los Angeles, as well as a ranch in the Wyoming countryside.
Listen: “Don’t talk, nod your head,” Ford insisted when asked how he maintained such a lasting bond with wife Calista; the legendary actor was shown at the premiere of The Call Of The Wild in Los Angeles on February 13
The Star Wars alum, an avid pilot, often flies himself and Flockhart “to Wyoming and back.”
When the couple spends their days and nights at their residence in Wyoming, Ford makes sure that he keeps track of his honey do’s before undertaking his first favorite activities.
“Well, when my jobs are done and nothing is urgent and the weather is good, I will fly – I like to fly there – or walk through the woods, work, ride my racing bike or mountain bike.”
Calista expressed her thoughts about their long-term relationship in 2017 and proved Ford’s approach successfully.
Happy woman, happy life: Ford explained that as soon as his “sweethearts” of Calista are settled, he delves into his favorite activities; the pair was pictured together on the red carpet during the 2016 Golden Globe Awards in Beverly Hills
“Harrison and I laugh a lot, and humor is everything for me,” the actress from her relationship with Ford said during an interview with Closer every week.
In the interview, Flockhart addressed the 22-year age difference of the couple by explaining that she often feels ‘much older than Harrison’.
She revealed that the age difference had no impact on their relationship, so it is something that they consider a “non-issue.”
The couple shares an adopted son Liam Flockhart Ford, who had adopted Calista at his birth a year before he met Harrison in 2002.
Before Flockhart, Ford was married to chef Mary Marquardt in 1964 and then to screenwriter Melissa Mathison in 1983. Both marriages ended in divorce.
Love and laughter: “Harrison and I laugh a lot, and humor is everything to me,” the actress from her relationship with Ford said during an interview with Closer Weekly in 2017; the couple posed on the carpet during the Governors Awards in 2018