Lyle Trachtenberg

by doveclove Sun Sep 26 2021 Updated On Sat Sep 10 2022
Lyle Trachtenberg

Lyle Trachtenberg is the ex-husband of Whoopi Goldberg who is an American actress, comedian, and author. 

He is an actor by his profession. He had done one movie till now named Board Heads

He was married to Whoopi for a year. He is American by his nationality. 

He is currently married to Adrianna Bela and has two kids with her.

Lyle with his current wife and daughters
Lyle with his current wife and daughters   Source: Instagram

Relationship Status of Whoopi Goldberg

Whoopi has married thrice to date. Firstly she was married to Alvin Martin. They both got married in the year 1973

They two also had a child together Alexandrea Martin. She was just 18 years when she got married to Alvin Martin

They stayed together for five years and later got divorced. After that, she got married to David Claessen.

They were married for two years and then parted their ways as things weren’t working between them 

In 1995, Whoopi again got married for the third time. She married Lyle, who is an actor. 

They both met a year before getting married to each other. They met on the set of a film where they fell for each other and started dating. 

Their married life wasn’t long. A year after their marriage, the couple got divorced with each other. As of now, she is single.

Lyle Trachtenberg Ex-Wife Had No Love For Him

Lyle was married to Whoopi in 1994. They both had been married for a year only and had no children together. 

His then-wife Whoopi was previously married two times, and her both relationships failed. 

As their relationship was too short, everyone became curious to know what happened between them. 

Lyle’s former wife opened up that there was no fault of Lyle in the failure of the marriage. She blamed herself for her unsuccessful married life. 

She never had any feelings for her then-husband Lyle and her ex-husbands. Because of that reason, Lyle and his wife ended up just after a year. 

About Whoopi Goldberg 

Whoopi is an actress, comedian, and author born on 13 November 1955. Her real name is Caryn Elaine Johnson

She was born to Robert James and Emma Johnson. Her parents raised her with her brother in New York City

Whoopi started her career as a comedian in 1983. She has shown in many movies such as Sister Act, Ghost, and The Color Purple

She is well known as a comedian, and she is also the winner of Emmy Awards, Grammy Awards, and Academy Awards. 

Lyle Trachtenberg ex-wife Whoopi Goldberg
Lyle Trachtenberg ex-wife Whoopi Goldberg  Source: Instagram

Whoopi's Excitement On Being Part Of Ninja Turtle

Whoopi Goldberg interviewed the podcast "The Tonight Show Starring Jimmy Fallon.

In an interview, Whoopi shared about her being part of the movie Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtle, which was great. 

She also expressed her joy in being the great-grandmother. 

The interview was hilarious as Whoopi said that her daughter made her grandmother when she was only 33 years old and was not happy about it. 

When she heard about going to be a great-grandmother, she was shocked and her daughter was also acting like she was too young to be a grandmother. 

When she told her daughter that she made her grandmother when she was just 33, she had no sympathy for her daughter's reaction.

She was not very overwhelmed, but she never failed to be a good grandmother. 

Whoopi was not like other normal grandma, and she never wanted to be called a grandmother or great grandmother by her grandchildren. 

She made her granddaughter called Whoopi instead of grandmother, and she also made her great-grandchildren do the same. 

She wants her great-grandchild to call her Whoop as it will be easy for the child to say because she had no teeth. 

For her being the great grandmother was one of the funniest things. 

She talked about her being part of the movie named Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtle.

She revealed that she always wanted to be a part of that movie and was very happy to become part of it. 

Her grandchildren also wanted to see her in that movie, and luckily, she got that chance.

Whoopi's talks and reaction made that whole talk show very interesting 

Desires For Sex 

Whoopi Goldberg gave an interview to The Graham Norton Show in 2019. There she talked about her QnA session, sex, and her husband. 

Whoopi Goldberg started by saying that she often thinks about sex. She wants to have a happy sexual experience. 

But according to what she said, she cannot find a perfect guy at her age. When she tried to talk to or flirt with any guy, the first thing that came to mind was that the guy was too young. 

She cannot think of having sex due to the young age of the mens. She hence feels bad as their young age, and she can go up and speak to any guy she feels attracted to. 

She expressed that she has been lacking sex in her life for quite a time. Her age is the main factor, according to her. 

She also frequently organize QnA session with her audience to connect with them. When asked about the difference in question between American and British audiences, she gave a sarcastic answer. 

She revealed that she is often asked about her inspiration and greater things in Britain

But in the case of American, she said that she is asked about her time with boys and if she has bonded with someone. 

She expressed that she is from when mobile phones were not available, nor were cameras. 

So she would always be asked about her time with mens whom she was out with. 

According to her, she was once asked about her time with a guy in America. When they asked which guy the reporter was talking about, the reporter indicated the guy she was married to. 

Little did the reporter expect. She said that she was married to 9 guys and was unknown which guys the reporter was talking about. 

Whoopi's answers entertained the audience in the interview.

Whoopi Explained Why People Don't Wanna Host Oscars

In the interview with The Late Show With Stephen Colbert, Whoopi talked about her dog, Oscars, anxiety, and many more. 

When Whoopi entered the interview, the first thing that she did was clean Stephen’s suit. There was a dog’s hair in his suit and she cleaned it. 

After that Whoopi opened up about the dog she had a few years back. She adopted a dog and it was blind and deaf. She told that she was not able to give that dog much attention. 

She treated that dog like a normal dog. She took it on a walk and loved it a lot. Although that dog was blind and deaf he had good senses. He could smell stuff and know. 

She also has a cat and that cat is 18 years old. She raised both the dog and cat together and knew that dogs need a lot of attention but in the case of cats they don’t care. 

Her cat only needs attention when she leaves the house and that is all. 

Whoopi then talked about the Oscars. Whoopi has hosted the Oscars for 4 times and sometimes back many people denied hosting the Oscars

Whoopi shared her thoughts and told that Ken should host the Oscars. If he does, he would be the first Asian-American to host the Oscars

As many denied the Oscars, Stephen asked Whoopi about why people didn’t like hosting Oscars. 

Whoopi told that people don’t want to host Oscars because they are scared of reading bad stuff about themselves on social media.  

Back when Whoopi also read about her social media and it made her feel so bad. 

She thought that she doesn’t need other people to make her bad because she can do it on her own. Because of that she doesn’t care about what other people think and write about her.

Age, Height, and Weight

He was born on 1 January 1956 in Los Angeles, California. According to sources, he has a height of five feet and six inches tall.        

Net Worth 

His net worth is 1 Million dollars. His ex-wife Whoopi net worth is $60 Million. Her source of income is acting and writing.

Whoopi Supported a Rapist

Bill Cosby and Whoopi have worked i several shows together. They both have known each other for a long time. 

Bill Cosby has been charged for assaulting women. More than 25 women have charged him for harassing them. 

Lot more women have charged him in the past 40 years. But he has never been guilty of his crime and also not taken into custody for those allegations. 

Bill denied all the accusations saying that’s not true. 

Whoopi fully supported Bill and spoke for him. Whoopi has a lot of questions for all the women who accused Bill of raping them.

She also asked a few tangle questions to some women who accused him, proving that some women faked about their rape.

Whoopi wants the real truth to come out, so she is in support of comedian Bill.

Whoopi Suffered From an Injury

The famous comedian Whoopi was hospitalized for her back injury. That injury made her miss her show for a long time. 

She suffered from a painful back injury which made her spend a couple of days in the hospital. 

Her doctor explained her injury in a detailed way, saying that the lower back is a very complex part, and as people grow older, it gets weaker and leads one to a back injury. 

He told that same thing happened to the Goldberg too. Whoopi was grateful that she didn’t need surgery despite having that injury. 

Lyle Trachtenberg with ex-wife Whoopi Goldberg
Lyle Trachtenberg with ex-wife Whoopi Goldberg   Source: Pinterest

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