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Facts of Natalie Wihongi

Full NameNatalie Wihongi
First NameNatalie
Last NameWihongi
ProfessionMakeup artist
NationalityNew Zealand
Birth CountryNew Zealand
Gender IdentityFemale
Sexual OrientationStraight
No Of Children2
Networth$1 M

Natalie Wihongi is a makeup artist by profession and ex-wife of celebrity Karl Urban

Husband And Relationships 

Her husband, Karl Urban, is a popular New Zealand based actor. He has worked in various television series and movies. 

He debuted in the world of Hollywood with a horror genre film called Ghost ship in the year 2002.  

But he gained worldwide popularity for the role he played in the movie 'The Lord of the Rings.' 

He played the role of Eomer.

Natalie Wihongi and Karl Urban met each other in the set of the television films The Privateers

It was in the year 2000 when she was the makeup artist appointed for him

That's how they started, and after spending some time with him, both of them started dating each other. 

After three years of of dating, the love birds decided to get married to each other for a lifetime. 

The couple tied the knot together in September 2004

The wedding ceremony of them was a very private affair that includes only closed family, relatives, and friends.

Natalie Wihongi with her ex-husband, Karl Urban.
Natalie Wihongi with her ex-husband, Karl Urban. Image Source:

They got married after their first child Hunter Urban was born, which was on 16th December 2000.  

Again, the power couple was blessed with another baby boy Indiana Urban on 28th June 2005

The couple decided to name their baby boy Indiana after Indiana Jones franchise as it was his father's first movie, which he was cited as one of his favorites in the list.

Natalie Wihongi's kids Hunter urban and Indiana Urban.
Natalie Wihongi's kids Hunter urban and Indiana Urban. Source: Instagram

She posted a picture on her Facebook on the birthday of her second son, Indiana Urban. 

There is a cake in front of them then, so it seems like they are celebrating a birthday. 

Natalie Wihongi with her son, Indiana Urban.
Natalie Wihongi with her son, Indiana Urban. Source: Facebook

But the relationship between Karl and Natalie did not work out, and the couple decided to separate

They announced their divorce in June 2014. The couple ended their 14 years of a long relationship

However, the decision to get separated from each other was made mutually by Karl Urban and Natalie Wihongi. 

They promised each other that they would make sure that their children will not get affected by this in the future.

Another Relationship

Her ex-husband (Karl Urban) started dating another woman named Katee Sackhoff

She is also an actress by profession. 

She is best known for her role in Battlestar Galactica and even won an Award for Best Supporting Actress on television in the year 2005. 

Karl urban also sell his NZ$5.25 Million mansions, which were located in Auckland, New Zealand, for NZ$6.65 Million in December 2014

He bought an apartment in West mere where he lives with his girlfriend, Katee Sackhoff

The couple was so sure about their relationship that they both introduced each other to their family members. 

The couple even went together to spend their summer holidays.

However, the power couple got separated in the year 2018. 

The reason behind their split up is still an unknown factor in the media. 

Though they never came out and said they are in a relationship in public. 

But they were spotted together going here and there in the media. 

The rumors say that couple was together for four years.

Natalie Wihongi's ex-husband, Karl Urban, with his ex-girlfriend Katee Sackhoff.
Natalie Wihongi's ex-husband, Karl Urban, with his ex-girlfriend Katee Sackhoff. Image source:

Currently, his ex-girlfriend is dating Robin Gadsby, who is a producer and director by profession. 

The couple keeps posting their romantic pictures on their Instagram.

In An Interview With Karl

Natalie Wihongi’s spouse Karl Urban was asked to show his favorite most prize position from pop-culture which. Karl started with his helmet from ‘Lord of the Rings’ and another helmet from ‘Dread.

’ He explained how he tried to steal the helmet from the set of ‘Dread’ as a memory, but the producer caught him when he was keeping it in a suitcase and didn’t allow him to take it with him. 

However, they sent it back to him after three months. Karl also got an autograph signed by Carrie Fisher to whom he met at the convention while promoting a film.

 He further showed off his blaster from ‘Chronicles of Riddick,’ Charlie Watt’s drumstick which was landed in his sit and he nabbed when he went to a ‘Rolling Stones’ Concert, Sunglasses from the ‘Bourne Supremacy,’ and Dredd Badge.

 Karl shared how he was always a huge fan of Ridley Scott’s blade runner and the blaster that Harrison Ford had in that, so they specifically designed him a blaster for ‘Almost Human.’

 Some of his other favorites were a Setlist from ‘Foo Fighters,’ a book about ‘Kurt Cobain’ biography written by Charles R. Cross, and his cop badge from ‘Almost Human.’

New man in Natalie Wihongi life

After her divorce from Karl Urban, Natalie was left heartbroken for some time, but she eventually moved on just like Karl. Natalie found love again in her life.

 The details about the guy whom she is dating are not known. But she is seen posting with a guy on her social media. 

There are rumors that the two have been dating and are madly in love with each other. 

There are rumors about the couple being serious about each other and maybe thinking about tying the knot. Looking at the pictures Natalie shared on her social media, the couple seems happy, and they have been together since 2016. 

Natali Wihongi with her new boyfriend
Natali Wihongi with her new boyfriend Source: Facebook

Karl Urban, “I will never forget his laugh.”

Natalie’s ex-partner Karl was captured talking about the heart-wreaking loss he faced with the whole crew. 

Well, it was Karl expkaining the death of Anton Yelchin

Anton also played one of the characters in the movie “Star Trek Beyond.” 

He mentioned how Anton’s demise was because of the tragic accident. Karl praised him, stating him to be a beautiful human being. 

Karl shared how it is very tough to think about him. The actor revealed how he could never forget his laugh. 

Lastly, Anton was fantastic in the movie and has done justice to the role. Other than that, Karl was captured playing a game with the two hosts. 

To watch their fun time, visit the link below.

Random Facts about Karl

Talking about Karl, the actor knows his way on a surfboard. Many celebrities pretend on how to surf

However, Karl seems to look like a daily Kelly Slater

Other than that, Karl has a rivalry with Chris Hemsworth. No doubt, the rivalry runs on both their blood. They together have a long, complicated history with each other in the past. 

Karl shared how on the set of Thor: Ragnarok, Taika, he loved to recall the Aussies being the descendants of criminals.

Moreover, it’s been stated that Karl traumatized Jack Quaid during the shoot of stunts for their project “The Boys.” 

Surprisingly, Karl was the real one who drove the boat at that part. 

Karl back then has an unforgettable fan experience. 

He met a lady who had tattooed his face on her upper arm. Tattooed said, “Dr. Leonard Bones’ McCoy. 

Besides acting, the artist is also actively engaged in children’s charities. Yes, Karl has played the role of an ambassador for KidsCan for numerous years. 

In 2015, he was spotted planting an orchard at one of the public schools. 

It’s been said that the main objective of it was not only to teach children about nutrition but mainly to focus on providing them with a regular source for a healthy snack. 

Her Son is an Animal Lover

Hunter has a soft corner for animals, especially dogs. For eight years, he owned a German shepherd. He loved spending time with this pet, Jack

He often posted pictures and videos of Jack.  He would feel bad if he could not spend time with his pet. 

The beautiful relationship between Hunter and Jack was broken when Jack left the world in 2017

He posted a picture of his dog to show love and respect for his loyal friend. 

Karl’s Character in The Boys          

In an interview with JoBlo Celebrity Interviews, Karl talks about his character in The Boys, Amazon’s adaptation of Garth Ennis’ controversial comic. 

In the series, he plays the role of Billy Butcher, a charming as well as cunning character. He describes Billy as a deceiver, highly manipulative, and very dangerous. 

The man with brutal physical skills has an agenda and goal to take down the elite group of superheroes. 

When he read the script of the series, he thought it was devilish. He had not seen or read anything like this one in the past.

The story seemed good to him, and he even read the original comic. 

Net Worth

YearNet worthPer hour
2020$1 Million$17.49

Natalie is estimated to have a net worth of $1 Million. She earned her money being a makeup artist

She has even worked as a makeup artist for the Movie "Rain." 

She gets to earn hourly $17.49 by this profession. 

Karl Urban (Ex-Husband) is estimated to have a net worth of $18 Million. His primary source of earning is acting.


  1. Since her childhood, she was fascinated by the artistic profession, and when Natalie became older, she decided to become a makeup artist.
  2. She is single and not dating anyone.

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Updated On Sun Mar 27 2022 Published On Sat Jun 20 2020 By shaumya

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