Milo Manheim’s Parents Jeffrey Brezovar & Camryn Manheim
Milo Manheim’s parents are both well-known figures in the entertainment industry. His father Jeffrey Brezovar is a former model and his mother Camryn Manheim is an actress.
The ‘Zombies’ actor carries his mom’s maiden name “Manheim” & many wonder why won’t he take his father’s name. Are his parents divorced or separated?
To start, Milo’s dad and mom were never married- in fact, they even were not in a relationship. So, how come the two gave birth to him? How is Manheim’s relationship with them? Keep reading to find out.
- Milo Manheim’s parents Jeffrey Brezovar and Camryn Manheim were never married or had a relationship.
- Jeffrey donated sperm to Camryn for the IVF process which resulted in the birth of Milo.
- Manheim’s father is openly gay and came out about his homosexual orientation in 2000.
- Camryn nearly canceled a publication of an interview to hide the identity of her son’s father.
Milo Manheim’s Parents Jeffrey Brezovar And Camryn Manheim Were Never Married
The Prom Pact actor’s father Jeffrey and mother Camryn never had a romantic relationship, let alone, the talk of their wedding. The two are good friends who met in 1999; their friendship was so good that when Camryn planned of having a baby, Jeffery agreed to donate his sperm.
Milo’s Mother Went Through IVF And Gave Birth
Camryn went through the IVF medical process to conceive the child (Milo), and the news of her pregnancy became quite a media highlight since she didn’t reveal her baby’s father then. It wasn’t until 2007, that Jeffery would come out about his parenthood- the biological father (sperm donor).
She and Jeffrey welcomed their son Milo Manheim on March 6, 2001. It was the happiest moment for both of them when the model described the little boy as the most spectacular baby.
Even though Jeffrey was present at the delivery, he declined to answer at that time if he fathered Milo.
Camryn Raised Milo As A Single Mother
Camryn held full custody of her newly born son & raised her as a single mother. Milo is the only child of the Ghost Whisperer actress. She would inflict acting interest into him at a young age which resulted in his acting debut at the age of six.
In an interview with DWTS in 2018, Milo Manheim, who was competing in Dancing with the Stars, spoke of his bond with his mother & said,
“My mom’s a single mom, and I’m an only child, so we have a very tight bond. It’s just been me and her my whole life, and the fact that she’s in the audience every single time I perform.”
Milo Manheim’s Father Jeffrey Brezovar Is A Former Model
Jeffrey is a well-known model who has worked with many top brands and appeared in magazines like Vogue Australia and Vogue US. Also, he has appeared in television advertisements.
As he made an appearance in magazines and ads he become popular and got a chance to enter Hollywood. He got the opportunity to talk with movie stars and singers. Besides, his modeling career he was also interested in photography.
Is Jeffrey Brezovar Being Gay?
Yes, the former model is openly gay, who came out about his sexuality in 2000. He and his baby mama Camryn both support the LGBT community.
Milo Manheim’s Mother Camryn Manheim Is A Well-Known Actress
A native of New Jersey, Camryn (birth name: Debra Frances Manheim) made her acting debut in 1983 and landed notable TV & movie roles throughout her career. Some of her notable on-screen works include The Practice, Ghost Whisperer, Elvis, and Person of Interest.
She even won a Primetime Emmy Award for her portrayal of Ellenor Frutt in the sci-fi crime drama series Person of Interest (1997- 2004).
Prior to acting, she worked as a sign language interpreter at hospitals which was used in the series Law & Order.
Apart from her acting career, she published Broadway Books in 1999 and in the same year she won the Women in Film Lucy Award.
Camryn Hid The Identity Of Her Son’s Father, Why?
For a whole of 7 years, since Camryn Manheim’s pregnancy in 2000 until 2007, she kept her son’s father’s identity a secret. It was because she wanted to shield her son from the taunts and teasing of having a gay dad, Jeffrey, who came out as homosexual in 2000.
Even though some sources & fans had claimed Jeffrey parented Milo but no official confirmation had come up till then.
Baby Father Revelation With OK Magazine Halted
In 2005, Milo’s mom agreed to an interview and photoshoot with ‘Out Magazine’ that would feature her son’s then-secret father Jeffrey Brezovar. But as the publication date came near, she stepped back from the revelation and asked the publication not to release the interview. She even threatened with a libel suit.
As the ‘Extant’ actress ordered, the re-edited interview came out and it mentioned that Jeffrey was a sperm donor for “a celebrity mom” but didn’t specify the name, Milo.
How Did The World Know About Jeffrey Being Milo’s Father?
With rumors swirling around about the father-son bond of Jeffrey and Milo Manheim, it finally became official in 2007 that the former model was Milo’s biological dad. Brezovar shared via his Facebook profile about his parenthood as he began to share pictures with the School Spirits actor.
Milo Manheim And Jeffrey Brezovar Shares A Good Bond
The dad and son are close with each other, they often hang out together. Jeffrey has shared many pictures of his son on his Instagram account (@brezovarjeffrey).
During the reality show ‘Dancing With Stars’ finale in 2018, the model flew to Pittsburgh to meet his son and cheer him up. Milo stated that even though he has a long-distance relationship with his dad he shares a good bond with him.
The Thanksgiving actor, who shares the screen with alleged girlfriend Nell Verlaque, also shares pictures with his dad on his social media profile.
On June 19, 2016, the actor shared old photograph writing ‘I’m gonna be like you.’
Jeffrey is 51 years old as of 2023. He was born on May 22, 1972, in Middleton, Wisconsin, United States.
Camryn is 62 years old as of 2023, she was born on March 8, 1961, in West Caldwell, New Jersey, U.S.