Fran Drescher's (64) husband was Peter Marc Jacobson and he made a significant contribution to the success of The Nanny. However, he was not in front of the camera like his famous wife but worked behind the scenes as a screenwriter. 

The couple found themselves together in high school. Fran Drescher and her husband decided to move to Los Angeles together so that they could realize their dreams of show business. In the end, it turned out that the two not only harmonized in private but could also work together successfully. 

Fran Drescher and Peter Marc Jacobson in 1997

Fran Drescher's husband was the screenwriter of The Nanny

Fran Drescher's husband wrote the script for The Nanny and it was a great success. Fran Drescher had her big breakthrough as the "Nanny". She became a legend as the face of the series. The sitcom ran from 1993 to 1999 and has a total of six seasons. 

Unfortunately, however, the relationship did not last this long. The couple separated after 23 years together in 1996 - 1999 they divorced. Only a short time later, Peter Marc Jacobson was revealed to be gay.  

Peter Marc Jacobson and Fran Drescher

However, the couple maintained a friendly relationship even after the separation.

Fran Drescher and Peter continued to work together after the separation

From 2011 to 2013 Fran Drescher and her ex-husband even worked together again on the sitcom Happily Divorced. In 2014 Fran Drescher got married for a second time. She married the scientist and politician Shiva Ayyadurai.

Fran Drescher and Shiva Ayyadurai were married from 2014 to 2016

Their separation followed in 2016. Since then there has been no news of new love. In an intimate interview with Page Six Fran Drescher revealed that she gets along well being single and revealed piquant bed stories.  

"I have my gay ex-husband who I love and he fulfills a lot of needs. I have someone on the side who is a friend with benefits. [We’re] very comfortable with each other and we have our routine," she said. "It’s always the same experience. We really don’t go out, we don’t go to restaurants, we don’t date. What we do, we do great."

However, whoever Fran Drescher's mysterious man is, she has kept to herself. 

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