Lyla Aranya Wilson is the only daughter of Owen Wilson. The actor welcomed the little girl with his ex-girlfriend Varunie Vongsvirates. However, Wilson won’t meet his daughter to date despite his financial support for the child’s upkeep.
The ‘Wedding Crashers’ star’s estranged daughter Lyla also has two older step-siblings from her father’s previous relationships.
Let’s find out does Lyla Aranya Wilson’s mother Varunie has sole custody of her? Here are several other interesting facts about Lyla you are looking for.
Who is Lyla Aranya Wilson? Her Parents Relationship
Lyla is the daughter of an actor, Owen Wilson and Varunie Vongsvirates. His ex-partner Varunie gave birth to their daughter on 9th October 2018. The baby girl measured 21 inches and weighed 6lb 13oz at the time of her birth. However, Wilson wasn’t there when Varunie gave birth to their baby girl. Lyla’s middle name ‘Aranya’ was taken in the honor of Varunie’s father’s Thai heritage.
Vongsvirates came out with her pregnancy, posting a photo of ultrasound in June 2018. She captioned the snap,
“Say hello to Lyla 👶 3 months to go! 😍.”
Furthermore, in August of the year, the soon-to-be baby’s mama shared the throwback photo of the couple attending the premiere for Wilson’s 2017 movie Father Figures. She wrote on the photo with the hashtag “#fatherfigure #tb.”
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Despite that all, when Vongsvirates claimed that the actor was the father of her unborn child, Wilson demanded a DNA test. The paternity test also came back positive. An insider told Us Weekly at the time,
“Owen has been a great father to his boys and has maintained a warm and close relationship with their mothers. Of course, if a paternity test establishes that he is the father of another child, he will fulfill all of his obligations to support his child.”
Talking about Owen and Varunie’s relationship, they began dating in 2014. The two were spotted together in June of the year in Los Angeles, California.
The duo broke up after over four-year of relationship in 2018.
Owen Wilson never met His Little Girl: Why?
While Varunie was on a night out in LA, the single mother told DailyMail that baby’s dad Owen “never” met his youngest child. She said,
“Owen has never met Lyla. Never.”
Vongsvirates also revealed that the actor helps financially but it’s never been a bigger gift than fatherhood. She later also talked about Owen’s father role Nate Pullman in the 2017 movie Wonder.
“Lyla needs a father. It’s ironic how [Owen] keeps getting these father roles, he’s playing a father in his new movie, and he’s never met his own daughter.”
However, Wilson never talked about why Wilson won’t meet his daughter.
Owen Wison Doesn’t Want any Custody of Their Daughter
A source close told Us Weekly that Wilson doesn’t want any custody of their daughter, meaning that Vongsvirates has sole custody of the child. An insider said,
“He even checked the no visitation box in court in June … He does not want to visit [and does not] want any custody of her.”
As per the documents obtained by Rader Online, Owen is paid $25,000 a month in child support. Furthermore, the entertainer also gave $70,000 to the mother to cover a night nurse, labor coach, and other expenses.
Lyla Aranya Wilson has a two step-brothers
The star kid has two half-older brothers, Robert Ford Wilson, born on 14th Feb 2011. His mother is Jade Duell whom Owen dated on and off for several years after they met on the flight back in 2010.
Her second step-brother, Finn Lindqvist Wilson was born on 30th Jan 2014. He is from her father Wilson’s relationship with his personal trainer Caroline Lindqvist.
Who is Lyla Aranya Wilson Mother?
Vongsvirates was born in late 1983. She attended the University of California, San Diego, and completed her Bachelor of Arts degree. She currently serves as a business development representative in Los Angeles, California.
Her Wealthy Father’s Net Worth
Lyla Aranya Wilson’s superstar dad Wilson has an estimated net worth of $70 million as of 2021. He has made such a hefty fortune from his work in both movies and TV shows.