If you want some proof for this, we suggest you watch one episode of Silicon Valley, the HBO comedy series centered around the world of hi-tech startups. On the show, rising software engineer genius Richard Hendricks and his team of all-star coders try to find success in the tech world, with his new company Pied Piper.
Though they go through ups and downs, but one thing is quite clear — these guys are the new big men on campus. On the show, Richard and his team are focused on one thing — making Pied Piper, their new startup, a success.
With a great premise, plot, cast and characters, the show was unsurprisingly met with critical acclaim, and the viewers began to tune in, as well. So who have they been seeing? Keep reading to see who your favorite crew of coders have been linked to. There are times where they are desperately in need of investors, and during one of these times, multi-billionaire Russ Hanneman, played by Chris Diamantopoulos, is their savior.
The catalyst that leads to Hanneman investing in Pied Piper is actually an event. But he has also allowed himself to take a step back and smell the roses, enjoying the sweeter things in life, such as getting married to fellow actress Becki Newton of Ugly Betty fame, whom he met on a subway station in New York. They now have two kids. Played by Kumail Nanjiani, you may remember Dinesh best from his condescending yet playful banter with fellow software engineer, Gilfoyle Martin Starr.
He is a crucial part of the development of Pied Piper, and consistently comes up with helpful suggestions on how to make the program better. Kumail Nanjiani and Emily V. In , Nanjiani got married to Emily V.
Gordon, a therapist, author and comedy producer. Matt Ross as Gavin Belson In every great story, there has to be a hero. And for every classic hero, there is a usually a notorious villain. The better the villain, the better the show. But when Pied Piper comes out, he most certainly feels threatened, and he lashes out at times when trying to get what he wants.
He also directed the film Captain Fantastic, starring Viggo Mortensen. Suzanne Cryer as Laurie Bream When a startup company starts garnering success, there are always going to be challenges. Suzanne Cryer and Gregory Luke married Suzanne Cryer is known for many other performances she has done in the past.
Off-screen, she is married and has three children with her husband. Like Dinesh, Gilfoyle is a software coding genius who is a valuable member of the Pied Piper squad. Perhaps the fact that Dinesh and Gilfoyle have so much in common is part of the reason they fight so much — who knows. He has stated in many interviews that he has a girlfriend, but refuses to reveal her name. Thomas Middleditch as Richard Hendricks There are many main characters of Silicon Valley, but the show is primarily based around the story of Richard Hendricks, the brilliant software designer who is the original inventor of Pied Piper, the startup company that he and his partners are trying desperately to make a success.
In June of , he was engaged to Mollie Gates, a costume designer. The time between their engagement and their wedding was not long at all, and they got married two months later in August. But good quality talent needs to be nurtured — enter Erlich Bachman, board member of Pied Piper and the owner of the incubator apartment within which Richard and his friends live as they try to climb the ranks of Silicon Valley.
Portrayed by the hilarious T. When regarding his personal life, he was engaged in to his longtime girlfriend Kate Gorney, a fellow actress and a mixed media artist. Such is the case with Monica Hall, played by the talented Amanda Crew. We first see her as the assistant of Peter Gregory, who was the initial financial backer of Pied Piper.
For instance, you may recognize her as Julie Christenson, from the horror film Final Destination 3. But she has also found time beyond her life as an actress to find love as well.
She is not married, but she does have a boyfriend by the name of Dustin Milligan — an actor who you may recognize as Ethan Ward on teen drama series Zach Woods and Jocelyn Deboer dated Woods is a very funny actor — no joke. One of his roles that he is best well-known for other than Silicon Valley is his role of Gabe Lewis on hit comedy The Office.
Beyond the Hollywood set, he has time to settle into relationships as well. While he may not be dating her anymore, he allegedly used to have a relationship with actress Jocelyn Deboer, with cuddly Instagram pictures serving as testimony.