Iraqi American Tony Shawkat is a producer and director of feature films. He has also featured in the movie “Three Kings”. He is married to Dina Burke, daughter of the legendary actor Paul Burke.
Tony, whose real name is Abul Shawkat, has been married to his wife Dina Burke for many decades now. The couple has given birth to three kids, with their daughter Alia Shawkat becoming a renowned actor in Hollywood.
Tony and Dina’s marriage is as strong as ever and the two are certain to be together for eternity. Dina helps Tony in his production ventures and two together manage the career of their daughter Alia Shawkat, who has risen to super-stardom.
Though we do not know the exact date of their marriage, Tony and Dina have been married for quite a long time. Their daughter Alia was born in 1989, which was after their marriage and Tony arrived in the USA in 1978. So, Tony and Dina must have gotten married between 1978 and 1989.
Tony Shawkat with wife Dina Burke
Tony and Dina are very close and spend a lot of time together. Dina accompanies Tony in his work and helps him in the production of movies. With more than 3 decades of marriage (at least), the two are literally inseparable. They will be seemingly together until one of them takes their last breath.
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Dina Burke and Tony Shawkat with William H. Macy, Image Source: Zimbio
The lovely couple lives in Rancho Mirage, which is located in California, along with their three kids.
Tony Shawkat and Dina Burke have been blessed with three lovely children, who live with them in Rancho Mirage. Of the three kids, the most recognizable one is Alia Shawkat, who has been taking big strides in the entertainment industry. She has starred in multiple movies and TV series and has become a big-time star in Hollywood. Tony and Dina’s help manage her career.
Dina and Tony’s daughter Alia Shawkat, Image source: Jezebel
Their daughter Alia also was in the news after she revealed that she was bisexual.
The couple’s other relatives are in the entertainment industry as well. Dina’s father Paul Burke was one of the biggest stars of Hollywood in the 60’s. Dina’s stepmother Lyn Peters was a big-time actor as well.