William Xavier Schur is the son of the acclaimed American Entertainment personalities Michael Schur and Jennifer Joy ‘J.J.’ Philbin. His father, Michael Schur, is a television producer, writer, and character actor. The notorious works done by Schur as a producer include the comedy series The Office, The Good Place, and Master of None. Similarly, William’s mother, J.J. Philbin, is famous for her work as a producer and screenwriter on the American teen drama series, The O.C.
Here is every fact you might want to know about Michael Schur’s son with J.J. Philbin, William Xavier Schur.
Eldest Son Of Michael Schur With J.J. Philbin
William Xavier Schur is the firstborn of the American producer Michael Schur and his long-time wife, J.J. Philbin. The beautiful couple, Michael and J.J., welcomed their little man, Willian Xavier, on 18 February 2008. J.J. Philbin gave birth to Michael Schur’s son, William, after thirty hours of labor at 6:05 am. He weighed 6 lbs. 5 oz and measured 19 inches long with strawberry red hair at the time of his birth in Los Angeles, California.
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Furthermore, Michael Schur’s son, William, got his middle name as a tribute to his famous grandfather, Regis Philbin. His grandpa, Regis’ full name is Regis Francis Xavier Philbin.
William Xavier Schur’s parents, Michael and J.J., tied their marital knot in 2005 at the Roman Catholic Church, St. Ignatius Loyola, New York. They were in a romantic relationship since early 1998.
William Xavier Schur’s Siblings
Michael Schur’s son, William Xavier Schur, is a big brother to Michael’s second child with J.J. Philbin, Ivy Elizabeth Schur. Currently, the sixth-grader, William became a proud elder brother after the birth of Ivy Elizabeth on 14 July 2010.
William and his sister, Ivy, share a great brother-sister bonding. They often appear on their momma’s Instagram page, having fun together with their parents. The Schur siblings enjoy traveling around with their mom and dad and spend most of their free time with them. Together, William and Ivy even plan a date for their parents, Michael and J.J. occasionally. And the best part is that the brother-sister duo, are creative enough to open a small cafe on their own in their backyard and be the host and waitress of their customers. Michael and J.J are undoubtedly so proud for having such loving and caring kids with creative minds.
Appeared In Live With Regis And Kelly With His Grandpa
After the arrival of William Xavier Schur, his parents were not the only people in his family to feel fortunate and joyous. His grandparents were also on the list. William Xavier Schur’s grandfather, Regis Philbin, was so excited that he did not miss the chance to show off his grandson in public.
In 2008, Late Regis Philbin took his grandson, William, whom host Kelly Ripa calls ‘Willy X’ affectionately, onto the set of his talk show Live with Regis and Kelly. Producers used a split screen to point up the similarities between William and his grandpa. Little Willie had appeared again after some months on Regis Live show to receive the Best Regis award beating his granddad.
For now, Michael Schur’s son, William Xavier Schur, is enjoying a happy life with his parents and small sister in Los Angeles, California.
Name Meaning: William Xavier Schur
The Germanic origin boy name William is a compound of two words ‘wil’ which means will or desire, and ‘helm’ which means helmet or protection. Likewise, the middle name Xavier is of Basque origin, which refers to a new house or bright.