Kayte Walsh has already found her way to husband's Kelsey Grammer's heart. Now their love is written near his ... hip.
The 57-year-old star of "Frasier" and the Starz series "Boss" and Walsh, 32, got a tattoo of her first name inked in blue letters on his waistline at the Chicago tattoo parlor Insight Studios on Saturday, April 14, The Chicago Sun Times said. An employee named Wendell Frazier posted a photo of Grammer lying on a table and smiling with is gray T-shirt pulled up slightly as fellow artist James Eastwood sits with a tattoo needle poised over the actor's waistline.
Grammer's spokesperson confirmed the story and that the tattoo is the actor's first.
"He was pretty cool about it," the owner, Bob Jones, told the newspaper. "He said it was his first tattoo and he did some research and said, 'You guys seemed to be the best place to go.'"
The tattoo parlor owner said Grammer came in with his wife, unannounced, and was not recognized by another employee, a 21-year-old woman.
"She came back to me and said, 'Is this guy famous or something? He looked at me kind of funny when I asked for his ID,'" Jones quoted her as saying.
The actor paid $60, the cheapest price offered, for his new ink, the newspaper reported.
The actor played the title character in the sitcom "Frasier," which ran between 1993 and 2004 and was a spin-off of the 1980s series "Cheers. In "Boss," Grammer portrays the mayor of Chicago. He married Walsh, his fourth wife, in February 2011. Grammer announced at the 2012 Golden Globes in January that she is pregnant with twins.
"I'm really looking forward to meeting these new arrivals in our lives," he said backstage, after accepting the prize for Best Performance by an Actor In A Television Series - Drama for his role in "Boss."
Grammer has two sons with third wife, Camille, who recently quit the reality show "The Real Housewives of Beverly Hills," and two daughters from previous relationships. Kelsey Grammer also became a grandfather in October 2011, after his daughter Spencer, known for her role in the ABC Family series "Greek," gave birth to her first child, a boy. The actor said he wants his new grandson to call him "Kelsey."