Chad Duell is an American actor best known for his role of Michael Corinthos on the ABC soap opera General Hospital. He has received three Daytime Emmy Award nominations for Outstanding Younger Actor in a Drama Series. He is currently dating his loving grilfriend, Courtney Hope.
Early Life, Family and Education
Chad Duell was born on September 14, 1987, in Chicago, Illinois, United States. He is currently 31 years old. Names of his father and mother have yet to be disclosed.
It's unknown if Duell has siblings or he is the only child of his parents. He is of American nationality and belongs to white ethnicity. His height is 6 feet 1 inch while his weight is 68 KG.
Duell completed his schooling from Mountainside Middle School. He then attended Desert Mountain High School in Scottsdale, Arizona, from where he completed his graduation. He used to play football and participated in the theater program while in high school.
Career and Awards
Following his graduation, Chad Duell moved to Los Angeles where he played a minor role on the Disney hit television sitcom, The Suite Life on Deck. He was then seen playing another minor role on the Disney television series, The Wizards of Waverly Place.
In March 2010, ABC announced that Duell would replace Drew Garrett in the Michael Corinthos character on it's hit series General Hospital.
His role in General Hospital earned him three nominations for the Daytime Emmy Award for Outstanding Younger Actor in a Drama Series (in 2011, 2012 and 2014).
Later in 2015, he won a Daytime Emmy Award for Outstanding Supporting Actor in a Drama Series for his role in the ABC hit drama series.
In 2017, Chad Duell was announced to be a cast member of the upcoming season 3 of the Amazon Prime series The Bay. He plays the role of Adam Kenway in the series.
Net Worth, Salary and Earnings
Being a successful television actor, Chad Duell earns a decent amount of money. According to an online source, Chad has an estimated net worth of $500 thousand.
His salary is unknown and it's also unclear how much money he gets paid from General Hospital. However, according to Thought Catalog, newcomers to the show make up to $700 per episode while the one who has been on the show for about 5 to 10 years earns $1,500 to $3,000 per episode from it.
Additionally, many veteran stars of the ABC series make from $2,000 to $5,000 per episode.
Personal Life: Dating His Girlfriend Courtney Hope
Moving towards the personal life of Chad Duell, the 31-year-old actor is not single but dating his loving girlfriend Courtney Hope. The couple started an affair in 2016 and ever since they are enjoying a romantic relationship together.
Duell was previously married to his ex-wife Taylor Novack. The former couple tied the knot in an intimate ceremony in 2012, just a year after they announced their engagement.
Unfortunately, the two ended their relationship with a divorce in the same year. Duell was previously also in a relationship with One Life to Live actress Kristen Alderson from 2013 to 2015.
by Arsad, 06 Sep, 2019