An Emmy Award-winning American actor Chad Duell is famous for his appearance as Michael Corinthos in the TV soap opera General Hospital (2010- Now). Professional since 2008, the Chicago-born saw 6 Daytime Emmy nominations before winning one in 2015.
Moreover, Duell made notable TV appearances, as a recurring character, in Wizards of Waverly Place, The Bay, and Arrow. Unlike his successful on-screen journey, the actor however saw relationship failures, ending both his marriages.
What Is Age & Height Of Chad Duell? More On His Early Life!
Born on September 14, 1987, in Chicago, the USA, Duell grew up in Scottsdale, Arizona. His birth name is Chad Lewis Duell & his zodiac sign is Virgo. As of early 2022, the General Hospital actor is 34 years old & stands 6 feet tall.
While growing up Chad was into athletics & played football, but saw acting interest after attending Desert Mountain High School. There, he took theater classes but eventually dropped out to pursue a professional acting journey.
The American actor seems pretty low-key about his family background, especially regarding his parent’s & elder brother’s identity.
Relationship Details- Is Chad Duell Still Married To Courtney Hope?
The Bay actor has been married two times, but none of the relationships remained for long. In 2016, Chad Duell began dating fellow actress Courtney Hope, who plays Sally Spectra in The Young and the Restless, alongside Christel Khalil and Amelia Heinley.
Since their relationship came forth, the duo became a fan favorite & even got engaged on Valentine’s Day 2021 after 5 years of dating. Moreover, the couple married on October 23, 2021.
But after less than 2 months of marriage, rumors about their split came up, which they confirmed on December 14, 2021.
During an episode of Maurice Benard’s State of Mind in January 2022, Duell admitted that he parted ways with Hope amicably. But the American TV star denied further exposure on the cause of their split while stating they would remain friends.
Furthermore, Duell confirmed that despite a huge wedding bash, their marriage was not legal as they didn’t sign any papers.
As of early 2022, The Suite Life on Deck actor is allegedly single.
Another Marriage Of Duell Also Dissolved In The Past
Before Courtney Hope, the Wizards of Waverly Place actor was in a marital relationship with then-girlfriend Taylor Novack. After 9 months of dating, he reportedly proposed to Taylor in August 2011 at Disney World.
Just a year after the engagement, they exchanged vows on September 15, 2012, in a private ceremony. But it was short-lived as the two annulled their marriage the same year (in 2012). However, their breakup remains a mystery.
As for his other past relationship, Chad was in a relationship with Kristen Alderson; they dated in 2012 but split after three years.
He is active on social media & has Instagram & Twitter accounts. His followers are more than 170k followers on his official Instagram account @duelly. And as for Duell’s Twitter account,@Chad Duell, it has more than 128.1k followers.
Net Worth Of Chad Duell In 2022- Breakthrough From ‘General Hospital’
A decade-long journey in the acting industry blessed Duell with considerable fame & fortune. As of 2022, Chad has a net worth of around $300,000– wide thanks to his portrayal of Michael Corinthos in General Hospital.
Allegedly, the American actor earns in the 6-digit figure annually; with an estimated paycheck of more than $5,000 per episode from the TV soap opera. On average, an actor in the US earns a salary of $57,000 per year, while the highest payroll could go up to millions of dollars depending on budget & actor’s fame.
Chad Duell, the then-fresh high school drop out made his TV debut with recurring roles in Wizards of Waverly Place (2008) & The Suite Life on Deck (2008). Then, in 2010, he joined the cast of the TV soap opera General Hospital & works there as a regular cast ever since.
In 2017, he portrayed Adam Kenway in the TV series The Bay (11 episodes) that followed his guest appearances in The Agency and Arrow.
Having earned his film debut through A Friend’s Obsession (2018), Duell is working in the upcoming film 13 Bumps (under post-production); it co-stars Courtney Hope & J.W. Cudd.
Awards & Nominations- Won An Emmy
For his role in General Hospital, the American actor got Daytime Emmy Award nominations in 2011, 2012 & 2014. Later, in 2015, Chad won his first-ever Emmy Award for Outstanding Younger Actor in a Drama Series.
The General Hospital, which is on the run since April 1, 1963, became home for many actors; some of them include Nazanin Boniadi, Brytni Sarpy & Annie Ilonzeh. The current casts of the soap opera are Maurice Benard, Inga Cadranel, Michael Easton, Nancy Lee Grahn, Rebecca Herbst, Kelly Monaco & Laura Wright to name a few.
In 2018, Duell got her 6th Daytime Emmy Award nomination through the TV series The Bay.