Chad Duell

From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Jump to navigation Jump to search
Chad Duell
Born Chad Lewis Duell
(1987-09-14) September 14, 1987 (age 31)[1]
Occupation Actor
Years active 2008–present
Known for General Hospital as Michael Corinthos
Spouse(s)
Taylor Novack
(m. 2012; annulled 2012)

Chad Lewis Duell (born September 14, 1987) is an American actor. He is best known for playing Michael Corinthos on the American soap opera General Hospital.

Duell's portrayal of Michael Corinthos garnered him nominations for the Daytime Emmy Award for Outstanding Younger Actor in a Drama Series in 2011, 2012 and 2014. This was followed by his nomination and win for the Daytime Emmy Award for Outstanding Supporting Actor in a Drama Series in 2015.

Education and career[edit]

Duell attended Mountainside Middle School and graduated from Desert Mountain High School in Scottsdale, Arizona, where he played football and participated in the theater program.[1] After graduating, he moved to Los Angeles where he landed a minor role on Disney's hit sitcom, The Suite Life on Deck. Duell also booked a minor role on another Disney series, The Wizards of Waverly Place. In March 2010, it was announced that Duell would replace Drew Garrett in the role of Michael Corinthos on General Hospital.[2] In 2017, it was announced that Chad Duell would appear in the upcoming third season of the Amazon Prime series The Bay in the role of Adam Kenway.[3]

Personal life[edit]

Duell proposed to his girlfriend of nine months, Taylor Novack, at Disney World in August 2011.[4] The couple married in a private ceremony on September 15, 2012.[5] The marriage was annulled in late 2012, with Duell saying that it had been too soon.[6] Duell then dated his General Hospital co-star, Kristen Alderson, from late 2012 until 2015, when Alderson left GH after moving back to the east coast.[7] Duell has been dating actress Courtney Hope since 2016.[8]

Filmography[edit]

Television
Year Title Role Notes
2008 Wizards of Waverly Place Ronald Longcape, Jr. Guest role; 2 episodes ("Saving Wiz Tech: Parts 1 & 2")
2008 The Suite Life on Deck Holden Recurring role; 2 episodes ("International Dateline", "Boo You")
2010–present General Hospital Michael Corinthos Series regular; April 20, 2010 to present
2012 Youth Pastor Kevin Shared Saves Wall TV series short
2017 The Bay Adam Kenway Season 3, series regular
2018 Lethal Admirer yoga instructor TV film

Awards and nominations[edit]

List of acting awards and nominations
Year Award Category Title Result Ref.
2011
Daytime Emmy Award Outstanding Younger Actor in a Drama Series General Hospital Nominated
[9]
2012
Daytime Emmy Award Outstanding Younger Actor in a Drama Series General Hospital Nominated
[10]
2014
Daytime Emmy Award Outstanding Younger Actor in a Drama Series General Hospital Nominated
[11]
2015
Daytime Emmy Award Outstanding Supporting Actor in a Drama Series General Hospital Won
[12]
2017
Daytime Emmy Award Outstanding Supporting Actor in a Drama Series General Hospital Nominated
[13]
2018
Daytime Emmy Award Outstanding Guest Performer in a Digital Daytime Drama Series The Bay Nominated [14]

References[edit]

  1. ^ a b Maria Ciaccia. "Chad Duell (Michael Corinthos III)". Retrieved 2012-03-09.
  2. ^ "General Hospital Recasting the Role of Michael Corinthos". Soaps She Knows. Atomic Online. March 22, 2010. Retrieved November 30, 2012.
  3. ^ "Chad Duell Joins The Bay - Daytime Confidential". Daytime Confidential. Confidential Media, Inc. (SAY Media). January 6, 2017. Retrieved January 9, 2017.
  4. ^ "Exclusive: GH Star Shares His Engagement News!". ABC Soaps In Depth. 2012-03-09. Retrieved 2012-03-09.
  5. ^ "Congratulations To Mr. & Mrs. Duell!". Soaps In Depth. Bauer Media Group. September 18, 2012. Retrieved September 18, 2012.
  6. ^ "GH Star's Marriage Ends". Soaps In Depth. Bauer Media Group. January 18, 2013. Retrieved January 19, 2013.
  7. ^ SOD (October 29, 2015). "REAL-LIFE GH COUPLE SPLITS". Soap Opera Digest. United States. American Media, Inc. Retrieved October 29, 2015.
  8. ^ "How I Spent My Summer Vacation". Feature Interview. ABC Soaps In Depth. Bauer Media Group. 20 (39): 38–41. September 26, 2016.
  9. ^ "The 38th Annual Daytime Entertainment Emmy Award Nominations". National Academy of Television Arts and Sciences. emmyonline.org. May 11, 2011. Archived from the original on June 28, 2013. Retrieved May 8, 2013.
  10. ^ "The 39th Annual Daytime Entertainment Emmy Award Nominations". National Academy of Television Arts and Sciences. emmyonline.tv. May 9, 2013. Archived from the original on June 28, 2013. Retrieved May 8, 2013.
  11. ^ "The 41st Annual Daytime Entertainment Emmy Award Nominations". New York: emmyonline.org and National Academy of Television Arts and Sciences. May 1, 2014. Archived from the original on 2014-06-23. Retrieved May 1, 2014.
  12. ^ "The 42nd Annual Daytime Entertainment Emmy Award Winners". Burbank: emmyonline.org and National Academy of Television Arts and Sciences. April 26, 2015. Archived from the original on April 27, 2015. Retrieved April 26, 2015.
  13. ^ "The 44th Annual Daytime Emmy Award Nominations" (PDF). New York City: emmyonline.org and National Academy of Television Arts and Sciences. March 22, 2017. Archived from the original (PDF) on March 22, 2017. Retrieved March 22, 2017.
  14. ^ "Daytime Emmy Nominations: 'General Hospital' Leads Programs & CBS Tops Networks". Deadline Hollywood. March 21, 2018.

External links[edit]

Preceded by
Drew Garrett
Role of Michael Corinthos on General Hospital
2010–present
Succeeded by
Incumbent