A talented artist who was known for his role in The Jersey lost the battle of life even before showcasing his promising talent. The Long Island-born Michael Galeotti left his friends and family in sorrows and pain when on the 11th January 2016 he passed away due to health-related issues. The Jersey star was better known as star husband of actress Bethany Joy Lenz and never really fulfilled his true potential. Had he followed the doctor's advice, we would be celebrating his finest work, but it seems destiny had other ideas.
Career And Professional Life
The American Actor was known for his role in Disney Channel’s show The Jersey until 2004. According to the wiki, he was also an Enation Keyboardist. Besides The Jersey, Michael never appeared in other TV shows or movies.
His ex-wife Bethany Joy Lenz is known for her portrayal of Haley James Scott in One Tree Hill, where she got nominated at Teen’s Choice Awards. Bethany is an American actress, singer, songwriter, and filmmaker.
How Much Net Worth Has Michael Amassed?
Late “The Jersey” star Michael Galeotti was not able to accomplish much in his short-lived life. The actor didn’t reveal his net worth, and after his shocking death in 2011, it looks like as if it will remain a mystery. Her ex-wife though still plies her image as successful an actor has a decent net worth of $6 million.
How Was Michael Handling Divorced Life?
Michael and Bethany only dated for 30 days before they decided to tie the knots. After dating for a short period, they officially got married on 31st December 2005. The couple was blessed with a daughter named Maria Rose Galeotti on February 23, 2011.
Michael Galeotti and his ex-wife Bethany Joy Lenz (Photo: thelist.com)
After the arrival of a new member in their family, personal differences between the duo surfaced. The couple got divorced in March 2012 marking the end of a 6-year long marriage. Bethany came out in public and said that the couple would remain friends and raise their daughter in love.
The ex-wife of the Long Island native addressed in her official blog that she and Micheal have decided to divorce. Bethany also wrote that she is extremely private regarding her personal life.
After the death of her ex-husband Michael, Bethany is raising their daughter Maria Rose Galeotti as a single mother. Maria, who has reached at the age of seven, mostly accompanies her mother.
In September 2018, the duo of mother-and-daughter was spotted in the farmer's market in Los Angeles. The daughter of late American budding star donned a white casual dress while Bethany carried her juice and shopping bag. The One Tree Hill actress wore a black V-shaped dress with a pair of sunglasses and walked alongside her daughter with their farmer's market shopping list.
Likewise, Bethany despite having to face such a tragic moment in life has since moved on with her life and is in a new found relationship with actor Josh Kelly as confirmed by Bustle magazine in December 2018. The pair were friends long before they became each other's beau. Their exact relationship status has not yet been fully confirmed by neither Bethany nor by Josh. But they can often be seen together sharing moments with one another. So could be a possible hint about their new found relationship with one another.
Did Michael Lose Life Due to Negligence?
Michael had been battling health problems for a long time, and he was a patient of hypertension, high cholesterol, and diverticulitis. The actor had visited the hospital after some distress in stomach and abdominal pain in early January of 2016. However, he neglected the doctor's advice and left the hospital.
Michael went into his shell and didn’t answer any call from his friends. After not hearing anything from Michael, his friends went to his place only to find the star lying dead. The Jersey star passed away on the 11th of January 2016.
According to the reports, the actor had not been following any medical advice and died of natural causes. After nine months of his death, the doctors confirmed that the actor suffered from Atherosclerotic Heart Diseases at the time of mortality.
Short Bio Of Michael
Michael Galeotti was born on 28th August 1984 in Long Island, New York, USA. The actor lost the battle of life at the age of just 31 when he had a lot to offer to the entertainment industry. The actor possessed American Nationality and stood at a decent height. The actor who struggled with alcohol and three-time DUIS had served several jail terms for various incidents.