Glenn Scarpelli is a former child actor and singer from the 70s recognized for roles in countless movies and TV shows such as Forced Entry, Nunzio, One Day At A Time, The Love Boat and MacGyver. At the peak of his acting career, he even had a segment titled The Bloodhound Gang on the PBS’s educational show 3-2-1 Contact.
Now way past his heyday, Glenn leads a modest life of an entrepreneur. Glenn is presently working as CEO of Sedona Now Network and is the co-owner of a n organic lube company. He has always been straightforward about his views on being gay. Glenn is also a social activist. He is working for the rights and benefits of HIV positives and homosexuals. Amble through his personal life to know him better.
Glenn Scarpelli Bio: Age, Parents, Family, Early Life
Glenn Scarpelli was Born on 6th July 1966 in Staten Island New York, he always wanted to be an actor. So did his family, whose roots were Italian. Admittedly, at the age of five years, he pleaded his mother, Claire Scarpelli, to help him be attend the school’s plays. Parents introduced him to a theatre manager in Manhattan.
Glenn Scarpelli Career Details
Astonishingly, Glenn got his fist professional acting job when he was just eight years old. He pled an opportunity to act in a commercial for Celeste Frozen Pizza when he was about eight years old. For commercial, he had to eat 27 pieces of pizza, and later puked all night. Additionally, at the age of 10, he had turned into a Broadway star, having debuted through Golda’s Balcony based on the life of Golda Meir, former Prime Minister of Israel.
He is the son of a famous Archie Comics artist, Henry Scarpelli. Obviously, there’s no repudiating that the previous child star’s father Henry Scarpelli’s industry connections helped kickstart his acting career. Henry may be admired Archie Comics artist, who gave up the ghost.
Glenn Scarpelli Net Worth
Glenn Scarpelli – while in his 20s – quit acting and instead pursued higher education because he was no longer lured by the show-biz world. Later, he set out on his path to becoming an entrepreneur after obtaining a degree in Directing from New York University,
Subsequently, the previous Jennifer Slept Here star founded the Sedona Arizona-based television station Sedona Now Network. He also co-owns an organic lubricant company.
All his business endeavors today coupled with the TV and film royalties have netted him about $1 million in net worth.
Glenn Scarpelli Gay Rumours, Marriage Details And Dating History
Having a wife for Glenn was always out of the question. By his admission, he always knew of being gay. He has always been open and bold about his sexuality. He did not feel hesitation while confessing that he is gay. He is very close to his friends Jude and Bonnie as his mentor. She played his mother in the show. ‘Hot in Cleveland’. However, fearing repercussion and criticism, he never deliberated his sexuality.
Despite his status as a heartthrob, the former child actor didn’t have romantic ties with a man until he was 18. His sexual identity was the driving force behind the decision to quit the world of entertainment.
Glenn was in a relationship with Gary, a theoretical manger. In 1987, Gary was diagnoses with AIDS. Distraught by the hatred that they received form people towards homosexuals and AIDS patients, they moved to Los Angeles.
After Gary, he has been in relationship with Jude Belanger. By elevating their romance to the next label, the couple then got married in 1998.
For the leading part, the wedding between Glenn and his husband Jude was a fertile affair. Together, the couple co-owns several business affairs. After 14 years as a marriage, they severed their relationship and announced divorce in 2012. In a statement, at the same point the One Day At A Time actor declared that the couple endured friends. However, the split-up didn’t dissuade Glenn from developing connections and associations. He is now dating producer and writer named Jerry Gilden.
Glenn Scarpelli Body Measurements
Now, at the age of 52, Glenn stands 5 feet and 6 inches (1.68 m) in height.