‘The Young and the Restless’: Are Amelia Heinle and Thad Luckinbill Married in Real Life?


Every so often, life imitates artwork in profound methods. The Young and the Restless is the right instance of on-screen-romances-turned-real life. The CBS daytime cleaning soap has been within the prime spot for 3 many years. Two of its stars hit it off so nicely on the set, they married off-camera, too. Are Thad Luckinbill and Amelia Heinle nonetheless married?

Victoria Newman and J.T. Hellstrom married on ‘The Younger and the Stressed’

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Thad Luckinbill and Amelia Heinle | Cliff Lipson/CBS by way of Getty Pictures

In 1999, Thad Luckinbill got here onto the set of The Young and the Restless as J.T. Hellstrom. In 2005, Amelia Heinle joined the solid as Victoria Newman, recent from her stint as Mia Saunders on All My Children. She changed Heather Tom.

On the present, J.T. and Victoria fell in love, received married, and had their son, Reed. The 2 tried to make issues work, however in the long run, their marriage failed. The once-happy couple cut up up, with J.T. gaining full custody.

Lately, Reed returned as an adolescent (Tristan Lake Leabu) with J.T. residing in Washington D.C. together with his spouse, Mac (Kelly Kruger), and their son, Dylan. J.T. later returned to Genoa Metropolis when issues between him and Mac had been lower than stellar.

In 2018, Mac popped in on a celebration the place she stated she was submitting for divorce and needed full custody as a result of J.T. had allegedly turn out to be emotionally abusive. Her intent was to maintain the identical from occurring to Victoria.

Nonetheless, as soon as J.T mysteriously vanished and was believed to be useless, however in true cleaning soap opera vogue, he was really alive, plotting revenge.

Thad Luckinbill and Amelia Heinle married in actual life

Identical to on Y&R, Luckinbill and Heinle married in March 2007. Collectively, they’ve two youngsters, Thad Jr., and Georgia. Luckinbill’s J.T. was written off Y&R in 2010. Within the time since, he shaped Black Label Media, alongside together with his twin brother, Trent Luckinbill, and producer Molly Smith.

Tasks, equivalent to La La Land and 12 Robust, are part of Luckinbill’s resume by way of his producer hat.

Heinle was beforehand married to NCIS star, Michael Weatherly (with whom she co-starred within the 1990s collection, Loving) in 1995. The 2 have one grownup son collectively, August Manning. They divorced in 1997.

Luckinbill wasn’t beforehand married however he did have an on-screen love curiosity, Lyndsy Fonseca, who performed Colleen Carlton on The Young and the Restless from 2001-2005, and in addition co-starred with Luckinbill (additionally as his love curiosity) on Nikita from 2010-2013.

Luckinbill filed for divorce

Regardless of their long-time romance on and off-screen, Luckinbill filed for divorce by way of the Los Angeles Superior Courtroom on March 1, 2017, citing “irreconcilable variations.”

The actor additionally sought joint custody of the couple’s two youngsters asking for the courts to “reserve for future dedication the difficulty of spousal help.”

The 2 appear to be amicable

Regardless of the 2 stars’ relationship historical past, Heinle and Luckinbill appear to be on good phrases. In April, Heinle posted a publish to his Instagram web page wishing “a very fantastic man” a contented birthday. There are few indicators of Heinle on Luckinbill’s Instagram account.

So far as divorce proceedings, some retailers report that every little thing finalized in 2017, with others saying they’re nonetheless married. Regardless, fans love knowing Y&R alum received collectively behind the scenes much more than on TV.

The Young and the Restless airs weekdays on CBS.