Inside Kirsten Storms' Short-Lived Married Life: Get Exclusive Details Here!
Kirsten Storms became a household name after she played Maxie Jones in the daytime soap opera General Hospital. The actress's earliest credits include the Zenon trilogy, Johny Tsunami, and Kim Possible. Born to Karen Storms and sportscaster Mike Storms, Kirsten says she released her dream to become a soap opera actress early on.
Born on April 8, 1984, Storms, 37, kick-started her career via commercial gigs. Her first television role was a recurring character in Second Noah. A prominent soap opera star like she always aspired, Storms, however, hasn't been as lucky in her personal or romantic endeavors. The actress has been married once and is a doting mother of one.
Kirsten Storms' Short-Lived Marriage!
The General Hospital star has dated her share of men, and it wouldn't be wrong to say the experience wasn't that great for the actress. In 2013, Storms was rumored to be dating her co-star from General Hospital, Brandon Barash. The duo verified the news soon enough and gave their fans and co-stars a surprise when they revealed they had secretly gotten married at Caseser's palace.
Three years into their marriage, the duo announced their divorce. Photo Source: Soap Hub
Only five months after their impromptu wedding, the couple welcomed their daughter, Harper Rose Barash, in January 2014. Call it a repercussion of marrying in haste or a mismatch, but the duo soon started complaining of troubles in their marriage. The pair even sought professional help to mitigate their differences.
Three years after their marriage, Storms, and Brandon confirmed that they were splitting ways. "This was not a hasty decision, a lot of thought and therapy went into it," Storms told People. Also, the duo later opined that they feel it would be healthier for everyone if they raise their daughter in separate homes.
Storms is dating a musician named Elias Reidy. Photo Source: People
Barash, 42, has credits in Gilmore Girls, Timeless, The West Wing, and Days of Our Lives. Before Storms, he was engaged to actress Natalie Hall and married to his first wife, Susan Gale. After her divorce, Storms was linked with a musician named Elias Paul Reidy.
Who is Kirsten Dating, and is She Pregnant?
Yes, Storms is in a romantic relationship, and no, she is not pregnant. The actress and musician Elias Reidy started dating in 2006; the couple's romance goes way back then Storms and Brandon's. It appears Kirsten and Elias dated on and off after her divorce from Barash.
Storms steps back from General Hospital after undergoing brain surgery. Photo Source: Access
As Kirsten played a pregnant Maxie in General hospital, some fans speculated the actress was pregnant in her real life. But Storms broke the erupting rumor and settled it for once. "Back at GH after a lovely winter break," she captioned, "returning to work outfit of the day. Until I put my fake pregnancy belly and wardrobe on," Kirsten wrote.
Storms has had health issues throughout her years in General Hospital. The actress recently revealed she was diagnosed with a cyst in her brain, after which she had to undergo brain surgery. Storms is in recovery now, which means fans won't see the actress as Maxie for a while.
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