Desmond Harrington Flaunts Girlfriend After Weight Loss; Age, Movies & More
- Date of Birth Oct 19, 1976
- Age 44 Years, 6 Months
- Nationality American
- Birth Place Savannah, Georgia, United States
- Profession Actor
- Career 1999–present
- Relationship Status Single(2019)
- Divorce/Split Not Yet
- Dating/Affair No
- Ex-Girlfriend Amanda Seyfried
- Gay No
- Net Worth $4 Million
- Ethnicity/Race White
- Religion Roman Catholic
- Father Michael Harrington
- Mother Mary Harrington
- High School Fordham Preparatory School
- College Manhattan College
- Height/ How Tall? 5' 11" (1.8 m)
- Hair Short
- Hair Color Brown
- Children/Kids Not Yet
American actor Desmond Harrington had many people drop their jaws after his vast weight loss transformation within a mere year. And while the fans were still taking in the major change, the actor dropped another huge bomb by showing off his girlfriend.
Desmond Harrington is quite known for his appearance in the third season of the Showtime series, Dexter portraying Det. Joseph ‘Joey’ Quinn.
Aiming For Huge Net worth: Desmond Harrington shares a few words about his detective character on Dexter at the Paley Center for Media’s PaleyFest 2010 (Published on 5 March 2010)
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Playing the occasional role of Jack Bass, Desmond has appeared on 11 episodes of Gossip Girl.
Desmond Harrington’s Successful Television Career Leads To Immense Net Worth
Born on 19 October 1976, Desmond Harrington was raised in The Bronx, New York. As he had a knack for acting from a very young age, he put his talent on the stage and soon got his very first role in 1999's historical drama film, The Messenger: The Story of Joan of Arc.
Displaying his skills on the platform, Desmond, age 42, bagged several prominent roles in movies like The Hole as Mike Steel (2001), Ghost Ship as Jack Ferriman (2002), and Wrong Turn as Chris Flynn (2003).
And it was in September 2008 when he landed his big break on television series, Dexter as Detective Joseph ‘Joey’ Quinn.
Desmond has since nabbed many appearances in TV shows including Gossip Girl, Justified, The Astronaut Wives Club, and Sneaky Pete among many others.
And it was in 2018 when he started his regular role as Michael, a serial killer and member of Narcotics Anonymous in procedural drama series, Elementary.
Considering all the contributions, Desmond has had in the television industry; you shouldn’t be surprised to hear that his net worth is estimated to be $4 million.
Desmond Harrington Dropped Shocking News One After Another:
Everyone was in a huge shock when Desmond showed up in 2010 on the fourth season of Dexter and was almost unrecognizable from the third season as he had experienced a massive weight loss.
Many were suspecting that he had been on drugs while few were thinking that the actor had gone through surgical weight loss.
While Desmond never revealed the truth behind his unexpected weight loss and people were still processing the huge transformation, he dropped another shocking brick by introducing his girlfriend, Amanda Seyfried.
Desmond Splits With Girlfriend: Is He Somehow Closeted Gay?
Desmond and his girlfriend started dating two years after his shocking weight loss in 2010.
Gayful Show-off: Desmond and his girlfriend Amanda are spotted hand in hand taking a stroll in New York (Photo: dailymail.co.uk | 28 August 2012)
Looking at the pair, you might think that the two would last for eternity, but Desmond soon split up with his girlfriend in April 2013 due to veiled reasons.
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And after Amanda, who is now married with a daughter, Desmond hasn’t been seen with anyone that could spark any romantic rumors. This was a natural path leading to the speculations that he might be a closeted gay.
For a person, who didn’t even reveal the mystery behind his significant weight loss, it’s only feasible that Desmond hasn’t addressed any of his gay rumors.
No one knows if he is actually gay, but if he does turn out to be one, there’s no doubt that the fans will keep supporting him from behind.