Hot and happening American actor Matt Barr is well-known for his role as Johnse Hatfield in 2012 American miniseries Hatfields & McCoys. Besides, he bagged tremendous applause for his portrayal of Christopher Sullivan in the mystery-horror series Harper’s Island.
Basking on his movie and TV success, Matt Barr tempts the audiences to not only gaze him on-screen but get to know his off-screen whereabouts as well. Despite keeping his silence on dating and relationship stuff, the rumors relating to Matt’s secluded life never stops to surface on social media.
Dated TwiceOr Dwells In Gay Life?
The handsome and sizzling actor, Matt Barr, no doubt takes the heart of his female fans by storm. In fact, he is a crush on many young and happening girls.
Looking at his charismatic personality, all of his fans and followers raise a query whether he shares a resounding relationship in his off-screen life or not. Well, as of some reports, Barr had some romantic flings in the past but for a short while.
Matt was once believed to be enjoying the presence of a beautiful lady, Heather Hemmens in his life. Heather, who announced herself as an actress/film director, was said to be dating Barr since 2011.
Besides, the rumor went berserk when the guessed-couple was caught kissing one another at Soho House in West Hollywood. A YouTube video posted by PopCandies TV on 7 April 2011 captured the intimate moment between the actor pair.
Matt Barr attends the 139th Kentucky Derby with rumored-girlfriend Heather Hemmens (Photo: zimbio.com)
Apart from that, the couple was caught celebrating the 139th Kentucky Derby at Churchill Downs in 2013. Barring the Kentucky appearance, they are not spotted with one another in the present which somehow hints at their possible split up.
Before his rumored relationship with Hemmens, Barr was reported to be in a relationship with his ex-girlfriend, actress Aly Michalka. The rumor surfaced on social media claiming the couple first met during the cheerleading comedy-drama TV series Hellcats in 2010.
Looking at Matt’s motive to keep his relationship buzz off-the-hook on social media, it is quite hard to know whether he is married or not. However, if his previous dating rumors are to be true, there is no point in presuming his sexuality to be gay.
Matt Barr’s Acting Success, Plus Professional Wealth
Matt Barr, also known as Matthew Jerome Barr, was born on 14 February 1984, in Allen, Texas. He holds an American nationality and belongs to white ethnicity.
Matt is a son of famous former football coach Mike Barr, who had his coaching stints at Purdue University and Southern Methodist University. His mother, DeDe Barr is a portrait artist. Matt was raised up alongside his younger brother, Luke, and sister, Sara.
Barr generated immense interest in show business from his early days in school. While attending Allen High School, he was active in theatre program and had significant roles in various school plays and musical theater productions.
In 2003, Matt moved to Los Angeles in the hopes of pursuing his movie career. Later that year, he bagged a role as Billy on 2004 American medical-drama series ER. Besides, he starred in numerous TV shows then after which includes CSI: Miami (2004), Medium (2005), Commander in Chief (2005), Harper’s Island (2009), and Hellcats (2010-2011)
Apart from his TV stints, Barr made his appearances in handful movies, including Ten Inch hero (2007), Open Your Eyes (2008), and Undrafted (2016). Besides, Matt enticed a lot of female fans with his sizzling shirtless scene on 2017 American sex-comedy film The Layover.
Recently, Matt flaunted his acting talent with his central role as Captain Leland Gallo on American military drama TV series Valor, which premiered on 9 October 2017. The show’s last episode of the first season was aired on 29 January earlier this year.
The charismatic actor, Matt Barr, enjoys a healthy income for his sheer movie and TV dedication. Matt’s net worth is estimated to swirl around $500K.