Hollywood actors Adrianne Palicki and Scott Grimes started off as colleagues and have co-starred on Fox’s science fiction TV series, The Orville, where they have been playing the roles of Commander Kelly Grayson and Lieutenant Gordon Malloy respectively since 2017. The duo eventually started dating and subsequently went public with their relationship at the San Diego Comic-Con in July 2018 as they held hands on the black carpet. By January 2019, they were engaged, much to the excitement of their fans and four months later, they tied the knot. Surprisingly, the love birds whose relationship appeared to be rosy could not stand each other beyond two months as husband and wife. Keep reading to find out details of their relationship and divorce.
Background Details of Adrianne Palicki and Scott Grimes
Adrianne and Scott are two different individuals so even though the major focus of this article is their marriage, which recently crashed, it is only right that you first get to know them individually. Beginning with the lady, she was born Adrianne Lee Palicki on May 6, 1983, in Toledo, Ohio. She is the second of the two children born to her parents, Nancy Lee and Jeffrey Arthur Palicki.
Her older brother named Eric is a writer of comic books and he was the one who kindled her interest in comics. She began her acting career in the early 2000s and has grown to become one of the best in Hollywood, recognized for many of her roles especially as Tyra Collette on NBC’s Friday Night Lights, which aired from 2006 to 2011 and as Barbara “Bobbi” Morse on S.H.I.E.L.D.
Scott, on the other hand, is not just an actor but also a singer. He was born to Pam and Rick Grimes on the 9th of July 1971 and named Scott Christopher Grimes. The actor born in Lowell, Massachusetts spent most of his youthful days in Dracut where he studied at Dracut Public Schools. His relatives include his sister named Heather Grimes and niece, Camryn Grimes.
The entertainer began his acting career in 1983 when he was just 12 years of age and has since gained fame with roles such as Dr. Archie Morris on ER, Will McCorkle on Party of Five, Technical Sergeant Donald Malarkey on Band of Brothers, and as the voice of Steve Smith in American Dad. He is also admired for portraying Bradley Brown in the first two films of the Critters series.
Adrianne Palicki and Scott Grimes have been regular cast on the Fox series, The Orville, since 2017; the same year they were said to have started dating.
Their Marriage and Sudden Divorce: The Untold Story
The couple chose to keep their relationship quiet until July 2018. The announcement of their involvement with each other was followed by news of their engagement in January 2019. The news was shared on Twitter by Adrianne, who showed off her sparkling engagement ring in a photo she posted with a caption that related how happy she was to spend her life with Scott.
Just as fans were still recovering from the thrilling effect of their engagement, information about their upcoming wedding made its way to the media. The duo eventually got married on the 19th of May 2019 at Allan House in Austin, Texas, in the presence of their family and friends; including actress Ming-Na Wen, who shared a photo from the occasion which took place at night, revealing that Scott could not help but shed tears as his bride made her way towards him through the aisle.
Adrianne herself also shared the thrilling news of her wedding with her fans on Twitter, posting two photos of her big day with a caption that speaks of how amazing her wedding day was. She also appreciated everyone who went out of their way to join them in their celebration. In July 2019, Adrianne Palicki and Scott Grimes attended the Comic-Con event which took place from the 18th to the 22nd day of the month. It was a particularly special one for the duo owing to the fact that it was there that they first made their relationship known to the world the previous year.
Having seen the couple together over the weekend, it came as a rude surprise when fans of The Orville woke up on July 23rd to the shocking news that the newly-married couple had parted ways, just two months after they exchanged marital vows. According to court documents obtained by The Blast, the actress filed for the dissolution of their union on July 22, in Los Angeles. Until now, neither of the parties has opened up about the reason behind their decision to part ways and although this will be her first time of getting divorced, it is Scott’s third.
Even though their marriage has packed up, Adrianne Palicki and Scott Grimes will likely have to continue working together as actors since The Orville has been renewed for a third season which will air in 2020.