One other probability at love. Ray Liotta and Jacy Nittolo had been each divorced after they met one another, however they had been giving love one other shot collectively.
The late Goodfellas actor and the previous hairstylist went public with their romance in early 2020, shortly after Liotta’s flip within the critically acclaimed movie Marriage Story. The pair had been photographed sharing a passionate kiss after having dinner in Malibu, California, the place Nittolo lives.
In February of that 12 months, the duo made their crimson carpet debut on the Movie Impartial Spirit Awards, the place Marriage Story was nominated in a number of classes.
Ten months later, the Heartbreakers star introduced that he proposed to his love over the Christmas vacation. “Christmas wishes do come true,” he wrote by way of Instagram in December 2020. “I asked the love of my life to marry me, and thank God she said yes!!!”
That very same month, Nittolo celebrated Liotta’s birthday with an Instagram picture of the twosome dressed up for a proper event. “Happy Birthday to the love of my life,” she wrote her caption, including coronary heart and infinity image emojis.
Although the early levels of their relationship occurred in the course of the onset of the coronavirus pandemic, Liotta later mentioned that the worldwide well being disaster really helped strengthen their romance. “Luckily, I had met somebody, and it brought us really, really close, to the point now where I’m engaged,” he instructed Folks in November 2021. “I’ve heard that there’s a lot of people whose relationship didn’t work out because they were with each other so much. But she’s just great.”
Earlier than they may tie the knot, nonetheless, Liotta died in his sleep at age 67 in Might 2022. His publicist instructed NBC Information on the time that the actor was on location within the Dominican Republic engaged on the upcoming movie Harmful Waters.
Earlier than assembly Nittolo, the Shades of Blue alum was married to Michelle Grace from 1997 to 2004. The previous spouses welcomed daughter Karsen Liotta in December 1998. Karsen has since adopted in her father’s footsteps, performing in movies together with Hubie Halloween and Teenage Badass.
When she was rising up, she usually accompanied her dad to work. “I always go with him whenever I have a break,” she instructed Teen Vogue in July 2015. “I enjoy hanging out on location and meeting people.”
Jacy, for her half, was beforehand married to Joey Nittolo. The pair share sons Dax, Chazz and Joey and daughter Jade.
In Might 2021, Jacy shared an Instagram picture of her and her youngsters celebrating Mom’s Day with Ray. Karsen wasn’t there, however her future stepmom gave her a shout-out in her caption. “Early Mother’s Day celebration with the crew ❤️,” she wrote on the time. “Missing @karsen_liotta.”
The Area of Goals star later revealed that Karsen was really accountable for setting him up with Jacy. Karsen was at a celebration thrown by Jacy’s son Chazz when she met his mother and determined to play matchmaker.
“She said, ‘I want you to go out with my dad, I think you’d be perfect for my dad,’” Ray recalled throughout a September 2021 look on Stay With Kelly and Ryan. Jacy initially wished “nothing” to do with an actor, however she finally got here round.
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