Hall's rep confirms to us that the Golden Globe-nominated actor eloped on New Year's Eve with Jennifer Carpenter, who plays Dexter's tough-talking sister Deb."They were married outdoors in Big Sur, California," Craig Bankey tells us.Jennifer carried a bouquet of white roses with her grandfather's wedding band attached. 's live Golden Globe coverage this Sunday: Michael, 37, and Jennifer, 29, who have been secretly dating for about a year and a half, will make their first public appearance together on the red carpet at the Beverly Hilton.But if Jennifer still wanted to be a mother one day, then her marriage was essentially over, even if the love was not.It would be very hard to continue a relationship with someone, who doesn’t share the same dreams for the future, especially when only one wants children.He looked gaunt at the Golden Globes ceremony when he accepted his award for his role as Dexter.Jennifer stood by him throughout the ordeal and happily announced in April 2010 that her husband was in full remission. Especially when the colleagues in question work very closely together as was the case with Michael C.
And that is precisely what makes them so unique as an ex-couple.
Perhaps he decided that no child of his would lose their father to cancer.
Unless either of the two feels compelled to share their thoughts, we will never know for sure. Officially they only cited irreconcilable differences. One partner wanting children and one not certainly qualifies as an irreconcilable difference.
She said that the experience had brought them closer together as a couple, and for a while they seemed a happy and healthy couple.
As late as November 2010 they were seen together looking like a happy couple, but only a month later they announced that they had filed for divorce and had been separated for some time.