Who are Michael Tylo's wives? 'Guiding Light' star dies at 72
Michael Tylo's most iconic role was starring as the dashing romantic lead Quinton McCord Chamberlain on 'Guiding Light' from 1981 to 1997
Veteran soap opera actor Michael Tylo, who was famously known for his stints in 'The Young and the Restless', 'Guiding Light', and 'The Bold and the Beautiful' has died. He was 72 years old. The dean of College of Fine Arts at the University of Nevada, Nancy Uscher, announced the news of the actor's death.
Tylo served as a film professor at the university. He also went on to serve as assistant dean for the College of Fine Arts, teaching acting for UNLV Film. The cause of his death was not clear at the moment.
"Michael Tylo was a beautiful and caring human being — he was so special. He was an exemplary friend, colleague, teacher, and artist. He had such a distinguished and rich career, but he was humble about his accomplishments. He loved his family dearly and lived a joyous life, but he left us way too soon. We will miss him greatly, but feel deep gratitude about all that Michael contributed to the College of Fine Arts, UNLV, and the world," Nancy Usher said. We have witnessed the demise of many actors in 2021. Toby Kirkup, Chick Vennera and Richard Donner, Tommy Kirk are to name a few.
Michael Tylo's most iconic role was starring as the dashing romantic lead Quinton McCord Chamberlain on 'Guiding Light' from 1981 to 1997. Most recently, he voiced the character of Deathstroke in the 2014 miniseries 'Nightwing'. Tylo also starred in the syndicated prime time series 'Zorro' for two seasons as Alcalde Luis Ramon. His final appearance was on 'The Bold and the Beautiful,' playing sleazeball lawyer Sherman Gale for six episodes in 2000.
Who was Michael Tylo married to?
Michael Tylo was married to actress Hunter Tylo, with whom he had three children, son Michael Edward Tylo II and daughters Izabella Gabrielle and Katya Ariel; as well as a stepson Christopher "Chris" Morehart, from Hunter Tylo's first marriage to Tom Morehart. In 2007 an 18-year-old Michael Tylo Jr accidentally drowned in the family pool in Henderson, Nevada. His death was ruled accidental. After separation from Hunter Tylo, Michael Tylo married Rachelle Tylo on January 10, 2010. The couple share a daughter, Kollette "Koko" Tylo, who was born on February 7, 2012.