Stars of the 1990s, Callan Mulvey, Lara Cox or even Ada Nicodemou, the heroes of the Hartley series, with raw hearts, are now more discreet. But they are all very happy in love.
Cult series of the 1990s, Hartley, hearts raw has the right, for a few days, to its reboot on Netflix. For the occasion, Closer invites you to dive into the private life of the stars of the very first version of the Australian series and find out who they are in a relationship with today. How to forget Callan Mulvey ? For three years, from 1996 to 1999, this Australian actor played Bogdan Drazic in the very first version of the series Hartley, hearts raw.
In 2003, Callan Mulvey was close to death in a car accident. Very seriously injured, the actor spent several days in a coma, suffered a broken knee and ankle, but also lost the use of his eye. “Half my face was crushed”, will explain the interpreter of Drazic. Titanium plates were inserted into his face to repair his various fractures. Thereafter, Callan Mulvey managed to find a small place in Hollywood where he played small roles in many blockbusters like 300: Birth of an Empire, Batman v. Superman, Avengers: Endgame or Captain America: The Winter Soldier. On the heart side, the Australian actor is married since 2010 to Rachel Thomas, a school teacher. He is also the stepfather of Charlie, a little boy born from a previous relationship of his wife.
If Callan Mulvey was the male star of the show, Lara Cox was, meanwhile, the female star of Hartley, hearts raw. From 1997 to 1999, this Australian actress played Anita Scheppers in the cult series. If she was, for a time, in a relationship with Callan Mulvey, at the end of the 2000s, Lara Cox, aged 44 today, is now married to Jeff Springer. Together, the couple had two childrentwo little boys named Max and Jay. “I always thought my character was popular because of the relationship between Drazic and Anita. It seemed like something people resonated with – the bad boy and the good girl. I always thought it was why my character was loved. It’s an interesting thing.”confided, a few months ago, the Australian to a media in his country. Lara Cox has fond memories of her time in Hartley, hearts raw : “I really enjoyed working with Cal [Callan Mulvey, ndlr] ! I mean, I enjoyed working with all the actors to be honest. Working with your friends and those people you’ve spent so much time with makes it easier, I think, definitely. And with Cal, I obviously already had that trust and that connection, so that definitely made it easier.”.
Ada Nicodemou (Katerina in Hartley, raw hearts) mom and in a relationship with a businessman
In Hartley, hearts raw, Alex Dimitriades played Nick Poulos, a high school student present only during the first season. The Australian actor has chained the roles, especially in Australia, since his departure from the project at the end of the 1990s. On the heart side, he is rather discreet. However, we know that he has long shared the life of Terry Bivianoa shoe designer, and that he was in a relationship until 2015 with a certain Anji Lake. As for Ada Nicodemouinterpreter of Katerina in the cult series of the 1990s, she is in a relationship since 2018 with Adam Rigby, a businessman. “We met at a work meeting and he had no idea who I was”explains the 45-year-old actress, mother of Johnas, a little boy born from a previous relationship. “Adam and Johnas adore each other. He’s an amazing stepdad and he’s really stepped up. For a man to come into my world and love a child like he’s his own – and love me like I don’t. have never been loved before – is incredibly special”she rejoices.