“I want to get to a point in my career where I can be a good role model.”
“I just want to be healthy and happy. I don't want to hurt anybody or make them bad. If that's a philosophy then that's my philosophy.”
“When you realize you're alive, you can live life!”
Chad Michael Murray (born August 24, 1981 in Buffalo, New York) is an American actor. He had his breakout role on Gilmore Girls, where he stared as the preppy Tristan DuGrey on Seasons 1 and 2. In 2003, his hit show One Tree Hill premiered on the CW. Chad starred as the show’s main character, Lucas Scott, from Season 1-6. He’s also had roles in films like Freaky Friday and A Cinderella Story, where he acted alongside Lindsay Lohan and Hilary Duff, respectively. From 2013-2014, Chad starred on Crackle’s online series Chosen, and in 2015, he joined the main cast of Agent Carter.
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Chad is best known for his role as Lucas Scott on the CW’s One Tree Hill.
In May 2004, Chad got engaged to One Tree Hill love interest Sophia Bush, and they married less than a year later in April 2005. However, after just five month of marriage, the co-stars announced their separation. Sophia filed for an annulment in Feb. 2006, but the request was denied, and their divorce was finalized in Dec. 2006. After the split, Chad began dating Kenzie Dalton, and they got engaged in April 2006. The pair were engaged for seven years, but called it off in Aug. 2013. Following the break up, he dated Nicky Whelan until May 2014. In January 2015, it was announced that Chad and his Chosen co-star, Sarah Roemer, had gotten secretly married. They welcomed their first child, a son, on May 31, 2015.