“I had the luxury to really commit to my treatment,” revealed Hall. Truly that makes things a lot easier.” The 42-year-old actor began his career on the HBO series, Carpenter, 32, plays his sister, Deb, a cop who for a long while was unaware of her brother’s bloody proclivity.After months of dating, Carpenter and Hall were married in December of 2008 and were divorced two years later, after his cancer went into remission. 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.They continue to play opposite each other on the show and earlier this year there were rumors of a reconciliation between the two.“I think it’s a testament to our individual and collective commitment to the show,” said Hall about their evolving relationship.'We certainly pride ourselves in being professionals,' he told Us Weekly earlier this year.
“There is a lot of cancer in my family, people who’ve gone through it, survived it, died from it,” Hall told reporters at a press conference in Beverly Hills recently.
Showtime has already picked up the show for two more 12-episode seasons.
Michael Carlyle Hall (born February 1, 1971) is an American actor, known for his roles as Dexter Morgan, a serial killer and blood spatter analyst, in the Showtime TV Network series Dexter, and as David Fisher in the HBO drama series Six Feet Under.
They married on New Years Eve in 2008 after two years of dating.
The announcement comes just one day after Carpenter attended the fifth season finale party in New York without Hall, according to Access Hollywood.