Fans of “The Young and the Restless” took a little while to warm up to Sean Carrigan when Stitch first arrived in Genoa City. However, between popular romances and family drama, Carrigan has won over the fandom.
Get to know Carrigan a little better with these Five Fun Facts about the actor.
- Home Life
Carrigan grew up in Fairfax, Virginia before moving to start his journey to fame.
Along the way, he fell in love with Suzanne Quast. The two were married for seven years before divorcing in 2015.
2. Boxing Career
Form 1998-1999 Carrigan tried his hand at professional boxing. While his career in the ring didn’t last long, it gave him a name in the celebrity world and helped him launch his acting career.
3. Rise to Stardom
Carrigan’s screen fame began in 2002 when he landed the role of Brian in the movie “Mary/Mary” and as Paul in an episode of “Scrubs”. Since then, he’s been featured on “House,” “Grey’s Anatomy,” and “Criminal Minds.” He also landed lead roles in “The Flip Side” and “The Event.”
4. Comedy Career
Comedy is one of Carrigan’s biggest passions. His stand-up routine has him touring all over North America providing laugh and humor for his growing group of dedicated fans.
5. Becoming Stitch
When Carrigan first arrived in Genoa City, it was originally for a four-episode story arc. However, show execs loved his performance so much, they kept him aboard. He remained on recurring status until November 2013, and was then offered a much-coveted contract.