Kelly Monaco is famous for playing Sam McCall on him General Hospital. Sam is an adventurous spirit who has done many incredible things in his life, including many criminal activities.
Monaco’s life seems far more tedious than her character’s life, but there’s something Monaco did that Sam didn’t: burn her prom dress. In fact, Monaco had a heartbreak for doing this.
Kelly Monaco burns off her prom dress on show ‘Dirty Soap’
In 2011, Monaco and i General Hospital co-star Kirsten Storms appeared on the reality show Dirty soap. This short series followed several soap stars while navigating work and personal matters.
On the first program of the show, Monaco was seen firing her prom dress. Her reason? The dress was in memory of her boyfriend, whom she was desperately trying to move on.
Monaco dated their high school sweetheart Mike Gonzalez for 18 years. The couple met when Monaco was a teenager in high school, and it was a big part of her life before she became famous. Their relationship ended in 2009.
Forward Dirty soap, fans saw that Monaco was still too attached to some parts of her life with Gonzalez, including his stuff being in her house. With the help of Storms, she slowly got rid of those memories and even burned her prom dress, which she wore with Gonzalez.
Why did Kelly break up Monaco and her 18 year old boyfriend?
Monaco seems to be a private man who doesn’t share much about her private life. Therefore, little is known about her current relationship status.
In 2017, there were rumors that Monaco could be reunited with Billy Miller, its former co-star General Hospital at the time. Miller played Monaco’s love interest on the show and the two seemed to spend a lot of time together. However, Monaco and Miller have maintained that they are just friends.