Ethan Page Furlong is the 17 year-old son of actor Edward Furlong and former actress Racheal Bella. His father had a good thing going in Hollywood until drugs and subsistence abuse robbed him of an incredible career. While his mother’s career lasted for over a decade, having been active from the early 1990s to the late 2000s.
When he was 3, his parents divorced as a result of irreconcilable differences. 5 years after the divorce, his mother found love and married another man, with whom she gave birth to twins. While his father was serving 180 days of prison time for violating his probation against his ex-girlfriend, Monica Keena whom he assaulted.
When Was He Born?
It was on the 21st day of September 2006 that his parents Edward Furlong and Racheal Bella welcomed him. He was born 5 months after they walked down the aisle.
At the time of his birth, his father has featured in movies such as Darfur, Stoic, and Night of The Demons. While his mother had retired from acting 2 years before she had him, prior she appeared in a couple of movies including The Ring (2002), American Gun (2005), and Drive-Thru (2007).
Interestingly, he was born at a time when a lot of events affected the globe, from Saddam Hussein’s death sentence to the war in Lebanon, and the nuclear stand-off in North Korea and Iran.
His Parents Divorced When He Was Still Tender
The parents of the 17 year-old took their marital vows on 19th April 2006. However, the marriage didn’t last as they would go on to split. It started when Furlong’s mother filed for divorce on 8th July 2009, when he was just 2 months from clocking 3 years.
When Ethan Page Furlong was 6, the court banned his father from spending time alone with him. This comes when Ethan tested positive for cocaine after being with his dad for some time. Prior, his mother dissolved the restraining order she initially filed, so his father could visit him. However, the 2012 order from the judge mean his father’s visits would be supervised.
While in court, his father protested calling his mother a liar who would do and say anything to keep him away from his son. Regardless of his supplications, the judge didn’t buy into his own accounts of events.
Moreover, no one knows the duration of time Ethan has been exposed to the drug. Well, his father has been abusing drugs for a long time, and this has been responsible the dead for the death of his career.
Ethan’s Father Has Been Arrested For Domestic Violence
Apart from his father’s involvement with drugs and alcoholism, he has been arrested a couple of times for different crimes including assault. And because of this, he had been in and out of rehabilitation.
He was arrested for domestic violence after a public altercation with his then-girlfriend, actress Monica Keena at Los Angeles Airport in October 2012. Besides, he was arrested twice between November 2012 and January 2013 and charged with misdemeanor battery against her.
Two months later, he was given half-a-year prison time for breaking a probation order for using force against Keena. This violated the protected order, restraining him from contacting her. Consequently, he was arrested for the second time in March 2013 and could have been sent to prison again, but he avoided it after accepting 3 conditions. They include 5 years of probation, spending 90 days in rehab, and undergoing 12 months of domestic violence counseling.
His Mother Re-Married in 2014
A year after Ethan’s father had been away in rehab, his mother found love in the arms of a man named Ron Zvagelsky. She got married to him on the 30th of July 2014 and welcomed a set of twins.
His step-father is a web developer, CEO of Presshive, and co-founder of R/nd.
Where is His Father Now?
It seems Ethan’s father is trying to fix all the things that have gone wrong with his life, from his career to his family. Even though nothing is known about his relationship with his son, there is an indication he might be getting back to his acting.
As of April 2022, he shares a picture of him spending some time with the cast and crew in the Dallas Texas shooting. The picture generated reactions from his fans and follower who were excited to see him back at work.