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Ray Galletti Met His Wife Katherine Barrell On The Set Of My Ex Ex

Ray Galletti and his wife Katherine Barrell posing on their wedding day on December 29, 2017
Ray Galletti and his wife Katherine Barrell posing on their wedding day on December 29, 2017( Source : instagram )

Ray Galletti wife Katherine Barrell is an actress notable for playing Sheriff Nicole Haught in the TV series Wynonna Earp. Katharine got married to Ray on 29 December 2017.

Born in Montreal, Ray is a Canadian actor, producer and writer. His father was in Navy and served in the Atlantic battle as a naval officer on one of the many warships called The Corvette.

The actor attended John Abbott College and graduated in 1997. He got his first break in the movie Obstruction of Justice as a young thief.

The 48-year-old actor appeared in Workin' Moms as Jonathan, Pretty Hard Cases as Det Mike McConnell, in Private Eyes as Randy Pawlachuck and Degrassi:Next Class as a police officer.

Ray Galletti Spouse Katherine Barrel Is In The Showbiz Industry

Ray Galletti wife Katherine Barrel is a versatile director. Katherine started her acting career as Rowena in the movie Poe.

Katherine Barrel, age 33, was born on 12 February 1990 in Toronto, Canada, to her parents, Paul Barrell and Tressa Barrell. Her mother is a Slovenian.

She stands at the height of 5 feet, eight and half inches. She bagged People’s Choice Award winner for Wynonna Earp in 2018 and 2020.

The Canadian native shared that she is a proud Canadian and loves her country and its culture in an interview with Narrative Muse. She addded that she is inspired by Sofia Coppola and her work on Marie Antoinette and the clear female lens.

The actress attended Assumption Catholic Secondary School. Then she went to Sheridan College to study musical theatre and transferred to filmmaking and acting at the School of Media and Performing Arts, George Brown College.

Katherine with her mother Tressa in white attire on her wedding day
Katherine with her mother Tressa in white attire on her wedding day ( Source : instagram )

Workin' Moms actress also trained from the the Groundlings School of Comedy in Los Angeles. The phenomenal actress won Canadian Screen Award at Cogeco Fund Audience Choice Award in 2020; she was nominated for the same category one year earlier.

Apart from acting, Katharine is also a producer and director. As per her IMDB profile, she has three directorial and writing credits for Breakdown, Dissecting Gwen and Cannonball. She has produced seven short movies to date.

She appeared in Workin' Moms as Alicia Rutherford, Murdoch Msyteries as Miss Rosevear, Good Witch as Joy Harper and A Goodwink Christmas: Miracle of Love as Joy Fickett.

The actress rose to prominence with her brilliant acting in supernatural Western horror TV series Wynonna Earp as Sheriff Nicole Haught. Her character has a tragic past linked to Purgatory.

Ray And Katherine Relationship

Ray Galletti and Katherine Barrel met while shooting on the set of My Ex-Ex in 2013. Kat played the role of Mary, and Ray portrayed the role of Ted Rosen.

Mirror, mirror on the wall, sometimes Cinderella meets her Prince Charming at work, not at the ball. Such a case is for the adorable couple, Ray and Kat.

Katherine is 33 years old, and Ray is 48; the couple has fifteen years of an age gap. Despite the age difference, they have been married for almost six years.

Ray constantly posts about her partner;'s accomplishments in the showbiz industry. He gushed about her the finish line on her film Dissecting Gwen. He wrote, "Couldn't be more proud of my partner in love & crime #katbarrell."

The Couple Got Engaged In 2016

Ray proposing his partner Katherine to be his wife in January 2016
Ray proposing his partner Katherine to be his wife in January 2016 ( Source : instagram )

On January 19, 2016, Ray shared pictures of him getting on his knees and proposing to Kat for marriage. He put a ring on her on a romantic evening in front of a tree decorated with lights.

He posted the pictures alongside the caption, "I think these pics say it all... and we couldn't be happier! Thank you, Lady B (@katbarrell), for being my partner in everything and evermore!."

They Tied The Knot In 2017

Ray and his spouse Katherine got married in winter 2017
Ray and his spouse Katherine got married in winter 2017 ( Source : instagram )

Ray and Katherine were pronounced husband and wife in a snowy winter wedding on 19 December 2017. 

The Pretty Hard Crashes actor shared a picture of the groom and bride in the snow. Kat looked angelic in her white wedding gown styled with a red shawl and long white veil. Ray looked dashing in a greyish suit with a red rose.

One Instagram user congratulated them with a heartwarming wish, "Congratulations, I'm over the moon for you both. Happy New Year, too! Sending love from Oz."

The Duo Started a Family in 2021

Ray and Katherine with their first born son, Ronin Barrell Galletti
Ray and Katherine with their first born son, Ronin Barrell Galletti ( Source : instagram )

Ray and Katherine welcomed their first child, Ronin Barrell Galletti, on 8 September 2021, weighing 8 lbs. He showed gratitude towards his partner and wrote, "Welcome to your life, my son, with every breath lead with love… always love."

The little one recently celebrated his first birthday with his parents. Katharine shared pictures of him alongside four long-paragraph birthday wishes.

The Barrell family has a furry babe in their home; they adopted a dog named Bernie in March 2016. They celebrate his adoption anniversary as Bernieversary.

Kat Writes Adorable Birthday And Anniversary Shoutout To Ray

Kat posted a birthday tribute to Ray on her Instagram, saying, "Ray, this is the light you bring to my life. Every moment is a celebration, a chance to laugh, grow, and look at the bright side of things. So please join me in sending lots of light to this ray of sunshine today! HAPPY BIRTHDAY !!!"

In December 2022, she shared a picture with Ray of the occasion of their fifth wedding anniversary. She penned, "My person, my partner, my best friend, my love. Happy Anniversary @raygalletti. Life moves too fast, and I can’t believe five years of marriage have already flown by."

Katherine always has some wise words to describe Ray as her perfect match on her Instagram captions. She uploaded a photo montage of Ray on his birthday and thanked him for her constant suppport in 2018.

On valentine's day in 2017, Ray posted a photo dump of him with Katherine when they first met. He penned, "Throwback 'Valentine's love' to when we first met... never been the same since. Je t'aime @katbarrell."

In another post, he revelaed that they found a rogue samurai on the beach on the day they met.

Ray and Katherine celebrating their fifth wedding anniversary
Ray and Katherine celebrating their fifth wedding anniversary ( Source : instagram )

The Good Witch Actress Came Out as Bisexual

Katharine came out to be bisexual during an interview with Diva Magazine in 2019. As she is married to a man, she clarified that she was attracted to both men and women, and the person she fell for is a man.

The couple has managed to weather the storm of online confusion regarding their relationship and going strong.

In June 2020, she participated in a fundraising event organized by Tagg Magazine and their scholarship fund for Queer Womxn of Colour.