Interesting Biography Facts
Demetria Devonne Lovato
singer, songwriter, actress
August 20, 1992
Albuquerque, New Mexico, United States
Demi Lovato family members
Patrick Martin Lovato
Dianna Lee Hart
Dallas Lovato (older sister), Amber Smith (older half-sister), Madison De La Garza (younger half-sister)
Is Demi Lovato a lesbian/bisexual?
What is Demi Lovato marital status?
Who is Demi Lovato husband?
Wilmer Valderrama (ex-boyfriend)
Not long ago a popular singer Demi Lovato was driven into a hospital. The star had an overdose. Demi was close to death, but fortunately, doctors saved her life. Nowadays Lovato is still hospitalized. She suffers from complications of her overdose. Her family members do everything they can to help their dear daughter and sister to recover. By the way, Demi developed a drug addiction at the age of 17. Later she coped with it and even wrote a song “Sober” to celebrate many years of her struggle with this disorder. Let’s see, who stays by Demi’s side in her hard days.
Demi Lovato husband
Wilmer Valderrama (ex-boyfriend; dated in 2010-2016)
Date of birth: January 30, 1980
Currently Demi Lovato seems to be single. But during many years she dated an American actor Wilmer Valderrama, who played an important part in her life.
The singer met a hot young man Wilmer, when she was 17, and he was 12 years her senior. The girl fell in love with Valederrama immediately, but he tried to keep distance between them, as she was too young. When Demi turned 18, they finally started dating.
The couple made their fans happy with numerous sweet moments between them. But in 2016 two celebs announced their split through social media. Demi and Wilmer didn’t publicize the reason of their split, but told that they remained supportive friends for one another.
Wilmer Eduardo Valderrama was born in USA, but when the boy turned 3, his parents moved to Venezuela. Later Valderrama family came back to United States. The boy was sent to Taft High School in California. There he learnt English as fast as possible and started to participate in school plays. Around that time Wilmer decided to become an actor.
He attended drama classes and soon started his career on TV with small roles in TV series. Wilmer Valderrama appeared in “Summer Catch”, “Four Corners” and “Grounded for Life”. He gained popularity as Fez, an ex-change student, from “That’s 70s Show”.
After initial success Wilmer didn’t stop and started develop it. He was a screenwriter and a host of MTV show “Yo Mamma”. Among his recent projects there’s a role in a romantic movie “From Prada to Nada”, appearance in several episodes of “Grey’s Anatomy” and in Pamela Romanowsky film “The Adderall Diaries”.
As for personal life, currently Wilmer Valderrama is single. Except for Demi Lovato, he dated Mandy Moore, Lindsay Lohan and some other girls.
Who are Demi Lovato parents?
Patrick Lovato (father)
Date of birth: August 10, 1960
Date of death: June 22, 2013
Disney channel actress Demi Lovato had complicated relationships with her father. He separated from the girl’s mother, when she was 2 years old and from that moment he was a rare guest in Demi’s life. The singer stopped communicating with her dad, when she turned 14. Nevertheless, his early death made a great impact on her.
Patrick Martin Lovato spent his young years in New Mexico. He was an engineer and musician. Patrick married Demi’s mother Dianna Lee Smith on August 25, 1984. Their wedding ceremony was held in Las Vegas, Nevada.
Demi gave emotional and contradictory interviews about her dad. She told that he was abusive, and at the same time mentioned, that he “wanted to be a good father”. According to the singer’s words, Patrick told once, that he was grateful to her stepfather Eddie DeLaGarza for his care about Demi instead of him.
Later Demi Lovato devoted to his dad a song “”For the Love of a Daughter”. Patrick died in winter, 2013 after long struggle with cancer.
Dianna DeLaGarza (mother)
Date of birth: August 8, 1962
Born Dianna Lee Smith spent her early years in Dallas, TX. She was brought up in the family of Sue Emmons and Donald Smith.
A very creative girl Dianna started her career as a cheerleader. Later she turned her face to music and became a country musician. It was Dianna, who inspired Demi Lovato to start career of a singer.
In addition to singing, Dianna is popular as an actress and producer. Besides, she manages her daughter’s career.
Dianna was married twice and divorced once in her life. Her first husband was Patrick Lovato, with whom she welcomed two daughters – Dallas and Demi. In 1994 she divorced from her husband Patrick. The reason was their too tough schedules and distance between them, which prevented both from developing strong relationship.
Later Dianna married Ford manager Eddie De La Garza. They have a common daughter Madison.
Dianna’s family life has never been easy, but she was always ready to struggle for better future. Her road to a happy family life she described in the book “Falling with Wings: A Mother’s Story”.
Demi Lovato siblings
Amber Lovato-Smith (older half-sister)
Date of birth: April 28, 1983
Amber is Demi’s older sister from her father’s side. During many years Disney actress had no idea about Amber’s existence. But in 2013 the girls finally crossed their way.
Dallas Lovato (older sister)
Date of birth: February 4, 1988
Dallas is the only full-sibling of Demi Lovato. She was born in Dallas, Texas and grew up there. Dallas is a moderately popular actress. She started her career from featuring in an episode of “Wizards of Waverly Place”. Her other popular screen works are in “Snowflake, the White Gorilla” and in “The Helpers”.
Madison De La Garza (younger half-sister)
Date of birth: December 28, 2001
Probably, Madison is the most popular of Demi Lovato siblings. She rose to fame at a tender age of 7, when a cute plump girl was cast as Juanita Solis, Eva Longoria screen daughter, in a popular drama series “Desperate Housewives”.
A lot has changed since then, and a plump kid turned into a beautiful young girl, famous actress and vlogger.
She was born in the family of Dianna and Eddie De La Garza. She gained initial popularity as Juanita Solis, and later continued her career of an actress with the projects “Princess Protection Program”, “Bad Teacher”, “Gnome Alone” and others.
In her interview to “Seventeen” the actress shared her school problems. It turned out that she was bullied for overweight. But nowadays the girl is slim and very fit.
In addition to acting De La Garza hosts YouTube channel, where she shares her daily routine and makeup secrets.
Demi and Madison are very close. They always stay in touch and phone each other every day, when Demi is on tour.
In May 2021 Demi came out as a non-binary person. She uses the pronouns “they/their” while speaking about herself. She changed her mind several times about how she feels more natural, speaking about herself as “she” and being 100% a woman and then changing it to “they”. In September 2022 she still feels, that “they” sounds closer to her.
On August 2022 she released her 8th studio album “Holy Fvck”. The album immediately became popular and occupied a place in the top 10 music charts in USA and UK.