Skylar Satenstein is an American physician who gained fame thanks to her marriage to the musical star, Lars Ulrich. The marriage lasted from 1997 to 2004 when they ended in divorce. The couple was blessed with two children in their years together. Since the divorce, Skylar has stayed away from the limelight even as her former husband has gone on to marry one more time. He was previously married before he met Skylar.
Biography of Skylar Satenstein
The blond brown-eyed beauty was born on the 23rd of June 1971 in New York, USA. She received a medical degree from Columbia University in 1997. She grew up with her two siblings; Louis, her brother, and Sloan Statenstein Klein, her sister.
Her parents are Frank Satenstein who worked as a producer and director for CBS Television and her mother is Celia Onkel. The marriage between her parents later came to an end and her mother later remarried James Hogan, a lawyer.
Skylar attended the Ransom Everglades School in Florida after which she studied at Harvard University from 1989 to 1993. She studied Cellular and Molecular Biology. She graduated with a Bachelor’s degree in Applied Science.
Going forward, she joined Columbia University College of Physicians and Surgeons in 1993. She also earned her degree as a Doctor of Medicine in 1997. In 2002, she attended the University of California at Berkeley where she received a Master’s degree in Public Health. She is studying Preventive Medicine at the University of California in San Francisco and also obtained a degree in Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation.
Skylar has collected a great amount of money throughout her medical career as her yearly salary as an ER physician is $339,215 and as a cosmetic surgeon, she earns $173,034.
Her Marriage To Lars Ulrich
She was previously married to Lars Ulrich and has two sons with him. She came into the limelight after her marriage to Lars Ulrich.
Lars was born on the 26th of December, 1963 in Gentofte, Denmark. He migrated with his family to Los Angeles with his family in 1980 and he was 16 years old then. His father Torben Ulrich was a professional Tennis player and so, as a kid, Lars was a serious Tennis player too. He is a drummer and his trademark is referred to as ‘powerful drumming. He is the drummer for the heavy metal band ‘Metallica’. Before marrying Skylar, he was previously married to Debbie Jones. The marriage lasted for just two years (1988-1990)
Presently, he lives in California and he currently has three children, two with Skylar and one with actress Connie Nielsen who is his ex-girlfriend. However, in 2015, according to People.com, he celebrated his upcoming wedding to model Jessica Miller, with a bachelor’s party.
He is said to be the richest member of his band having a net worth, a whopping $350 million, and in an interview with Matt Damon, he stated that his love interest who inspired the character of ‘Skylar’ in The Good Will Hunting was married to a millionaire who also owned his own jet.
Skyler Had Two Children With Ulrich
Even though their marriage only lasted a few years, it still managed to produce two kids. Skylar’s sons with Lars are Myles Ulrich and Layne Ulrich. After the divorce, Skyler, and Ulrich shared custody of their sons.
Myles was born on the 5th of August, 1998. He is already following in the footsteps of his father as he also wants to be a musical star and drummer to be precise. Myles went to Berklee College Of Music and has been playing the drum for many years now.
Layne, on the other hand, was born on the 6th of May, 2001. Unsurprisingly, Layne is also doing the one thing that his family is now getting known for, music. He plays bass and guitar.
Unknown details about Skylar Satenstein
1. Skylar Satenstein had no idea her ex-husband, Lars was from Metallica when they first started dating.
2. She dated Lars for a year and they were married for seven years (26TH January 1997 to March 2004).
3. During her college days in Harvard, Skylar used to date Matt Damon, an A–list Hollywood screenwriter and producer. This brought the inspiration behind her character in ‘The Good Will Hunting’.
4. Skylar and Matt had a long-distance relationship while they dated and she eventually left Matt Damon for Lars Ulrich.
5. She is currently an ER (emergency room) physician in San Francisco and a cosmetic surgeon.
6. In 1993, Skylar and O.J Simpson. It was said that the relationship did not last for even a year.
7. The net worth of Skylar Satenstein is estimated to be around $2 million.