Skylar Staten Randall is the daughter of popular celebrity photographer, Bryan Randall. Skylar Staten Randall’s father, Bryan is also popular as the boyfriend of Hollywood star, Sandra Bullock. Skylar Staten Randall is now in her late 20s and as per some sources, Skylar Staten Randall for a while tried to get herself into modeling.
What’s interesting about her life is the fact that Skylar Staten Randall once almost became the official daughter of Sandra Bullock. Few people still oppose that is still possible. Bullock’s fans were starting to have a keen interest in Skylar Staten Randall seeing her as well as the actress’ growing closeness.
Also, Skylar Staten Randall’s dreadful childhood intrigued and brought her hoards of sympathies thereby bringing her fans who are crazy to know about her usual pursuits.
However, as per sources, it looks like, Skylar Staten Randall has cut all of her ties with her celebrated photographer father and even her popular relationship with Bullock. So we are going to talk about the reason behind it.
Skylar Staten Randall’s Tragic Upbringing
Skylar Staten Randall was born in September in the year 1993 in Los Angeles which is in California. Skylar Staten Randall’s biological mother is Janine Staten. She died from a drug overdose in the year 2004.
Her mother died in a coma. During that time her body went septic from heroin addiction. They had admitted her to the hospital on December 6 in the year 2003 but ultimately lost her life on January 7 in the year 2004.
Rogue Valley Medical Center waived off Janine’s enormous medical bills. As a gesture of humbleness to her mother who worked tirelessly in the community and later, herself died of a heart attack delivering blueberry muffins to the Society of St Vincent de Paul. It is a Catholic voluntary organization that cares for the vulnerable.
Once when Skylar Staten Randall was around 10, her mother dated someone from a record label. During this, she got to meet stars like Kevin Costner, Charlie Sheen, as well as Robert Downey Jr.
Skylar Staten Randall’s grandfather and Bryan’s father, late Gary A Randall served the United States Air Force. He was later honorably let go of. Staten’s grandad, Gary’s career included working for ESCO, Portland Bottling Company, as well as 41 years with Alsco American Linen.
Skylar Staten Randall’s Mother Loved Her But she had Her Struggle With Drug Addiction. Not long before her death, Sky’s mother, Janine had rented a home with their daughter as well as husband Michael Blankenship, an addict, and a heroin dealer, in Medford, Oregon. A family member revealed that Janine loved her daughter but she had a demon on her back.
As per some sources, Skylar Staten Randall’s mother had so much talent as well as hope. She had a dream of making it in Hollywood as a screenwriter. At one point Sky’s mom was working at MTV and she was dating someone high up at DreamWorks Records.
Skylar Staten Randall’s father, Bryan had left her and her mom all alone when the relationship went to the rocks. Later on, a family member – who did not wish to be named as said Staten and now Bullock’s boyfriend fell in love, got engaged, and had a baby but then they fell apart.
Two years later after her mother’s demise, Skylar Staten Randall grew up under the guidance of her grandmother Pierrette until her death.
Then, her father brought her to Los Angeles. There she attended high school. Skylar Staten Randall next moved to Arizona to attend college. Thereafter graduating she moved back to L.A. Bryan. There she started to take care of Skylar only when she was just 14 years old.
Skylar Staten Randall got custody of his daughter in the year 2007 after her grandmother Perri died in February that year. During the last stage of her life, Skylar Staten Randall’s mom was with a guy named Michael Blankenship who she met at a Narcotics Anonymous group. She later attended methadone clinics with him. The pair began their relationship in the year 2001.
Skylar Staten’s Father Abandoned Her As well as Her Mother
Skylar Staten Randall had a troubled relationship with her photographer father. In September 2015, Daily Mail reported that Skylar Staten Randall’s father as well as Sandra Bullock’s current boyfriend is a former drug addict who faced police action for being a deadbeat father.
When Skylar Staten Randall was still young, her father Bryan was sued over unpaid child support for Skylar.
Skylar Staten Randall’s father, Bryan also underwent rehab for drug problems. He left his daughter with her mother even though the woman, his former fiancee, had a heroin habit which ultimately took her life.
He later confessed on his Facebook that he was loaded on LSD when he and his late ex-wife conceived Skylar Staten Randall.
Before photography, Bryan was popular as a fashion model. Also, He appeared on the pages of Vogue Paris. Skylar Staten Randall’s dad has also posed for Hugo Boss and Saint Laurent.
Additionally, Bryan Randall appeared alongside supermodel, Cindy Crawford in the year 2011 spread for Harper’s Bazaar Singapore.
Skylar’s Father, Bryan Randall’s Was Irresponsible.
Skylar Staten Randall’s father had A Terrible History. The Oregonian was in rehabilitation for substance abuse while his then-fiancée named Janine Staten was pregnant with Skylar back in the year 1990.
Several sources as well as family members confirmed that Bryan was not present in his daughter’s early life. Moreover, official documents from the past showed the court ordered him to pay for around ten months of unpaid child support totaling nearly around $2,000.
Additional documents obtained from an Oregon court showed the authorities stated that he paid monthly child support of $187 and $1,870 in past support he had missed paying in the past as well.
What’s more, in the year 1993 police arrested him in Multnomah County for Driving Under Influence and three years later in the year 1996 for a probation violation.
Again, in the year 2012, Bryan faced a restraining order. He faced such an order for smearing his neighbor’s door with dog feces.
Bryan Came Back In Skylar’s Life
Randall’s mom, Janine often fell on hard times, and she as well as Skylar Staten Randall lived with a close friend and a former roommate named Eric Engelbach. Eric told Daily Mail Online that Janine never talked about Bryan, he just wasn’t in the picture of the mother-daughter duo.
He only disappeared from their lives.
Engelbach, a restaurant manager also added Bryan wasn’t present at all. He said Skylar Staten Randall’s grandmother, Perri did a lot of the work for her bringing, and that she essentially raised her. Eric described Skylar Staten Randall as a good girl and a very bright kid.
Engelbach is the person who last lived with Staten ad well as Skylar in the year 2001, said Bryan only got the guardianship of Sky because Janine, as well as Perri, passed away.
Skylar’s uncle and Bryan’s brother, anywho, in the year 2015 said Bullock’s bae had been clean as well as sober for quite a long time. Another friend stated that it had been a decade since the Portland native touched drugs.
It was only after Skylar Staten Randall’s mother, Stefan’s death that Bryan began to man up. At present he is the owner of Bryan Randall Photography.