Big Bang Theory’s Kaley Cuoco ‘close to settling divorce’ with billionaire ex-heir
Karl Cook, the future ex-husband of Big Bang Theory star Kaley Cuoco, has reportedly hired Kim Kardashian’s divorce lawyer. Actress and billionaire son split last year after three years of marriage
Kaley Cuoco is said to be about to finalize her divorce from her second husband, Karl Cook.
The actress – best known for her role as Penny in The Big Bang Theory – announced her split from her soon-to-be ex-husband shortly after their third wedding anniversary last year.
Karl – who is the son of billionaire Scott Cook – is reportedly using Kim Kardashian’s divorce lawyer Laura Wasser as the former couple divide their assets and seek to complete their divorce.
According to the explosionthe 31-year-old equestrian recently filed documents updating the court case, which means his divorce from Kaley could be finalized very soon.
Obtained by the US publication, the new legal documents show the billionaire offspring filed a disclosure statement during the couple’s divorce – which normally indicates a case gearing up for settlement.
The file includes all current financial details of income and expenses, including all relevant property involving both parties and descriptions of assets.
Karl’s attorney is considered one of the best in the business – having been involved in resolving Brad Pitt and Angelina Jolie’s child custody battle and Dr Dre’s messy breakup in the past.
It is believed that a rock-solid prenup agreement was in place before Kaley, 36, and Karl tied the knot in 2018.
The former couple exchanged vows in San Diego, Calif., two years after they first met and fell in love.
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Before their split, The Flight Attendant star Kaley shocked many when she revealed at one point that she and her then-husband were not living together.
The star – reportedly worth $100million from his lucrative Big Bang Theory gig – claimed work commitments were the reason for their estranged living arrangements.
The former couple eventually cohabited and spent most of the lockdown together before celebrating their third anniversary last June.
However, a few months later, it was all over – Kaley and Karl confirming that they had separated in September 2021.
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“Despite a deep love and respect for each other, we have come to realize that our current paths have taken us in opposite directions,” read a joint statement from the couple at the time.
“We both shared a lot of our journey publicly, so while we’d prefer to keep that aspect of our personal lives private, we wanted to be open in our truth together. There’s no anger or animosity. , quite the contrary.”
The statement concluded: “We have made this decision together out of immense respect and consideration for each other and ask that you do the same with the understanding that we will not be sharing any additional details or commenting further.”
Before finding love with Karl, Kaley was married to Ryan Sweeting for three years.
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