American actress, Lena Waithe and her wife Alana Mayo are about to get a divorce as the actresses’ wife filed for divorce.
This is just one year after they got married at a San Francisco courthouse.
Court records obtained by The Blast, earlier this week revealed that Alana filed a petition for divorce in Los Angeles Superior Court.
Meanwhile, in January, Lena Waithe announced that they had separated, two months after their marriage was announced on The Ellen DeGeneres Show.
They both released a statement in USA Todayjoint s concerning the split. They said:
”After careful thought and consideration, we have decided to part ways.
“We have nothing but support for one another and ask that you respect our privacy during this time.”
However, since the announcement, rumours have gone around that Waithe was unfaithful in the union and was buying expensive gifts for other women.
The estranged couple had been together for over three years.
Lena and Alana got engaged in Tokyo on Thanksgiving Day, 2017.