Eva Marcille and Michael Sterling of The Real Housewives of Atlanta are divorcing after four years of marriage. Keep on reading for the details.
'RHOA' Star Splitting from Husband - Eva Marcille Files for Divorce
Eva Marcille And Michael Sterling's Marriage Is Broken
According to documents reviewed by Page Six on Tuesday, the Sisters actress told the court last week that her marriage is irretrievably broken.
No Chance Of Reconciliation
In court documents, America's Next Top Model alum stated that "there are no prospects for a reconciliation," as she seeks primary custody of her children with Sterling and child support.
They Have Two Boys
The unhappy couple has two boys, Michael and Maverick.
Marcille Has A Daughter With Kevin McCall
Marcille has a nine-year-old daughter named Marley, whom she shares with musician Kevin McCall. Sterling has been parenting the child, and she has been using his surname for the past three years, according to Page Six.
The Couple Is Separated
According to TMZ, Sterling stated in legal documents that she and Sterling are currently separated.
Marcille Wants Custody Of The Kids
Marcille stated in court documents that she should have final decision-making authority over matters concerning the children as their primary caretaker.
She Wants Sterling To Cover The Children's Expenses
Marcille urged the court that Sterling should cover the children's medical and dental bills.
Marcille Requested An Equal Partition In Assets And Debts
According to the publication, Marcille requests that the court provide her an "equitable partition" of the assets she and Sterling acquired throughout their marriage and her independent property. She also wants their debt "equitably divided."
Fans Are Shocked
Marcille and Sterling first got engaged on Christmas Day in 2017. The couple's split is a surprise; fans were shocked after hearing the news.
Marcille Wished Sterling Birthday In Dec 2022
Marcille raved about her then-husband in an Instagram birthday message in December.
She wrote, “You’re the most amazing man, father, husband, friend, confidant, life partner, spades partner, forever partner. May this be your best year yet. 2022 gave us beautiful, beautiful gifts, and I trust that 2023 will do the same.”
She Also Posted Him On Her Instagram Valentine's 2023
Marcille posted a photo of the couple and a video of them dancing on Instagram last month on Valentine's Day. She wrote, "Happy Valentine's Day @miketsterling#US forever and ever."
Their Marriage Was Featured On 'RHOA'
Marcille and Sterling married on an episode of the Bravo series, RHOA, which aired in March 2019.
Family And Friends Were Also There
The newlyweds were emotional as they exchanged wedding vows with 220 relatives and friends.
Marcille's 'RHOA' Co-stars Were Also There
Marcille's RHOA co-stars NeNe Leakes, Kandi Burruss, Cynthia Bailey, Porsha Williams, Shamari DeVoe, Tanya Sam, and Marlo Hampton were overwhelmed with emotion as well.
Vows Said By Sterling
Sterling vowed, "I promise to love you unconditionally, unrelenting, comforting, and eternal. I promise you not only this present love but future love. The future love that can't forecast the unpredictability of life but is prepared to withstand the hardships, the pains, and the struggles."
Vows Said By Marcille
Marcille said, "Michael, you're my safe place. In a world that is often disappointing, you give me hope. Learning to love the biggest part of me, my daughter Marley, holding my truth and my fragility firmly in your hands, and I know beyond a shadow of a doubt that I was designed for you. Our bond is unbreakable, and our love is pure."
It Was The Hardest Decision For Marcille
Marcille told People magazine about her divorce, "This has been one of the hardest decisions I have ever had to make, but sometimes life takes your journey in a direction you were not expecting."
The Ex-couple's Priority Is Their Children
She continued, "Our children remain our biggest priority, and the eight-and-a-half years we have spent together will always be cherished. We ask that you respect our privacy at this time."
No Reason Was Given
No one knows the exact reason why the couple decided to get separated. None of the two chose to talk about the problems.