After 10 years of marriage and two beautiful children later Vanessa Bryant has filed for divorce from NBA baller Kobe Bryant. Apparently Vanessa has evidence that Kobe has once again cheated on her & she has finally reached her breaking point.
All I can say is WOW! The sad part about this all is that there are children involved, millions of dollars, houses, cars and a lot more. And guess what! There was no pre-nup so Vanessa is about to clean house! Pop the hood for the scoop.
Vanessa Bryant filed legal docs Friday afternoon, citing “irreconcilable differences.”
Sources connected with the couple tell TMZ … Vanessa — who stuck by Kobe after he was charged with sexually assaulting a Colorado woman in 2003 — decided to end the marriage because she believes Kobe has been unfaithful … again.
As one source puts it, “She’s been dealing with these incidents for a long time and has been a faithful wife, but she’s finally had enough,” adding, “This one is the straw that broke the camel’s back.”
And our sources say … Kobe “desperately” wants to win Vanessa back and will do “whatever it takes” to save their 10 1/2 year marriage.
According to the legal docs, Vanessa is asking for joint custody of their 2 daughters — 8-year-old Natalia and 5-year-old Gianna — but Vanessa is asking that Kobe get visitation rights, which means she wants the kids in her care most of the time.
We’ve learned the couple has NO PRENUP, so 29-year-old Vanessa is entitled to half of the empire Kobe built over the last decade.
She’s also requesting spousal support … which is typical in divorce cases. Kobe, who filed his response to the divorce minutes after Vanessa filed her petition, says he will pay her spousal support.
According to the docs, Vanessa is being repped by disso-queen Laura Wasser and attorney Samantha Klein. Wasser reps oodles of celebs, including Britney Spears, Angelina Jolie, Maria Shriver and Kim Kardashian.
The Bryants released a joint statement … saying they have “resolved all issues” privately, with the assistance of counsel. [source]
And who didn’t see this coming? Smdh…..I wonder what Kobe’s ex Brandy thinks about all this……