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Actual Housewives of New Jersey alum Lauren Manzo’s husband, Vito Scalia, has reportedly filed for divorce after eight years of marriage.
In accordance with paperwork obtained by The Solar on Monday, October 23, Vito, 37, filed for divorce from Lauren, 35 — who’s the daughter of Bravo star Caroline Manzo — on September 5, citing “irreconcilable variations” as the rationale for the break up.
“The events have skilled irreconcilable variations for a interval of at the very least six months which has precipitated the breakdown of their marriage and it’s obvious that the wedding needs to be dissolved as there isn’t any affordable prospect of reconciliation,” Scalia said within the paperwork.
Per the outlet, Lauren was served the authorized paperwork on September 29, along with her lawyer informing the courtroom days later that he can be representing the previous actuality star and dealing with “all monetary associated points, together with, with out limitation, alimony, equitable distribution and counsel charges.”
Us Weekly solely introduced that Lauren and Scalia tied the knot in a Bravo-filmed marriage ceremony in July 2015, two years after getting engaged. They welcomed their daughter, Markie, in February 2017. “My Markie Woman 💗,” Lauren captioned an Instagram snap of her and the toddler after giving delivery.
Hypothesis that the pair had referred to as it quits first sparked in 2017 when eagle-eyed followers observed that Lauren hadn’t shared a social media photograph of her husband in additional than a yr. Scalia later shut down the rumors in a January 2019 Fb publish, writing, “We simply don’t put our relationship on social media and folks can’t appear to grasp that. We’re good!!!!!!”
Earlier this yr, rumors swirled as soon as once more when Lauren posted through Instagram whereas not sporting her marriage ceremony ring, Lauren, nonetheless, shortly clapped again at individuals for questioning her relationship standing.
“To begin with, I really give zero f**ks if you happen to admire me or not,” she wrote within the feedback part in July. “Secondly, I haven’t been on TV for 7 years.” She continued, “I’m allowed to maintain many elements of my life personal particularly after having a baby. When you don’t prefer it then avoid my web page. Easy as that.”
Lauren has confronted a myriad of modifications this yr. In Could, she revealed that she had misplaced 80 kilos, crediting weight reduction drug Mounjaro for serving to her shed the final 30. “I went gluten [and] dairy free over a yr in the past. I had the Lap-Band, I received it eliminated once more. I received as much as 208 kilos,” she instructed Web page Six on the time.
The previous actuality star acknowledged that some “don’t like” or “applaud” the drug, including, “It’s a shot in your abdomen as soon as every week, it’s the identical as Ozempic. And truthfully, I actually do imagine that weight problems and issues like that — they’re a significant difficulty with individuals — it’s inflicting psychological well being points for me. You guys have seen the battle with this since I’m 20 years previous, and it’s been actually onerous for me.”
Lauren appeared alongside her mother and brothers Albie and Chris Manzo for the primary 5 seasons of RHONJ, which premiered in 2009. She and her siblings additionally starred within the Bravo spinoff Manzo’d With Youngsters, which aired from 2014 to 2016.