Erika Jayne and Tom Girardi are ending their marriage. Erika Jayne, 49, told a news channel that she had filed a divorce from Girardi, 81. She is famous for her role in the Real Housewives Of Beverly Hills.
She said that the couple was married for 21 years, and now they are splitting. Erika Jayne Divorce Girardi after 21 years of marriage.
“After much consideration, I have decided to end my marriage to Tom Girardi,” said Jayne. “This is not a step taken lightly or easily. I have great love and respect for Tom and for our years and the lives we built together.”
“It is my absolute wish to proceed through this process with respect and with the privacy that both Tom and I deserved,” she added. “I request others give us that privacy as well.”
Erika said that they met in Los Angeles, where she was a waitress in a bar, and Girardi was a regular customer. After a year of friendship, Girardi, a powerful attorney who won the landmark case that inspired the movie Erin Brokovich asked Erika to marry him. The couple got married in 1999.
“It really was two people coming together who really enjoy each other’s company,”
For a long time, people criticized them for the difference in their age.
“Everyone thought I was marrying him to have a baby and lock down the money, as ugly as that sounds,”
In 2017, she said and surprised everyone when she was on ‘Andy Cohen’s Then & Now’ that she has not signed any prenuptial agreement. Here’s the quote she said,
“I don’t have a prenup,” said the singer. “But let me tell you something, let me be very clear. I’m married to a very powerful lawyer. A prenup wouldn’t stand in his way anyway. So it doesn’t matter whether you had one or you didn’t, it’s gonna be all Tom’s way, I assure you. He’ll rip that piece of paper to shreds in two seconds.”
Erika Jayne was earlier married to Thomas Zizzo, and they have a son together. His name is Tommy and 26 years old. Erika Jayne Divorce latest update is here with her statements on the matter.