by Noah Johnson on January 06, 2013 | Comments Off
Television personality Bethenny Frankel has filed for divorce from her husband Jason Hoppy. In December, she announced that they were going their separate ways and now she has made it official. People magazine has more details surrounding the split:
It’s official – Bethenny Frankel and Jason Hoppy’s marriage is over.
Having announced a separation over the holidays, the reality star began the divorce process by filing earlier this week in New York, TMZ reports.
“It brings me great sadness to say that Jason and I are separating,” Frankel, 42, had said in a statement Dec. 23. “This was an extremely difficult decision that as a woman and a mother, I have to accept as the best choice for our family.”
The split comes after months of rumors that the pair – who married in 2010 and are parents to daughter Bryn, 2½ – were on the rocks.
“Bethenny is devastated,” a friend tells PEOPLE.
TMZ has confirmed the divorce filing. Stay tuned as we learn more details on the divorce filing. Bethenny and Jason share a two-year-old daughter together named Bryn Casey Hoppy. This marks Bethenny’s second divorce, as she was previously married to Peter Sussman.