Jerry Hall files for divorce | State and National News

Jerry Hall has filed for divorce from Rupert Murdoch.

The 65-year-old model filed the paperwork to officially end her marriage to the 91-year-old media mogul in California Superior Court in LA County, citing “irreconcilable differences”.

According to PEOPLE, Jerry is asking for child support and for her husband to pay his legal fees.

The documents add that Jerry does not want the court to award spousal support to her ex-husband.

In her filing, Jerry said she “is unaware of the full nature and extent of all assets and debts, and will amend this petition when the information is verified.”

The couple married in a civil ceremony at Spencer House in London on March 4, 2016, before holding a wedding service at St. Brides Church in Fleet Street the following day.

The media mogul – who owns both The Times and The Sun in the UK – was first married to Patricia Booker, with whom he had Prudence, 64, before separating from her in 1967.

He then married his second wife Anna Maria Torv later that year and the couple had Elisabeth, 53, Lachlan, 50 and James, 49 together, but he married Wendi Deng in 1999, just days later. his divorce from Anna.

However, Rupert and Wendi – who together have children Grace, 21, and Chloe, 19 – divorced in 2013.

Meanwhile, Jerry previously had a long-term relationship with rock legend Mick Jagger in the 1990s and has children Elizabeth, 38, James, 36, Georgia May, 30 and Gabriel, 24, with him , but they separated in 1999 when she found out he had been having an affair with Brazilian model Luciana Gimenez.

At the time of their 2016 wedding, Rupert claimed he was “the luckiest, happiest man alive” and on his 90th birthday in 2021, Jerry is said to have “adored Mr Murdoch during the festivities”.

Melvin B. Baillie