Arnold Schwarzenegger is officially divorcing Maria Shriver ten years after they separated.
A sitting judge, after a December 2021 private judge who signed off on it earlier in December 20, signed the divorce papers Tuesday morning at L.A. Superior Court.
Arnold and Maria were famously estranged after Maria, a journalist, filed for divorce on July 11, 2011, when he learned that Joseph Baena had been fathered.
According to TMZ, the divorce remained in limbo over a decade because of a lackluster motivation and a complicated property settlement agreement.
It’s official! It’s been more than a decade since they separated. Arnold Schwarzenegger & Maria Shriver have officially divorced.
While the details of the property settlement are confidential, TMZ claims that it involved an estimated $400 Million. Sources close to the situation said that everything was actually divided in half.
Laura Wasser, a famous lawyer for divorce represented Maria while KristinaRoyce was hired by Arnold.
Joseph was just days away from Maria’s birth of Christopher on October 2, 1997.
It wasn’t until May 2011 that it became clear that the child of the housekeeper was actually his.
Maria and Arnold got married in 1986, but they didn’t have any prenups. Together they have four children: Katherine, Christina, 30 and Christina, 28; Patrick, 28; Christopher, 24
Joseph wasn’t his son when the Terminator actor was born until about seven years later.
Maria and Arnold were married in 1986 without a prenup. Together they have four children: Katherine, Christina, 30 and Patrick, 28; Christopher, 24, and Christopher, 24.
They were still close even though they split and both have since moved on with their romance.
Arnold has been dating physical therapist Heather Milligan for over eight years while Maria was in a relationship with Matthew Dowd.
Arnold and Maria were famously separated for many years. Maria was notified by the journalist that he had fathered Joseph Baena.
Baena pictured with his mother, Mildred Patricia “Patty” Baena
Although they split up, their exes maintained a cordial relationship throughout the years. However, both have moved on romantically.