Marc Anthony was the one who filed the divorce papers. 1
According to LA's newspaper La Opinión, the Boricua star took the first step to disolve the marriage. Although they wed in the Dominican Republic, Marc Anthony chose to start the proceedings in Miami, where they were living at the time.
After several weeks of absence in social media, Shannon de Lima has gotten into it again. 2
"There are places that connect you with your true self," she wrote when posting this photo.
This is the official record of the divorce papers. 3
The next court date is scheduled for January 9, 2017 before judge Sarah I. Zabel, who is in charge of the case. According to Florida law, if both parts agree, the divorce decree could be completed withing four weeks. So they could be single again on Valentine's day. Ready for a new love, maybe?
Shannon de Lima wasn't happy with Marc, according to those close to her. 5
Some of her friends have insisted that she got tired of his constant traveling. For the last two years, Marc Anthony has been on tour and launching a new company.
She has an 8-year-old son, so she hasn't been able to travel with him all the time and the distance has taken a toll.
There is a prenup. 6
Sources close to Leinoff & Lemos, the law firm representing Marc Anthony, confirmed it and revealed that beside financial compensation, it also includes a confidenciality clause. It means that Shannon de Lima can't comment on her life with the singer.
It was a short marriage, so the divorce shouldn't be complicated. 7
Not only did it last only two years, but they didn't have kids together and the only property they allegedly bought together was their LA mansion, which is up for sale already.
Jennifer López gets busy with somebody else? 8
While it seemed that Marc Anthony and Jennifer Lopez were getting close again, her camp has denied a possible reconciliation. Even more, there are reports that JLo rejected a $1million proposal to sing at a Miami disco on New Year's Eve, to welcome 2017 in Las Vegas with none other than Drake!