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Actor Jeffrey Wright & Divorced Wife Carmen Ejogo Co-parent Two Kids - Is Wright Dating Anyone Today?
Updated On 08 Mar, 2021 Published On 08 Mar, 2021
Marriage ending on divorce doesn't always have to be a nasty one. Sometimes, it is mutual decisions made for amicable reasons and the parties can still maintain a great relationship even after the split. And, the same can be said about actor Jeffrey Wright and his divorced wife, actress Carmen Ejogo.
Jeffrey Wright & Ex-Wife Carmen Ejogo Married For 14 Years
Award-winning American actor Jeffrey Wright who is notable for his roles in Casino Royale and Westworld was once a happy man in a marriage. But, that marriage wasn't mean to be last forever.
Actor Jeffrey Wright and former wife, actress Carmen Ejogo. SOURCE: Pinterest
Well, Wright was married to his former wife, Carmen Ejogo who is an English actress known for her roles in Selma and Your Honor. Wright and Ejogo met in 2000 while working on the set of Boycott where the actor played the role of Martin Luther King Jr. and the actress performed the role of Coretta Scott King.
And, things indeed moved pretty quickly between them that less than two years after they met and fell in love, Wright and the Self Made star were ready to move onto the next level of their relationship as the pair decided to get married on 18th October 2011.
The Angels in American actor and Ejogo were able to sustain their marriage alive for the next fourteen years until things fell apart and the husband and wife finally decided to split.
Jeffrey Wright Divorced Carmen Ejogo In 2014 - Share Two Kids
After fourteen years of blissful marriage, actor Jeffrey Wright and his former wife Carmen Ejogo started having marital issues. Although what they shared over the last decade was beautiful, their romance had turned sour and there was nothing that could save their marriage that was once sacred for them.
Jeffrey Wright's family picture with former wife, Carmen Ejogo and their children, Elijah and Juno Wright. SOURCE: Pinterest
Jeffrey and his baby mama finally decided that it was best to part ways and go on their own ways. However, it was more like a mutual decision. Even after their split, Wright and Ejogo are still in great touch.
The former husband and wife finalized their divorce paper in 2014 with joint custody of their children, a son named Elijah Wright and a daughter named Juno Wright. Wright and Carmen both co-parent their kids equally.
In addition, Wright and his first wife welcomed their first child in 2002 prior to having their second child aka Juno in 2006. And, all of their children have grown up and were raised in New York where both of their parents were based in.
Actor Jeffrey Wright and former wife, actress Carmen Ejogo still maintain a great relationship even after their divorce. SOURCE: Pinterest
Meanwhile, this was the first marriage and divorce of Jeffrey Wright with actress Carmen who was previously married to English rapper, Tricky. Carmen had married and divorced the Trip-hop artist in 1998.
But, both Wright and Ejogo are yet to marry again. However, it's evident that the two are doing well with their life and career as Wright also runs restaurants and other businesses aside from being involved in acting.