“Lisa and I are getting divorced,” Lenny advised Us Weekly in an announcement on Monday, Could 16.
The break up information comes after Page Six reported that the 55-year-old plastic surgeon was noticed partying with mannequin Katharina Mazepa at a Miami membership. Whereas he denied breakup rumors on the time, the outlet reported that Lisa, 39, and costar Larsa Pippen confronted him on the membership.
“A couple of weeks in the past I denied this as a result of I’m attempting my greatest to guard my household throughout this course of,” Lenny advised Us on Monday. “It’s true that I’m seeing Katharina however none of this occurred till after the choice was made to get divorced. This can be a very tough time and I might ask for some privateness in order that we will greatest care for our youngsters who imply the world to us.”
Lenny and Lisa, who wed in October 2009, share two children: Logan, 6, and Elle, 2. During the original run of RHOM, followers watched the pair wrestle to conceive. (They ultimately welcomed their two kids by way of surrogate.) Throughout season 4 of the rebooted Peacock series, Lisa admitted that the twosome almost known as it quits amid the present’s hiatus.
“We nearly obtained a divorce, and it was devastating. Throughout this separation, Lenny had this emotional affair with some $2 hoe,” she stated through the season four premiere, which began streaming in December 2021, including that he “got here groveling again and it was the most effective resolution of his life.”
The fact star subsequently opened as much as E! News in regards to the tough time of their marriage.
“We’ve been collectively for 14 years, nearly 15 years, and that’s like a lifetime in Miami,” she stated on the time. “Similar to everybody else we undergo points, we’ve had our ups and downs. However we caught by one another’s aspect and we simply by no means hand over. Each relationship has points that they need to work by means of and my recommendation is simply to maintain on keepin’ on, don’t hand over and stick together with your man, stick together with your lady.”
She added: “I simply really feel like everybody thinks the grass is all the time greener [on the other side] and it’s not. You’re going to have one other set of issues with one other particular person, so my philosophy is stick it out with the individual that you like, the individual that you created a household with, the particular person you’ve historical past with and make that your love story.”
Lisa has but to publicly touch upon the break up. Us Weekly has reached out for remark.