Clint Eastwood's Wife Files For Divorce After 17 Years Of Marriage

Another Hollywood marriage ends. Dina Eastwood, Clint's wife, files for divorce, citing "irreconcilable differences."

The former E! reality star filed the papers on Monday(Oct 21st) in Monterey County Superior Court in Carmel, California, according to People.

The announcement of their divorce came just over one month after Dina requested that her petition for a legal separation be dismissed, which she filed on September 9th.

It is thought she withdraw her request to protect their $375 million fortune.

The couple announced they have been separated for a lengthy period of time this past August (2013) and Clint now is living with his new girlfriend, Erica Tomlinson-Fisher. Bizarrely, Fisher is the ex-wife of Dina's current boyfriend Scott Fisher.

Us Weekly reported, a source close to Dina told the magazine, "Dina could not handle how Clint decided to live with his new girlfriend and her son. It tortured her. She was deciding what to do and figure out the best course of action given this news so she withdrew the separation. But she decided this is what she needed to do now. She has been devastated."

The couple married in March 1996 and have one daughter together called Morgan, born 1996. The soon to be ex Mrs Eastwood wants full custody of the 16 year-old in the divorce as well as wanting Clint to pay for all legal fees and spousal support.

Clint has eight other children from five different relationships, so child support must be the reason why the actor/director is still working at the ripe old age of 83. Apart from Dina, the 'Million Dollar Baby' star has only been married once before to Maggie Johnson from 1953 to 1984.

clint and dina eastwood
Dina and Clint Eastwood, photographed together in 2011


Tags: Clint Eastwood


More Clint Eastwood

Steve Martin Awarded AFI's Life Achievement Award

Steve Martin will receive the "highest honour in film", the American Film Institute's Life Achievement Award. The AFI announced the news on their website on...

Watch Bradley Cooper In The Tense First Trailer For Clint Eastwood’s ‘American Sniper’

For the past few months we’ve become used to the sight of a more beefy, beardy Bradley Cooper, but now the time has finally come...

American Sniper Trailer

What would you do when your own morals come into direct confrontation with your duty to protect your peers? For Chris Kyle (Bradley Cooper), a...

Clint Eastwood: "Eli Wallach Was A Wonderful Guy and Actor"

Clint Eastwood has led the tributes to the late actor Eli Wallach - his co-star in the classic 1966 movie The Good, the Bad and...


'Think Like A Man Too' Set To Overtake '22 Jump Street' In Weekend Box Office?

Think Like A Man Too looks set to knock 22 Jump Street off the top of the US Weekend Box Office. The comedy, starring Kevin...

'Jersey Boys' Continues Flow From Stage to Screen

Movie producers are again turning to Broadway for source material for blockbusters, thanks to the mega-success of film adaptations like Mamma Mia and Les Miserables....

Clint Eastwood Opens Up On His Cameo in Jersey Boys

Clint Eastwood wasn’t perhaps the first name on everybodys' lips when the Jersey Boys movie adaptation was in its early stages, but the vetern actor-turned-director...

Jersey Boys Movie Review

Music-lover Clint Eastwood adapts the long-running stage musical for the big screen with mixed results: it recounts a terrific true story but has an uneven...



Clint Eastwood Newsletter

Subscribe to this news alert service to receive news and reviews on Clint Eastwood

Unsubscribe | Unsubscribe All