Actor Columbus Short Is A Married Man Again After Secretly Tying The Knot With Video Vixen And Author Karrine Steffans.
The former Scandal star and actor Darius MCCrary's ex-wife sparked rumours they were a couple late last year (15), after each taking to social media with hints of their budding romance using the hashtag #MeetTheShorts, which is also the name of the movie they are filming together.
And on Thursday (14Jan16), Steffans revealed on Instagram.com that they have actually exchanged vows, after one follower urged her to "be careful" of jumping into another relationship.
Steffans responded by writing, "Ma'am... this is my husband. Legally. Try minding your business. Lord. You people. So nosy but never know what you're talking about."
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Babee Loc, Edi, Uldouz, Slink Johnson , Gerald Johnson - Sixx John & Ne-Yo's Empire Premiere Party hosted by Columbus Short at xen lounge - Los Angeles, California, United States - Thursday 24th September 2015
Actor Columbus Short Avoided Jail Time By Pleading No Contest In His Felony Assault Case, Stemming From An Altercation In Los Angeles Last Year (14).
The former Scandal star was embroiled in a bloody fight at a restaurant in West L.A. last March (14), leaving the victim unconscious with a broken nose.
On Thursday (24Sep15), Short pleaded no contest to a felony count of assault likely to cause bodily injury and Los Angeles County Superior Court Judge Leslie Brown sentenced him to three years probation, according to the Los Angeles Times.
He must also undertake 60 days of community labour, complete 26 anger management classes, and pay an unspecified amount of damages to the victim.
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Actor/singer Columbus Short Was Arrested During A Party To Celebrate The Release Of His New Album In Los Angeles On Tuesday Night (18aug15).
The Scandal star was reportedly detained by law enforcement officers at a club on L.A.'s Universal CityWalk as he was about to perform a soundcheck for the event.
According to TMZ.com, Short was picked up after his failure to appear in court for a hearing relating to an ongoing legal case against him prompted a judge to issue an arrest warrant.
The star is currently facing a number of legal issues including a trial for felony battery stemming from a bar brawl in March last year (14), while he is also on probation after pleading no contest to a charge of misdemeanor spousal battery last summer (14).
The former Scandal star, who split from his wife Tanee MCCall-Short in 2013, stands accused of hurling expletives at personal trainer Agostina Laneri and allegedly hitting her young son, prompting her to obtain a protective order against Short last week (ends30Jan15).
In court papers, Laneri, who has been linked to Short since December (14), claims the actor even dragged Foxx's name into the clash, reportedly telling her, "If I choose to kill one of these n**gas... I will do that. I'm that crazy n**ga that will be on the news as the n**ga that murked (murdered) Jamie Foxx.'"
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Actor Columbus Short has been ordered to stand trial in his felony battery case.
The former Scandal star has pleaded not guilty to assaulting Felton Hyche Iii during an altercation in March (14) in Los Angeles.
In August (14), a bench warrant was issued for his arrest when the actor was a no-show at a mandatory hearing because he was already behind bars in Los Angeles County jail for skipping a court date in a separate domestic violence case involving his estranged wife Tanee MCCall-Short.
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Columbus Short and Agostina Laneri - A variety of stars were photographed as Roadstarr Motorsports partnered with Toys For Tots at the Roadstarr Motorsports Showroom in Los Angeles, California, United States - Saturday 20th December 2014
Embattled actor Columbus Short has been ordered to stay in California until the next hearing in his felony battery case.
The former Scandal star has pleaded not guilty to assaulting alleged victim Felton Hyche Iii, who claims the actor "viciously lunged" at him after they had a verbal disagreement outside an engagement party at Gabe's Bar and Grill in Rancho Park, Los Angeles in March (14).
A bench warrant was issued for his arrest in August (14), when the actor was a no-show at a mandatory hearing because he was already behind bars in Los Angeles County jail for skipping a court date in a separate domestic violence case. He became a wanted man again in October (14) after he was kicked off a flight from Atlanta, Georgia to Los Angeles, where he had been due to face another hearing.
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A warrant for actor Columbus Short's arrest has been increased to $500,000 (Gbp294,000) following the troubled star's no-show in court on Wednesday (20Aug14).
The former Scandal star was scheduled to appear in court to face charges of domestic violence following a fight with his estranged wife Tanee MCCall-Short.
Short has been a fugitive from justice after failing to make it to a hearing last month (Jul14), preferring to extend his Barbados vacation.
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Troubled actor Columbus Short appears to have skipped a court date in Los Angeles on Wednesday (30Jul14) to party at a festival in the Caribbean.
A bench warrant for the former Scandal star's arrest was issued on Wednesday after he failed to attend a hearing in his domestic violence case, relating to an altercation with his estranged wife, Tanee MCCall-Short, in April (14).
No explanation was given for his absence, which occurred a day after he narrowly avoided becoming a wanted man in a separate criminal case on Tuesday (29Jul14), after turning up late for another hearing.
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Columbus Short - 'Scandal' star Columbus Short spotted on set in downtown Los Angeles for the first time yesterday (25Mar14) following an incident where the actor was accused of punching a fellow reveller in the head at Gabe's Bar and Grill in Los Angeles earlier this month (Mar14). A California judge has now issued a warrant for his arrest. - Los Angeles, California, United States - Tuesday 25th March 2014
A Los Angeles judge has issued a warrant for Columbus Short's arrest after the embattled actor skipped a hearing in his domestic violence case.
The former Scandal star stands accused of attacking his estranged wife, Tanee MCCall-Short, during a heated altercation at their home in California in April (14).
She claims he was intoxicated as he allegedly threatened her with a knife, pinned her down on a couch and began to choke her.
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The 31 year-old actor admits that ABC were right to let him go amidst his growing legal issues. The network "justifiably would want to distance themselves ... they did the right thing, but I think it takes time to rebuild," he said.
Columbus Short finally opens up about his recurring legal woes, which led to his dismissal from ABC's 'Scandal.'
The 31 year-old actor's most recent run-in with the law occurred in over the Fourth of July weekend. Short was arrested after getting in a confrontation with several off duty policemen in a bar in Dallas.
Short admitted that he hasn't "been perfect"