Danny Masterson’s wife Bijou Phillips files for divorce, marking a new chapter after the actor’s sentencing for rape
In a shocking turn of events, Bijou Phillips, the wife of actor Danny Masterson, has officially filed for divorce. Surprisingly, this decision comes less than two weeks after Masterson was convicted and sentenced to 30 years in prison for rape. The magnitude of the situation has left the entertainment industry and fans alike in disbelief. Amidst the chaos, it is crucial to remember that personal life struggles do not diminish the importance of seeking justice for victims of such horrific crimes.
Actor Danny Masterson arrives at Clara Shortridge Foltz Criminal Justice Center in Los Angeles, CA on Wednesday, May 31, 2023 with wife Bijou Phillips for his retrial for allegedly raping three women between 2001 and 2003. Myung J. Chun / Los Angeles Times via Getty Images
Bijou Phillips couldn’t wait to say “Goodbye, Masterson!” and filed for divorce from “That 70’s Show” star Danny Masterson. And guess what prompted this sudden move? It was less than two weeks after Masterson got convicted of rape, leaving the poor guy with no choice but to add “ex-husband” to his list of achievements.
Now, we all love some juicy details, right? According to CNN, Phillips filed for divorce in Santa Barbara, probably crying tears of freedom and empowerment. But hey, wait for it—on September 7, Masterson was sentenced to 30 whole years in prison! A Los Angeles jury found him guilty of not one, but two counts of rape in a re-trial. Looks like someone’s career just took a big nosedive into the dumpster of shame.
But hold up, folks. Phillips’ attorney, clearly not in the mood to gossip, hasn’t said a peep to VoiceAngel. We’re itching to know what they have to say, but we’ll have to wait and see. Keep your popcorn ready, there might be some spicy comments coming our way.
Well, that’s the latest dish for now. Stay tuned because this story is still cooking, and we’ll make sure you get all the updates hot off the press. Hold onto your seats, folks, because this celebrity rollercoaster is far from over.
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