Sad news for Tracy morgan. The 51-year-old comedian and comedian announced his breakup with his wife, Megan wollover from the American magazine People. “After nearly five years of marriage, Megan and I are filing for divorce. It’s a difficult time for everyone involved, so I ask you to respect our privacy“He said in a statement relayed by his spokesperson. A news confirmed by his now ex, who for his part indicated that he wanted everything to take place for the best interests of their daughter, Maven Sonae, from 7. Tracy Morgan is also the father of adult sons Gitrid (34), Malcom (32) and Tracy Jr. (28), whom he had with his ex-wife Sabina Morgan.

It was in 2015 that Tracy and Megan got married, after three years of engagement, which had been announced on the red carpet of the Emmys ceremony in 2012. The couple had said “yes” during an intimate ceremony held in New Jersey. A moment filled with emotion, especially since the ex-star of Saturday Night Live and the 30 Rock series had just recovered from his very serious traffic accident.

In fact, fourteen months earlier, on June 7, 2014, a Walmart truck had hit Tracy Morgan’s limousine on the highway. The crash killed his friend and collaborator, comedian James McNair, 62, and left the comedian in a wheelchair for five months. “After almost losing Tracy last year, I’m so grateful to finally be married to the love of my life,” said Megan Wollover upon their union. “We’ve been through so much and our love is stronger for it. “

Last June, Tracy Morgan remembered her long work to get back on her feet on the anniversary of the accident, and thus the death of her friend Jimmy. On Twitter, he thanked his family, including his wife, for helping him overcome all these trials. “I live every day trying to do the right thing for them and make the most of this second chance. ”