Tina Knowles, mother of superstar Beyoncé, files for divorce from her actor husband, Richard Lawson, after 8 years of marriage
Tina Knowles, mother of superstar Beyoncé, has made a significant decision in her personal life as she files for divorce from her actor husband, Richard Lawson, after 8 years of marriage. The legal documents, obtained by TMZ, reveal that Tina swiftly headed to court on Wednesday to initiate the divorce proceedings, citing irreconcilable differences as the reason for the split. According to the filing, the date of separation is listed as Tuesday.
Tina and Richard exchanged vows in April 2015, but the couple did not have any children together. Tina, who was previously married to Mathew Knowles, shares two children, Beyoncé and Solange, with her first husband.
In the divorce papers, Tina is requesting the court to terminate the possibility of awarding spousal support to either her or Richard. Additionally, it is noted that Tina had changed her name to Celestine Lawson when she married Richard and now she wishes to have her name restored to Celestine Knowles.
As the news of Tina Knowles' divorce filing spreads, fans and followers are eagerly awaiting any statements from the parties involved. So far, representatives for Beyoncé, Tina, and Richard have not provided any official responses.