Kaley Cuoco and Karl Cook have finalized their divorce nearly nine months after announcing their separation. According to documents obtained by entertainment tonight, Cuoco became legally single on Monday… which is probably good news for her boyfriend, Tom Pelphrey. Cuoco and the ozark The 39-year-old actor went public on social media last month.
Cook, a professional rider, and the 36-year-old player Flight attendant star have been married for four years. They announced their separation in a joint statement, but said “there is no anger or animosity”.
“Despite a deep love and respect for each other, we have come to realize that our current paths have taken us in opposite directions,” they shared. “We both shared a lot of our journey publicly, so while we’d prefer to keep that aspect of our personal lives private, we wanted to be open in our truth together.”
In an interview for Charm magazine, Cuoco admitted that being a workaholic has taken a toll on his relationships. (Before Cook, she was married to tennis player Ryan Sweeting for 21 months.)
“I admit to being married to my career. I am,” she explained. “It’s always been my first love. I think it’s hard to get over…things in my life and people sometimes don’t live up to the feeling that I have with my career. And I admit that’s holding me back in a way.”
The The Big Bang Theory The star added, “This past year has been the biggest growth I’ve had in my entire life in 36 years on this planet. And it’s changed my life. My life will never be the same. And I will. totally feel. And I see things differently now. Change is good.”
Cuoco has vowed never to marry again, but told the magazine she was open to love.
“I to like to like. I am not someone who wants to be alone. I just need to figure out my priorities a bit and make sure now that I know I need to water this relationship. It’s like a plant. Sometimes I focus too much on the garden instead of the specific plant that needs to be watered. And I’m well aware of that. I want to change, I want to be better,” she shared.
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