Who is divorced Mary Lee Harvey? Know about her ex-husband Steve Harvey and kids!
Mary Lee Harvey is the ex-wife of American comedian, businessman, and entertainer Steve Harvey. They ended their marriage in 2005. Few interesting facts about Mary are listed below.
Mary was sent to jail for the victimless crime of discussing their divorce. They had made an agreement after their divorce that they would not discuss their divorce. In that case, she was sent to jail for one year.
2) Makeup Artist:
Mary is not only known for being the ex-wife of Steve Harvey but she is a makeup artist as well. She worked in the field even before meeting Harvey.
When did Mary Lee and Steve Harvey got divorced?
Mary Lee Harvey was previously married to six-time Daytime Emmy Award winner Steve Harvey. They walked down the aisle on 21st June 1996. Before Mary, Steve was married to Marcia Whitman whom he divorced two years before marrying Mary.
Steve and Mary met each other in a comedy club in Arlington, Texas. Harvey used to perform in that club in 1989.
After almost 9 years of their marriage, they decided to file for divorce. Their divorce was finalized on 3rd December 2005. After their divorce, she claimed that Steve killed her soul. She claimed,
“Soul murdering is a crime, not a diagnosis. Soul murder is achieved by a combination of torture, deprivation, and brainwashing.”
Likewise, she claimed that Steve caused her many mental pain and suffering. He threatened, manipulated and caused intentional emotional distress to Mary.
Her ex-husband Steve has hosted shows like The Steve Harvey Morning Show, Family Feud, Celebrity feud and Fox’s New Year’s Eve.
Mary Lee Harvey’s son
Mary lee Harvey has a son Wynton Harvey from her ex-husband, Steve Harvey. Her son was born on 18th July 1997 in the USA. He has half-siblings Broderick Harvey Jr., Karli Harvey, and Brandi Harvey.
Wynton’s uncle is Terry Harvey. Similarly, his two aunts are Mona Harvey and Pauline Harvey. Wynton claims that his father is his idol. Similarly, he has appeared as a special host on his father Steve Harvey’s eponymous talk show.
In September 2015, he featured on his father’s YouTube channel in the video Wynton & Lori pack for college. Talking about his relationship status, Wynton is dating Taylor Gordon. They have been together since 2016.
On 15th February 2020, he wished Taylor on Valentines’ Day with a beautiful caption. He wrote,
“Happy Valentine’s Day, I hope everyone has someone making them as happy as she makes me; if not that’s cool too, enjoy yourself.”
Short bio on Steve Harvey
Steve Harvey is an American comedian, radio personality, and television host. He is also a producer as well as an actor. He hosts shows like The Steve Harvey Morning Show, Steve Harvey, Family Feud.
Steve is also an author of Act Like a Lady, Think Like a Man, which was published in March 2008. He is also the author of Straight Talk and No Chaser. Read more bio…
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