Word on the street is that Kim Kardashian has filed for divorce from her husband of 72 days, Kris Humphries. Wow.
Ryan Seacrest just confirmed the news via Twitter:
Yes @kimkardashian is filing for divorce this morning. I touched base with her, getting a statement in just a few mins.
All of the tabloids were reporting problems with the marriage – but it was still hard to believe. Then she showed up for her Halloween party solo this weekend.
TMZ is reporting:
We’re told even though the marriage was short, she will not seek an annulment. It’s a garden variety divorce, in which Kim cites “irreconcilable differences.”
We’re told the date of separation is listed as today, Oct. 31, 2011.
Kim has hired disso-queen Laura Wasser, who has repped the likes of Britney Spears, Maria Shriver, Angelina Jolie, Ryan Reynolds, and Robyn Gibson, Mel’s almost ex-wife.
The couple was married on August 20 in a lavish ceremony in Montecito, CA. There are reports that the wedding cost as much as $10 mil. What a waste.
We will update you with her statement in a few minutes.
Are you surprised?