The end of the road. Tracy Morgan and his wife, Megan Wollover, have stopped.
“Unfortunately, after almost five years of marriage, Megan and I are filing for divorce,” the Saturday Night Live alum, 51, said in a statement Us weekly on Wednesday, July 29. “This is a challenging time for everyone involved, so I ask you to respect our privacy.”
Morgan and Wollover, 33, were married in August 2015 at The Ashford Estate in Allentown, New Jersey. They are the parents of 7-year-old daughter Maven. The 30 Rock Alum also shares three sons, Gitrid, 34, Malcom, 32, and Tracy Jr., 28, with his first wife, Sabina Morgan, from whom he divorced in 2009.
Tracy and Wollover started dating in 2011 and announced their engagement in September while attending the Emmy Awards. They welcomed Maven in July 2013.
The former model was a huge support system for the actor-comedian after he was seriously injured in a car accident in June 2014. He was a passenger in a Mercedes-Benz Sprinter hit by a Walmart truck on the New Jersey Turnpike, fatally injured. his friend and fellow comedian James McNair. Tracy was hospitalized with a broken leg, thigh bone, nose and ribs. After surgery, he was wheelchair-bound for months and spent time recovering in a rehabilitation center.
Tracy filed a lawsuit against Walmart a month after the crash. The parties reached a confidential settlement in May 2015.
“Walmart has done well with me and my family, and for my employees and their families,” Emmy nominee said in a statement at the time. “I am grateful that the matter has been settled amicably.”
Morgan paid tribute to his late friend McNair via Twitter in June he wrote: “I can’t believe it’s been six years since we lost our beloved friend Jimmy Mac. I pray that he rests in peace. Send love to everyone who was in the van that night. ‘
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