Gary owen’s wife asked for $44,000 a month in spousal support – here’s how he responded

In 1997, Gary Owen made his network television debut when he was featured on BET's comedy stand-up series. Comic View . Since then, he has built a lucrative career with films like Steve Harvey's Think Like a Man , Meet the Blacks , and Father Day Care. He also welcomed three children with his wife, Kenya Duke .

In March of this year, reports suggested that Gary and Kenya may be having marital problems, but what's really going on with the couple? Are Gary Owen and his wife getting a divorce ?

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Gary Owen's wife Kenya filed for divorce in March 2021.

Although Gary Owen and his wife had gained notoriety on social media for sharing their experiences as a multicultural family, that ended in March when Kenya filed for divorce after more than 17 years of marriage. In early May, reports surfaced that Kenya's request for monthly 44.000 US dollars in spousal support was revealed, which subsequently sparked a confrontation between the former lovers on social media.

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In court documents, Kenya claimed Gary left her no choice but to seek spousal support after she quit her job more than two decades ago to support the comedian in his career as an entertainer. She wrote, "Gary and I have been married for over 17 years. 23 years ago, I gave up my promising career as an account manager to support Gary and his career alone.'

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She added that she was unable to communicate with Gary about her household debt via text message, and urged Gary to continue making regular deposits to pay the mortgage and bills, as well as her legal fees.

Kenya added, "Gary has been the sole provider for over 23 years and continues to make a significant amount of money (even during COVID)' and there is no reason why he should not continue to provide support as he has throughout our marriage.'

In lieu of court action, Gary posted a picture wearing a shirt with the word breadwinner on the front, and Kenya did not take his joke lightly. She went on to call the entertainer dead beat and claimed he has not supported her or her children since she filed for divorce. And Gary had a response to that as well.

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When asked about child support allegations, Gary said he and his soon-to-be ex-wife have adults – not children. He told Wendy Williams , No, really, because it turns out I'm a deadbeat dad, but our kids are adults.

While Gary's response to his wife's allegations may have been biting, it is absolutely true. But how old are the children of Gary Owen and Kenya Duke?

How old are Gary Owen's children??

During their marriage, Gary and Kenya shared three children – their oldest son Emilio, who turned 30 in January 2021; Austin, who will turn 21 later this year; and their youngest child and only daughter Kennedy Owen, who will celebrate her 19th birthday in July. Will celebrate his birthday.

No one wins when family feuds. We hope Gary and Kenya can amicably part ways for the sake of their children *ahem* . or should we say adults?

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