Fox Information host Sean Hannity and his wife, Jill Rhodes, have divorced after more than 20 years of marriage, Web page Six has completely confirmed.
Hannity, 58, and former journalist Rhodes, 57, have been married in 1993 and have two youngsters, a son, Patrick, and a daughter, Merri Kelly.
Associates of the previous couple say they’ve been legally divorced for more than a 12 months and separated many years previous to that, however saved it below wraps.
Nevertheless, rumors of a cut up have been floating round previous to the COVID-19 pandemic as Rhodes was not seen at varied Fox Information occasions alongside Hannity.
When requested for remark, Hannity and Rhodes issued a joint assertion to Web page Six, which reads, “Sean and Jill are dedicated to working collectively for the very best pursuits of their youngsters. Amicable agreements have been entered into over 4 years in the past between Sean and Jill.
“They preserve an in depth relationship as dad and mom to their youngsters. Neither may have any additional feedback and ask for the sake of their youngsters that their privateness be revered.”
One good friend of the previous couple, who lived collectively on Lengthy Island, mentioned their cut up “could be very amicable. Sean and Jill stay on superb phrases and nonetheless have household dinners, and attend tennis tournaments for his or her youngsters. Sean remains to be shut with members of Jill’s household.”
The good friend mentioned neither Hannity — the host of “Hannity” on Fox Information and of the nationally syndicated discuss radio present “The Sean Hannity Present” — nor Rhodes have been concerned with different individuals and that “Sean is mainly a workaholic.”
Hannity as soon as mentioned Rhodes was the brains behind his success as a chat present host and the creator of three best-selling books. He devoted his first ebook, “Let Freedom Ring: Successful the Struggle of Liberty Over Liberalism,” to her in 2002.