Michael Kopech Files For Divorce From Pregnant Wife Vanessa Morgan After Six Months Of Marriage – Chicago White Sox pitcher Michael Kopech filed for divorce from his wife, “Riverdale” actress Vanessa Morgan, just five months after their “fairy tale” Florida wedding.
Michael Kopech Files For Divorce From Pregnant Wife Vanessa Morgan After Six Months Of Marriage:
The Major League Baseball athlete Michael Kopech, 24, filed for divorce from Riverdale star Vanessa Morgan, who recently announced she’s expecting a baby boy in January.
Kopech filed for a divorce from Vanessa Morgan, 28, in Morris County in northeast Texas on June 19, a month before Morgan announced she’s expecting her first child. The case was sealed Monday after a Tribune inquiry. No hearing date is scheduled.
Morgan, who is identified as Vanessa Morgan Mziray in the divorce citation, announced Friday she is due to give birth to a son in January. She did not mention her husband Kopech in her announcement, and he appeared to be absent from the photos and video of her gender reveal celebration she posted on Instagram.
A representative for Morgan confirmed that Michael Kopech is the father of Morgan’s baby on the way, but declined to comment on the divorce filing.
Vanessa Morgan also used the word I instead of we when sharing her good news. Morgan even referred to the baby as “my baby boy.”
Morgan expressed that she will be raising her son outside of the public eye. The “Riverdale” star also declared that the universe works in mysterious ways after claiming, “God knew I needed you, my angel.”
“Was debating keeping this part of my life hidden but I knew people would see pictures eventually with my belly & I wanted you guys to hear it from me,” Vanessa Morgan began in an Instagram slideshow. “I do want to keep this chapter of my life private but did want to be the first to share the news.”
“I am overjoyed to be welcoming my baby boy into the world this January,” Morgan continued. “It’s almost like eveything [sic] I thought mattered in this life has completely changed.. We’re here for such a greater purpose and life is so precious.”
Vanessa Morgan And Michael Kopech Split After Pregnancy Announcement:
Pregnant Vanessa Morgan also addressed her baby on the way in the post, writing, “I can’t believe how much growth & strength you’ve already given me as your mom. It’s like God knew I needed you, my angel. The universe works in mysterious ways but always times everything the way it was meant to be.”
“Lil one you were made with so much love & already exude a light so strong it warms my belly. Thank you God for this blessing ☺️ I’m just so happy & can’t wait to dedicate everyday to being the best mommy I can be 💙,” she added.
Morgan concluded with a line from Robert Munsch’s I Love You Forever, quoting: “‘I’ll love you forever I’ll like you for always as long as I’m living my baby you’ll be 🎶’ – if you know you know #preggers 🤰🏽 👶🏼.”
Michael Kopech and Vanessa Morgan tied the knot on January 4, this year, at the Historic Walton House, a tropical locale south of Miami. The actress looked majestic in the white lacey gown.
Madelaine Petsch — Morgan’s “Riverdale” co-star — served as a bridesmaid. “Riverdale” cast members Skeet Ulrich and Drew Ray Tanner, as well as “Degrassi” actress Alicia Dea Josipovic, were among those in attendance at the intimate bohemian ceremony.
Following their intimate winter wedding, Vanessa Morgan posted many tributes to her husband, including one posted on April 30. For his part, the athlete prefers to fly under the radar, with no active social media accounts.
Michael Kopech previously confirmed via the White Sox General Manager Rick Hahn that he would not be participating in the 2020 season, citing “personal reasons.”
“We recognize that reaching this decision is incredibly difficult for any competitive athlete, and our organization is understanding and supportive,” Hahn told ESPN.
Michael Kopech and Vanessa Morgan started dating in 2019. The couple then got engaged in 2019 when Kopech popped the question during their romantic getaway in Mooney Falls, Arizona. The pair had been dating for about a year. The wedding, which Morgan called a “fairy-tale dream,” was planned in a month
Michael Kopech previously dated reality TV star Brielle Biermann, whose mother was a cast member of “The Real Housewives of Atlanta.” The relationship was featured on “Don’t Be Tardy,” a “Real Housewives” spin-off. Biermann and Kopech split in March 2018.