Joe Jonas has filed for divorce from wife Sophie Turner after four years of marriage, stating that their marriage is 'irretrievably broken'.
The two have released a joint statement saying that ending the marriage was a "mutual" decision, but fans are speculating there's more to it after mixed messaging from Joe Jonas' camp.
What you need to know:
The couple, who tied the knot in 2019 after meeting in 2016, share two children together, Willa, 3, and a 14-month-old daughter known only by her initials as D.J.
TMZ reported the couple have been having "serious" problems for at least six months, with the court documents stating that both Willa and D.J. have been living with Joe in "Miami and other locations" suggesting that Joe has been taking care of the kids while on tour with the Jonas Brothers.
Fans have started debunking the smear campaign against Sophie Turner, after sources started telling media that Joe and Sophie clashed over "lifestyle" differences, stating that Sophie enjoyed going out and "partying".
I think the big PR miscalculation the Jonas brother made is that everyone's frame of reference for Sophie Turner is a beloved character who is held hostage by various horrible men.
— Cethan Leahy (@CethanLeahy) September 7, 2023
❗It's hard to believe, but...
With Joe and Sophie's age gap being brought into question — Sophie was 20 when she started dating 27-year-old Joe – an old report has surfaced about Joe pursuing 13-year-old Gigi Hadid when he was around 19 or 20 years old.
Gigi gave an interview in 2015 where she detailed 20-year-old Joe asking her to a baseball game after meeting her at the Grammys. The two stated they were friends, then later dated when Gigi was 20 and Joe was 25.
🗣️ What's being said:
Sophie Turner and Joe Jonas in a joint statement: "After four wonderful years of marriage we have mutually decided to amicably end our marriage. There are many speculative narratives as to why, but, truly this is a united decision and we sincerely hope that everyone can respect our wishes for privacy for us and our children."
A source on the couples' differences: An unnamed source said that the marriage began to break down over "lifestyle differences" with Joe reportedly preferring to "stay at home" while Sophie "liked to party".
"They have very different lifestyles," the source told TMZ.
A source on Sophie's struggles after the birth of their second child: Calling Joe "less than supportive", sources told TMZ that Sophie didn't want to leave their home after the birth of their second child. "Nevertheless, she attended several events with Joe, but at one specific event, several people who were there said Sophie made it clear she was uncomfortable and didn't want to be there," they reported.
🗓️ What happens next?
Read more about Joe and Sophie's relationship timeline here.
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