Actress and former supermodel Jerry Hall, 65, has filed for divorce from Rupert Murdoch, 91, known as the media mogul. In her divorce petition, Jerry Hall filed for divorce in a California court, citing “unresolved differences” with her husband. News from the BBC
The couple is getting divorced after six years of marriage.
Murdoch’s fourth breakup. Jerry Hall, 65, was previously married to Rolling Stone’s Mike Jagger. Jerry married Murdoch shortly after his breakup with Jagger. News of the couple’s divorce came as a big shock to family members.
Murdoch’s News Corporation controls major media outlets in the United States, including Fox News, The Wall Street Journal, The Sun, and The Times.
In 2016, Murdoch named his eldest son, Lachlan, as his successor as chief executive of Fox Corporation.
Murdoch previously married Patricia Booker, an Australian flight attendant from 1956 to 1966. His family then lived with Scottish-born journalist Anna Mann from 1989 to 1999. He lived with Wendy Deng, an entrepreneur of Chinese descent, from 1999 to 2014. Murdoch has 10 children.