The former host of ‘Dancing With The Stars’ Brooke Burke filed for divorce from husband of 7 years, David Charvet. This will be the second divorce for Burke, she was previously married to plastic surgeon to the stars Garth Fisher. The former couple were together for 12 years, and share a son and daughter together. Burke has two older daughters from her marriage to Fisher. Some friends of Burke’s are suggesting, that money problems are at the root of the divorce filing. The former ‘Baywatch’ actor, hasn’t had an acting gig since 2013.
A friend of Burke’s is claiming that Burke has been the bread winner in the family for several years. Burke was the host of the popular ABC dance competition show for seven seasons, where reports indicated she made 7 figures yearly as the host. She was abruptly fired from the show in 2014 and was replaced by sports reporter Erin Andrews. The mother of four has managed to acquire other lucrative gigs since 2014. She hosted ‘Breaking Bread With Brooke Burke-Charvet, a reality cooking show in 2015, and has produced the TV show, ‘Hidden Hero’s’ in 2018. She is currently the spokesperson for SKECHERS Shoes.
Although the couple have known each other for over 25 years, they didn’t start dating until 2006. They married in 2011 in St. Barts. They have a daughter Haven 11, and son Shaya 10, Burke has said that Charvet, “is a great father, very involved and present.” In 2017 Burke said that she was extremely regretful about her first divorce from Fisher. Burke said it was hard on her children having to deal with divorced parents. She was grateful however that they saw love the second time around with Charvet. According to the court documents that Burke filed, she wants to address custody and child support at a later date.