Why Did Justin Hartly File For Divorce: What Everyone Needs To Know!

why did justin hartly file for divorce

Anyone who has been watching Selling Sunset on Netflix is probably enthralled by the drama surrounding Chrishell Stause’s divorce from Justin Hartley. While the couple appeared to be made for each other, Hartley appears to have taken Stause by surprise when he filed for divorce in November 2019. The following is everything we know about Chrishell Stause and Justin Hartley’s divorce so far.

why Did ‘Selling Sunset’ Star Chrishell Stause And ‘This Is Us’ Star Justin Hartley Divorce?

It’s been over a year since Chrishell Stause and Justin Hartley of This Is Us called it quits after two years of marriage. However, as both celebrities make numerous red carpet and television appearances (and with brand new Selling Sunset episodes to watch), speculations about their previous relationships and current relationships are circulating.

Why Did Justin Hartly File For Divorce: What Everyone Needs To Know!

Justin made his red carpet debut with actress Sofia Pernas at the MTV Movie & TV Awards in May and astonished everyone when he announced his engagement. Fans observed rings on *that* finger and, according to People, they secretly married “recently.” The couple had been dating for five months in public, but there is little information about their wedding.

Then Chrishell and her coworkers from Selling Sunset went to the same ceremony. “Chrishell has moved on with her life,” a source said, “and is looking forward to new beginnings.” (Think: more reality TV seasons, more multimillion-dollar property sales, and a new beau.) But because the cameras didn’t record everything, here’s what Chrishell and Justin have said about their split:

What was the reason for Chrishell and Justin’s divorce in the first place?

According to Us Weekly, Justin officially filed for divorce from Chrishell in November 2019 after two years of marriage. He cited “irreconcilable issues” as the reason for their breakup on July 8. However, Chrishell listed the date of their split as the date Justin filed, so it’s unclear when exactly they agreed to call it quits.


According to Us Weekly, the pair married in October 2017 after four years of dating. They had been engaged for two years before finally tying the knot. Justin was formerly married to Lindsay Hartley from 2004 to 2012.

Chrishell, who was a part of the drama during the third season of Selling Sunset, was taken aback by the divorce petition (more on that in a sec).

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Justin texted Chrishell to inform her of their divorce, according to Chrishell:

Chrishell tells co-star Mary Fitzgerald in Season 3 Episode 6 that Justin texted her about their breakup. “He texted me that we had been filed, and that’s how I found out. The world knew 45 minutes later, “Chrishell is referring to the TMZ report that originally revealed Justin’s divorce paperwork.