Rosie O’Donnell divorce is settled. The celebrity blogger/comedian and her ex-wife Michelle Rounds relationship is done and over, now they both can move on. The court proceeding occurred on Wednesday, October 21, 2015, as they were fighting it our for eight months, but now a divorce settlement has been reached.
“There’s peace in the Middle East,” O’Donnell, 53, joked to reporters. “It’s done. We’ve settled. We’re both very happy about the outcome.”
The couple have an adopted child, a two-year-old daughter called Dakota, and according to Rounds’s attorney they will share joint custody.
“We’re happy with everything,” he said. “It’s over.”
Rounds also expressed her relief at finally settling the divorce. “I feel great,” she said.
The couple had been married for less than two years,
“Rosie has teens and an infant at home that need her attention,” the rep added of O’Donnell’s simultaneous resignation from the TV talk show. “This has been a very stressful situation. She is putting her personal health and family first.”
More news on O’Donnell, she has also been sued by her a former senior producer of The View,
who claimed that the comedian slandered her in front of the show’s staff and subsequently got her fired.