Actor Cory Hardrict has had enough of the divorce rumors and is calling them out. Following The Blast‘s exclusive report on Tia Mowry‘s decision to dissolve her marriage, the actress took to Instagram to personally share the heartbreaking news with her fans.
Following this, several rumors about Hardrict and Mowry’s marriage went around social media and began trending. These included speculations that Hardrict cheated on Mowry while they were together. Many also alleged that he’d treated Mowry badly during their relationship.
While the 42-year-old is still processing the split, he took the time to condemn all the rumors as “lies” and set the record straight. However, Hardrict refused to state the reasons for his and Mowry’s divorce. On the other hand, Mowry has said they had “irreconcilable differences.”
Read on to find out more.
Cory Hardrict Set The Record Straight On The Cheating Rumors
The “All American” actor called out the cheating rumors on Instagram. After Mowry announced the divorce, a fan shared a comment on the most recent post on Hardict’s page, suggesting he “cheated on” the actress. The comment read, “Cory nooooo. Don’t fumble Tia.” This upset the actor, who replied, “Lies!”
Cory Hardrict responds to someone claiming he cheated on Tia: “Lies!” pic.twitter.com/bWY0LWrrMh
— Glock Topickz (@Glock_Topickz) October 5, 2022
The post was only a photo of Hardrict in a chair as he tossed a baseball in his hands. He posted the photo on October 3rd, the day before Mowry announced their divorce. She had even commented on the post, sending only the emoji of a flexed arm. The actress is yet to confirm if cheating was one of the factors that led to the divorce.
Tia Mowry Filed For The Divorce
Mowry surprised fans with the news of the divorce filing on October 4th. In an Instagram post, she wrote, “I have always been honest with my fans, and today is no different. I wanted to share that Cory and I have decided to go our separate ways.”
While she filed for the divorce, she noted that it wasn’t “without sadness” as it was hard to end things after such a long time together. “These decisions are never easy,” she said. Their divorce is a big shock to their fans, as Mowry has repeatedly gushed about their marriage publicly. As reported by Essence, she once said that their marriage wasn’t easy, but it was worth it.
Tia Mowry And Cory Hardrict Will Co-Parent Their Kids
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The former couple also said they intend to remain friends amid the cheating rumors. Following the divorce filing, the “Sister, Sister” actress told her Instagram fans that she would “maintain a friendship” with Hardrict.
She also revealed their decision to co-parent their kids despite the split. “We will maintain a friendship as we co-parent our beautiful children,” she wrote. The star also expressed her gratitude for the time she spent married to Hardrict, writing, “I am grateful for all the happy times we had together.”
Mowry also thanked her friends and family for their support and encouragement since she announced the divorce. She wrote, “I want to thank my friends, family and fans for your love and support as we start this new chapter moving forward in our lives.”
Tia Mowry Stated ‘Irreconcilable Differences’ In Her Divorce Suit Against Cory Hardrict
While Hardrict didn’t give any reason for the split, Mowry gave a short explanation in the divorce papers. As exclusively reported by The Blast, she stated they had “irreconcilable differences,” and she couldn’t deal with it anymore.
Apart from her decision to split from the actor, the “Family Reunion” star also noted that she wanted to have joint custody of their kids physically and legally. Mowry also asked the court for a termination of their ability to grant spousal rewards, noting that she agreed on this with Hardrict before they got married.
In response to the news about the split, some fans were sad for the ex-couple and wished them happier lives in the future. In the comment section of Mowry’s post, one fan wrote, “Sorry to hear that but no one knows what goes on behind closed doors. Wish them well as they enter a new chapter in their lives.”