Valerie Bertinelli Divorces Tom Vitale, Citing “Irreconcilable Disagreements”

According to records obtained by Us Weekly, the 62-year-old Emmy winner filed documents in Los Angeles on Thursday, May 12. According to the filings, the One Day at a Time actress cited “irreconcilable problems” as the cause for the breakup, with the date of separation set for December 1.

She Received A Star On The Hollywood Walk Of Fame

Bertinelli filed for a formal separation from Vitale, who was 58 years old, in November 2021, after ten years of marriage. When the divorce was filed, Bertinelli also cited “irreconcilable differences” as the reason for the split.

Valerie Bertinelli files for divorce

The Food Network star and the financial planner married in January of this year after many years of dating. Following the ceremony, Bertinelli expressed her delight at being able to finally refer to Vitale as her “husband” after their lengthy courting.

“I guess I became tired of being referred to as my spouse’s equivalent.” In January 2011, the Hot in Cleveland veteran stated on The View. “It’s incredible to be able to name him my husband, and we appear to be a good match.” After being introduced by Bertinelli’s brother Patrick, the pair reunited in 2004 after a long separation.

In an interview for the front-page story, she told AARP the Magazine, “We’d spoken about getting married, but I was astonished.” “It was thoughtful of him to inquire about me, especially given my fear.” Do you think you’re joking me?
Bertinelli was previously married to Eddie Van Halen in 1981, and Wolfgang was 31 years old at the time. After splitting in 2001, the couple divorced in December 2007. Following an illness fight, the singer died in October 2020 at the age of 65, and the actress expressed her thoughts toward him.

Bertinelli Bertinelli was “very devastated” by Van Halen’s death, according to a source. “Valerie and Eddie had their ups and downs,” the source said, “but their love for each other never wavered.”
Valerie Anne Bertinelli is a famous American actress.

She has received two Emmy Awards, two Golden Globe Awards, and two Screen Actors Guild Award nominations for her work in television acting and presenting. In 2012, she received a star on the Hollywood Walk of Fame.

Bertinelli gained to fame as a child actor on the sitcom One Day at a Time, for which she received two Golden Globe nominations for Best Supporting Actress in a Show, Miniseries, or Television Film.

She then became known for her roles as Gloria on the drama series Touched by an Angel (2001-2003) and Melanie Moretti on the sitcom Hot in Cleveland (2010-2015), for which she received a Screen Actors Guild Award nomination.


Bertinelli has hosted a number of Food Network shows, including Valerie’s Home Cooking (2015-present) and Kids Baking Championship (2015-present), for which she was nominated for two Daytime Emmy Awards out of six. In December 2021, Bertinelli’s contract to host a show on the Food Network was extended.

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