Courtney Alexis Stodden is an American media personality , model and singer who first made international
headlines when she married then 51 year old actor Doug Hutchison in 2011 whereas she was only 16 year old then.
The controversy and media attention surrounding Courtney Stodden and her marriage led her to making the
headlines and also got her appearing in numerous reality television series like;
- Couples Therapy(2012)
- Celebrity Big Brother(2013)
- The Mother/Daughter Experiment(2016)
- Celebs Go Dating(2017)
When did they separate and divorce
After nearly having a marriage that lasted for almost 6 years the couple announced their separation in
Courtney Stodden who was 22 at that time told People
“We have not signed divorce papers yet. We are legally separated … I’m also trying to take things slow because I love him and it’s really hard on him … it’s extremely sensitive.”
Courtney Stodden was quite affected by her miscarriage in July,2017 and also wanted to focus on herself and
her career which added to the separation of the couple.
Earlier in 2013 the couple had separated for the first time in November when Courtney Stodden was a 19 year
old and said that she had to experience her single life but late after 9 months the couple reunited and even exchanged vows in August, 2014.
The paper work for their split for the second time was filed back in March, 2018.It took almost two years for the divorce due to the legal issues.
The divorce was finalized in January 2020.
Post-divorce look and musical career of Stodden
Courtney Stodden revealed that she suffered from depression post her divorce with Hutchinson, she also had a hard time after her miscarriage
In December 2017 she took to social media to share her experiences with mental health,
“Depression is so hard to kick. But I’ll get through it and so will you if you’re a sufferer,”