Amid a divorce and her new romance with Amazon CEO Jeff Bezos, Lauren Sanchez and her estranged husband, Hollywood agent Patrick Whitesell, are nonetheless residing in the identical dwelling, a supply tells PEOPLE.
One other supply says the estranged couple’s marriage has been troubled for a while.
“During the last two or three years, their marriage felt extra like a enterprise relationship,” says the insider. “They each had been doing their very own factor.”
The supply provides, “She can be out and about loads and he was by no means along with her.”
Sanchez, 49, and Whitesell, 53, have been married for 13 years and share two youngsters collectively. She additionally has a son from a earlier relationship.
PEOPLE confirmed they had been getting a divorce as sources stated the previous information anchor was courting Bezos. Sanchez and Whitesell are working to mediate their break up with superstar divorce legal professional Laura Wasser.
The billionaire introduced his personal divorce from spouse of 25 years, MacKenzie, in a joint assertion shared on his Twitter account on Wednesday. (An estimated $137 billion is at stake of their divorce.)
Shortly after they made the announcement, the Nationwide Enquirer printed a months-long investigation into him and his relationship with the previous Good Day LA co-host, alleging the 2 had traveled to “unique locations on his $65 million personal jet.”
Since then, Bezos hasn’t been noticed round his household dwelling in Seattle. A special supply instructed PEOPLE earlier on Friday the daddy of 4 was dealing with the fallout of his divorce.
“When Jeff Bezos went to mattress Sunday night time, he had no concept what sort of week he was going to have,” the supply stated.
His absence from the highlight is a stark distinction from how the entrepreneur spent his weekend. Bezos was noticed chatting with Sanchez and Whitesell at Amazon’s Golden Globes afterparty on Sunday.
A partygoer instructed PEOPLE, “Jeff was in nice spirits and having a number of enjoyable. He had a crowd of individuals round him. Lauren was there however wasn’t with Jeff on a regular basis. Her husband was there, too.”
One other insider stated, “Patrick and Lauren have been on and off for some time and have been separated. knew they had been seeing one another.”