Attorney: Morgan Freeman, wife have finalized their divorce in MississippiBy Jack Elliott Jr., AP
Friday, September 17, 2010
Attorney: Morgan Freeman, wife finalize divorce
JACKSON, Miss. — Actor Morgan Freeman and his wife have finalized their divorce in Mississippi.
William R. Wright, a Jackson attorney who represented Freeman, tells The Association Press that a Tallahatchie County judge entered the divorce decree on Sept. 15. Wright says terms of the divorce are sealed.
Freeman and his now ex-wife, Myrna Colley-Lee, had separated in December 2007 after 26 years of marriage. The divorce was filed under seal in July 2008.
Colley-Lee is a theater and film costume designer.
The couple were married on June 16, 1984.
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