Jaime King’s husband has made it clear the couple’s divorce will likely be something however pleasant, calling her an addict as he files for sole bodily custody of their kids.
Filmmaker Kyle Newman requested an emergency listening to on Friday morning, asking a decide to let him take custody of his sons James, six, and Theo, 4, whereas accusing his estranged spouse of refusing to get assist for her opioid and alcohol addictions.
In paperwork obtained by TMZ, he goes as far as to assert King has “spent the last decade high.”
He alleges issues got here to a head in January, when he and a set of Jaime’s pals staged an intervention, begging her to hunt assist.
At that time Newman instructed the actress to get therapy “or the kids and I need to leave for their own safety”.
Newman claims King went to Cirque Lodge rehab facility in Utah, however left shortly after arriving after which took off to Canada for a movie shoot in early February. She reportedly requested her husband to ship their boys to her, however she despatched them again after three days and confessed to Newman she was having an affair and utilizing booze and medicines.
The director and his sons have been self-isolating in Pennsylvania and King has solely seen her kids for three days prior to now two months.
King filed divorce paperwork on Monday and likewise requested a restraining order to maintain Newman away from her and the kids. The decide granted the request however dominated the boys may stick with their father.
According to TMZ, two nannies and one of King’s former assistants have submitted declarations, describing her alleged dependancy to opioids, and claiming the youngsters are in danger.
Newman has additionally requested the decide to offer him permission to kick Jaime out of the household residence in Los Angeles, so he can stay there with their sons.
The decide rejected his emergency order for custody, and mentioned either side can argue their circumstances at a later court docket date.