Megan Fox Waited to Divorce Brian Austin Green—Here’s Why Her Plan Was Delayed

by Jeremy Spirogis
Megan Fox and Brian Austin Green attend Ferrari

Megan Fox has formally filed for divorce from Brian Austin Green. The Transformers alum and her husband of almost 10 years quietly separated in 2019, and confirmed their break up in May 2020.

In the time since going public with their separation, Fox and Green initially seemed to be amicable. But issues rapidly modified when Fox began courting musician Machine Gun Kelly. Following a number of months of Green being shady on social media towards his ex and Fox calling him out for it, the actress filed the divorce papers on Nov. 25. And there’s a particular purpose why she waited till now to legally finish their marriage.

Megan Fox and Brian Austin Green attend Ferrari's 60th Anniversary In The USA Gala at the Wallis Annenberg Center for the Performing Arts on October 11, 2014 | Paul Archuleta/FilmMagic
Megan Fox and Brian Austin Green attend Ferrari’s 60th Anniversary In The USA Gala on the Wallis Annenberg Center for the Performing Arts on October 11, 2014 | Paul Archuleta/FilmMagic

Megan Fox filed for divorce from Brian Austin Green on Nov. 25

According to E! News, the 34-year-old actress was ready to file for divorce till she and the 90210 star reached a custody settlement. The two have three kids collectively—Noah Shannon Green, 7, Bodhi Ransom Green, 6, and Journey River Green, 4. A supply advised E! News that ready till custody was settled to file was all the time Fox’s intention.

“They needed to hash out custody and figure everything out,” the supply mentioned. “It’s been in the works and this was always her plan. As soon as they wrapped it up and the papers were in order, she filed.”

As for his or her custody settlement, E! News reviews that Fox requested 50/50 authorized and bodily custody of their kids.

“They will continue with 50/50 and have a plan for holidays,” the supply mentioned.

They additionally famous that this submitting marks a brand new starting for the Jennifer’s Body star, who reportedly “has moved on” from Green “and is looking forward to her future.”

Megan Fox and Machine Gun Kelly attend the 2020 American Music Awards on November 22, 2020 in Los Angeles, California | Emma McIntyre /AMA2020/Getty Images for dcpMegan Fox and Machine Gun Kelly attend the 2020 American Music Awards on November 22, 2020 in Los Angeles, California | Emma McIntyre /AMA2020/Getty Images for dcp
Megan Fox and Machine Gun Kelly attend the 2020 American Music Awards on November 22, 2020 in Los Angeles, California | Emma McIntyre /AMA2020/Getty Images for dcp

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Fox and Machine Gun Kelly made their first joint pink carpet look in November

Fox and her rapper beau—whom she calls her “twin flame”—went public with their relationship in August, and Green reportedly was fairly upset by how rapidly she moved on. On Nov. 22, simply three days earlier than she filed for divorce from Green, Fox and Kelly made their first official pink carpet look on the 2020 American Music Awards.

November proved to be fairly the eventful month for Fox and Green. On Nov. 2, the New Girl alum known as out Green for what she known as his obsession with portraying her as an “absent mother.”

During their break up, Green bought into the behavior of sharing images of himself together with his and Fox’s kids. He even threw shade at Fox’s “Achingly Beautiful Boy… My heart is yours” caption about Kelly through the use of the identical caption for a post about his children. He has since deleted the post.

In one other deleted post that includes their son, Journey, Fox known as out Green for what she felt was an pointless inclusion of their youngest baby.

“Why does Journey have to be in this picture? It’s not hard to crop them out. Or choose photos that they aren’t in,” she commented on her ex’s post. “I had a great Halloween with them yesterday, and yet notice how absent they are from my social media. I know you love your kids. But I don’t know why you can’t stop using them to posture via Instagram.”

“You’re so intoxicated with feeding the pervasive narrative that I’m an absent mother, and you are the perennial, eternally dedicated dad of the year,” she continued. “You have them half of the time. Congratulations you truly are a remarkable human! Why do you need the internet to echo back to you what should be inexhaustibly evident in the way your children love you?”

Now, Fox is trying ahead to this new chapter of her life, one that can hopefully embrace much less social media shade from Green.

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