Ian Alexander Sr. Divorced With Actress Wife in 2007 Due to Extra Marital Affair, Nowhere to be Found
Ian Alexander Sr.'s marriage came to an end with the goddess of the screen Regina King after a decade-long relationship. Besides extramarital affair, there were other couple of matters that hindered the romance, but they worked out their differences for the sake of their child and ignited a strong friendship.
However, after the divorce, Ian Alexander Sr is nowhere around the corner.
Ian Alexander Sr. Failed Married Life With Wife
Ian Alexander Sr. was married to the American Crime actress Regina King on 23 April 1997; It was a private ceremony in Jamaica. The couple dated for three months before they tied the knot. The couples were blessed with a baby named Ian Alexander, Jr., born a year before the couple's wedding.
Ian Alexander with Regina King in the 77th Annual Academy Awards in the United States in 2006 (Photo: GettyImages.com)
Everything was going smoothly for the couple until their marriage hit a bump on the way. The couple got divorced after about a decade of married relationship in 2007.
His wife, Regina King, allegedly blamed Ian Alexander's reckless attitude towards the marriage as the reason for their split. She further accused Ian of drug addiction, physically assaulting, and even having an extra-marital affair.
After his split with his long-time wife, Ian has completely been out of the reach of the media. However, in 2015 Ian revealed he was dating a cool woman, but nothing else about this mystery woman is known.
Who is Regina King's Spouse?
Post-divorce, Regina began dating The Cosby Show actor Malcolm-Jamal Warner. The couple dated for a few years but separated in 2013 before taking the relationship to the next level.
Since then, Regina seems to be fairly busy with her career. However, she has not lost hope in love; She is open to a relationship and having a partner. In an interview with Wendy Williams in March 2015, she said,
"I mean, look, look, this is the thing. I think you can find love anywhere and my heart is open to it, but I would like to have...if I can pay for us to go on a vacation, all expenses paid out of my own pocket, then he should be able to do that as well."
She also mentioned that she was living alone at that moment as her son was in college.
Son Ian Alexander, Jr.
Talking about her son Ian Alexander, Jr., he was born on 19 January 1996 and was named after his father. He currently ages 25 years. he matches his facial features with Alexander Sr
Regina King with son Ian Alexander, Jr. (Photo: DailyEntertainmentNews.com)
Although Ian and Regina’s marriage didn’t work, they worked out their differences and forged a friendship for the sake of their son. The mother of one had a chat with her ex-husband and said;
You know what? This is not good for Ian. Let's put this shit behind us because it has nothing to do with how much we both love him.
Initially, many variations and difficulties came up, but in the end, their love for their son made them work things out, and the two formed a strong friendship.
Thanks to Regina's parents, who made her realize she was repeating the same mistakes they made; Her parents divorced when she was eight, which ultimately led to a collapse in her relationship with her father. Regina didn't want the same scenario to repeat for her son Ian Alexander Jr.
Today due to his parents’ mutual efforts, he has grown to become a wonderful young man.
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Following his mother’s footsteps, he has entered the biggest film industry in the world. In 2016, he made his debut in the TV movie ‘The Snowy Day.’
He accompanies his mom at the red carpet routine, and it has been a decade since he has shown up at receptions, premieres, and the NAACP Awards.
For instance, in 2019, Regina King took her son Ian Alexander Jr. as her date at the Golden Globes.
Regina King attends the 2019 Golden Globes with her son Ian Alexander Jr. She won the best supporting actress award (Photo: gettyimages.com)
The 24-year-old praised Regina while on the Globes red carpet, calling her 'supermom.' He shared how much he values equality in the industry as part of the Times's Up campaign.
Regina sure is showing the award show ropes to his son.
Ian Alexander Sr’s Bio:
Ian Alexander Sr. was born on April 8, 1956, in Canada. He currently ages 64 years old and has mixed ethnicity. He is an actor and is known for his role in Masters of Horror, The Chris Isaak Show, Animal Miracles, etc.