Aisha Tyler and Jeff Tietjens‘ more than 20-year marriage has near to an stop, while he has scored a hefty spousal support deal.
Tietjens, a lawyer, had filed divorce papers in 2016, saying he and The Talk co-host had separated the preceding year. They occupy no children together. On Wednesday, a stipulated judgment was reached to stop their marriage.
The two must abide by the terms of a previously negotiated settlement agreement they signed in December, which states Tyler must pay Tietjens $31,250 per month in spousal support for the next four years, and $1.5 million in total. She must also continue to pay for his annual $500,000 life insurance policy until the stop of 2020.
The two will divide up their property and assets, which includes a Hollywood Hills domestic they had bought in 2002 and sold final summer for more than $2 million.
Tyler and Tietjens were college sweethearts and wed in 1994. After he had filed the divorce papers, she talked approximately their split on The Talk.
“He’s the person who has influenced me and cared for me the most,” she said. “In fact, he cared for me even longer than my parents occupy cared for me and it’s very tough when you savor someone very much to also start to realize that perhaps, possibly you want different things for your life. That’s a very difficult realization to near to and you don’t want to accept it and you don’t want to believe it.”
“He’s a wonderful person,” she added. “He’s been my best friend for always my entire life. I’ll always savor him.”
Tyler’s rep said at the time the two will remain friends.