In a stunning bit of matrimony news, News Corp. overlord Rupert Murduch has filed for divorce from his pie bodyguard/third wife, Wendi Deng. Deadline Hollywood got the scoop that divorce papers were filed this morning in New York State.
Murdoch and Deng, who are separated by 38 years and several billion dollars, were married in 1999 and have two children together. The large age gap has always been a topic of chatter when it comes to couple, but the most famous moment of their marriage came in 2011, when a comedian/prankster tried to throw a cream pie at Murdoch during a Parliamentary hearing. Deng leapt to his defense and then slapped the pastry assailant.