Hollywood actor, Blair Underwood and his wife, Desiree DaCosta recently announced that they will be parting ways after twenty-seven years of marriage. They made this known through their social media handles in a post that read,
“After a tremendous amount of thought, prayer & work on ourselves individually & collectively, we have come to the conclusion to end our marriage that began 27 years ago. It has truly been a beautiful journey. Our proudest achievements are our three incredible children.
Three souls to which God entrusted us. We continue to be awed & humbled by the blessings of parenting. We have always put their best interests first & will continue to do so. We will continue to be the best of friends and co-parents and have the utmost respect for one another as we embark upon this new chapter of our lives, separately. We thank you all for your support throughout the years & we humbly ask for privacy & understanding during this new season of change”.
Here is a tweet Blair Underwood made announcing the divorce;
Blair and Desiree Underwood share three lovely children together, two sons and one daughter – Paris, Blake and Brielle Underwood.
The duo got married in September, 1994 but have now decided to split.
Blair Underwood is an American actor, director and producer. He made his debut into the acting field with a musical film produced in 1985 titled, “Krush Groove”, and since then, has made appearances in several movies. His Broadway debut in the iconic role of Stanley in Tennessee Williams’ “A Streetcar Named Desire” earned him a 2012 Drama League Distinguished Performance Award nomination. He is an Emmy award winner, a two-time Golden Globe Award nominee, and has also been nominated for a number of awards.
He recently played a role in the Netflix Emmy-Award winning limited series, “When They See Us”. Underwood has also worked on several projects, notable amongst them are; “Viral”, “The Bridge To Nowhere”.
He has also co-starred in a number of movies like, “The After Party”.
Blair and Desiree Underwood will now be co-parenting following the recent announcement of their divorce.