Thomas Middleditch agreed to pay his ex-wife, Mollie Gatesmore than $ 2 million in her divorce settlement.
The Silicon Valley The 39-year-old alum and 33-year-old costume designer finalized their divorce on April 8, 2021 Us weeklyhe was ordered to pay her $ 2.625 million under a civil settlement agreement. She should receive the payments by December 2022.
One reason for the payout is Middleditch’s September 2019 playboy Interview in which he admitted that they were swingers.
“I don’t know how much to say because I don’t want my wife to be mad at me,” he said B positive Stern said at the time. “It was only after I got married that I said, ‘Mollie, I’m sorry, but we don’t have to get traditional here.’ “Let’s find out.”
Middleditch added that an open marriage “saved” their relationship because of their different sexual preferences. “We run at different speeds and argue about it all the time, but it’s better than feeling unheard and alone and scurrying in the shadows,” he noted. “By the way, it is now called ‘part of the lifestyle’. The term ‘swing’ is old.”
The actor explained that he and Gates “created our own rules” that were “strict” compared to others he knew: “We’re not alone; we’re together, one.”
Gates filed for divorce in May 2020 after four years of marriage. Although she will not receive spousal support, she kept her personal effects that she owned before they married and her car. He kept a house and apartment in LA, a cabin in Big Bear Lake, California, a house in Canada, his leftovers and royalties, his business units, and his car.
Middleditch admitted in April 2020 that he regretted revealing so much about his marriage. “To be honest, I wish I could take it back. It was a bad execution,” he said on The Daily Beast’s The Last Laugh podcast. “But I’ve learned to keep things a little closer to my chest . It was painful [learning experience], to be honest.”
In March, a woman named Hannah Harding accused them Godzilla: King of the Monsters Star of Sexual Misconduct. In a report by Los Angeles timesShe claimed he groped her and another woman in a now-closed LA nightclub in 2019 and later sent her Instagram DMs in which he wrote, “I had no idea my actions were so strange to you. … I am so ashamed that I made you feel uncomfortable. “Middleditch has not yet publicly commented on the allegations.
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