Cheryl Burke is ending her marriage to actor Matthew Lawrence. This is happening 3 years after their wedding. According to the veteran dancer, she filed divorce paperwork in Los Angeles County Courts on February 18, 2022.
Recall that in May 23, 2019, The Hollywood couple tied the knot after dating since 2017. They were first introduced by Matthew’s brother, Joey Lawrence (Gimme a Break!), when he was a guest on DWTS in 2006.
Cheryl Burke and Matthew Lawrence dated for a few years following their meeting, but got back together in 2017 and eventually tied the knot.
Together they had no children. 37 year old Cheryl discussed not having children with her famous husband back in 2017, saying:
“We really want to do it right. We want to do the steps of being engaged, moving in together, getting married and having kids… I’m not getting any younger. We want kids and all of that, so we’ll see what happens.”
According to reports, the professional dancer is asking the court to deny spousal support to either party. According to the documents, the couple were independently wealthy when they signed a prenuptial agreement on May 20, 2019.
“When we first dated, we were both young and immature, and I was so new to this world,” Burke told PEOPLE in 2017. “Now we are both adults and feel balanced.”