Simmons has two daughters, Ming Lee, 8, and Aoki Lee, 6, with hip-hop mogul Russell Simmons, whom she divorced in 2008 after almost 10 years of marriage. Citing irreconcilable differences, Kimora Lee Simmons, who was recently reported to be pregnant, is seeking legal and physical custody of her children.Reality star Kimora Lee Simmons formally filed for divorce from her husband of almost 10 years, Russell Simmons, on Tuesday in L. Thanks, as always, to People magazine for this great collection from the week in celebrity quotes.
TV viewers will also remember her for producing and starring in two reality series, “Kimora: Life in the Fab Lane” and “Kimora: House of Fab.”Kimora was married to Russell from 1998 to 2009.
They share two children, daughters Ming Lee, now 17, and Aoki Lee, now 15. After her split from Russell, she dated and welcomed son Kenzo Lee with actor Djimon Hounsou in 2009.
Her rep confirmed the big news via a brief message from the new parents: Kanye West literally wrote the song about gold diggers, probably thanks to one-time girlfriend Amber Rose (a former stripper married to Wiz Khalifa). We're talking about really tall celebrities here, sheesh. Russell Simmons' ex wife Kimora Lee Simmons and her investment banker beau, Tim Leissner, are married. The pair was married in West Africa in 2008, before Kimora was legally divorced from mogul ex husband Russell Simmons.
Or maybe he wrote it with now-wife and baby mama Kim Kardashian in mind. Despite that ceremony, the two never got a marriage license in the United States.
I know Jenny and her family and have seen her several times over the years since the evening she described.
While her memory of that evening is very different from mine, it is now clear to me that her feelings of fear and intimidation are real.
As the corridors of power inevitably make way for a new generation, I don’t want to be a distraction so I am removing myself from the businesses that I founded...
As for me, I will step aside and commit myself to continuing my personal growth, spiritual learning and above all to listening.”His decision to step down followed a claim released earlier this month by former model Keri Claussen Khalighi who also accused Simmons of assaulting her in 1991.
Big hair, big heels, big attitude: as she herself says, ‘I have a really big mouth, I have a lot of opinions and I will be heard.’ It’s a tactic which has propelled her from being the only child of a single mother growing up in St Louis, Missouri, to becoming a Chanel runway model at 13, girlfriend (and subsequent wife) of hip hop mogul Russell Simmons at 17 and now president and creative director of the online fashion website, Just Fab.
As she herself explains: ‘I’m very determined, honest, open and definitely very energetic.