Drake Bell he has kept his personal life out of the limelight for several years. However, in light of the news of her disappearance, she later found, followed by her subsequent divorce, fans of the Drake and Josh The student is curious to know how the former Nickelodeon star and his family are doing.
Read on to learn everything we know about the Drake divorce.
Who is Drake Bell’s estranged wife?
Drake’s estranged wife’s name is janet bell (née Von Schmeling). The spouses were secretly married in March 2019, but the “Found a Way” musician didn’t reveal his marital status until June 2021 when he took to social media.
“In response to various rumors that are incorrect, I have been married for almost three years and we are blessed to be the parents of an amazing son,” Drake wrote via Twitter at the time. “Thank you very much to all my fans around the world for your well wishes.”
When did Drake Bell’s wife file for divorce?
On April 20, 2023, Janet filed for divorce in Los Angeles County, according to court documents obtained by In contact. Janet listed her and the “Hollywood Girl” artist’s separation date as Sept. 15, 2022, citing irreconcilable differences as the reason for her separation, according to legal paperwork.
shortly after In contact and various outlets reported the news, Drake took Twitter to express his surprise.
“I found out my wife filed for divorce from TMZ… check out my new song,” he wrote at the time, including a clip of his single, “Going Away.”
News of the couple’s divorce came a week after the Daytona Beach Police Department initially reported Drake as “missing and endangered,” according to his official Facebook account.
Hours later, however, Drake confirmed he was safe by tweeting: “You leave your phone in the car and you don’t answer at night, what about this?”
Authorities also updated their original social media post by noting: “At this time, we can confirm that law enforcement officials are in contact and that Mr. Bell is safe.”
What is the name of the son of Drake Bell and Janet Von Schmeling?
According to Janet’s divorce petition obtained by In contactshe and Drake share a son, who was born in June 2021. Although the couple named their son Jeremy Drake Bell, Janet listed their son’s name as Wyatt Bell in court documents.
Janet is seeking primary custody of her son and requests that Drake be granted visitation rights, according to the documents. She is also seeking spousal support.