The National enquirer is An American newspaper who exposed the illicit relationship between Jeff Bezos and Lauren Sanchez, They investigated Jeff Bezos for four months, tracking the Amazon CEO “across five states and 40,000 miles.”
According to State laws, Jeff Bezos could lose half his wealth if he divorces his wife of 25 years- especially now its obvious he cheated on her. Here’s everything we know about the “other woman” in Jeff Bezos life
1) Lauren Sanchez (49 ) is married with 2 children
She has been married to her husband Patrick Whitesell for 13 years and they share two children together- a 12-year-old son, Evan, and a 10-year-old daughter, Ella. The estranged couple wedded in 2005 in a star studded wedding attended by Hollywood A listers like Jessica Alba, Ben Aflex and Matt Damon.
2) In addition to the two kids she has with her husband, she also has a 17 year old love child
She previously dated sports MVP Tony Gonzalez, they split in 2002 and she became a single mum to Nikko, now 17.
3) Her husband Patrick whitesell is a big shot in Hollywood
Jeff Bezos maybe the richest man in the world, but her estranged husband is equally rich. he is worth an estimated 380 million dollars according to Forbes and is one of the power brokers of Hollywood.
He co owns a talent agency- he manages big stars like Kevin Costner, Matt Damon and Hugh Jackman .
4) Jeff Bezos other woman Lauren Sanchez used to be a show host;
She used to be a news caster hosting shows like so you think you can dance- she also used to work with international hollywood stations like “Extra” and and Fox “sports”
5) Lauren Sanchez moved from hosting TV shows to being a helicopter Pilot
Now, she combines her passion for flying helicopters with film production -Her company Black Ops Aviation works with movie makers to capture aerial footages above the sky for TV production.
She has filmed sky shots for movies like Dunkirk, and most recently worked as an aerial producer for the upcoming Miss Bala starring Gina Rodriguez.
6) She and her husband were friends with The Jeff Bezos family,
The two couples are said to have known each other for years and grown close because they both have homes in Seattle. Infact it was her husband who suggested she and Jeff Bezos work together
Black Ops has been shooting footage used in promotional videos for Jeff Bezos Blue Origin, highlighting dramatic footage of the Shepard rocket launch and landing last year.
7) She started this whole rumor by bragging about it to a friend
Earlier on Friday, reports emerged that Enquirer got their hands on the texts after Sanchez bragged about the affair and sent Bezos’ explicit text messages and selfies to a friend.
The friend slipped the messages to The National Enquirer and that it was triggered its exhaustive, four month investigation into the pair’s romance, according to the source.
She is presently negotiating proceedings to divorce her husband