Whereas Selling Sunset followers received some perception into Amanza Smith’s messy relationship together with her ex-husband, Ralph Brown, on the Netflix reality series, there’s much more to the story — and Us Weekly is breaking down all the things to find out about his disappearance.
Smith and Brown exchanged vows in July 2010. The twosome, who share daughter Noah and son Braker, known as it quits after two years of marriage in 2012. She now claims she hasn’t heard from Brown since September 2019.
“My ex-husband and I’ve been divorced since my children have been 1 and a pair of,” Smith defined on Promoting Sundown. “So, for the previous seven years, they’ve spent per week with Daddy and per week with Mommy. And Daddy’s an excellent dad, he’s very current, however over the previous couple of months stuff has actually hit the fan and he’s mainly simply off the grid. And we don’t actually know what’s occurring. I simply don’t have solutions for them.”
She informed Leisure Tonight that the previous New York Giants star was an “wonderful father” earlier than he went MIA. “After we received divorced, I used to be adamant that we have now 50/50 [custody], as a result of I’m not that sort of individual that will ever need my children to by no means see their father as a lot as they see me. ‘You may have two good dad and mom. I would like you to expertise each of them,’” Smith mentioned. “What I’m studying is when you go into it with it 50/50, it’s actually arduous to then swap to full custody.”
Smith additionally opened up to Us Weekly about her situation in August 2020.
“I’ve solely been a single mother for, like, lower than a yr,” the fact TV character informed Us. “Their dad was very a lot concerned. And so each week, I had one full week to myself and I dove in further work as a lot as I wished to. If I wished to go on a date, exit with a pal or no matter, that’s once I would do it. So this has been a complete change.”
Whereas Brown has but to publicly touch upon Smith’s interviews or actuality present, he addressed his ex-wife and his present state in a November 2019 courtroom declaration obtained by Us.
“In 2010, my NFL profession ended and my psychological and bodily ache from enjoying soccer for 21 years of my life was already inflicting me nice ache. Whereas I used to be married to Ms. Smith I had a number of bodily and psychological breakdowns in tears of ache and anguish in entrance of Ms. Smith stating that I didn’t know what was mistaken with me as a result of I felt my bodily extremities, physique and cognitive talents have been seeming to atrophy extensively,” he said. “I didn’t perceive on the time what was taking place and I used to be very scared due to the a number of breakdowns, intense bodily ache and psychological struggles that quite a few retired NFL gamers expertise and I had seen on TV and browse a number of articles.”
Scroll by for a breakdown of what we find out about Smith and Brown: