Cheryl is finally set to divorce husband of 18 months Jean Bernard Fernandez-Versini today
The 33-year-old former Girls Aloud singer, Cheryl Fernandez-Versini, and restaurateur Jean-Bernard Fernandez-Versini, 35, are due to be granted a decree nisi at the Central Family Court in London today.
The coupled wed in July 2014 after just three months of dating in front of just four wedding guests in a beachside ceremony in Mustique.
After months of negotiations, and nearly a year since they called quits on their 18-month marriage will have their divorce papers processed just before midnight on 19 October 2016.
“She is in a great place at the moment and is really happy with Liam. She’s delighted she can draw a line under her marriage to Jean Bernard,” an insider explained to ‘The Sun’, adding: “This means she can now focus on the future.”
“She will not officially change her name straight away because that takes time, and there are other things she needs to think about first. But she has not been using the name Fernandez-Versini since the divorce began in January. She has just gone by Cheryl for all work purposes,” they said.