Fox News host Jesse Watters' wife Noelle Watters has filed for divorce after she learned that her husband had an extramarital affair with a 25-year-old producer while working on his show, multiple sources have confirmed.
The New York Daily News reported that Noelle Watters, who married Jesse in 2009 and shares twin daughters, Sophie Watters and Ellie Watters together, filed divorce documents back in October.
Noelle Watters, Jesse Watters' Wife, Files for Divorce Against The Fox News Host
The 39-year-old The O'Reilly Factor star, who was forced to take a break from the conservative news network for inappropriate comments about President Donald Trump's daughter Ivanka Trump, admitted to the affair at his place of employment.
According to the NYDN, Jesse revealed to his superiors about his relationship with associate producer Emma DiGiovine shortly after Noelle filed papers.
Emma was immediately transferred to The Ingraham Angle alongside with host Laura Ingraham, the network claimed.
Fox News said in a statement,
Within 24 hours of Jesse Watters voluntarily reporting to the Chief of Human Resources in November 2017 that he was in a consensual relationship with a woman on his staff, management met with both parties and a decision was made for the woman to be transferred to work on another program on the network where she currently remains,
As per the report, Jesse and Emma are still dating.