Extramarital affairs always end up wreaking havoc in happy marriages. The same is echoed these days as popular American journalist T.J Holmes and Marilee Fiebig are heading toward a divorce. Both tied the knot in 2010 and have been doing well. But T.J. Holmes’s extramarital affair has caused the end of this marriage.
T.J. Holmes was previously married to Amy Ferson and even had two kids from his first marriage. Later he married Marilee and became father to an adorable daughter named Sabine. Holmes has always maintained that the wedding enabled him to turn into a better person. Fiebig had helped him a lot in all aspects.
So what went wrong? And who’s that woman with whom Holmes is having an affair? Well, we will be answering these questions soon. Firstly, let us know who exactly it is, T.J Holmes.
Who Is T.J Holmes?
TJ Holmes is an American television journalist and talk show presenter. He was born Timothy Jamahl Holmes in the United States. He is well-known as the anchor of the nationally syndicated daytime chat show The TJ Show and formerly hosted the BET series Don’t Sleep (2011–2014).
His first job was as a desk assistant at KTHV-TV in Little Rock, Arkansas, where he started his career in broadcast journalism. From 1999 to 2004, he rose through the ranks of the station to become the weekend anchor and reporter. During this period, Holmes reported on both the historic 2000 presidential election and the tragic events of September 11.
As a journalist and anchor for CNN and CNN Headline News, Holmes has been a part of the network since 2004. Over the following seven years, Holmes covered the 2008 presidential election, reported live from Iraq, and had interviews with Barack Obama and Oprah Winfrey, among many others. Holmes moved on from CNN to anchor the late-night conversation program Don’t Sleep on BET in 2011.
Holmes was chosen to anchor The TJ Show in 2017. The program airs in over 130 U.S. locations and includes famous guests and lifestyle specialists who speak about a broad array of subjects.
TJ Holmes’s Affair With Amy Robach
Holmes and Fiebig had been married for nearly 11 years. People would term them as one of the most inspiring and positive couples. But the latest reports suggest that it’s not all well between both of them. Holmes has been accused of cheating. Yes, you read that right! He has been engaged in an affair with Amy Robach. Amy and Holmes together host Good Morning America.
Robach and Holmes got closer to each other during their training period in New York. Both were in New York to participate in a marathon. Robach separated from her husband, Andrew Shue, recently. The rumors about their affair have been persisting for a long time.
In fact, at the beginning of this year, rumors were floating about the alleged affair between both of them. Both have been colleagues for a long time and have a lot of affection for each other. But they always maintained that it was merely a friendship, and they both were satisfied with their married life.
But now we know that it was all false. They were not happy with their married lives and thus looked for an extramarital affair.
T.J Holmes And His Wife File For Divorce
According to court records, the couple, Holmes and Fiebig, filed for divorce after being married for a total of 12 years on December 29, 2022. Holmes and Robach were pictured together at Atlanta’s Hartsfield-Jackson International Airport on the day after Christmas, prompting the lawsuit two days later. Holmes and Robach were spotted on the day of his filing in Florida, where they anticipated spending New Year’s Eve together.
After six months of being apart, Holmes and Fiebig were reportedly attempting to “work things out” when the news of her husband’s affair with his co-anchor surfaced. This has left her in a condition of utter despair. She didn’t know at all about this before. They weren’t together at the time, but they were attempting to make up just for T.J.’s birthday.
She was spotted without her wedding ring. But still, she and Holmes were still striving to restore their relationship. Since her husband’s adultery, Fiebig has kept Instagram private.
Holmes’s relationship with Robach wasn’t the first time he cheated on Fiebig. Prior to his connection with Robach, Holmes allegedly cheated on Fiebig twice. The most notable affair was a three-year romance that commenced in 2016 with Natasha Singh, a producer at Holmes morning show. Nonetheless, Robach didn’t find out about the affair until it was practically done. She did not learn about the affair until its conclusion.
Right now, it is a heartbreaking time for Marilee Fiebig. Losing your husband to an extramarital affair is surely a devastating experience. Marilee is trying to keep herself calm as she deals with the situation.