The Inside Scoop on Christina Hall and Ant Anstead’s Heartbreaking Breakup!
Christina Hall and her ex-husband Ant Anstead got separated in September 2020, after being married for almost two years. But why did the couple decide to get a divorce?
“No one saw that coming. I heard that Christina and Ant just grew apart,” the source said at the time. “They're very different people from very different backgrounds, and that definitely played a role. Friends say Ant was the first one who started thinking about splitting up.
So, what really happened between Christina and Anstead? Read more to find out.
When Did Christina Hall Start Dating Ant Anstead?
In January 2018, Christina Hall and Ant Anstead made it clear on Instagram that they were dating. Christina wrote on Instagram on the couple's first anniversary that they had been dating for three months before going public.
“A year ago today, Ant Anstead called me for the first time, and we spoke for 29 minutes two days later,” she wrote at the time. “Anyway, I answered, and we spoke for 2.5 hours. Two days later, we met for the first time, and we've been inseparable ever since.”
When Did Ant Anstead and Christina Hall Get Married?
Christina Hall and Ant Anstead got married in December 2018 at their home in Newport Beach, California. The wedding was fancy and small, with a winter wonderland theme. Three months after getting married, the couple told everyone they were going to have their first child.
“Ant and I are so happy to say that #babyanstead is coming in September!” Christina wrote at the time on Instagram. “Everyone is so excited to meet their new brother or sister.”
Christina Hall and Ant Anstead Breakup
Christina Hall and Ant Anstead got married in December 2018. Just two years later, they said they were getting a divorce. But unlike her divorce from Tarek El Moussa, which turned very quickly into a fight, Christina Hall's breakup with Ant Anstead was mostly peaceful.
Christina Hall and Ant Anstead have never talked about why they got divorced in public. But a person who knew the couple said that they just grew apart during their two-year marriage.
“No one expected this. I've heard that Christina and Ant just grew apart,” the source told. “They are very different people from very different backgrounds, and that definitely played a role. Friends say that Ant was the first one to feel like splitting up.
How Many Kids Do Christina and Anstead Have?
In September 2019, Christina Hall and Ant Anstead had their first child, a boy named Hudson. Hudson is the seventh member of their blended family of six.
“Having a baby around again has been a big change for all of us,” Christina would later say on an episode of Christina on the Coast. “But it's so nice to be home, and we're all excited to find our new normal with the cutest little British baby.
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Who Has Custody of Christina and Ant’s Son Hudson?
When Ant filed for full custody of their son in April 2022, things got worse after they got a divorce in June 2021.
In the middle of their heated custody battle, Christina said she won't film their young son for her TV show or social media posts anymore.
“The recent false accusations against me have worn my mind out. Hudson's father has tried to use manipulation and false information to turn my family, friends, and fans against me. This has had a big effect on me and my family,” the HGTV star said on October 2 via Instagram.
“Because of this, I've decided not to show Hudson on Instagram, my TV shows, or any other social media until he's old enough to decide for himself.”