Lena Waithe Split with wife Alana Mayo
Lena Waithe, the 35-year-old American actress, writer, and producer has split with her wife Alana Mayo after two months of being married. In 2017, Lena proposed to Alana. And, three years prior to that they were dating. They were married in a courthouse in San Francisco, in November 2019. This picture was taken by Alana Mayo’s father on Thanksgiving.
Their sudden marriage
“We snuck and did it, you know. We didn’t really make any announcements or a big … you know …”
The sudden split
However, rumor has it that Lena was unfaithful to her fiance, and the sudden marriage was to keep things from falling apart. In a joint statement from their reps, they said
After careful thought and consideration, we have decided to part ways. We have nothing but support for one another and ask that you respect our privacy during this time.
However, it has come to the forefront that Lena Waithe is now dating actress Cynthia Erivo, allegedly. They hit it off when they met in 2018. Moreover, she was seen with Cynthia during the Golden Globes.