Keshia Knight Pulliam’s Husband Files For Divorce Week After Pregnancy Announcement

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Some good things just don’t seem to last. Last week actress Keshia Knight Pulliam announced that she and her news husband Ed Hartwell were expecting their first child together, but they’re making a different announcement today.


PEOPLE confirms that former NFL star Hartwell, 38, has filed for divorce from the former Cosby Show star after only six months.

Hartwell filed for divorce in Georgia’s Fulton County Superior Court this week and demanded that Pulliam undergoes a paternity test.


The former kid star announced on an Instagram post her pregnancy, with the caption, “Surprise!!! We have a new addition coming soon …”

A rep for the actress confirmed Hartwell filed for divorce.

According to documents found by, the complaint says the two married on Jan. 2 and recently separated. The three-page document offers no details or reason for the split, saying only that “the marriage is irretrievably broken and there is no possibility of reconciling.”