Dennis Hopper was already fighting against advanced prostrate cancer. Now the 73-year-old actor is turning up the heat in his battle against his wife, 41-year-old Victoria. He filed for divorce in January, and according to published reports, the key factor is his will.
Victoria is a 25% beneficiary under Hopper’s will. But, in the case of divorce, the couple’s prenuptial agreement says that she gets nothing. And that’s the sole motivating factor behind the divorce, according to Victoria. She blames his three children from a prior marriage and says that Dennis is not making rational decisions, due in large part to the medication he’s taking.
In other words, she says it’s all about the estate planning.
And it’s hard to argue with that point. Dennis Hopper’s lawyer was in court last week, seeking a restraining order against Victoria to keep her away from him. His attorney filed a doctor’s report saying that his estranged wife is hampering his recovery. The doctor feels that the less he sees of her, theRead more...