Following the news of divorce with his ex-wife, choreographer-actor Darrin Henson was surrounded with the rumors of gay. Although, the American actor is known for dating many women in the past, the confusion regarding his sexuality aroused shortly after he left his baby mama whom he loved to the moon and back.
What went wrong between the couple who were just blessed with a baby prior to their divorce? Let’s find out about the reason behind Darrin’s divorce and shed light on his relationship status.
Failed Married Life With Wife, Gay Rumors True?
Not every love story is meant to have a happy ending. Similarly, Darrin’s marriage to his girlfriend-turned-wife Rachelle Henson also wasn’t as good as they expected it to be. The pair exchanged the wedding vows in March 2014 at Atlanta’s Changing a Generation Church but couldn’t keep their promise to stay together for more than six months of marriage.
Darrin Henson and his ex-wife, Rachelle Henson, on their wedding in March 2014 (Lipstick Alley)
Although their wedding was low-key, their divorce grabbed huge attention which even created speculations regarding Darrin’s sexuality. Amidst the curiosity regarding the reason behind the divorce and gay rumors, the actor opened up that he wasn’t ready to be a husband or a father.
He has a daughter with his estranged wife Rachelle with whom he shares a friendly bond even after the separation. Darrin recalls that his married life with Rachelle was beautiful although it lasted for only six months.
Along with a daughter who was born in July 2014, he has four other children from his previous relationships.
Fending off the gay rumors, Darrin then sparked a romance with singer-actress, Chante Moore. They hinted their blossoming romance by attending a red carpet event together in 2015. However, as of now, the pair hasn’t made any appearances together, and neither has talked about their relationship publicly.
Before marrying his baby mama Rachelle, he was dating actress Denyce Lawton in May 2013. Unfortunately, his relationship with Denyce ended a few months later.
Darrin’s Career & Movies
Darrin, who stands tall at the height of 6 feet 1½ inches, has been successful in attaining a decent height in his career as well.
Popular for his dance instruction video, Darrin's Dance Grooves, Darrin has worked with various artists like Britney Spears, N'Sync, Christina Aguilera, and 98 Degrees by choreographing their videos and concerts.
Apart from his career as a choreographer, he has appeared in some movies and television shows and has assembled a colossal amount of net worth.
Born on 5 May 1972 in Bronx, New York, USA, Darrin is known for his stint on the Showtime series Soul Food. He also appeared on the three seasons on the ABC family TV series Lincoln Heights and Black Magic. His acting credits also include the movies like Stomp the Yard, Zulu Wedding, and The Salon