Supermodel Paulina Porizkova has been interviewed for the primary time since her late musician husband Ric Ocasek’s demise, saying she feels “damage and betrayal” for being excluded from his will.
Porizkova and Ocasek had been planning to divorce, however had been nonetheless dwelling collectively when he died. She discovered the Automobiles entrance man’s physique of their Gramercy Park townhouse whereas bringing him his Sunday morning espresso.
The pair married in 1989 and had two sons collectively. They started divorce proceedings in 2017, however Ocasek died final 12 months on Sept. 15 at age 75 of coronary heart illness earlier than the finalization.
Ocasek signed his will on Aug. 28 and stipulated, “Even when I ought to die earlier than our divorce is remaining … Paulina just isn’t entitled to any elective share … as a result of she has deserted me.”
The property has $5 million in property, in accordance with paperwork filed in Manhattan Surrogate’s court docket. Porizkova plans to contest the desire, which might grant her beneath New York state legislation 1/three of the property except it may be proved that she did abandon him.
“It made the grieving course of actually, actually tough,” Porizkova instructed CBS Sunday Morning within the interview, airing this weekend “I’d love to have the ability to be unhappy and miss him and never additionally really feel this unimaginable damage and betrayal.”