Actor Carl Payne And Wife Divorce After 22 Years Of Marriage


Former “Martin” actor Carl Payne Jr. and his wife Malika Payne have called it quits, according to TMZ.

Melika filed for divorce last month in L.A. County Superior Court citing “irreconcilable differences” in the documents.

In the documents, she is requesting sole physical custody and joint legal of the couple’s son. She is also requesting spousal support from Carl.

Carl Payne is probably best known for his role as Walter “Cockroach” Bradley, Theo’s pal on “The Cosby Show,” and Cole on “Martin.”

Carl and Melika tied the knot in 1992. The have been married for 22 years, but legally separated for two of those years.

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