Former “The Real Housewives of New Jersey” star Dina Manzo has separated from her husband of seven years, Tommy, the reality TV diva revealed on her Twitter page this Saturday.
“My secret…I have been separated since October,” she wrote she wrote to her nearly 300,000 followers after midnight on Saturday February 2.
“My heart hurts but Tommy & I will always share a very special love. So grateful for the support of my loved ones during this time, especially my spiritual friends. You know who u are xoxo.”
Manzo (40) appeared on “The Real Housewives of New Jersey” for the first one and a half seasons. She married her Brownstone co-owner Tommy in 2005. Brownstone is one of the premiere catering facilities in New Jersey.
Tommy is a younger brother of Alfred Manzo who is married to Caroline Manzo, Dina’s sister who also stars on “RHONJ”. He married Dina in 2005. Tommy chose to keep his life private and never appeared on camera during Dina’s stint on the reality show.
Dina also has a teenaged daughter, Lexi (17) from her first marriage to George Hadjiapostoli. the co-owner of Nisha nail salon in Wayne, New Jersey.
“Of course my biggest supporter Lexi,” she also wrote on the social networking site. “Tommy adores her & they will remain close.”
Dina is now moving on to a new online drama called “Tainted Dreams.”