Hush-Hush: MCU And 'The Hurt Locker' Star Anthony Mackie Wed And Divorced His Childhood Sweetheart In Complete Secret

November 13, 2019

MCU star Anthony Mackie is best known for his portrayal of Falcon in Avengers and Captain America series of films.

Mackie made his acting debut in the famous movie 8 Mile with rapper Eminem, and received critical acclaim for his performance in The Hurt Locker.

Anthony Mackie's painful road to divorce

The famous actor has always been very secretive about his personal life. In 2014, he secretly married his childhood sweetheart Sheletta Chapital. The news broke only six months after they wed.

Anthony and Sheletta were happy together since grade school and seemed like nothing could ever go wrong with their relationship.

But the fairytale wasn't meant to last. According to TMZ, Mackie and his wife filed for divorce in 2017 and finalized their split in 2018, once again in secret. The reason for their decision was not revealed.

The couple shared three children together, with their oldest boy born in 2009.

The source reports that Anthony and Sheletta parted on good terms and agreed on joint custody of their children.

We hope both Mackie and his ex-wife will find happiness in the future.