Jeremy Renner has finally spoken out about the years-long scandal he’s been in with his ex-wife Sonni Pacheco, and he strongly refuted the abuse claims against him. The Marvel star said in an interview with Men’s Health that his ex-allegations wife were baseless. Jeremy Renner and Sonni Pacheco were married in 2014. However, they divorced after just a year of marriage. The couple separated legally in 2015 after filing for divorce stating unresolved issues. The couple had gone through a bitter custody fight for their daughter Ava, now eight, but ultimately decided to split custody. Pacheco said that Renner abused her throughout their relationship in 2019.
A complete profile of Jeremy Renner’s ex-wife Sonni Pacheco
Canadian Sonni Pacheco is a multi-talented artist who has worked as a model, actor, and sculptor. She started in show business as a model after being born in Pitt Meadows, British Columbia, Canada. The Wingman and American Pie Presents: The Book of Love were only two of the films in which she had an acting appearance. She started working for Monster Energy Drinks as a spokeswoman in 2013. She abandoned a promising acting career to pursue a new one as a successful sculptor. She’s set up shop as a professional sculptor and exhibits her work online. According to Saatchi Art, she began sculpting while pregnant and now uses her work as therapy. After announcing her love for Jeremy Renner, Sonni became a public figure. The two became a couple in 2011 after meeting on the Mission: Impossible – Ghost Protocol set, and they had a daughter named Ava in 2013. The next year they tied the knot, but their marriage was doomed by a public, abrupt split.
Exploring the drama between Jeremy Renner and Sonni Pacheco
Jeremy Renner and Sonni Pacheco’s relationship has remained controversial almost seven years after their divorce. They divorced in 2014, with the ex-wife claiming that the Avengers actor owed her $50,000 in child support. The exes agreed on shared custody in 2015, and Renner elected to pay $16,000 for support plus $24,000 for legal and accounting bills. Pacheco said in 2019 that her husband, the actor who played the mayor of Kingstown, was abusive to her in all ways throughout their marriage. Sonni said that, while drunk, her ex-husband threatened suicide for both of them by putting a pistol in her mouth. She also said he used the rifle on the ceiling as their daughter slept.
However, Jeremy Renner’s lawyers have denied the allegations, telling Page Six that the case should be decided in court. According to COVID-19, Jeremy Renner sought that the court drops his child support payments from $30,000 to $11,000. He also said that the child support payments were diverted to Sonni Pacheco’s use for property taxes and legal bills. For her part, Sonni Pacheco told Page Six that the allegations were an effort to lower child support payments. During their current legal struggle, whether Sonni Pacheco will reply to Jeremy Renner’s latest comments about the abuse claims remains to be seen.