Ant Anstead joked that he couldn’t keep his job or his wife when he left the Wheeler agent after his marriage broke down.
On Monday, he announced that he would be leaving the Wheeler Dealers program in the UK and on Tuesday his wife less than two years formally filed for divorce.
But British TV character Ant Anstead doesn̵7;t seem to have lost his sense of humor.
In a video chat with co-hosts Marc Priestley and Mike Brewer, Anstead quipped that he couldn’t keep his job or his wives.
Still laughing: During a video chat with Wheeler Dealer co-hosts Marc Priestley and Mike Brewer on Tuesday, Ant Anstead quipped that he couldn’t keep his job or his wife
In expressing sorrow over Anstead’s departure, co-host Brewer said in the YouTube video: ‘For me, I am so sad that you and I have had such a great love …
‘People will say’ Brewers can’t stick to these mechanisms ‘and all that nonsense.’ ”
Antstead quickly quipped: ‘People say that about me and my wife!’
Optimistic: Anstead appears to have kept his sense of humor despite Monday news that he will be leaving the TV car show and his second wife Christina formally filed for divorce on Tuesday.
New Chapter: On Monday, Anstead shared with his fans via social media that he would be leaving the car show that made him famous for his production back in the UK.
On Monday, Anstead shared with his fans on social media that he would be leaving the car show that made him famous.
Wheeler’s agents brought him to the US in 2017 and he explained that he was leaving because the show would return to the UK.
‘I’m proud to hand the wrench to the legend @ f1elvis and I’m still at home in California to embark on THREE new TV shows (check out this space for top-secret news coming soon)
‘Thank you to all car fans (and not car fans) for years of support and jokes! I am extremely proud of what we have achieved! It was a ride ‘
Farewell: After arriving in the US in 2017, Anstead married Flip Or Flop star Christina El Moussa after divorcing her co-star on reality show Tarek in 2018
It’s all over: Christina announced the couple’s separation last month, and on Tuesday, Anstead just filed for divorce in Orange County court, California, TMZ reported
His son: The estranged couple shares a son, Hudson, who turned a year ago last month. He was pictured with his dad on Halloween
Anstead, 41, got married to Christina El Moussa after divorcing her co-star Flip Or Flop Tarek in 2018 but she announced her separation on September 18.
On Tuesday, Christina, 37, filed for divorce in Orange County court, California, TMZ reported.
The separated couple share a son, Hudson, who turned a year ago last month.
Christina also has daughter Taylor, 10, and son Brayden, 5, with ex-husband Tarek, while Anstead is the father of 17-year-old Amelie and 14-year-old Archie from a previous marriage.
Anstead divorced his first wife Louise in 2017 after 12 years of marriage.
’23 lbs. Don’t worry, I’ll get it back ‘: Antstead has lost a lot of weight since the breakup of marriage and has sought help from a breakup recovery program
The father of three recently revealed that he has lost 23 pounds since breaking up with Christina in the summer.
In the comments section under a photo he posted last month, one fan wrote ‘you look slimmer’ and he replied ’23lbs. Don’t worry, I’ll get it back. ‘
Ant appeared to have been struggling with the breakup and revealed last month that he was dealing with the difficult breakup with the help of the Breakup Recovery program.
‘I’m on the 30th now and I have to say it’s a lifesaver for me!’ he say. ‘If someone needs this, DO IT! “