Today, in Malibu, Ross tells Evgenia Peretz about the shock of discovery, the poison of betrayal, and the road to her hard-won serenity.It wasn’t the way Liberty Ross, the British model-actress, had hoped to make her Stateside debut.On July 24, 2012, a collection of paparazzi-produced pictures were splashed across tabloids and screens throughout the world, revealing that her husband and the father of her two children, director Rupert Sanders, 41, was involved in a romantic tryst with Kristen Stewart, the 22-year-old star of his first feature film, franchise.
Jimmy Iovine and Liberty Ross are now husband and wife!
Iovine and Ross tied the knot in Malibu, Calif., on Saturday, Feb. The 62-year-old music producer and the 37-year-old British actress exchanged "I do's" in front of 50 friends and family members on the beach outside their home, complete with a skywriting plane that spelled out their initials "J Ross, known for her role as Queen Eleanor in the 2012 fantasy film "Snow White and the Huntsman," started dating Iovine in early 2013, following her very public split from her husband of 10 years, director Rupert Sanders.
In July 2012, Sanders, 44, was photographed hugging and kissing 25-year-old actress Kristen Stewart, whom he directed in "Snow White and the Huntsman." Ross and Sanders, who have two children together, daughter Skyla and son Tennyson tried to save their marriage after the scandal, but Ross eventually filed for divorce in January 2013.
She asked for spousal support and joint custody of their kids. "It was horrible," Ross told Vanity Fair in 2013 of the cheating scandal.
"It was really the worst, really the worst." In the aftermath of the bombshell, Ross's brother, Academy Award-winning composer Atticus Ross, reached out to Iovine, who provided support to Ross, according to People. He has worked as an executive at Apple since the company bought Beats in 2014. He has four children from his previous relationship with ex-wife, Vicki Mc Carty.
Since then, Ross has started to move on, and in a candid interview with Harper's Bazaar UK in September 2014, she suggested that she and Sanders are in good terms. Today, I feel happier than I've ever felt, and I'm in such a great place," she said at the time. No life is perfect, we all have our problems and issues and I believe that it's good to be true to who you are." Iovine is a co-founder of Interscope Records.
"All of us are: my kids are great, Rupert's amazing, we have all moved on and everyone is doing really well." "People need to learn to forgive," she added.
star Kristen Stewart, the role of wronged wife fell to British model turned actress Liberty Ross, who fled the spotlight with their two young kids.
The other victim, Ross, by contrast, was past the prime of her career, it then appeared, and focused on raising her children.
It was a perfect storm of humiliation: the particular choice of someone so young and famous as mistress, whose demeanor almost defiantly announces, Yeah, I’m Bad News; the fact that Ross had played Stewart’s mother in the same movie; the sensational way in which it all came to light.
Given the tackiness of the story line, one might not have been surprised had the next step been the scorned woman going on a burn-down-his-house, Left Eye-level rampage. “I have no words to describe what we went through,” says Ross, at her weekend home, in Paradise Cove, Malibu, a unique community of upscale mobile homes perched above the Pacific.