Larry, who at the moment hosts the Ora TV present Politicking with Larry King, suffered a near-fatal stroke in Might 2019. “It’s been a tough yr,” he advised Folks this February. “And I don’t have any thought of what 2020 goes to be like. However I can nonetheless work and I can watch my children develop up. I really feel constructive — and hopeful.”
He additionally talked with the journal about his divorce from Shawn, a 60-year-old actress who appeared in Knight Rider and Days of Our Lives.
“I’ll all the time look after my spouse,” he stated. “However it simply hit some extent the place we didn’t get alongside. … We had an enormous age distinction and that finally takes its toll. It grew to become a problem. Additionally, [Shawn] is a really spiritual Mormon and I’m an agnostic atheist, in order that finally causes little issues.”
On the time, nevertheless, the Peabody Award winner was counting his blessings. “I’m very pleased with what I do,” he advised Folks. “And I’m a very good father — nothing beats parenthood. There’s a component of pinching myself day by day. Take a look at what I’ve come by. All in all, if you happen to have a look at it, I’ve had a blessed life.”
Larry has seven ex-wives in complete, the opposite 5 being Freda Miller, Mickey Sutphin, Sharon Lepore, and Julie Alexander.