Venessa Villanueva is famous for being the ex-wife of Chris Perez. They got married in 2006 before getting divorced in 2008. The couple is also blessed with two children, daughter, Cassie Perez, and son, Noah Perez.
Perez is a Latin rock as well as a heavy metal guitarist and songwriter. He has also bagged a Grammy award for the Best Latin track for his album, Ressurection. As for Villanueva, she has acted in movies such as Memphis Rising: Elvis Return and Forgotten Memories.
Venessa Villanueva met Chris Perez in 1998. They were introduced by their common friend, John Garza. After their first meeting, the pair fell instantly in love with each other and began dating thereafter.
The couple finally tied their wedding knot in 2001. In due time, the pair became the parents of two children, son, Noah Perez and daughter, Cassie Perez. Both of them equally were fond of their children.
However, the relationship between Venessa and Chris deteriorated as the pair got divorced officially in 2008. The reason behind the couple separation and eventual divorce was due to Venessa accusing Chris of his wild outdoor activities.
Venessa further claimed that Chris was fond of using a lot of alcohol and recreational drugs. He never took good care of her as he was busying partying while avoiding her.
Chris Perez with his ex-wife, Venessa Villanueva, and their children. Image Source: Egossip.
It was also further reported that Venessa demanded all of Perez’s property and assets as a part of the final property settlement. It was done to conclude the final legal separation for the couple. She was even labeled as The Lady of Luxury by Perez’s family. The reason for their naming as such is due to the luxurious and extravagant lifestyle that Vennessa indulges in.
For the time being, there is no information about either of the couple’s details of their current relationship. Vennessa is currently living with her children. While Chris is rumored to have engaged to Melissa Jimenez in early 2018. Chris Perez’s fiance Jimenez is a songwriter and singer by profession.
Previously, Chris Perez was married to his first wife, Selena Quintanilla-Pérez in 1992. However, the couple was not destined to enjoy a long happy marital relationship. Selena was murdered in 1995 by her friend, Yolanda Saldivar.
Chris was married to Selena but it ended after she got murdered by her friend. Image Source: Pinterest.
Sources revealed that Chris still has his contact with his late wife’s family. Selena was an American singer and was known as the Tejano genre of music.