Ex-Wife Maria Shriver Reportedly Spied on Arnold Schwarzenegger and His $450 Million Net Worth During Divorce Period to Find Out His Secret Information

Legendary bodybuilder, Arnold Schwarzenegger is one of the most famous celebrities in the world. Just like his illustrious bodybuilding career and movies, his personal life has also been a frequent topic of discussion in the media. However, being in the limelight since his debut as a bodybuilder cost his personal life. His marriage to journalist Maria Shriver has been one of the most discussed topics among fans.

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Arnold was successful in everything he got into, from bodybuilding to movies to politics. But his marriage to Maria Shriver failed. The couple have separated after being together for nearly 25 years.

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Maria Shriver hired a personal investigator

Maria decided to separate from Arnold after admitting that he had fathered a child with his governess. Arnold had kept it a secret from his wife and family. The couple announced their separation in 2011. Maria had hired a private investigator during their divorce proceedings.

Governor Arnold Schwarzenegger and First Lady Maria Shriver (Photo by Jason Merritt/FilmMagic)

Maria had hired Laura Wasser, a divorce lawyer in Los Angeles. An insider revealed that Maria wanted to know exactly how much Schwarzenegger was worth at that time.

Ex-wife Maria allegedly spied on Arnold’s double life as well as his $450 million net worth during their divorce settlement to uncover his secret information. Talk to radar online, an insider revealed, “Maria spares no effort and she authorized a private investigator to collect personal and professional information on Arnold.

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Despite being devastated by the divorce, Maria wanted to know exactly what she was dealing with. The private investigator would investigate claims that Arnold fathered several children outside of their marriage. Maria was aware of the rumours. She wanted to have a clear grip on the situation. The couple may have signed a prenuptial agreement. However, there is no official confirmation so far.

The relationship between Arnold Schwarzenegger and Maria Shriver

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Arnold first met Maria Shriver in August 1977. Maria is a descendant of the Kennedy family, as Arnold had immigrated to the United States from Austria. They met at the Robert F. Kennedy tennis tournament. Former television journalist Tom Brokaw had introduced them to each other. They started dating after a few months.

HYANNIS, MA – APRIL 26: Actor Arnold Schwarzenegger and his wife Maria Shriver outside St. Francis Xavier Church after their wedding on April 26, 1986 in Hyannis, Massachusetts. (Photo by Peter Carrette Archive/Getty Images)

The couple married on April 26, 1986 in a Catholic ceremony. They had four children together. The couple was very popular among fans and the media heavily hyped their public appearances. Plus, Arnold and Maria seemed like a perfect match for each other.

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Later, they had problems in their relationship in 2011 and decided to separate. They did not reveal the reason for the split. Other revelations stated that Arnold fathered a son with their governess. They finalized their divorce in 2021, ten years after their separation.

Teresa E. Burton