Elton John ex-wife Renate Blauel recordsdata authorized injunction ‘over autobiography’ | Books | Leisure
For causes unknown, Renate Blauel, the ex-wife of Sir Elton John has launched a authorized injunction towards her ex-husband. In accordance with The Guardian, whereas the reason being unclear, such an strategy is commonly made in relation to privateness or to stop the publication of sure materials. Blauel’s lawyer confirmed the paperwork has been filed.
Nevertheless, he wouldn’t reveal why, including that the 67-year-old was “hoping to resolve it amicably”.
In the meantime, The Sun’s sources declare the reason being over the mentions of her in his autobiography Me, printed final 12 months.
Allegedly, the previous couple had agreed on what can be within the guide, after she reminded him of his signing of a non-disclosure settlement after their divorce.
The outlet wrote: “Legal professionals thrashed out a deal over what might and couldn’t be included however now German Renate is searching for an official ruling.”
Sir Elton wrote: “I’d damaged the center of somebody I liked and who liked me unconditionally, somebody I couldn’t fault in any manner.
“Regardless of all of the ache, there was no acrimony concerned in any respect.
“For years afterwards, every time one thing occurred to me, the press would flip up on her doorstep, in search of her to dish the grime, and she or he by no means, ever has: she instructed them to go away her alone.”
Sir Elton admitted in his autobiography that he’s barely seen his ex-wife since their divorce.
He wrote: “I noticed her as soon as after we divorced … Once I had youngsters, I invited her to [John’s home] Woodside as a result of I needed her to satisfy them; I needed to see her, I needed her to be a part of our lives, and us a part of hers, in a roundabout way.
“However she didn’t need to, and I didn’t push the problem. I’ve to respect how she feels.”
Earlier than his marriage, Sir Elton was additionally briefly engaged to Linda Hannon.
Nevertheless, the singer ended the connection simply weeks earlier than their wedding ceremony the sixties.