September 27, 2022
'The Vampire Diaries' Candice Accola Files for Divorce From Joe King After 7 Years of Marriage

Candice Accola, best known for her role on the hit CW show The Vampire Diaries, is filing for divorce from her husband, The Fray guitarist Joe King, after seven years of marriage. 

The couple shares two children, 6-year-old Florence and 1-year-old Josephine. King has two other children, Elise and Ava, whom he shares with his previous wife, Julie. 

Though Accola filed the divorce documents on April 28, the couple has been separated since January of this year. Living in different parts of Tennessee, Accola headed to Nashville following their breakup while King stayed in Brentwood. 

Accola and King were initially set up by fellow Vampire Diaries star Nina Dobrev in 2012. They reportedly met while filming DirecTV’s 2012 Celebrity Beach Bowl. 

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