While the strange rumor that Marc Anthony and Jada Pinkett Smith had an affair on the set of HawthoRNe still swirls, Marc is appearing on Nightline to officially set the record straight about his split from Jennifer Lopez.
“I’ll tell you that it wasn’t something sensationalistic happening. It was a realization on both our parts. So, you know, it wasn’t shocking. These things happen.” Marc shrugged. Speak for yourself, pal – fans were plenty shocked!
He was asked if he wanted the divorce, and Anthony carefully replied, “It was a decision that we made jointly… This is not a funeral. This is not a burial. This is just two people who came together and just realized. . . I’m saying that it wasn’t sustainable the way it was, and that’s that.”
He also scoffs at the rumor that he had an affair with a stewardess, but the Jada story isn’t mentioned at all. You can watch the full interview tonight on ABC at 11:35 P.M. EST. In the meantime, here’s a taste: