Cosby Show Actress Reveals Pregnancy, Is Dumped by Hubby

Ed Hartwell wants a paternity test
By Evann Gastaldo,  Newser Staff
Posted Jul 26, 2016 12:20 PM CDT
Keshia Knight Pulliam arrives at the 41st NAACP Image Awards on Friday, Feb. 26, 2010, in Los Angeles.   (AP Photo/Matt Sayles)

(Newser) – On July 17, Keshia Knight Pulliam posted on Instagram that she and, presumably, husband Ed Hartwell were expecting a baby. "Surprise!!! We have a new addition coming soon," the Cosby Show actress wrote. "Tune into [podcast] #KandidlyKeshia this week for the details!!" But on Monday, just over a week later, Hartwell filed for divorce, Page Six reports. And, via his rep, the former NFL linebacker tells, "Right now, the only thing I want is a paternity test for the baby."

Pulliam and Hartwell dated for four months, got engaged last December and married days later, and Pulliam's baby girl is due in January. In his divorce filing, Hartwell cites "constant disagreements on life changing decisions that couples typically make together." People reports that he is "demanding" a paternity test. (Read more celebrity divorces stories.)

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