"It was better to not go through that torture." The star, who voices Lana Kane in FX's smash cartoon series "I wanted families [and] couples to know that it was a valid choice not to get on this crazy merry-go-round of IVF and tens and tens of thousands of dollars," Tyler explained."People who do what I do for a living can afford that stuff, but most people can't. CBS personality Aisha Tyler and her husband, Jeff Tietjens, are divorcing after more than 20 years of marriage, her rep has confirmed.
Her fellow co-hosts wished her well, with Sheryl Underwood getting up and walking around the table to give Tyler a hug.Tietjens, an attorney himself, cited irreconcilable differences in his legal papers.He and Tyler have been separated since January 2015, the papers state.The actress and comedian, 45, has been outspoken about her infertility struggle with her husband in the past, and revealed a heartbreaking secret in an emotional episode of The Talk in September 2013.Tyler, who cried to her cohosts about the confession, said she and her husband tried everything possible to have a baby, until a doctor said there wasn't much hope."We just decided it wasn't worth it to go through that, and so we decided to stop," Tyler told the ladies at the time.