Aisha and her husband separated over a year ago last January, she says.“But we were really trying, and fighting to stay together, which is why I didn’t talk about it.” Critics have said that Aisha is a hypocrite for not discussing her divorce, since she and the other co-hosts on regularly discuss the marriages, break ups and hook ups of celebrities.Tyler’s feature film credits include “Bedtime Stories,” “Death Sentence” opposite Kevin Bacon, and “Balls of Fury” with Christopher Walken.She completed filming “Black Water Transit,” a film set in New Orleans in the aftermath of Hurricane Katrina, directed by Tony Kaye and starring Lawrence Fishburne.After leaving “Talk Soup,” Tyler moved into television and film roles, enjoying another first — the first African-American to play an extended character arc on “Friends.” She then co-starred with Jennifer Love Hewitt in the CBS hit “Ghost Whisperer,” had extended roles on two of television’s top dramas — “CSI,” on the Network, and “24” — and has made numerous guest appearances on series including “Nip/Tuck,” “Curb Your Enthusiasm” and “Reno 911.” Tyler co-starred with Stuart Townsend in the action-adventure TV series, “XIII,” based on the internationally best-selling graphic novel of the same name.Currently, she is voicing the character of sexy superspy Lana Kane on the animated series “Archer.” In 2009, Tyler returned to her stand-up comedy roots, starring in a one-hour special for Comedy Central, “Aisha Tyler is Lit: Live at the Fillmore.” She has used her wit in multiple appearances on “The Tonight Show,” “The Late Show with David Letterman,” “The Today Show,” “Politically Incorrect,” “Jimmy Kimmel Live,” “The Late Late Show with Craig Ferguson,” CNN and many more.Tyler also appeared in “.45,” opposite Milla Jovovich, and “Santa Clause III” with Tim Allen.By now you might have heard that The Talk co-host, Aisha Tyler is breaking up from Jeff Tietjens, her husband of over 20 years. Unfortunately, Aisha Tyler says on today, that there are people who “perch at the courthouse always looking for dirt,” and released the news this passed weekend about the divorce before she had a chance to make an announcement. He has been the person who has influenced and cared for me through most of my life.
“When it was clear we were going to break up, I wanted to protect him. It’s very unfair to drag someone into this world if they don’t want any part of it.” She was tearful and clearly in pain as she said, “I love him.I will always love him.” Her tearful admittance was met with a standing ovation after one person in the audience cried, “We love you, Aisha!