Elton John’s ex-wife Renate Blauel reportedly claimed the couple had tried for youths however struggled to conceive in new court docket paperwork.
Claims have circulated Renate, 67, has demanded £3million in a Excessive Court docket battle after Elton allegedly broke the phrases of an settlement they made once they cut up up in 1988.
The I am Nonetheless Standing hitmaker, 73, boldly acknowledged he by no means needed youngsters earlier than he met his love David Furnish in his memoir Me which was revealed earlier this 12 months.
Elton and David have sons Zachary, 9, and Elijah, seven, who have been born utilizing a surrogate.
However his ex-wife has made heart-wrenching claims the couple tried for a child however they have been unable to conceive in court docket paperwork obtained by The Sun.
Court docket paperwork learn: “The truth is, the Claimant [Blauel] and the Defendant [John] did try and have youngsters throughout their relationship however have been unable to take action.”
Her authorized crew have introduced into questions statements made by the singing tremendous star within the 2018 biopic Rocketman and his 2020 autobiography.
In court docket paperwork, it is mentioned Renate highlighted the suggestion they did not need youngsters had “significantly misrepresented the character of their relationship”.
It is claimed Renate requested Elton take away this section from his autobiography however he refused.
Additional claims mentioned the recording engineer stored up her finish of the cut price on protecting the small print of their marriage personal whereas the singer has shone a lightweight on their relationship within the movie and e book.
Her barrister Adam Wolanski QC mentioned within the paperwork: “She has, because the launch of the movie, suffered recurring nightmares, agoraphobia, anxiousness, despair, concern, and has needed to relive her previous always.
“The publication of the memoir exacerbated these signs. She has wanted, and can proceed to wish, medical intervention and remedy.”
Elton’s authorized crew have dismissed the claims and alleged his ex-wife needs to strive get more cash from him.
His barrister Colin West QC denied Elton had any information Renate was inclined to psychological well being points.
Nonetheless, it is reported Elton was “shocked” by the case as they’ve had an amicable relationship and he claimed every thing within the e book was already within the public accessible.
A supply mentioned: “Elton is shocked and saddened by Renate’s declare, particularly as he has solely ever praised her publicly.”
Do you’ve a narrative to promote? Get in contact with us at firstname.lastname@example.org or name us direct 0207 29 33033