Kaley Cuoco says she handled a “super dark time” following her second divorce.
The “Flight Attendant” star mentioned in a brand new interview with Selection that she was left struggling to stroll and even staged an intervention on herself following her separation from her second husband, equestrian Karl Prepare dinner, final yr.
“Going through my divorce, it was really a super dark time,” Cuoco advised the journal. “I just didn’t know how to deal with it. I was throwing myself into work to deny my depression, and how upset I was.”
Cuoco was coping with the top of her marriage, whereas enjoying a personality on “The Flight Attendant” who was dealing with obstacles of her personal. These two elements led to the actor admittedly going by means of “one of the hardest years of my life” and added, “I was really losing my mind.”
“It was the first time that I started therapy — I’ve been very open about that,” Cuoco mentioned, including that she began simply as she started filming season two of the HBO Max hit.
“It was horrible. And I developed a stress rash that ran all the way down my body for three straight months that wouldn’t go away,” she mentioned. “I literally, like, had fire on my leg for three months. I could barely walk.”
The troublesome interval led to a brand new chapter of transparency for Cuoco.
“I think for the first time, I wanted people to know that things just aren’t always what they seem,” she mentioned. “And things aren’t always so perfect.”
“One month in, I had an intervention on myself in my trailer — all my producers were in there. And I said, ‘I need help,’” Cuoco defined. “It was interesting to say that out loud. And to have everyone be like, ‘Yes, we want to help!’ I’m a working woman, and so independent, and I really take pride in being able to do everything. Well, this time, I literally couldn’t.”
Cuoco break up from Prepare dinner in September 2021, after three years of marriage. Earlier than Prepare dinner, she was beforehand married to tennis professional Ryan Sweeting.
The “Big Bang Theory” actor is at present in a relationship with “Ozark” actor Tom Pelphrey, although she’s sworn off any future nuptials.
“I would love to have a long-lasting relationship or a partnership. But I will never get married again,” Cuoco mentioned in a candid interview with Glamour in April. “But I believe in love because I’ve had incredible relationships. I know that they’re out there.”