The animosity between Nigella Lawson and Charles Saatchi didn't end when they signed on the dotted lines of their divorce papers and parted ways over the summer. They're now pulled into a court battle that's ugly with allegations of physical abuse and drug use being hurled between the domestic goddess and her ex-husband.
Their History: The British celebrity chef and her media mogul ex, who married in 2003, made headline news in June after photos of him appearing to choke her during a restaurant spat went viral. He described the incident as a "playful tiff," but she was radio silent … until she filed for divorce, citing ongoing unreasonable behavior. Their marriage officially ended on July 31.
The Court Case: The exes are now witnesses in a fraud case against two former assistants. Elisabetta "Lisa" Grillo, 41, and her sister Francesca, 35 allegedly stole more than $1.1 million from couple, charging dental treatments, driving lessons, and other personal items to Saatchi's credit cards.Read More »from Nigella Lawson Vs. Charles: What You Need to Know