Marlon Yates is an American actor best known for his appearance as The D.O.C in 2015 biopic Straight Outta Compton. He his debut in acting in the 2015 television movie Will to Love. He has played in Straight Outta Compton alongside Jason Mitchell and Aldis Hodge. He had an affair with Shaunie O’Neal.
Marlon Tates and Shaunie O'Neal
Shaunie O’Neal is an executive producer and a cast member on a program Basketball Wives La and Miami. She is best known as the ex-wife of Shaquille O’Neal, former American professional Basketball player.
Marlon Yates Jr.’s relationship with Shaunie O’Neal
Marlon Yates and his girlfriend, Shaunie O’Neal ended their affair some months back in October 2016. The BasketBall Wives presenter confirmed the truthiness of the news with VH1 and told that they have quit their relationship. They were in a relationship since 2012.
Marlon, who recently appeared on Khloe Kardashian's Kocktail With Khloe, was first seen with BBW creator probably six years ago at Play Nightclub in Miami. He appeared in the 2nd season with his love where she introduced him to his fans. The rumor of their breakup rose as did not appear on her show on this season. Shaunie later explained that:
Maybe because that relationship, it doesn’t exist anymore. It’s not a bad thing [that it ended].
Shaunie was previously married to a basketball player, Shaquille O’Neal. They ended and got separated in 2007 but were officially divorced in 2009. There was also a rumor about Marlon being a gay. His profile was found on a gay dating website “Adam 4 Adam” but has not been confirmed if it is used by himself or not. There is still a question, Is Marlon Yates a gay?
Shaunie O’Neal’s divorce with Shaquille O’Neal
Shaunie O’Neal was married to Shaquille O’Neal on 26th December 2002. Shaunie filed a divorce against her husband on 4th September 2007 in a Miami-Dade Circuit court but later withdrew as they were back together. However, they finally ended relation with divorce on November 10, 2009.
Shaunie O'Neal with her ex-husband, Shaquille O'Neal
Shaunie and Shaquille have four children together ( Shareef, Amirah, Shaquir, and Me’arah). Shareef was also seen playing high school basketball.