The Untold Facts Of Sheletta Chapital, Anthony Mackie’s Ex-Wife
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Sheletta Chapital (aka Sheleta Chapital Mackie) is a make-up artist by profession and came to the media after her marriage to Marvel movie actor Anthony Mackie. Her ex-husband gained worldwide recognition for his charismatic performances in hit superhero films such as Captain America: The Winter Soldier, Ant-Man, Avengers: Infinity War, and Avengers: Endgame.

And speaking of married life, Shelly and Anthony were married for about three years before they amicably separated. The former lovers also had four children together.

In addition, we will tell you about the early life, parents, and many other hidden facts of Anthony Mackie’s ex-wife, Scheletta. Let’s dive into this story!

Sheletta Chapital Bio And Parents

Sheletta was born in the late 1970s in New Orleans, Louisiana. She is the daughter of New Orleans resident Sheila Chapital. Her mother has shared a few photos of her father on Facebook but has not yet revealed his name or other details.

Anthony’s ex also has a sister named Shela Chapital Autman. Both of the Chapital sisters grew up in their hometown of New Orleans. Her sister now works for Self Employed and Loving It.

What Is Sheletta Chapital Ethnicity? Details On Her Age

She is of mixed ethnic origin. Sheletta is of American nationality. As for her age, Sheletta Chapital is 42 years old as of 2021.


Sheletta attended high school under the name McMain Magnet Secondary School. Later she continued her education at Warren Easton, Sr High School. Anthony, who would later become her husband, attended the same school.

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Professional Career: What Does Sheletta Chapital Do?

As we mentioned before, Sheletta is a make-up artist. Unfortunately, other details about her professional life are still quite vague. Since she became famous as Anthony’s wife, the 42-year-old has kept most of her life completely private.

Meanwhile, her famous husband Anthony has a good career in the entertainment industry. He made his acting debut in the 2002 semi-biographical drama “8 Mile”. In the same year, Mackie made his television debut as a bar patron in the comedy-drama As If.

The actor shot to fame in the psychological thriller “The Manchurian Candidate” starring Denzel Washington.

Sheletta And Her Ex-Hubby Anthony Were  Childhood Sweethearts: Their Love Story From Their First Meeting

The two first met when they were both in primary school. In fact, Sheletta and her future husband were both seven years old when they first met. In addition, Anthony recalled on The Queen Latifah Show,

“It was funny. I was coming from a very bad school and going to a very good school. And when I walked into second grade it was Dr. Seuss Day, and we had the little hot plate out and the teacher was making green eggs and ham.”

The “Avengers: Endgame” actor added,

“So I walk in and I looked and I see this little girl with these ratty pigtails and skinny legs, and I was like, ‘Wow!’ ”


Sheletta also revealed that the two started dating intermittently when they were both in preschool. However, at the age of 20, the duo hadn’t been in touch for a while, but they reconnected while Mackie was renovating a home in his hometown of New Orleans.

The two rekindled their romance at a Hurricane Katrina charity rock concert. The actor reflected on the moment in an interview with James Corden.

“She put her number in my phone, and it’s been dope ever since.”

Sheletta Chapital Is Anthony Mackie’s Ex-Wife: Their Wedding Details

Initially, Sheletta and Anthony managed to keep their marriage to themselves. But somehow, websites found out about their top-secret marriage more than six months after they walked down the aisle.

Page Six was the first to break the huge news. According to the source, Sheletta and Anthony exchanged marriage vows on 17 December 2014. The two were married in a small wedding ceremony at the Hard Rock Hotel and Casino in Punta Cana, Dominican Republic.

They flew to the island when Anthony was starring in the film “Our Brand is Crisis”. The wedding guests included around 150 family members and close friends. Their two sons were also present.

An insider who attended their beach wedding told Page Six.

“It was low-key and super-relaxed. They had a welcome dinner. We golfed and drank. They went on a honeymoon soon after.”

They Shared Four Kids

Sheletta is the mother of four children with Anthony; she gave birth to their first child, a boy, in 2009. They already had a second child before their marriage. In November 2015, Anthony’s wife Mackie gave birth to their third son. The actor told the Los Angeles Times,

“I recently had my third kid, and it just messed up everything that was my reality. It just changes your entire perspective on the world. Even traveling is an issue now — I’ve got to buy five tickets!”

A few years after the birth of their third child, Sheletta and Anthony became parents for the fourth time, welcoming their son.

However, the duo has kept all their children behind closed doors.

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Sheletta’s Amicable Divorce With Her Ex-Husband Anthony

The former lovers filed for divorce after three years of marriage back in late 2017. And their divorce was finalized the following year. According to sources, the couple has split the custody battle of their four children together.

However, the reason for their divorce has not yet been revealed.

Where Is Sheletta Now? Also, Know About Her Relationship Status In 2021?

Anthony’s ex-wife is currently living in her hometown of New Orleans, Louisiana. However, the former celebrity spouse is quite confidential when it comes to her dating life. Therefore, we cannot confirm whether Sheletta has moved on with someone else or is still single.

Sheletta Chapital Net Worth

Her net worth in 2021 is $500k. On the other hand, the fortune of Sheleta’s ex-husband Anthony is estimated at $8 million. A significant part of his net worth comes mainly from his distinguished acting career.

Quick Facts About Sheletta Chapital

Full NameSheletta Chapital
Popular forAnthony Mackie’s Wife
Estimated Net Worth$4 million dollars
Birth PlaceNew Orleans, Louisiana, united states
EthnicityAfro- American
Spouse Anthony Mackie (Ex-husband)
Height5 feet 4 inches
Weight55 kg
Body TypeSlim
Eye ColorBrown
Hair ColorBlonde