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Where is April Dubois now? Facts about Wesley Snipes’ ex-wife

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April Dubos is the ex-wife of the Sheet actor, Wesley Snipes. Dubois and Snipes married in the 1980s and continued their courtship into the early 1990s with a son in between. Dubois’ husband is best known for the titular role in the 1998 Marvel Studios action thriller film, Sheet.

In addition, the father of April’s child also starred in hits like Demolition Man, New Jack City, Coming 2 America and Passenger 57. While the actor is seemingly in a loving relationship with his current wife in the present, few know about his long-forgotten dynamic with April; the first woman he ever had a family with.

While Snipes hasn’t mentioned April in any of his interviews, nor has he mentioned the mother of his first child, there was always that little bit of urgency to know what had happened to her. And the curiosity is still there. What’s disturbing is that April Dubois has been a complete mystery for the past several decades; or is it just what it seems?! Know in the article below.

April Dubois is believed to be of French descent

Considering some accounts, April Dubious, full name April Eloise Dubois, was born in 1963. Similarly, her ex-husband Wesley Snipes is slightly older and was born in 1962.

Her Name Meaning & Ancestral Details

Although there is not much about her heredity in the scriptures, in light of some facts, her surname DuBois comes from the Old French word “bois” meaning “wood”. It is a French topographical name given to a man who lived or worked in the forest, or who worked as a lumberjack. However, it is not clear whether her ethnicity actually dates back to de la Gaule.

Where does April Dubois live in 2023?

Moreover, if we are to believe some reports, she currently resides in Graceland Cir, Morrow, Georgia. Before that, she lived in Stone Mountain, GA. Similarly, she reportedly works for Mastercard Inc.

April Dubois Marriage and relationship with Wesley Snipes

While the knowledge; where and when the couple met is in the middle of nowhere, there are sources claiming that the Florida native actor and Dubois were together since college.

They married in 1985 and were in a marital relationship until 1990. Their wedding was a beautiful ceremony, but they couldn’t last their marriage for long.

Her divorce and children

While April and Wesley’s marriage only lasted about five years, Dubious did become the mother of one of the unions. Her son with Wesley Snipes, Jelani Asar Snipes was born in 1988.

At the time of April and Sinpes’ divorce, Jelani was only two. Reportedly, the couple got joint custody of their son after the divorce. He was one when he first appeared in the 1990 American musical comedy-drama Mo Better Bluesnext to his father.

From now on, however, Dubois’ son with the Trinity actor has seemingly cut himself off from the media attention. You could say he chose to stay out of the limelight. His current profession will remain a mystery from now on.

He is also just a ghost person on social sites like Facebook, Instagram and Twitter.

There are few records claiming that he graduated in economics, philosophy and Spanish from Oglethorpe University in 2009.

However, the credentials discussed are yet to have a clear assessment.

April Dubois Now: Did She Remarry After Divorce From Wesley Snipes?

The discomfort in the aforementioned question, unlike Snipes, April has long since said goodbye to the showbiz world. Her spotlight shone for as long as she was the wife of the Orlando-born star. After the divorce, she has become just another name that Hollywood had seen in a red carpet or two.

As for whether she remarried after splitting up with Snipes; the answer pretty much leans towards the positive facet. Some records show that Dubois now goes by the full name of April Dubois Bullock. To be precise, April is currently marriedHowever, the specifics regarding her latest how about as sparse as chicken teeth.

Professionally yes she has been reported to have served as an agent for Auraa, Inc. is a Georgia Domestic Profit Corporation. The company’s headquarters is in Morrow, GA 30260.

She is also one of the directors of the company along with her son, Jelani Dubois Snipes. Dubois also owns another company by the name, IBIS Catalog Inc, of Atalanta, Georgia.

After the divorce, her ex-husband Wesley married a Korean American woman

The second time Dubois’s ex-husband walked down the aisle was for a Korean-born American painter, Nakyung Park.

She is an artist from South Korea and is the daughter of the late Park Cheol, a South Korean television producer. The self-taught artist Nakyung has dual citizenship, American and South Korean.

April Dubois' former husband Wesley Snipes his wife Nakyung Park.
April Dubois’ former husband, Wesley Snipes, married Korean-American painter Nakyung Park

She first met April’s ex-husband in the late 1990s and the duo tied the knot on March 17, 2003.

A Bergen County court document from The ENQUIRER states that their brief civil ceremony took place at the Courthouse in Hackensack, NJ. The ceremony was reportedly strictly by the book.

Snipes and Park are parents of four children namely, Akhenaten Kihwa-T Snipes, Iset Jua-T SnipesAlaafia Jehu-T Snipes, and Alimayu Moa-T Snipes.

April Duboid Former partner talked about Mahershala Ali replacing him for his iconic role

At San Diego Comic-Con 2019, the Marvel Cinematic Universe announced that Oscar-winning actor, Mahershala Ali, would play the supernatural superhero Blade in a future film adaptation of the character.

Knowing this, the same month April’s former partner, Wesley Snipes, expressed his reaction to the reboot and the new protagonist.

“To all you DAYWALKERS going crazy right now, chillax. While the news comes as a surprise, it’s ALL GOOD. That’s the ‘business’ of ‘entertainment!’”

said Snipes in a statement to in July 2019.

Wesley Snipes shares his thoughts on Mahershala Ali playing Blade in the MCU.
Former Blade star, Wesley Snipes expressed excitement over Marvel’s announcement that Mahershala Ali will play the next Blade. Source: Getty

He also wished peace to the MCU crew, saying he had always been a fan. The former husband of April Budois, of course, congratulated Mahershala Ali and admired his talent as an artist. He further expressed how excited he was to see Ali play the vampire slayer. He hoped to work with the Moonlight actor one day.

Snipes finally thanked his fans for the incredible outpouring of love.

Ali on the other hand paid tribute to Snipes by posting a picture of him in full vampire hunting garb on his Twitter.

April Dubois net worth

The Florida-born former conjugal half of Dubois is certainly a man who is in the two-comma club, that is, a millionaire. However, sources differ when reporting even the estimated figures. The numbers go as low as south of ten million to as high as north of 20. Be that as it may, the Passenger 57 actor is certainly a prosperous star.

On the other hand, April’s former husband, Wesley, has a net worth of around $10 million.


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